Mark Gillespie

Ardbeg’s Orbiting Whisky To Return From Space Station After Inspiring Supernova 2014 Release

August 28, 2014 – After three years in orbit as part of an experiment on board the International Space Station,...

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Law Firm Targeting “Small-Batch” Producers

August 27, 2014 – A Chicago-based law firm is looking for consumers who bought “small-batch” whiskies from craft distillers and...

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Napa’s Charbay Distillery Escapes Damage In Earthquake

August 26, 2014 – This weekend’s 6.0 magnitude earthquake caused millions of dollars in damage at many of Northern California’s...

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Maker’s Mark Cask Strength Goes On Sale Monday

August 26, 2014 – Monday is the Labor Day holiday in the US, and for the most extreme fans of...

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Construction Work Begins This Week At Stitzel-Weller

August 25, 2014 – Put this story in the category of rumor control. Diageo’s groundbreaking ceremony last week for the...

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Episode 493: August 22, 2014

This week, we’ll wrap up our conversation with Bourbon Hall of Fame member Chuck Cowdery, author of the new book...

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Diageo Breaks Ground On Bulleit Bourbon Distillery In Kentucky

August 21, 2014 – Diageo’s newest distillery is still two years away from producing its first spirit, but work has...

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Episode 492: August 16, 2014

Chuck Cowdery is regarded as one of the top Bourbon writers around, and is one of the few writers to...

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Japanese Whiskies Dominate Bonhams Hong Kong Auction

August 16, 2014 – While one of the usual suspects led the overall bidding at Bonhams in Hong Kong during...

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Russia Takes On Jack Daniel’s In Latest “Safety” Action

August 15, 2015 – Russian officials have expanded their sanctions against American whiskey to take on the largest brand in...

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