Mark Gillespie

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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Old Pulteney 1990 Takes Spirit of Whisky Fringe Honors

August 14, 2014 – Old Pulteney’s 1990 vintage was named the Spirit of Whisky Fringe winner at this past weekend’s...

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Benromach Boosts Maturation Warehouse Capacity

August 12, 2014 – One of Scotland’s smallest distilleries has nearly doubled its storage capacity with the addition of two...

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Racing Legend Franchitti Curates The Balvenie 2014 Rare Craft Collection

August 12, 2014 – The Balvenie is kicking off its second annual Rare Craft Collection tour in Carmel, California this...

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Teelings Begin Construction On Dublin Distillery

August 11, 2014 – Teeling Whiskey Company has started construction work on Dublin’s first whiskey distillery since the closings of...

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Episode 491: August 8, 2014

Stuart Nickerson has kept a low profile since leaving Glenglassaugh Distillery following its sale last year, but he has several...

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Scotch Whisky Avoids Russian Trade Sanctions For Now

August 8, 2014 – The escalating battle of economic sanctions between Russia and Western nations over the situation in Ukraine...

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New Irish Whiskey Brands Coming To Market

August 8, 2014 – Irish Whiskey has been the fastest-growing segment of the global whisky industry, and two more players...

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