Mark Gillespie

The Glenrothes Releases 1969 Single Cask

February 19, 2014 – The Glenrothes has released the second in its “Extraordinary Cask” series of single cask bottlings –...

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Episode 466: February 15, 2014

There have been many more questions than answers about Diageo’s new Orphan Barrel range of whiskies…until now. Diageo’s Ewan Morgan...

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Houston’s Reserve 101 Whisky Bar Adds Glenmorangie 1963

February 15, 2014 – With only 50 bottles worldwide in the re-release of Glenmorangie 1963, it’s likely that most have...

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Whyte & Mackay Officially On The Block

February 12, 2014 – Diageo and United Spirits have officially kicked off the sale process for USL’s Whyte & Mackay...

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This Week’s Whisky News & Notes

February 12, 2014 – Here are some of the stories making news in the whisky world this week… Beam is...

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Basil Hayden’s Presidential Cherry Spice

February 11, 2014 – With President’s Day coming up on the 17th — purists will remember when we used to...

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Orphan Barrel Bourbons Get Birth Certificate (Of Sorts)

February 11, 2014 – Diageo’s new Orphan Barrel line of whiskies is based on so-called “found” barrels of whisky that...

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India’s Supreme Court Delays Hearings On Diageo-United Spirits Case

February 11, 2014 – India’s Supreme Court has delayed hearings until April on an appeal from Diageo and United Spirits...

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Beam to Release 25th Anniversary Edition of Booker’s

February 10, 2014 – This month marks 10 years since the passing of Booker Noe, the legendary 6th-generation Master Distiller...

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UK Regulators: No Decision On Diageo’s W&M Proposal Without A Buyer

February 10, 2014 – The UK’s Office of Fair Trading will not issue its opinion on Diageo’s proposal to sell approximately...

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