Mark Gillespie

U.S. Sales Help Push Diageo to 8% Gain in 2013 Profits

July 31, 2013 – Diageo, the world’s largest whisky producer, reported an 8% increase in profits for the 2012 fiscal...

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Brenne to Expand U.S. Distribution

July 30, 2013 – Less than a year after Allison Patel entered the U.S. market with Brenne Estate Cask single...

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Henry McKenna Bourbons Get a Facelift

July 30, 2013 – Heaven Hill plans to expand distribution of its Henry McKenna range of Bourbons, and is giving...

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The Balvenie Unveils New Travel Retail Range

July 30, 2013 – The Balvenie has unveiled its second travel retail release of the year, a three-expression series of...

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Diageo To Move Whiskey Barrels in Louisville

July 27, 2013 - Diageo and Louisville’s Air Pollution Control District have reached an agreement to resolve air quality complaints...

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Episode 435: July 27, 2013

Ask a Scot about Ben Nevis, and you’re more likely to hear about the highest peak in Scotland than the...

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Bowmore Releases 1989 Port Cask Single Malt

┬áJuly 26, 2013 – Bowmore has released a 23-year-old Port cask-matured single malt. The limited-edition whisky was distilled in 1989,...

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William Grant & Sons Dominates IWSC Whisky Trophies

July 25, 2013 – William Grant & Sons, the family-owned company responsible for Glenfiddich, The Balvenie, and Grant’s whiskies, led...

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Stagg Jr. Coming From Buffalo Trace

July 25, 2013 – As WhiskyCast first reported in March, Buffalo Trace plans to release a younger and more widely...

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Episode 434: July 20, 2013

The whisky world lost one of the legends this week with the passing of Buffalo Trace Master Distiller Emeritus Elmer...

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