Mark Gillespie

Ichiro Akuto’s Japanese Whiskies Coming to U.S. Market

Japanese whisky maker Ichiro Akuto has reached an agreement that American whisky lovers have been waiting for for years. In...

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Ranger Creek to Release Rimfire Smoked Texas Whiskey

San Antonio-based Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling will release Rimfire Smoked  Texas Whiskey on March 21, with a series of...

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Jim Beam Launches Jacob’s Ghost White Whiskey

Jim Beam has entered the “white whiskey” category popular with bartenders by launching “Jacob’s Ghost”, named in honor of Jacob...

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Dickel Reality Show Hits Hulu

Diageo’s George Dickel Tennessee Whiskey has teamed up with the producers of reality shows “Deadliest Catch” and “Ice Road Truckers”...

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Scotch Whisky Industry Boiling Over Proposed Water Limits

The Scottish Parliament has approved legislation banning industrial firms from using more than 10 million liters of water per day...

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Beam Sued for $100 Million Over Irish Whiskey Supplies

Beam Inc. has been sued in federal court by Sidney Frank Importing Co. over a contract to supply bulk whiskey...

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Episode 414: March 2, 2013

Whisky has historically been thought of as a “man’s drink”, but thankfully, that’s changing. Not only are more women drinking...

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Glenmorangie Invites Fans to Design New Dram

Glenmorangie is kicking off a new Cask Masters program this weekend at the Universal Whisky Experience in Las Vegas, as...

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Hellyers Road to Teach French to Say G’Day, Mate!

If you’ve heard WhiskyCast coverage of Whisky Live Paris for the last several years, you’ve likely heard Mark Littler of...

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Edrington Group Fined For 2011 Warehouse Fire

The UK’s Health & Safety Executive has fined Edrington Group £40,000 GBP ($61,600 USD) for safety violations blamed in a 2011...

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