Mark Gillespie

The Balvenie To Expand Single Barrel & Tun 1401 Ranges

April 23, 2014 – The Balvenie will expand its range of single barrel malts with a new 15-year-old Sherry Cask...

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Suntory Acquisition of Beam Clears Final Hurdle

April 22, 2014 – Suntory’s $16 billion acquisition of Beam has been approved by European Commission competition regulators. The merger...

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Belle Meade Bourbon’s Bloody Belle

April 21, 2014 – This recipe comes from Charlie and Andy Nelson, who are reviving their family’s Nelson’s Green Brier...

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Kavalan Enters US Market With Award-Winning Taiwan Malts

April 21, 2014 – After months of delays, Kavalan’s single malt whiskies from Taiwan will go on sale in the...

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Episode 475: April 19, 2014

Whisky has a place in the kitchen as well as the bar, and Bourbon may well be one of the...

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Beam Executives To Step Down After Suntory Deal Closes

April 18, 2014 – Three senior Beam, Inc. executives have announced their plans to step down after Suntory’s $16 billion...

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Craft Distillers Team Up For “Four Kings” Bourbon

April 18, 2014 – Distillers have long been known for collaborating with each other on techniques, recipes, and even supplying...

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Kentucky Governor Signs “Barrel Tax” Relief Bill

April 17, 2014– Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has signed a bill that gives the Commonwealth’s whisky distillers a break from...

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Wild Turkey Honors Jimmy Russell, Opens New Visitors Center

April 15, 2014 – Wild Turkey officially kicked off what is being called the “Year of Jimmy Russell” with a...

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Heaven Hill Gives Rittenhouse Rye New Focus

April 15, 2014 – Heaven Hill’s Rittenhouse Rye has long been a favorite of bartenders and Rye whisky fans, but...

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