Mark Gillespie

Highland Park: Scotch Whisky, Orcadian Heritage

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Highland Park is Scotland’s northernmost distillery, and has a character that’s uniquely Orcadian. Orkney was home to ancient Neolithic tribes...

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Episode 425: May 19, 2013

Gordon & MacPhail has released thousands of single cask bottlings over the years, including the two oldest whiskies ever bottled:...

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Forty Creek Unveils 2013 Limited Release: Heart of Gold

May 16, 2013 – Canada’s award-winning Forty Creek Distillery traditionally announces its annual limited edition release each May, and John...

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Chivas Brothers Releases Ballantine’s 17 Miltonduff Edition

May 15, 2013 – Chivas Brothers is releasing a special edition of its Ballantine’s 17-year-old blended Scotch with a recipe...

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Spirit of Speyside Festival Award Winners

May 14, 2013 – Chivas Brothers and William Grant & Sons whiskies took top honors in the annual Spirit of...

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Darren McGettigan’s Kilbeggan Waterwheel

May 13, 2013 – Kilbeggan provided this recipe created by Darren McGettigan of the Bar Beoga at Galway’s Menlo Park...

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Exclusive: 35 Maple Street Developing Bourbon Brand

May 13, 2013 – 35 Maple Street, the California-based spirits company with ties to the Sebastiani wine family, is developing...

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Mackmyra to End “Specials” Series with #10

May 13, 2013 – Sweden’s Mackmyra Distillery has released the 10th and final single malt in its “Specials” series of...

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Episode 424: May 12, 2013

One of the fun things about WhiskyCast has been the opportunity to watch dreams come true, and that’s the case...

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Maker’s Mark to Feature Pitino on Commemorative Bottle

May 9, 2013 – University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino has had a pretty good year…so far. His Cardinals...

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