Mark Gillespie

Alberta Flooding Forces Distillery Shutdowns

Updated June 25, 2013 – Massive flooding along several rivers in Alberta have claimed at least three lives, caused millions...

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Diageo Teams Up With Dunhill for Blue Label Collection

June 24, 2013 – Diageo will release a special Alfred Dunhill Johnnie Walker Blue Label collection for the travel retail...

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Craig Daniels Wins Australian Whisky Tasting Title for Third Time

June 23, 2013 – Craig Daniels has claimed his third title in the Australian Malt Whisky Tasting Championship with a...

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Episode 430: June 23, 2013

Here’s a challenge: Pick the whiskies for a wedding party, with an emphasis on quality over quantity, and you’re spending...

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Hankey Bannister Returns to Roots with Heritage Blend

June 21, 2013 – Hankey Bannister, the International Beverages-owned blended Scotch brand, has a new limited-release expression that was created...

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Black Bull Teams Up With Ecurie Ecosse, Plans 2014 Le Mans Bid

June 21, 2013 – The 24 Hours of Le Mans kicks off Saturday, but Scotland’s Ecurie Ecosse racing team is...

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OBE Awarded to Keepers of the Quaich Founder

June 21, 2013 – There are few things that James Espey hasn’t done in the whisky industry. He’s one of...

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Kilbeggan’s Patriot Punch

June 19, 2013 – This recipe supplied by Kilbeggan can be served either as an individual drink or in a...

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Edrington Confirms Plans for New Units in US, Asia, & Middle East

June 19, 2013 – Edrington Group will end its U.S. distribution agreement with Rémy Cointreau at the end of March, 2014,...

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Episode 429: June 16, 2013

When Beam acquired Ireland’s Cooley Whiskey at the end of 2011, Cooley Managing Director Jack Teeling had the chance to...

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