Mark Gillespie

Repeal Day Cocktails From Diageo

November 23, 2013 – With the 80th anniversary of Prohibition’s repeal coming up on December 5, Diageo’s in-house bar tending...

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Bardstown Principal Cleared As Suspect in Pappy Theft

November 23, 2013 – Franklin County (Kentucky) sheriff’s deputies have cleared Bardstown High School principal Chris Pickett as a suspect...

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Episode 453: November 23, 2013

Gavin Hewitt is stepping down next month after ten years as the chief executive of the Scotch Whisky Association, balancing...

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This Week’s New Releases

November 22, 2013 – There have been announcements of several new whisky releases this week that will be arriving in...

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Michael Webster’s “The Mixed Bag”

November 20, 2013 – Michael Webster of Toronto’s Bar Isabel created this cocktail recipe using Auchentoshan Three Wood, and won the...

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Glenmorangie In Row With Highland Council Over Expansion

November 20, 2013 – Glenmorangie’s expansion plans have been criticized by Highland Council members, who accused the company of starting...

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Diageo’s Menezes: No Need To Buy Beam, New Bourbons Coming

November 20, 2013 – Analysts have been predicting ever since Beam Inc. became a standalone spirits company that Diageo would...

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SWA’s Hewitt: Should Have Acted Sooner To Block Minimum Pricing

November 19, 2013 – As the Scotch Whisky Association fights the Scottish National Party’s attempts to impose minimum pricing standards...

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Wild Turkey 101 Rye Returns

November 18, 2013 – Wild Turkey is bringing back its highly-regarded 101-proof Rye whiskey after a year off the market...

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Episode 452: November 16, 2013

Dr. Matthew Crow of Diageo is one of Scotch Whisky’s up-and-coming blenders. Working under Dr. Jim Beveridge, he helped create...

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