Mark Gillespie

William Grant & Sons Picks A Side In Scottish Independence Debate

July 6, 2014 – While the larger Scotch Whisky industry has remained relatively neutral on Scotland’s independence referendum set for...

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Episode 486: July 4, 2014

Corn farmers have a saying “knee high by the Fourth of July” to gauge whether their crop will be a...

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Glasgow Distillery Gets Green Light

July 3, 2014 – Glasgow’s city council has approved planning permission for work to begin on the city’s first new...

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Highland Park Adds NAS Malt To Core Range

July 1, 2014 – Highland Park is jumping on the no-age-statement bandwagon with a new release. Dark Origins was inspired...

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Episode 485: June 27, 2014

Michael Urquhart is retiring from Gordon & MacPhail in September, but the leader of the family-owned business calls it a...

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Bourbon Capital To Get Another Distillery

June 26, 2014 – Bardstown, Kentucky claims the title of “Bourbon Capital of the World”, with the trademark to prove...

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The AmEx Centurion Lounge’s George & Ginger

June 25, 2014 – Mixologist Jim Meehan created this cocktail as part of a series of signature drinks for the...

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The Wild Geese Gold Cup

June 25, 2014 – With a certain international football tournament (the name of which is trademarked and heavily enforced), underway...

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Bruichladdich’s Duncan McGillivray To Retire

June 25, 2014 – Longtime Bruichladdich Distillery general manager Duncan McGillivray will call it a career on Friday after more...

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Jim Beam Releasing New Signature Craft Bourbons

June 25, 2014 – Jim Beam is putting more emphasis on its Signature Craft line of premium Bourbons with plans...

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