Mark Gillespie

Scotch Whisky Industry Boiling Over Proposed Water Limits

The Scottish Parliament has approved legislation banning industrial firms from using more than 10 million liters of water per day...

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Beam Sued for $100 Million Over Irish Whiskey Supplies

Beam Inc. has been sued in federal court by Sidney Frank Importing Co. over a contract to supply bulk whiskey...

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Episode 414: March 2, 2013

Whisky has historically been thought of as a “man’s drink”, but thankfully, that’s changing. Not only are more women drinking...

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Glenmorangie Invites Fans to Design New Dram

Glenmorangie is kicking off a new Cask Masters program this weekend at the Universal Whisky Experience in Las Vegas, as...

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Hellyers Road to Teach French to Say G’Day, Mate!

If you’ve heard WhiskyCast coverage of Whisky Live Paris for the last several years, you’ve likely heard Mark Littler of...

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Edrington Group Fined For 2011 Warehouse Fire

The UK’s Health & Safety Executive has fined Edrington Group £40,000 GBP ($61,600 USD) for safety violations blamed in a 2011...

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Chivas CEO To Swap Jobs With Pernod Ricard Colleague

Chivas Brothers Chairman and CEO Christian Porta is returning to Paris this July in a job swap with Laurent Lacassagne,...

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Chivas Brothers Flushes Whisky Down the Drain

Chivas Brothers is investigating an incident at its Dumbarton bottling plant in Scotland after a mixup led to thousands of...

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Woodford Reserve Unveils 2013 Kentucky Derby Bottle

Woodford Reserve is marking its 15th year as the “Official Bourbon of the Kentucky Derby®” with its annual Derby commemorative...

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The Macallan & Oakley Team Up

Flasks have become less popular since aviation security officials worldwide started limiting the carry-on liquids for airline passengers, but if...

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