Mark Gillespie

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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Kentucky Bourbon Trail Gets Starting Line in Louisville

May 9, 2013 – While Heaven Hill’s new Evan Williams Bourbon Experience won’t open in downtown Louisville until this fall,...

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Jura Updates Core Range Packaging

May 9, 2013 – Whyte & Mackay’s Jura single malt whiskies are getting a new package design, along with names...

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New Ardnamurchan Distillery Names First Manager

May 8, 2013 – Ardnamurchan Distillery, currently under construction on the Ardnamurchan Peninsula in northwest Scotland, has named its first...

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Murray McDavid Sold to Aceo

Updated May 13, 2013 – One of the questions surrounding last year’s acquisition of Bruichladdich by Rémy Cointreau focused on the...

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Wine Enthusiast Honors Charbay’s Karakasevic & Rock Town’s Lewis

May 7, 2013 – Wine Enthusiast Magazine has named its annual “Top 40 Tastemakers Under 40″ – honoring rising young...

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Diageo CEO Paul Walsh to Step Down

May 7, 2013 – In a move that had been anticipated for some time by drinks industry observers, Diageo CEO...

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Episode 423: May 4, 2013

Family-owned businesses often face obstacles that other companies don’t, and the whisky business is no exception. This week, Fred and...

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