Mark Gillespie

Loch Lomond, Glen Scotia Distilleries Sold

March 3, 2014 – The UK-based private equity firm Exponent has acquired the Loch Lomond Distillery Company from the Bulloch...

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Episode 468: March 1, 2014

Maker’s Mark celebrates its 60th anniversary this year, and the distillery is about to undergo a $70 million dollar expansion...

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Bowmore Trilogy Leads Bidding at Bonhams

February 28, 2014 – A complete set of the 2007-2009 Bowmore Trilogy series brought the high bid at Bonhams during...

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Maker’s Mark To Get $70 Million Expansion

February 27, 2014 – Maker’s Mark will break ground next month on a $70 million expansion of the historic distillery...

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Inver House Investing £4 Million to Expand Speyburn

February 26, 2014 – Yet another Speyside distillery is set for expansion, as Inver House Distillers and its parent company...

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The Last Drop Unveils 50-Year-Old Blended Scotch

February 26, 2014 – It’s been almost seven years since James Espey, Tom Jago, and Peter Fleck unleashed the original...

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Brora 40 Becomes Most Expensive Diageo Single Malt

February 26, 2014 – At a recommended price of £6,995 ($11,660 USD), the Brora 40-Year-Old tops the price list for...

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Rhetoric Bourbon Will Be Third Orphan Barrel Release

February 24, 2014 – The first two whiskies in Diageo’s new Orphan Barrel range are still a few weeks away...

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Episode 467: February 23, 2014

Alwynne Gwilt couldn’t stand whisky…hated it, in fact. That is, until a former boss in London dragged the Canadian expat...

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Mackmyra Cuts Jobs, Exports On Sluggish Sales

February 22, 2014 – Mackmyra started the boom in Swedish whisky distilling when eight whisky lovers decided to build their...

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