Mark Gillespie

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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Kilchoman To Release 2013 Machir Bay Malt

Machir Bay is the beach on Islay just down the road from the farm where Kilchoman is located, and this...

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Maker’s Mark 2013 Keeneland Bottle to Honor Dan Issel

Maker’s Mark has not officially announced the honoree for the 2013 “Keeneland Bottle”, which is released each spring around the...

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“Canadian Whisky” Wins Medal

Davin de Kergommeaux’s 2012 book Canadian Whisky took home a Bronze Medal in the 2013 Gourmand World Book Awards. The...

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Duncan Taylor Releases Smokin’ Blended Scotch

The “Smokin” in the headline isn’t an adjective, but the actual name for the new Blended Scotch whisky from Duncan...

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