Mark Gillespie

Episode 325: July 17, 2011

The Scottish town of Oban celebrated its 200th anniversary this week, and the folks at Oban Distillery fired up a...

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Knockin’ on History’s Door

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Knockdhu Distillery in Scotland opened in 1894, and has seen many changes over the years. However, the home of An...

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Episode 324: July 9, 2011

As distilleries replace old equipment with new, the old stuff winds up on the scrap heap most of the time....

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Episode 323: July 3, 2011

It’s been a little over four months since a massive earthquake destroyed much of Christchurch, New Zealand and claimed 181...

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Episode 322: June 26, 2011

Since 1869, Wild Turkey bourbon has been made on Wild Turkey Hill, just east of Lawrenceburg, Kentucky. Jimmy and Eddie...

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Q&A with Wild Turkey’s Jimmy & Eddie Russell

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Legendary Wild Turkey Master Distiller Jimmy Russell and his son, Associate Distiller Eddie Russell, answer questions from WhiskyCast listeners in...

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Episode 321: June 19, 2011

Pulteney Distillery celebrates its 195th anniversary this year in the North Sea fishing town of Wick, Scotland. It’s the home...

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The Balblair Distillery Team

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In the old days, as many as 14 men made whisky at Balblair Distillery in the Scottish Highlands. Now, just...

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Episode 320: June 12, 2011

It’s a busy summer at Balblair Distillery in the Scottish Highlands. Not only are they making whisky, but the distillery...

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Episode 319: June 4, 2011

In the last episode, I mentioned the Balcones Brimstone blue corn whiskey from Balcones Distillery in Waco, Texas…and how the...

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