Congratulations to Eddie Russell of Wild Turkey...he's been promoted to Master Distiller alongside his father, the legendary Jimmy Russell. Don't worry...Jimmy's not going anywhere anytime soon, though. I'm hoping to get him on the phone for a quick chat in the next day or two, but Eddie's on the road in Brazil this week and unavailable for interviews.
January 26, 2015 - For nearly 34 years, Wild Turkey's Eddie Russell has worked alongside his father, legendary Master Distiller Jimmy Russell. Now, he has the same title as his famous father after ...
ok, I've gone back and listened again just to make sure I heard that right (and just to make sure it's not April 1st) - the Ace Hotel wants me to drink whisky off of someone?! Did they forget to order the glasses in time or something?
I give them top marks for originality, but for now I think I'll stick with the humble Glencairn at our tastings! :)