Mark Gillespie

Amazon: Now Delivering Whisky Videos (Episode 755: February 17, 2019)

Amazon delivers almost everything…even whisky in some places. Now, Amazon Prime Video is delivering content for whisky lovers. We’ll talk...

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Impact of Tariffs Dampens U.S. Whiskey & Spirits Industry in 2018

February 12, 2019 – There’s some good news, and some bad news. That phrase usually makes one’s stomach churn, and...

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2018 A Record Year For Scotch Whisky Exports

February 12, 2019 – Scotch Whisky exports set new records during 2018, according to statistics released today by HM Revenue...

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Whiskey On the Water: Jefferson’s Journey (Episode 754: February 10, 2019)

Long before highways crossed North America, flatboats with barrels of whiskey were a common sight along the Ohio and Mississippi...

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Kentucky Distillers and Retailers At Odds Over “Distillery Exclusive” Whiskies

February 8, 2019 – There’s a feud brewing in Kentucky, and it could make the legendary feud between the Hatfields...

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Bourbon’s Economic Impact Booms in Kentucky

February 6, 2019 – Ten years ago, leaders of Kentucky’s Bourbon industry staged a protest at the Capitol in Frankfort...

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It’s Allta ‘Bout the Yeast! (Episode 753: February 3, 2019)

Glenmorangie unveiled its 10th Private Edition release this week in London, and we were there as Allta marked a new...

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A Breakup in the Irish Whiskey Business (Episode 752: January 27, 2019)

Even when things appear to be going well, there are sometimes undercurrents of trouble behind the scenes. That played out...

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Catching Up with Forty Creek Whisky Founder John Hall

Forty Creek Whisky founder John K. Hall has kept a low profile since selling his distillery to Campari five years...

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Walsh Whiskey, Italy’s Illva Saronno Split Up in “De-Merger”

January 25, 2019 – The Irish Whiskey business has been booming in recent years, but there have been undercurrents of...

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