Mark Gillespie

Episode 610: October 9, 2016

Japanese whiskies have become harder to find as worldwide demand grows for them, but books about them are even harder to...

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Colorado Whiskey Distillery Jumps on Trump Tapes Bandwagon

October 8, 2016 – With the controversy over Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s 2005 comments about women dominating the headlines,...

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High West Acquisition “Foundational” for Constellation Brands

October 7, 2016 – $160 million is a lot of money, especially for a single distillery that has only been...

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Constellation Brands Acquires High West for $160 Million

October 4, 2016 – Constellation Brands has won the bidding for Utah’s High West Distillery in a deal valued at...

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Episode 609: October 2, 2016

Transparency in Scotch Whisky isn’t a new issue, and it’s one that’s likely to last a lot longer now that...

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The Glenlivet Winchester Collection Expands with 1966 Edition

September 30, 2016 – While Alan Winchester was just a small boy, he had a chance meeting with Robert Arthur,...

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Episode 608: September 25, 2016

We’re at a unique point in whisky history when it’s not unusual to see people celebrating 40, 45, or even...

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Knob Creek Bourbon to Lose Age Statement

September 23, 2016 – Ever since the late Booker Noe created the original Knob Creek Bourbon in 1992, the whiskey...

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Buffalo Trace Returns to Roots with O.F.C. Vintage Bourbons

September 22, 2016 – While Buffalo Trace Distillery’s name dates back only to the late 1990’s, the distillery itself has...

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Duncan Taylor & Ecurie Ecosse Mark 60 Years On the Track

September 22, 2016 – While the focus of this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans was centered on the 50th...

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