Mark Gillespie

Swift Whiskey’s Foxtail

Texas distillers Nick and Amanda Swift created this take on the classic Lion’s Tail cocktail using their Swift Single Malt...

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Tobermory to Shut Down for Two-Year Upgrade Project

Updated February 3, 2017 – Tobermory Distillery on Scotland’s Isle of Mull will shut down production on March 31 for up...

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Diageo Returns to Irish Whiskey, Plans Dublin Distillery

January 31, 2017 – Diageo is returning to the Irish Whiskey category, a little more than two years after it...

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Dewar’s “Medicinal” Cocktails

January 30, 2017 – During Prohibition, whiskey was prescribed by doctors as a “cure” for various ailments. Of course, we...

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Dewar’s Scotch Chocolate

January 30, 2017 – This take on hot chocolate was provided by Dewar’s, and is very similar to an Irish...

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Episode 626: January 29, 2017

Marcio Ramos started his whisky journey as a bartender in his hometown of Lisbon, Portugal…but thought he’d left the whisky...

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Another Record Year For Kentucky Bourbon Tourism

January 25, 2017 – Kentucky’s emphasis on Bourbon-related tourism promotion in recent years has led to another banner year for...

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Episode 625: January 22, 2017

This week, we’re on location at the Victoria Whisky Festival in British Columbia! We’ll discuss a new range of premium...

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Midleton Distillery Expanding Pot Still Production Capacity

January 19, 2017 – Nearly three and a half years after opening its new Garden Stillhouse dedicated to producing Irish single...

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Monkey Shoulder’s Monkey Around

January 17, 2017 – This cocktail recipe comes from William Grant & Sons, and uses its Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt...

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