Mark Gillespie

Laphroaig’s Scot’s Cider

December 11, 2014 – With the holidays coming up, our friends at Laphroaig have created a hot and smoky drink...

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Single Malt Whisky Swedish Style

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Swedes have a passion for whisky, and that’s led some Swedish whisky lovers to open their own distilleries and make...

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Jim Beam Adding Urban Stillhouse In Downtown Louisville

December 10, 2014 – Louisville is cementing its status as Bourbon’s tourism center, as Beam Suntory committed today to build...

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Heaven Hill Names New Co-Master Distiller

December 10, 2014 – For the first time in the company’s history, one of Heaven Hill’s master distillers will not...

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Maker’s Mark Latest To Face Consumer Lawsuit Over “Handmade” Claims

December 9, 2014 – Another lawsuit has been filed challenging the authenticity of whiskies claimed to be “handmade”, this one...

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Episode 510: December 8, 2014

As we reported on our last episode, Balcones Distilling founder Chip Tate has accepted a buyout agreement from the majority...

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Episode 509: December 6, 2014

In the first of this week’s two episodes of WhiskyCast, we’ll travel to Sweden to look at two of the...

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Construction Begins On New Macallan Distillery

December 6, 2014 – Construction work has started on Edrington’s new Macallan Distillery near Craigellachie, Scotland. Edrington chairman Ian Curle...

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Balcones Dispute Settled, But Bitter Feelings Remain

Editor’s note: We have produced a special bonus episode of WhiskyCast this week including the complete interviews with Chip Tate...

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Beam Brothers Sell Limestone Branch Stake To Luxco

December 5, 2014 – Steve and Paul Beam started Limestone Branch Distillery in 2011 with the goal of reclaiming their...

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