Al Young

A Whisky Still Knows No Gender (Episode 800: January 5, 2020)

The last decade was one of progress for women in the whisky industry, with more women than ever working as...

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The Godfather of Australian Whisky (Episode 799: December 29, 2019)

There was no Australian Whisky industry to speak of in 1992 when Bill Lark persuaded the government to give him...

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Al Young: 1942-2019

By Mark Gillespie December 26, 2019 – Look at the “About” section of Al Young’s Facebook profile. In the “work” category,...

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Just Call Him “Mr. Bourbon” (Episode 735: October 25, 2018)

Kentucky’s Four Roses Bourbon is marking its 130th anniversary this year, and while Al Young hasn’t been there the whole...

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A is for Australia, B is for Bourbon…

No, we’re not tasting Australian Bourbons…we have Australians tasting Bourbons this time around! Lilith Morgan and Chris Tatzenko make the...

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Boom Days for Bourbon (Episode 644: June 4, 2017)

Bourbon’s growing global profile is at its highest in decades, and that’s good news in Kentucky. Even though Bourbon can...

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Kavalan Takes Top Single Malt Honors in World Whiskies Awards

March 19, 2015 – For the second consecutive year, a “world” whisky has taken top honors as the “World’s Best...

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BenRiach Distillery Company Named Distiller of the Year in Icons of Whisky Awards

March 19, 2015 – Whisky Magazine has named the BenRiach Distillery Company as Distiller of the Year in the 2015 Icons...

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Episode 522: February 21, 2015

For the second straight year, a Texas whiskey has won Best in Show honors at the American Craft Spirits Association competition....

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Whisky Magazine Names 3 to Hall of Fame

February 19, 2015 – Whisky Magazine has named three new inductees to its Hall of Fame, with the inductions coming...

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