Alistair Walker

Coronavirus Hits the Whisky Industry (Episode 811: March 22, 2020)

The global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic took full hold on the whisky industry this week, as governments not only shut down...

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Distilling an Inner-City Revival (Episode 629: February 19, 2017)

Camden, New Jersey has a long manufacturing heritage dating back decades, but the city’s glory days ended decades ago –...

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Trump’s Scotch Whisky Goes on the Auction Block

January 6, 2017 – One week before Donald Trump takes the oath of office as the 45th President of the...

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BenRiach’s Walker: “It’s An Emotional Day”

April 27, 2016 – It’s 5:00pm in Scotland, and Billy Walker should be in a giddy mood. Hours earlier, he...

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GlenDronach Adds 18-Year-Old Tawny Port Finish

August 4, 2014 – GlenDronach is replacing its highly-regarded 15-year-old Tawny Port Finish single malt Scotch with a new 18-year-old...

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Glenglassaugh Debuts Single Cask Range

April 4, 2014 – Billy Walker has devoted a lot of time and attention to finding rare single casks in...

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GlenDronach Releases Cask Strength Batch #3

November 12, 2013 – GlenDronach is following up on the success of two cask-strength releases over the past 12 months...

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Episode 428: June 8, 2013

Joshua Hatton and Jason Johnston-Yellin started out as whisky bloggers, and are now bottling their own whiskies for a unique...

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Episode 290: November 20, 2010

Whisky truly is the “water of life”, and as many as 60,000 people will benefit from the sale of one...

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Episode 210: July 25, 2009

It’s been a busy year at GlenDronach and BenRiach distilleries…the investor group led by Billy Walker added GlenDronach to their...

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