American Whiskey

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The Past & Future of Whisky

Since so many people are working from home, “self-isolating” or more because of the coronavirus crisis, we’ve decided to produce...

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Trump Administration Holds Firm on Single Malt Whisky Tariff

By Mark Gillespie February 14, 2020 – There’s no love lost on this Valentine’s Day between the Trump Administration and...

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Tariffs Have American Whiskey Makers Over a Barrel

By Mark Gillespie February 13, 2020 – American spirits producers should be in a great mood. Domestic sales are at...

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A Throwback to the Early Days of Scotch Whisky (Episode 793: November 17, 2019)

Scotch whisky history was built on the backs of farmers who worked their fields three seasons of the year and...

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Challenging Whisky’s Norms at Eden Mill (Episode 694: May 3, 2018)

The area around St. Andrews was home to Scotch Whisky’s Haig family and their Seggie Distillery, but after it closed...

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Making Whisky with MGP’s Gordon Working (Episode 679: February 4, 2018)

When someone wants to start a new whisky brand, but doesn’t own a distillery, chances are they’ll turn to Gordon...

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12 Years of Whisky Podcasts…and We’re Still Here! (Episode 667: November 12, 2017)

The very first episode of WhiskyCast was on November 12, 2005, and twelve years later, we’ve been around long enough...

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Episode 613: October 29, 2016

Distillery managers come and go at Lagavulin, but Iain McArthur is a fixture at the legendary Islay distillery. McArthur’s something...

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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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