barrels

Brown-Forman Celebrates Coopers With New Bourbon

April 11, 2016 – Brown-Forman is the only U.S. distiller that operates its own cooperages, and the Louisville-based company has...

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Episode 543: July 11, 2015

There are dozens of stakeholders in the Scotch Whisky industry, and while they do work together on a few key...

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Episode 540: June 20, 2015

It’s Father’s Day weekend, and we have two stories to share on this week’s WhiskyCast In-Depth. Euan Henderson didn’t want...

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Episode 526: March 21, 2015

US President Barack Obama visited a whisky maker for the first time this week during his trip to Cleveland for...

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Episode 490: August 1, 2014

Scotland’s newest distillery has opened on the Ardnamurchan Peninsula along the western coast, and the first casks of spirit were...

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New York’s Coppersea Distillery First To Use New York Barrels

August 1, 2014 – New York has been a hotbed of craft distilling for the last decade, but tiny Coppersea...

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Episode 478: May 10, 2014

Mark Brown heads up Buffalo Trace and its parent company, Sazerac, and he’s known for speaking his mind even when...

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Buffalo Trace Releases Batch #12 Of Single Oak Project Bourbons

February 7, 2014 – 12 down, just four to go…as Buffalo Trace releases the latest batch in the Single Oak...

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Episode 456: December 14, 2013

Dewar’s was forced to remove an online video promotion from the Internet this week after a social media-fueled protest campaign...

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Kentucky Distillers Hurt By Temporary Barrel Shortages

December 11, 2013 – Wet weather this fall is forcing distilleries in Kentucky and other states to juggle production schedules...

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