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Craft Whisky: Optimism and a Reality Check (Episode 689: April 15, 2018)

Every distillery opens as a dream, with the backers hoping to become the next Heaven Hill, Wild Turkey, or one...

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No Port Ellen, Brora In Diageo’s 2018 Special Releases

April 13, 2018 – Diageo has unveiled nine of the ten whiskies that will be released later this year in...

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A Whisky Dream Realized (Episode 678: January 28, 2018)

Three years ago, we introduced you to Graeme Macaloney, a Scottish-Canadian pharmaceutical engineer with a dream of making his own...

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Snowflakes in the Forecast … and Whiskey Lovers in Line (Episode 670: December 3, 2017)

Colorado’s ski resorts wish they had lift lines as long as the one that stretched down Kalamath Street in Denver...

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Silent Scotch Whisky Stills Coming Back to Life (Episode 663: October 15, 2017)

Christmas came a couple of months early for some Scotch Whisky lovers with word that the iconic Port Ellen, Brora,...

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Diageo Plans to Reopen Port Ellen and Brora Distilleries

October 9, 2017 – When Scotch Whisky history buffs gather over a few drams, the discussion usually turns to a...

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Malting Barley the Old School Way (Episode 641: May 14, 2017)

Most Scotch Whisky distilleries source their malted barley from large commercial maltsters today, but a handful of distilleries still maintain...

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Viking Soul & Whisky in Denmark (Episode 639: April 30, 2017)

This week, we’re in Copenhagen, Denmark for the launch of Highland Park’s new Valkyrie single malt and new packaging for...

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The Week’s New Whiskies – Coming To a Store Near You

April 28, 2017 – It’s been a big week for announcements of new whiskies from around the world, and even...

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Bladnoch’s Back in Business (Episode 636: April 9, 2017)

Scotland’s Bladnoch Distillery celebrates its 200th anniversary this year, but the Lowlands distillery almost never made it to that milestone....

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