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A Sustainable Future for Whisky Distilling (Episode 865: April 5, 2021)

Distillers are always looking to the future. After all, many are laying down casks of whisky for future generations to...

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Reviving One of Islay’s Legendary Distilleries (Episode 770: June 2, 2019)

Construction could begin later this year on Diageo’s planned revival of the legendary Port Ellen Distillery on Islay, which was...

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Back Home on Whiskey Row After 99 Years (Episode 732: October 14, 2018)

Old Forester released its final edition in the Whiskey Row series of limited-edition Bourbons this week, and the 1910 Old...

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Ardbeg’s Native Ileach Mickey Heads (Episode 631: March 5, 2017)

Mickey Heads grew up about three miles from Islay’s Ardbeg Distillery, but the third-generation whisky maker never thought he’d wind...

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Method & Madness in Irish Whiskey (Episode 630: February 26, 2017)

This week, we’re in Ireland for the debut of the new Method And Madness range of Irish Whiskies from Irish...

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The Glenlivet Winchester Collection Expands with 1966 Edition

September 30, 2016 – While Alan Winchester was just a small boy, he had a chance meeting with Robert Arthur,...

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Episode 537: May 30, 2015

Irish Whiskey once dominated the world, but several factors combined to nearly wipe the country’s distillers out over time. While...

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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 442: September 15, 2013

Ger Buckley is the fifth-generation cooper at Ireland’s Midleton Distillery, but had no one to pass the torch to. In...

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