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All in the Whiskey Family (Episode 652: July 30, 2017)

The Likarish family opened Ironroot Republic Distillery in Denison, Texas in 2013. Brothers Jonathan and Robert Likarish handle the distilling,...

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Episode 616: November 20, 2016

Bourbon’s history is as murky as a fermenter full of mash, and questions about the origins of Bourbon have led...

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Episode 612: October 23, 2016

Lagavulin Distillery is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year, and the Islay distillery hasn’t changed all that much over the...

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European Court of Justice Rejects Scotland’s Minimum Unit Pricing Plan

December 23, 2015 – The European Court of Justice handed Scotch Whisky producers an early Christmas present today, ruling that...

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Episode 551: September 5, 2015

Louisville isn’t just famous for Bourbon…it’s also becoming a popular city for culinary connoisseurs, and the foodies are flocking to...

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Episode 477: May 3, 2014

Most distillery startups these days come from entrepreneurs looking for a new challenge in life, and Ken Lewis is no...

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Scotland’s Minimum Pricing Battle To Be Decided In European Court

May 2, 2014 – The ongoing legal battle between the Scottish Government and the Scotch Whisky Association will be resolved...

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Episode 465: February 8, 2014

Whisky’s brand ambassadors roam the world, racking up tens or hundreds of thousands of frequent flier miles every year and...

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