David Perkins

Episode 610: October 9, 2016

Japanese whiskies have become harder to find as worldwide demand grows for them, but books about them are even harder to...

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High West Acquisition “Foundational” for Constellation Brands

October 7, 2016 – $160 million is a lot of money, especially for a single distillery that has only been...

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Constellation Brands Acquires High West for $160 Million

October 4, 2016 – Constellation Brands has won the bidding for Utah’s High West Distillery in a deal valued at...

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Episode 606: September 11, 2016

Eddie Russell has been working in the shadow of his father, Wild Turkey’s legendary master distiller Jimmy Russell, for the...

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Bloomberg: Utah’s High West Could Bring $100 Million at Auction

September 9, 2016 – Utah’s High West Distillery is on the auction block, according to Bloomberg News, which cites sources...

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Episode 579: March 5, 2016

Adam Hannett has a tough job, though he wouldn’t trade places with anyone for the world! He took over for...

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Episode 557: October 10, 2015

It’s rare that we talk about spirits other than whiskies on WhiskyCast, but with many people complaining that rising prices...

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What’s In a Name? A Potential Controversy…

October 5, 2015 – In Romeo & Juliet, Shakespeare asked the immortal question: “What’s in a name? That which we...

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Heaven Hill Tops US Icons of Whisky Awards

September 24, 2015 – Heaven Hill Brands led the list of winners in Whisky Magazine’s 2016 Icons of Whisky Awards...

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Episode 515: January 10, 2015

On New Year’s Day, David Perkins and his team at Utah’s High West Distillery fired up the still at their...

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