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Malting Barley for Future Generations of Whisky Lovers (Episode 822: June 7, 2020)

This week, we’ll wrap up our two-part tour of Gladfield Malt in New Zealand, where Gabi and Doug Mitchell have...

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Whiskey’s High Wire Act (Episode 775: July 7, 2019)

The husband and wife team of Scott Blackwell and Ann Marshall opened High Wire Distilling six years ago in Charleston,...

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Jim Beam Bourbon Warehouse Still Burning in Kentucky

July 5, 2019 – The fire that destroyed a Jim Beam Bourbon maturation warehouse is still burning, nearly three days...

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Fire Strikes Jim Beam Bourbon Warehouses in Kentucky

July 3, 2019 – First responders are on the scene of a massive fire involving two Bourbon maturation warehouses at...

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The High Plains and the Highlands Come Together (Episode 723: September 9, 2018)

Like most romances, Wyoming Whiskey and Edrington had plenty of potential partners trolling around. Neither one needed a partner, until...

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A New Riff on Bourbon (Episode 712: July 8, 2018)

Ken Lewis has accomplished a lot of things in his life, from climbing Alaska’s Denali to owning one of Kentucky’s...

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Episode 589: May 14, 2016

Booker Noe passed away in 2004, but some of the whiskey he laid down shortly before his death is adding...

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Accident Idles Longmorn Distillery

May 10, 2016 – Production has resumed at Longmorn Distillery near Elgin after firefighters from Speyside and Aberdeenshire spent several...

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Tools Blamed for Sparking Whiskey Row Fire in Louisville

Updated July 12, 2015 – The Civil War-era facades of the old whiskey warehouses along Main Street are still standing...

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Episode 531: April 25, 2015

It’s been a busy week in the whisky world, and there’s a lot to talk about on this episode. We’ll...

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