Gartbreck

Hunter Laing Confirms Islay Distillery Plans

January 20, 2016 – It’s hard to keep a secret on Islay, and word has been circulating for months about...

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Episode 564: November 29, 2015

This week, we’ll be talking about whisky and education. Not teaching people how to drink whisky, but how to make...

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Distillery Plans on Track for Islay & Dornoch

November 26, 2015 – After a series of delays, plans are finally on track for construction of Islay’s newest distillery....

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Episode 542: July 4, 2015

Jim Rutledge gets most of the credit for reviving Four Roses Bourbon in the US over the last decade after...

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Jean Donnay Updates Gartbreck Distillery Plans

April 3, 2014 – Plans for Islay’s ninth distillery are closer to a groundbreaking, now expected later this year at...

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Episode 464: February 1, 2014

Kilchoman became Islay’s newest distillery in 2005, about the same time Jean Donnay started making whisky at Glann ar Mor...

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Jean Donnay Calls Islay “Magical”, To Start Distillery Construction in May at Gartbreck Farm

January 27, 2014 – Islay will get its newest — and smallest whisky distillery now that planning permission has been...

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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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