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Ireland’s Slane Distillery Coming of Age (Episode 833: August 23, 2020)

It’s been almost three years since Brown-Forman and the Conyngham family fired up the stills at Slane Distillery on the...

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Brays Released From Idaho Jail, Trial Set for July

March 31, 2020 – Secret Spirits founders Jonathan and Cindy Bray are back home in Alberta after being released from...

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Scotch Whisky’s Future in the Climate Crisis (Episode 805: February 9, 2020)

World leaders will be in Glasgow later this year for the United Nations COP26 Climate Change Conference, and Scotch Whisky...

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WhistlePig Rye: Moving On Without the Master (Episode 767: May 12, 2019)

Of all the craft distilleries Dave Pickerell worked with before his sudden death last November, none was more identified with...

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A Breakup in the Irish Whiskey Business (Episode 752: January 27, 2019)

Even when things appear to be going well, there are sometimes undercurrents of trouble behind the scenes. That played out...

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“PappyGate” Ringleader Released from Prison

July 2, 2018 – After serving just one month of the 15-year prison sentence he received for his role in...

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Wick’s Whisky Wizard: Pulteney’s Malcolm Waring (Episode 669: November 26, 2017)

Pulteney Distillery manager Malcolm Waring wasn’t born in Wick, Scotland, but there’s no place he’d rather be … three decades...

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Episode 548: August 17, 2015

The “Bourbon Boom” has led to a corresponding boom in the publishing industry, with almost as many new Bourbon books...

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Another Indictment In Kentucky Bourbon Thefts

May 20, 2015 – A tenth person has been indicted in connection with a series of thefts from Buffalo Trace...

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Episode 520: February 7, 2015

Ian MacMillan has been overseeing the whiskies from Deanston, Tobermory, and Bunnahabhain for years…but Cognac cask finishes were one thing he...

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