Hot Toddy

Challenging Whisky’s Norms at Eden Mill (Episode 694: May 3, 2018)

The area around St. Andrews was home to Scotch Whisky’s Haig family and their Seggie Distillery, but after it closed...

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Making Whisky with MGP’s Gordon Working (Episode 679: February 4, 2018)

When someone wants to start a new whisky brand, but doesn’t own a distillery, chances are they’ll turn to Gordon...

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Dewar’s “Medicinal” Cocktails

January 30, 2017 – During Prohibition, whiskey was prescribed by doctors as a “cure” for various ailments. Of course, we...

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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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Basil Hayden’s Hot Toddy

January 27, 2014 – This recipe for the classic winter pick-me-up comes from the PR folks for Beam, and was...

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Episode 448: October 19, 2013

The most secure jobs in the whisky business may be the coppersmiths at Forsyth’s of Rothes in Scotland, since almost...

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