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India’s Single Malt Whisky Pioneers…15 Years Later! (Episode 792: November 10, 2019)

15 years ago, two Indian entrepreneurs took a few bottles of their single malt whisky to Glasgow, just to see...

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Celebrating the Spirit of Speyside (Episode 635: April 2, 2017)

There will be music, food, and of course, plenty of whisky on hand during the Spirit of Speyside Festival coming...

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Episode 595: June 25, 2016

Willie Cochrane retired last month after 39 years at Jura Distillery, and spent the last 11 of them as the...

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Brexit Vote Means Uncertainty for Scotch Whisky Industry

June 24, 2016 – Thursday’s stunning victory for supporters of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union means the...

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Scotch Whisky Industry Critics Want SNP Intervention

July 20, 2015 – While Scotch Whisky is by far Scotland’s largest non-oil export product, much of the industry is...

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Episode 508: November 29, 2014

Irish Whiskey has been leading the global growth in whisky sales for the last several years, posting double-digit gains every...

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Scotch Whisky Exports Fall During First Half Of 2014

September 22, 2014 – Scotch Whisky exports fell 11 percent during the first six months of 2014 from the same...

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Episode 497: September 21, 2014

It’s Kentucky Bourbon Festival week, and there’s a lot of news coming out of Bourbon Country these days. Thousands of...

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Scotch Whisky Industry Praises Stability From Independence Vote

September 19, 2014 – After a sleepless night of waiting for returns from around Scotland, Scotch Whisky Association leaders are...

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Episode 496: September 12, 2014

Templeton Rye has been in the spotlight in recent weeks as critics go after so-called “sourced whisky” producers for what...

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