Isle of Jura

A Whisky Weekend in Waco (Episode 684: March 11, 2018)

This week, we’re on the road in Waco, Texas for the inaugural RyeFest at Balcones Distilling, where they’re releasing their...

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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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Episode 590: May 22, 2016

One of Scotland’s newest distilleries opened its doors for the first time to visitors this week, though opportunities to visit...

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Jura’s Willie Cochrane Retires After 39 Years of Making Scotch Whisky

May 19, 2016 – On the eve of the year’s biggest week for Scotland’s Isle of Jura, the veteran manager...

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Episode 537: May 30, 2015

Irish Whiskey once dominated the world, but several factors combined to nearly wipe the country’s distillers out over time. While...

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Episode 424: May 12, 2013

One of the fun things about WhiskyCast has been the opportunity to watch dreams come true, and that’s the case...

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Episode 57: September 11, 2006

In the last episode, I had hints about changes at Highland Park. Now, we get the complete details, courtesy of...

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