John McDougall

Episode 460: January 11, 2014

London and Seattle have a few things in common: reputations for foggy, rainy weather…a vibrant cultural scene…and now, craft distilleries....

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Interview: The London Distillery Company’s Darren Rook

January 11, 2014 – London hadn’t had a whisky distillery for nearly 100 years until Darren Rook and his partners...

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Whisky Distilling Returns To London After 100 Years

January 6, 2014 – London was once a major distilling center, though primarily focused on gin and rum production. Over...

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Episode 402: December 15, 2012

John McDougall’s years of experience as a distillery manager in all five of Scotland’s whisky regions have made him a...

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Episode 401: December 8, 2012

For the 10th year, the Malt Maniacs are honoring some of the world’s best whiskies with the Malt Maniacs Awards....

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Episode 269: July 11, 2010

Tommy Smith worked at Strathisla Distillery in Speyside for 27 years before taking “early retirement.” He’s put in another eight...

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Episode 192: March 22, 2009

It’s been about a year and a half since we lost Michael Jackson, and his friends are honoring the best...

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Episode 103: August 5, 2007

Nick Morgan of Diageo has the job most of us would love…next to running a distillery of our own. As...

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Episode 100: July 15, 2007

It’s a milestone episode for WhiskyCast, and to mark the occasion, I’ve selected a few of my favorite moments from...

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Episode 49: July 15, 2006

I’ll admit to skipping a few classes now and then in college, but then, none of my classes were held...

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