Keith Kerkhoff

Doubling Distilleries on the Isle of Arran (Episode 720: August 19, 2018)

It’s been a hot, dry summer in Scotland, and Euan Mitchell isn’t complaining a bit. The managing director of Isle...

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Episode 613: October 29, 2016

Distillery managers come and go at Lagavulin, but Iain McArthur is a fixture at the legendary Islay distillery. McArthur’s something...

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Episode 545: July 25, 2015

The history of Bourbon is filled with enough myths to make a dozen Disney movies, enough crimes for years of...

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Templeton Rye Settlement To Cost $2.5 Million

July 23, 2015 – Templeton Rye Spirits LLC will be on the hook for up to $2.5 million dollars in...

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Episode 544: July 19, 2015

Bourbon has a unique place in American history, but as with other elements of American history…many of the stories of...

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Templeton Rye’s Kerkhoff Calls Settlement “Legalized Stealing”

July 15, 2015 – Keith Kerkhoff is mad. Actually, he’s more than just mad. “I’m pissed off,” the co-founder of...

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Templeton Rye Settles Labeling Lawsuits

July 13, 2015 – Iowa’s Templeton Rye Whiskey has settled a series of class-action lawsuits filed last year over allegations...

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Episode 505: November 8, 2014

This episode marks the end of our 9th year, and we’ll hear from two of the more outspoken voices in...

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Episode 498: September 26, 2014

With all of the issues being raised over whisky labeling in the US and a new lawsuit challenging claims on...

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Class-Action Lawsuit Targets Templeton Rye’s Origins

September 22, 2014 – A Chicago-based law firm has targeted Iowa’s Templeton Rye as the first whisky brand to face...

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