Ken Grier

Construction Begins On New Macallan Distillery

December 6, 2014 – Construction work has started on Edrington’s new Macallan Distillery near Craigellachie, Scotland. Edrington chairman Ian Curle...

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Episode 491: August 8, 2014

Stuart Nickerson has kept a low profile since leaving Glenglassaugh Distillery following its sale last year, but he has several...

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Macallan Expansion Receives Planning Permission

August 5, 2014 – As expected, Moray Council members have given the green light to Edrington’s plans for a £100...

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Episode 481: May 31, 2014

Tokyo’s whisky bars are legendary, but so hard to find that they’re often compared to Prohibition-era speakeasies. Hidetsugo Ueno owns...

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Episode 290: November 20, 2010

Whisky truly is the “water of life”, and as many as 60,000 people will benefit from the sale of one...

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Episode 276: August 29, 2010

The Whisky Guild held its annual “Whisky on the Hudson” tasting and dinner cruise in New York City the other...

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Episode 218: September 19, 2009

The Macallan folks like to do things big…like the new $15,000 Macallan Lalique expression: 57-year-old Macallan in a Lalique decanter!...

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Episode 98: July 1, 2007

Last September, Ian Buxton gave us a preview of his “Classic Expressions” series of vintage whisky books, lovingly re-printed under...

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