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Climate Change’s Impact on Whisky & Farmers (Episode 801: January 12, 2020)

Over the course of this year, we’ll be looking at the many ways climate change could affect whisky makers –...

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Maker’s Mark: Bucking Trends for 60 Years (Episode 776: July 14, 2019)

60 years ago, Bill and Marge Samuels dipped the first bottles of Maker’s Mark Bourbon in Loretto, Kentucky. They left...

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Virginia Distillery Faces SWA Lawsuit Over “Virginia-Highland” Whisky

July 9, 2019 – When is a “Highland” whisky not a “Highland” whisky? That’s the crux of a federal lawsuit...

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Irish Whiskey on the Comeback Trail (Episode 759: March 17, 2019)

Irish Whiskey’s resurgence is only now beginning to make up for decades of obscurity over the last century, but with...

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Virginia: A Place for Whiskey Lovers (Episode 722: September 2, 2018)

Virginia’s distilling history dates back to at least 1620, and while many whiskey lovers know about George Washington’s Distillery at...

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Bourbon Keeps Him Busy…Really! (Episode 721: August 26, 2018)

If Fred Minnick had any more balls in the air right now, the circus would be calling him with a...

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Introducing The Pope to Pappy (Episode 691: April 22, 2018)

The Bible says “The Lord works in mysterious ways.” As proof, we have the story this week of Father Jim...

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Nant Receivers Heading to Court

March 29, 2017 – A court hearing is set for Thursday morning in Sydney as the inevitable result of the...

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Whisky Across the Generations (Episode 634: March 26, 2017)

This week’s American Whiskey Convention at Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park featured an air of generational change. At one end, legendary...

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More Than 700 “Investor Barrels” Never Filled at Australia’s Nant Distillery

March 9, 2017 – The saga of Nant Distillery’s spiral into numerous legal issues has taken another turn after an...

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