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Coronavirus Hits the Whisky Industry (Episode 811: March 22, 2020)

The global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic took full hold on the whisky industry this week, as governments not only shut down...

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A New Career, But Carrying On the Family Legacy (Episode 807: February 23, 2020)

There’s an old saying that “sometimes, you choose the whisky business…and sometimes, it chooses you.” That could be said for...

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Pernod Ricard Plans $174 Million Expansion in Ireland

October 15, 2018 – Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard has scotched rumors of a planned second distillery in Ireland, at least...

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A Peek Inside the Irish Whiskey Archive (Episode 674: December 31, 2017)

Much of whisky’s early history is documented only in tales, with few written records that have survived the centuries. In...

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The Archivist Preserving Irish Whiskey’s History

Irish Whiskey’s history has been written over centuries, but Carol Quinn has the unique task of preserving the history that...

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Pappy & Paddy Under One Roof?

May 3, 2016 – Pappy and Paddy in the same family? That’s the likely outcome as Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard...

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Distillers Largely Free of Holiday Flood Damage So Far

January 3, 2016 – With heavy rain still slamming parts of Scotland and flood advisories in place, distillers returning from...

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Episode 554: September 26, 2015

This time around, we’re in Paris for the first of two episodes this weekend from Whisky Live Paris! Each year,...

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Episode 525: March 14, 2015

Anthony Bourdain is many things…a chef, author, journalist, and media personality. At heart, though, he’s a hedonist seeking pleasure from...

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