Pat Melton

Episode 570: January 9, 2016

America has a love-hate relationship with alcohol, and it’s fair to say that drinking has changed the course of American...

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Episode 531: April 25, 2015

It’s been a busy week in the whisky world, and there’s a lot to talk about on this episode. We’ll...

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9 Indicted in Pappy Van Winkle & Wild Turkey Thefts

April 21, 2015 – From the beginning, Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton considered the 2013 theft of 65 cases of...

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Episode 530: April 18, 2015

If distilleries have ghosts, the ones haunting the former Old Taylor Distillery in Kentucky finally have some people to scare....

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Episode 526: March 21, 2015

US President Barack Obama visited a whisky maker for the first time this week during his trip to Cleveland for...

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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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Episode 506: November 15, 2014

Stuart Harvey has been the master blender for Inver House for nearly 11 years, and he’s living proof that you...

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Episode 455: December 8, 2013

The Malt Maniacs announced the results of the 11th annual Malt Maniacs Whisky Awards this week, and a 1973 Karuizawa...

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$10,000 Reward Offered in Pappy Van Winkle Theft

December 2, 2013 – For the first time since the theft of around $26,000 worth of Pappy Van Winkle whiskey...

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Episode 454: December 2, 2013

There’s one question Diageo’s whisky team has been asked for years — why can’t we have more Mortlach single malt...

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