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20 Years As a Whisky Maverick (Episode 841: October 18, 2020)

John Glaser and his team at Compass Box Whisky Company are celebrating their 20th anniversary this year. While Glaser has...

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Whisky, Whiskey…We’ve Got It All This Week! (Episode 662: October 8, 2017)

This week, we’re in Ireland for the annual release of Midleton Very Rare from Irish Distillers. There’s something different about...

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Live at The Whisky Show in London (Episode 661: October 1, 2017)

This week, we’re in London for the annual Whisky Show at Old Billingsgate on the banks of the River Thames!...

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Episode 539: June 13, 2015

Dave Schmier and Michael Kandar started Bardstown Barrel Selections five years ago to bottle some casks of good whiskey they’d...

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Episode 527: March 28, 2015

Suntory Holdings CEO Takeshi Niinami is one of Japan’s leading business executives. He’s the first  CEO from outside the founding...

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Episode 484: June 20, 2014

Distilling is serious business, and safety is paramount. Brianna Bailey of The Oklahoman can testify to that…she was an eyewitness...

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WhiskyCast Virtual Tastings: June 2014

We’re back from spring break, and it’s time to taste some whiskies with our tasting panel of Sean McMillan, Chris...

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Episode 452: November 16, 2013

Matthew Crow, Ph.D. of Diageo is one of Scotch Whisky’s up-and-coming blenders. Working under Jim Beveridge, Ph.D., he helped create Johnnie...

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Episode 436: August 3, 2013

Keith Batt never dreamed of distilling whisky when he and his family bought the Nant Estate in Tasmania, but the...

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Compass Box Honors Chicago Whisky Bar Delilah’s With 20th Anniversary Bottling

August 1, 2013 – Delilah’s, the legendary Chicago punk rock and whisky bar, marks its 20th anniversary on August 29th,...

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