Peter Cressy

Whiskey Boom Still Going Strong in U.S.

February 2, 2016 – U.S. whisky sales showed solid growth across the board for the second straight year as overall...

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Episode 558: October 17, 2015

George Washington’s Scottish distiller never made single malt whisky at Mount Vernon in the 18th Century, but Scottish distillers John...

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Episode 556: October 4, 2015

Earlier this year, Japan’s Nikka Whisky announced plans to replace many of its age-statement single malts with new no-age-statement versions....

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Episode 524: March 7, 2015

Lawyers are circling around the whisky industry, much like sharks around a shipwreck. At least five different US distillers and...

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Premiumization Continues To Drive US Whisky Sales

February 3, 2015 – The “Bourbon Boom” and growing interest in American whiskies helped boost US spirits sales by four...

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Mount Vernon Whiskey Sells For $32,000 At DISCUS Charity Auction

October 14, 2014 – A rare bottle of George Washington’s Whiskey signed by former President Bill Clinton sold for $32,000...

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Episode 465: February 8, 2014

Whisky’s brand ambassadors roam the world, racking up tens or hundreds of thousands of frequent flier miles every year and...

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Episode 112: October 7, 2007

Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible is almost required reading for serious whisky lovers, and the 2008 edition of the Bible is...

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