Prohibition

Tennessee Drops Legal Fight Over Dickel’s Kentucky Maturation

June 11, 2014 – Tennessee state regulators have dropped their inquiry into Diageo’s use of its warehouses at the Stitzel-Weller...

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Heaven Hill Gives Rittenhouse Rye New Focus

April 15, 2014 – Heaven Hill’s Rittenhouse Rye has long been a favorite of bartenders and Rye whisky fans, but...

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Diageo Makes Case For Fighting Tennessee Maturation Law

April 2, 2014 – Diageo’s lawsuit to overturn a 1937 Tennessee state law limiting where the state’s distillers can mature...

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Episode 470: March 15, 2014

Bruichladdich expressions come and go…sort of like the waves on Loch Indaal do. Laddie fans are lamenting a decision to...

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Episode 459: January 4, 2014

Southern California isn’t the place you’d normally think of for a Bourbon to call home, but Steve Gertman picked the...

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Drambuie’s Rusty Nail

December 2, 2013 – With the 80th anniversary of Prohibition’s repeal coming up later this week (December 5), Drambuie passed...

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Repeal Day Cocktails From Diageo

November 23, 2013 – With the 80th anniversary of Prohibition’s repeal coming up on December 5, Diageo’s in-house bar tending...

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Episode 411: February 9, 2013

It’s been a big week for Barry Crockett. Midleton Distillery’s Master Distiller was named this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award winner...

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Episode 293: December 12, 2010

Canadian whisky has been celebrating a renaissance of sorts, with shows like “Mad Men” and “Boardwalk Empire” renewing interest in...

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Episode 209: July 18, 2009

On the road in Michigan this week, but had the chance to sneak across the Detroit River to Windsor, Ontario…where...

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