Rachel Barrie

Parker’s Heritage Collection Takes a Twist (Episode 713: July 12, 2018)

Heaven Hill has unveiled the 2018 edition of Parker’s Heritage Collection whiskey. It’s a Bourbon finished in Orange Curaçao liqueur...

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Wandering The Wonderful World of Whisky (Episode 686: March 25, 2018)

Rachel Barrie is known on Twitter as @TheLadyBlender, and she’s just winding up her first year as the master blender...

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Four Whiskies, Four Countries

This time around, we’re on the road in Victoria, British Columbia to taste four whiskies from four different countries with...

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A Cask-Strength Celestial Spectacle (Episode 656: August 27, 2017)

Around 6,000 people combined last Monday’s total solar eclipse with whiskey – watching the celestial spectacle from the fields around...

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Billy Walker Back in Whisky Business with Glenallachie Deal

July 12, 2017 – It didn’t take long for Scotch Whisky veteran Billy Walker to get back to work after...

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Glencairn’s Whisky Glasses Shatter Expectations (Episode 648: July 2, 2017)

When Raymond Davidson and his sons started marketing the Glencairn Whisky Glass in 2001, they thought the target audience was...

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A Tale of Texas Whiskey at Balcones (Episode 646: June 18, 2017)

Last year, Balcones Distilling left behind its original distillery – hand-built in an old welding shop underneath the 17th Street...

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Method & Madness in Irish Whiskey (Episode 630: February 26, 2017)

This week, we’re in Ireland for the debut of the new Method And Madness range of Irish Whiskies from Irish...

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Master Blender Rachel Barrie to Join Brown-Forman as Scotch Whisky Maker

February 20, 2017 – Brown-Forman has now confirmed the hiring of veteran master blender Rachel Barrie as the new whisky...

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Distilling an Inner-City Revival (Episode 629: February 19, 2017)

Camden, New Jersey has a long manufacturing heritage dating back decades, but the city’s glory days ended decades ago –...

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