Raj Bhakta

WhistlePig Rye: Moving On Without the Master (Episode 767: May 12, 2019)

Of all the craft distilleries Dave Pickerell worked with before his sudden death last November, none was more identified with...

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A Breakup in the Irish Whiskey Business (Episode 752: January 27, 2019)

Even when things appear to be going well, there are sometimes undercurrents of trouble behind the scenes. That played out...

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Celebrating Canada’s 150 Years Whisky Style (Episode 647: June 25, 2017)

July 1 is Canada Day, and this year it’s even more of a holiday than usual. Canada celebrates its 150th...

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Episode 560: October 31, 2015

Popular, yet controversial in many ways, WhistlePig Farm’s distillery has finally opened after a series of lengthy delays and disputes....

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Episode 494: August 30, 2014

Steve Gertman of California’s Ascendant Spirits produces Breaker Bourbon, and his brand is one of those targeted by a Chicago-based...

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Episode 474: April 11, 2014

Craft distillers took center stage during Whisky Live New York on Wednesday evening, and we’ll hear from several of them...

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WhistlePig Farm Receives Clearance To Build Distillery

April 10, 2014 – After more than a year of fighting with Vermont state officials over its plans to build...

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