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Barley: Not Just a “Commodity” for Distillers (Episode 868: April 26, 2021)

In our last episode, we looked at how different types of Rye produce different flavors in whisky. While that’s relatively...

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Islay’s Bunnahabhain Distillery In For £11 Million Upgrade Project

July 6, 2017 – Of Islay’s eight working whisky distilleries, Bunnahabhain is the hardest to visit. To get there, one...

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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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Old Pulteney Honors Clipper Sailing Team

July 12, 2014 – The latest running of the Clipper Round The World Race wound up in London Friday after...

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Episode 440: August 31, 2013

Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve Bourbons may well be some of the hardest whiskies to find, and hundreds of people...

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Episode 198: May 3, 2009

The judges at Whisky Magazine gave Highland Park’s 21-year-old Scotch the title of World’s Best Singe Malt in this year’s...

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Episode 157: August 10, 2008

When the temperature’s approaching 90 (32), sometimes a cold beer just sounds better than a glass of whisky. Northing wrong...

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Episode 148: June 8, 2008

The best single malts in the world always come from Scotland, right? Not any more, and the winner of Whisky...

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Episode 133: February 24, 2008

There’s a new generation of whisky makers coming into their own, and we’ll hear from one of them in this...

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Episode 127: January 13, 2008

This time around, we’ll get the other side of the debate over the rare Bowmore that sold for more than...

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