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Blind Faith Leads to Blind Bourbon Tastings (Episode 844: November 8, 2020)

Marianne Eaves had a bright career path in her future as the first female master distiller at a Kentucky Bourbon...

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The Way of Whisky (Episode 696: May 10, 2018)

Dave Broom has been one of Japanese whisky’s most passionate observers for many years, and his latest book “The Way...

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Nikka Confirms Plan To Drop Age Statements As Japanese Whisky Shortage Grows

June 18, 2015 – Japan’s Nikka Whisky has now confirmed plans to replace its entire range of single malts from...

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Episode 526: March 21, 2015

US President Barack Obama visited a whisky maker for the first time this week during his trip to Cleveland for...

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Episode 471: March 22, 2014

Dave Broom has written and edited many books on whisky and other spirits, but none quite like his latest book....

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Aussie Malt Wins “World’s Best” in World Whiskies Awards

March 21, 2014 – Call it an upset…call it a surprise…call it what you will, but the reputation of Australian...

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Nikka Expands Range in U.S. Market

September 18, 2013 – After its initial launch in the U.S. market last year, Japan’s Nikka Whisky is expanding its...

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Episode 435: July 27, 2013

Ask a Scot about Ben Nevis, and you’re more likely to hear about the highest peak in Scotland than the...

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Episode 405: January 5, 2013

Most of us spend a lifetime working in the shadows, wondering if anyone notices. Then, one day, a letter comes...

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Episode 237: January 30, 2010

As I reported in the last episode, Maker’s Mark is working on a new bourbon. This time around, Master Distiller...

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