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Diageo Plans to Reopen Port Ellen and Brora Distilleries

October 9, 2017 – When Scotch Whisky history buffs gather over a few drams, the discussion usually turns to a...

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Episode 556: October 4, 2015

Earlier this year, Japan’s Nikka Whisky announced plans to replace many of its age-statement single malts with new no-age-statement versions....

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Episode 507: November 22, 2014

Dewar’s has focused on its Blended Scotch whiskies for generations, with the limited exception in recent years of single malts...

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Whisky Magazine Names Parker Beam & Edwin Foote To Hall of Fame

April 9, 2014 – Master Distillers Parker Beam and Edwin Foote are the latest inductees in Whisky Magazine’s Hall of...

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Episode 473: April 5, 2014

Many of Scotland’s historic distilleries have faded into history, to be remembered only by archivists and the occasional whisky lover....

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Bladnoch On The Auction Block

April 3, 2014 – As expected, the court-appointed administrator for Bladnoch Distillery plans to sell the Wigtown distillery as an...

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Episode 472: March 29, 2014

James Espey has created some of whisky’s legendary brands during his career, along with the Keepers of the Quaich, and...

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Bladnoch Distillery In Administration, To Be Sold

March 17, 2014 – One of Scotland’s smallest distilleries is to be sold after a dispute between brothers led to...

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Orphan Barrel Bourbons Get Birth Certificate (Of Sorts)

February 11, 2014 – Diageo’s new Orphan Barrel line of whiskies is based on so-called “found” barrels of whisky that...

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