WhiskyCast Episodes

WhiskyCast is where it all begins. Now in our 18th year, each weekly podcast brings you the latest in whisky news, along with the latest events, tasting notes, comments from other listeners, and the weekly “In-Depth” segment features interviews with the people who help make whisky the “water of life”.


Episode 250: April 25, 2010

Back from Scotland, and plenty to talk about. This episode features highlights from the World Whiskies Conference in Glasgow, as well as a rare interview with retired Suntory master blender Koichi Inatomi. In the news, Springbank’s distillery manager heads north to take over Duncan Taylor’s new distillery project in Huntly, along with a new 40-year-old single malt from Glenfarclas, Highland Park’s plans to phase out two travel retail releases, and new travel retail expressions from The Balvenie and Grant’s.

Links:   World Whiskies Conference | Duncan Taylor | Springbank | Glenfarclas | Highland Park | The Balvenie | Grant’s | The Irishman | Jameson | Cutty Sark | The Tweedale Blend | Glasgow’s Whisky Festival | Drambuie | Whisky Magazine | Suntory