Celebrating the World’s Whiskies in Dublin (Episode 653: August 6, 2017)20170806120633

Celebrating the World’s Whiskies in Dublin (Episode 653: August 6, 2017)

Whiskies are celebrated at festivals all over the world these days, but there’s no place quite like Ireland when it comes to whisk(e)y. The inau...
A Tale of Texas Whiskey at Balcones (Episode 646: June 18, 2017)20170618153921

A Tale of Texas Whiskey at Balcones (Episode 646: June 18, 2017)

Mark GillespieJune 18, 2017, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 comments
Last year, Balcones Distilling left behind its original distillery – hand-built in an old welding shop underneath the 17th Street bridge in Waco...
Episode 614: November 6, 201620161106161234

Episode 614: November 6, 2016

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This Monday marks the 20th anniversary of the fire that destroyed Heaven Hill’s distillery and 90,000 barrels of whiskey in Bardstown, Kentucky....
Episode 608: September 25, 201620160925114827

Episode 608: September 25, 2016

Mark GillespieSeptember 25, 2016, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 comments
We’re at a unique point in whisky history when it’s not unusual to see people celebrating 40, 45, or even 50 years of working in whisky an...
Buffalo Trace Returns to Roots with O.F.C. Vintage Bourbons20160922053014

Buffalo Trace Returns to Roots with O.F.C. Vintage Bourbons

September 22, 2016 – While Buffalo Trace Distillery’s name dates back only to the late 1990’s, the distillery itself has a history g...
Episode 558: October 17, 201520151018022113

Episode 558: October 17, 2015

Mark GillespieOctober 18, 2015, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 comments
George Washington’s Scottish distiller never made single malt whisky at Mount Vernon in the 18th Century, but Scottish distillers John Campbell,...
“A Perfect Whiskey” Goes on the Block in Boston20151017204712

“A Perfect Whiskey” Goes on the Block in Boston

 October 17, 2015 – Pre-Prohibition Bourbons come up fairly regularly at auctions, but it’s rare that a whiskey estimated to be from aroun...
Buffalo Trace Distillery Honored as Historic Landmark20130311175407

Buffalo Trace Distillery Honored as Historic Landmark

March 11, 2013 – The U.S. Interior Department has declared what’s known today as Buffalo Trace Distillery as a National Historic Landmark,...