The Great Islay Swim (Episode 711: July 1, 2018)20180701201402

The Great Islay Swim (Episode 711: July 1, 2018)

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The rough, cold waters off Scotland’s Isle of Islay are a challenge for even the best sailors, and one might think it madness to try and swim ar...
On the Road in Bourbon Country (Episode 659: September 17, 2017)20170917215602

On the Road in Bourbon Country (Episode 659: September 17, 2017)

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This week, we’re on the road at the annual Kentucky Bourbon Festival in Bardstown, Kentucky! We’ll have highlights from the festival throu...
Viking Soul & Whisky in Denmark (Episode 639: April 30, 2017)20170429172000

Viking Soul & Whisky in Denmark (Episode 639: April 30, 2017)

This week, we’re in Copenhagen, Denmark for the launch of Highland Park’s new Valkyrie single malt and new packaging for its core range th...
Balblair 1990 Takes Spirit of Whisky Fringe Award20160822115341

Balblair 1990 Takes Spirit of Whisky Fringe Award

August 22, 2016 – For the third year in a row, a single malt from Inver House Distillers has taken top honors at the Whisky Fringe festival in E...
Episode 594: June 18, 201620160619002026
Episode 552: September 12, 201520150912224908

Episode 552: September 12, 2015

The Glenrothes was one of the first Scotch Whisky distilleries to label its single malts with wine-style vintages instead of age statements. While the...
Closed Port Dundas Distillery Yields New Whiskies20150908130446

Closed Port Dundas Distillery Yields New Whiskies

September 8, 2015 – It’s been five years since Diageo closed its Port Dundas grain whisky distillery in Glasgow, but the drinks giant is r...
Compass Box Kicks Off 15th Anniversary with Hedonism Quindecimus20150327163415

Compass Box Kicks Off 15th Anniversary with Hedonism Quindecimus

March 27, 2015 – Compass Box could have come up with a simple name for its first bottling to mark the company’s 15th anniversary, but R...
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