“PappyGate” Ringleader Released from Prison20180703192806

“PappyGate” Ringleader Released from Prison

July 2, 2018 – After serving just one month of the 15-year prison sentence he received for his role in the thefts of tens of thousands of dollar...
There’s No Whisky Without the Barrels (Episode 660: September 24, 2017)20170924192730

There’s No Whisky Without the Barrels (Episode 660: September 24, 2017)

Mark GillespieSeptember 24, 2017, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 0 comments
It’s often said that wood is responsible for most of a whisky’s flavor, and if that’s the case, then the people who make the barrels...
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...
Episode 556: October 4, 201520151004221453
9 Indicted in Pappy Van Winkle & Wild Turkey Thefts20150421134259

9 Indicted in Pappy Van Winkle & Wild Turkey Thefts

April 21, 2015 – From the beginning, Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton considered the 2013 theft of 65 cases of Pappy Van Winkle’s Family...
Episode 517: January 18, 201520150119014546
Thief Steals $100K of Whisky from Montreal SAQ Store20150117164145

Thief Steals $100K of Whisky from Montreal SAQ Store

January 17, 2015 – Police are looking for the robber who held up the provincial SAQ liquor monopoly’s flagship Signature store in downtown...
Search Underway for Stolen Pappy, Inside Job Suspected20131016184439

Search Underway for Stolen Pappy, Inside Job Suspected

October 16, 2013 – Police in Frankfort, Kentucky are investigating the theft of approximately 65 cases of Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserv...