Episode 172: November 9, 2008

Robert Hicks tried to retire a couple of years ago as the Master Blender at Teacher’s, Laphroaig, and Ardmore…but he’s busier than ever these days. 2009 will mark his 45th year in the whisky business, and he’ll share his memories in this episode of WhiskyCast! In the news, Diageo taketh away from Canada and giveth to developing markets…new (old) whiskies from Glenglassaugh, the PC7 from Bruichladdich, and (ri)1 takes rye whiskey to the trend-setters…

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Links:  Laphroaig | Teacher’s | Ardmore | The Scotsman | CBC | Glenglassaugh | Bruichladdich | (ri)1

Mark Gillespie

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