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Whiskey Lore: The Interviews

Feb 28, 2022

125 years ago this week, a battle would be fought between wet and dry candidates over a bill that could improve the quality of whiskey. What really happened though was so much bigger and expanded government's role in consumer affairs.

Feb 23, 2022

When I say Southern Indiana, you might not initially think distilling legacy, but if you think about it, the region is just as close to the Ohio River as Kentucky is. So when I invited Alan Bishop, a distiller, but also a documenter of whiskey history, a whole new amazing history opened up to me.

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Feb 21, 2022

Let's go back 154 years to the origins of this week's Federal holiday and find out when the name changed from Washington's Birthday to President's Day.

We'll also take a look at several presidents and discover their association with whiskey - from owning distilleries to taking a shot in the morning with breakfast.


Feb 16, 2022

Welcome back to Rory as this week we'll discuss two scotch distilleries every fan should know about.

BenRiach is a Speyside distillery that has developed some fascinating and complex whiskies thanks to Dr. Rachel Barrie.

Glenglassaugh is a seaside Highland distillery with robust and flavorful whiskies that are coming...

Feb 14, 2022

Hear a tale about the Hon. Winston S. Churchill that occurred 90 years ago this week.