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Wilderness Trace Opens New And Bigger Danville, Kentucky Facility

By Richard Thomas Kentucky micro-distillery Wilderness Trace has opened their new distillery in Danville, Kentucky and begun producing whiskey there. With their larger facility, Wilderness Trace is now able to increase their output twelve times over and is better able to give visitors a proper Bluegrass bourbon experience. The new distillery is located on a 21 acre property, with the ...

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Wemyss Malts Poised To Release New Single Cask Batch

With midsummer looming, independent bottler Wemyss Malts is releasing a fresh gathering of nine new single cask whiskies ranging from 18 to 27 years old. As always, the descriptive names of these whiskies are based on the flavours and aromas discovered by the Wemyss tasting panel. The full single cask list of this release comprises of: “Arbor in Bloom” 1995 ...

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Walsh Whiskey Distillery Formally Opens Today

Whiskey distilling officially returned to Ireland’s County Carlow after a two century absence today as Bernard and Rosemary Walsh, the founders of Walsh Whiskey, officially opened their €25 million Irish whiskey distillery by the banks of the River Barrow. The Royal Oak-based facility is now distilling Walsh Whiskey Distillery’s whiskeys, The Irishman and Writers Tears, which are already sold in ...

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Raj Bhakta Wins Back Control Of WhistlePig

By Richard Thomas The Whiskey Reviewer was informed by a source at WhistlePig that Raj Bhakta, founder of the company and its principal shareholder, was granted a status quo order by a court in Delaware on Friday, June 18. This confirms his control over the company while a dispute with his board is settled by litigation. The successful Vermont-based whiskey ...

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