Nicole Austin, an innovative, smart and feisty industry veteran, is taking over the helm at the distillery formerly known as George Dickel in Tullahoma, Tennessee. Read More
So, Diageo is up to its dirty tricks again… After a failed attempt to lessen the definition of Tennessee whiskey, they’ve put out a Canadian “bourbon mash” whiskey (already discontinued), and now they’re attacking the standards of Scotch whisky with a secret task force. Scotch! Is nothing sacred to this company? Read More
Freedom and flexibility lure Henley away from Diageo’s George Dickel Distillery
Today marks Allisa Henley’s first day on the job in her new role as Master Blender at the Popcorn Sutton distillery in Newport, Tennessee. What’s that, you say? Henley’s departure from George Dickel, where she served as Distiller, was quiet. Deafeningly silent, even. Read More
Diageo joins a growing number of defendants in lawsuits filed against the bourbon makers of Kentucky by a lawfirm in California.