The remarkable revival of Irish whiskey – once the globally dominant style – continues with a limited-edition release celebrating a remarkable 135-year tradition. Traditionally, Irish retailers sold their own distinctive blend of whiskey from casks purchased from a local distiller. But as the Irish industry was rationalised (aka closed down) these idiosyncratic one-offs were tragically […]
Kings County Distillery has taken the fight public.
On International Whisk(e)y Day, we toast a true milestone in Irish whiskey’s extraordinary narrative.
Where’s our whiskey of choice this Christmas from? The clue’s in the spelling of “whiskey”.
Midleton Distillery’s Dair Ghaelach Bluebell Forest Irish Whiskey Release was aged in traceable casks.
The company is investing £43 million to achieve the goal by 2026.
It’s the secular man’s festive holy spirit.
McGuane worked in places such as London, Paris, New York and Singapore for major players such as Veuve Cliquot, Diageo and Stolichnaya before returning home to the family farm in remote County Clare, in the west of Ireland, originally to set up a distillery but eventually electing to revive a craft – whiskey bonding – […]