Hi, So you're all very welcome to Dave's Irish Whiskey Blog. I thought I'd use my first post to set out exactly how I see this blog going so people understand from the outset. The most important thing for me is that readers understand that I'm totally new to this fabulous world. On this blog … Continue reading Intro and purpose of blog.
Wexford, 19th August 2019: Irish Distillers, Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer of some of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, today donated the records from the Power family’s Oylegate estate to Wexford County Archive. The renowned Power family – of whiskey fame – chose to settle in Oylegate in … Continue reading Powers history returns to Wexford
Another Vintage Year for Writers’ Tears Cask Strength – Ireland’s Most Unique Cask Strength Whiskey 9th Release of the super-premium Writers’ Tears Cask Strength whiskey is limited to 3,780 bottles worldwide. Carlow, Ireland – 26th July 2018: The 2019 vintage of Writers’ Tears Cask Strength whiskey has been launched to great acclaim at … Continue reading 2019 Writers Tears CS launched
Irish Distillers appoints first new Cooper in over 40 years Killian O’Mahony appointed as Cooper at Midleton Distillery Midleton, May 28th, 2019 – Irish Distillers, Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines, and producer of some of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, has today announced the appointment of Killian O’Mahony as Cooper, … Continue reading 40 year wait comes to an end.
Irish Distillers launches ‘A Story of Irish Whiskey’ podcast series The five-part series brings the history of the highs and lows of Irish whiskey to life focusing on the three families that came together to save it from extinction Dublin, May 23rd, 2019 – Irish Distillers, Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer … Continue reading ‘A Story of Irish Whiskey’ Podcast
A Powers Irish Whiskey pre made cocktail! I'm not one that drinks to many cocktails so I'm not entirely sure how I feel about this. As a huge fan of the history of the brand and the liquid in the bottle, its a strange move in my eyes. However, is it one I'm hoping will be successful in getting more … Continue reading New road for Powers
INTRODUCING REDBREAST DREAM CASK PEDRO XIMÉNEZ EDITION - New limited edition release offers a fresh take on the classic sherry flavour profile of Redbreast - It's the news we've all being waiting for, Redbreast Irish Whiskey, which is produced by Irish Distillers in Midleton Distillery, marks World Whisky Day 2019 with the launch of Redbreast … Continue reading Redbreast Dream Cask PX Edition
Irish Distillers, the makers of the world’s most enjoyed whiskeys, has scooped a remarkable 11 Double Gold medals at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2019 – the strongest-ever haul for the family of Irish whiskeys crafted at Midleton Distillery, County Cork. The prestigious competition honoured the Jameson family with six Double Gold medals – … Continue reading Irish Distillers win big