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.
On the 21st of January I wrote my first ever blog post Here and wrote about how I had decided to start collecting Irish Whiskey and how my first purchase was a Celtic Whiskey Store, Powers Single Cask No. 284. Fast forward to the 8th of November, I find myself driving West, destination Galway, more precisely Garavan's Bar for the launch … Continue reading Garavan’s Bar Powers Single Cask launch night
They say that good things come to those who wait...... Back in June I posted the below cryptic message on social media and got a few people talking online and ringing me asking what was it all about? When is it starting? How does it work? Introducing the L. Mulligans Whiskey Shop 'Hip Flask Service' … Continue reading L.Mulligan Hip Flask Service
Thursday gone, the 18th of October, marked a momentous occasion in the world of Irish whiskey and in particular that of the Kilbeggan Distillery when a press release came out which saw the unveiling of the limited edition, Kilbeggan Small Batch Rye. It wasn't just the a press release though, this was on the shelves in the distillery for purchase. This was momentous … Continue reading Kilbeggan Small Batch Rye
Some of you may be starting to notice a common theme running through my blogs. That of the Powers brand. All of my Collecting blogs to date have been Powers related and I've also taken part in, and blogged about, Powers Tweet Tasting in the past. So it will not come as any surprise that … Continue reading Powers John’s Lane
Teeling Whiskey Releases Rare 30-Year-Old Single Malt Latest limited release in award winning Teeling Vintage Reserve Collection Teeling Whiskey, Ireland’s leading progressive Irish whiskey producer, has released the latest in its award winning Vintage Reserve Collection – the Teeling 30-Year-Old Irish Single Malt. The Teeling 30-Year-Old release, which is limited to just 500 bottles, is amongst … Continue reading Teeling Vintage Reserve Collection
Welcome to Part Ten, which is the final part of my series of blogs called 'Know your Brand Ambassador'. This time we're having a chat with Mr Michael Carr, National Powers Brand Ambassador of Irish Distillers Pernod-Ricard Name? Michael John Desmond Carr Who do you work for? Powers Whiskey which is part of Irish Distillers Pernod-Ricard What is your favourite book? Flowers for … Continue reading Know your Brand Ambassador: Michael Carr
Welcome to Part Nine of my series of blogs called 'Know your Brand Ambassador'. In this blog we are having a chat with Dave Cummins of Dingle Distillery and The Porterhouse Brewing Co. Name? Dave Cummins Who do you work for? Dingle Distillery & Porterhouse Brewing Co What is your favourite book? Dr Jekyll and Mr … Continue reading Know your Brand Ambassador: Dave Cummins