SLIABH LIAG DISTILLERS RECLAIMS DONEGAL’S WHISKEY HERITAGE WITH FIRST LEGAL DISTILLATION IN NEARLY 200 YEARS Donegal distillery fills its first cask with a peated single malt new-make spirit. If you're not aware of the good folk up at Sliabh Liag Distillers, then you're not following my #SundayNightSup over on Twitter (@daveswhiskey) and for that, you're very … Continue reading Sliabh Liag fills first cask and its peated!
I've just woken up after a night shift to the news that Brian Nation is set to leave his role as Master Distiller at the Midleton Distillery for the a new challenge in The United States, and Kevin O'Gorman has been appointed Master Distiller! News doesn't really get much bigger then that in the Irish … Continue reading Kevin O’Gorman appointed as Master Distiller at Midleton
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.
Ever since I developed my interest in Irish whiskey I've always thought about how one day I'd like to purchase a cask. There is something very romantic in my eyes, about having your own cask sitting in a warehouse, slowly extracting all those wonderful flavours. Life will go on at a frantic pace outside the warehouse … Continue reading I purchased my own Cask!