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.
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
Welcome to Part 1 of my new series of blogs called 'Know your Brand Ambassador'. I'm delighted to kick off this series with an insight into the mind of Mr Joe Magowan of Dillon Bass. As outlined here this series is all about having a bit of fun and discovering a different side to some of Irish Whiskeys top Brand Ambassadors. … Continue reading Know your Brand Ambassador: Joe Magowan
Hello again! Delighted to see the interest my blog has been getting since I started it back in January, if you’re returning again to see my thoughts on this weeks topic then thanks for that, if you’re here for the first time then you’re very welcome and I hope you enjoy what I have to … Continue reading Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition
I’d heard that tasting events are great! They afford you an opportunity to try so many different types of whiskey that you ordinarily wouldn’t be buying. Be that cause they’re rare, more expensive than your average dram, or maybe even one you’ve never really be drawn to but now it’s there on the table in … Continue reading Tasting events are great!