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#Whiskey

# whiskey - Last year 2021

Historian brings collection of long-lost Irish whiskey recipes back to life
# Boann Distillery
# Boann Distillery

Historian brings collection of long-lost Irish whiskey recipes back to life

Feb 15th 2021, 11:01 AM 25,476 Views 8 Comments

The recipes were unearthed and brought back to life by leading whiskey historian Fionnan O’Connor, at the Boann Distillery in Co Meath.

# whiskey - All time

100-year-old Irish whiskey expected to fetch €12,000 at auction
# Whiskey Galore
# Whiskey Galore

100-year-old Irish whiskey expected to fetch €12,000 at auction

Aug 4th 2020, 1:02 PM 46,593 Views 27 Comments

The whiskey is a 16-year matured single malt from the George Roe distillery.

'When I was growing up, people perceived Irish whiskey to be your grandfather's drink'
# Tools Of The Trade
# Tools Of The Trade

'When I was growing up, people perceived Irish whiskey to be your grandfather's drink'

Feb 28th 2020, 12:18 PM 237 Views 0 Comments

Tools of the Trade: Jack Teeling on building a global brand and why he took up running.

Pour me another: Tourists are finding Irish whiskey neat but the Scots still reign
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

Pour me another: Tourists are finding Irish whiskey neat but the Scots still reign

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:34 AM 584 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s reputation as a whiskey haven is on the rise but there’s plenty of work to be done

Ireland's whiskey industry breathed a sigh of relief after escaping US tariffs - at least for now
# Policy And Economy
# Policy And Economy

Ireland's whiskey industry breathed a sigh of relief after escaping US tariffs - at least for now

Nov 22nd 2019, 11:04 AM 314 Views 0 Comments

Distillers are looking at new horizons after the scare, but the US is still top for a drop of the pure.

The Irish For: How did Irish céilí dancing end up with a waltz but no tango?
# Column
# Column

The Irish For: How did Irish céilí dancing end up with a waltz but no tango?

Nov 3rd 2019, 8:30 AM 14,152 Views 3 Comments

Dances and words travel between cultures in a similar way, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.

Your crash course in ... how proposed US tariffs could hit Irish whiskey
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

Your crash course in ... how proposed US tariffs could hit Irish whiskey

Jul 4th 2019, 9:53 AM 209 Views 0 Comments

Irish whiskey could get dragged into a transatlantic trade dispute.

Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river
# Down The Drain
# Down The Drain

Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river

Jul 4th 2019, 7:41 AM 29,507 Views 24 Comments

State officials are now worried that the runoff whiskey seeping into the Kentucky River could kill fish.

Over 10,200 litres of smuggled whiskey seized in Dublin Port
# Revenue
# Revenue

Over 10,200 litres of smuggled whiskey seized in Dublin Port

Jan 21st 2019, 5:52 PM 20,741 Views 29 Comments

The alcohol, worth a quarter of a million euro to the Exchequer, was discovered in a trailer that had originated from Poland.

The boss of Diageo's local whiskey says Ireland's luxury range is 'underdeveloped'
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

The boss of Diageo's local whiskey says Ireland's luxury range is 'underdeveloped'

Jan 10th 2019, 4:02 PM 630 Views 0 Comments

The drinks giant wants its new Roe & Co brand to take the lead in the super premium category.

What do people in the US and China think about Irish whiskey? Bord Bia wants to find out
# Power Of The Brand
# Power Of The Brand

What do people in the US and China think about Irish whiskey? Bord Bia wants to find out

Dec 26th 2018, 9:00 AM 13,515 Views 21 Comments

Bord Bia issued the tender, saying both countries represented “significant opportunities for growth” of the whiskey market.

The Irish For... it's fun to drink uisce beatha in a síbín - but watch out for the poison drop
# Column
# Column

The Irish For... it's fun to drink uisce beatha in a síbín - but watch out for the poison drop

Nov 25th 2018, 8:45 AM 31,548 Views 11 Comments

If the Irish phrase for a hangover doesn’t put you off drink nothing will – ‘braon nimhe sa ceann’ means ‘a poison drop to the head’, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.

After branding battle, Conor McGregor will call his whiskey Proper No. Twelve
# Not Notorious
# Not Notorious

After branding battle, Conor McGregor will call his whiskey Proper No. Twelve

Sep 17th 2018, 7:30 PM 44,273 Views 106 Comments

The MMA fighter’s new product will initially launch in Ireland and the US.

'We've put in effort, money, time': John Teeling won't axe his Louth whiskey warehouse plan... yet
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

'We've put in effort, money, time': John Teeling won't axe his Louth whiskey warehouse plan... yet

Aug 2nd 2018, 3:17 PM 1,802 Views 0 Comments

The Great Northern Distillery owner is fighting to keep the €20 million project alive.

The head of Dublin’s newest distillery thinks half of whiskey ventures won't survive the next decade
# Dublin Liberties Distillery
# Dublin Liberties Distillery

The head of Dublin’s newest distillery thinks half of whiskey ventures won't survive the next decade

Jul 7th 2018, 9:15 AM 14,787 Views 14 Comments

There are expected to be more than 30 whiskey distilleries in Ireland by 2020.

Whiskey sales are surging but the threat of US tariffs is souring the industry's high spirits
# Trade War
# Trade War

Whiskey sales are surging but the threat of US tariffs is souring the industry's high spirits

Jun 22nd 2018, 6:15 AM 8,237 Views 7 Comments

Nearly 120 million bottles of Irish whiskey were sold around the world last year.

The firm behind a major whiskey project says claims it would scar Westmeath are 'exaggerated'
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

The firm behind a major whiskey project says claims it would scar Westmeath are 'exaggerated'

Mar 25th 2018, 10:00 AM 20,796 Views 51 Comments

Vault Whiskey Store has appealed the refusal for its €138m development.

'Distillers will go out of business': Why Ireland needs to build big whiskey warehouses
# A Fine Drop
# A Fine Drop

'Distillers will go out of business': Why Ireland needs to build big whiskey warehouses

Mar 1st 2018, 2:35 PM 8,638 Views 11 Comments

Developers are worried planning delays could hurt small firms.

A Chinese man paid €8,500 for a glass of 139-year-old scotch that turned out to be fake
# Fake Booze
# Fake Booze

A Chinese man paid €8,500 for a glass of 139-year-old scotch that turned out to be fake

Nov 3rd 2017, 12:28 PM 61,059 Views 39 Comments

The owner of the Swiss bar travelled to Beijing and refunded the customer.

New course hoping to make most of brewing and distillery 'renaissance'
# IT Carlow
# IT Carlow

New course hoping to make most of brewing and distillery 'renaissance'

Sep 5th 2017, 6:20 AM 11,129 Views 14 Comments

18 students will soon start the honours degree course, the first of its kind in Ireland.

Could Irish gin be the new Irish whiskey?
# Cheers
# Cheers

Could Irish gin be the new Irish whiskey?

Sep 3rd 2017, 8:45 PM 26,725 Views 39 Comments

Ireland’s distillers are cashing in on the gin craze

Here's Halle Berry chugging an entire pint of whiskey at Comic Con
# Pintwoman
From The Daily Edge
# Pintwoman

Here's Halle Berry chugging an entire pint of whiskey at Comic Con

Jul 21st 2017, 1:42 PM 8,655 Views 11 Comments

Down in one.

Diageo gets the go-ahead to build €25 million whiskey distillery in Dublin city
# Whiskey A Go Go
# Whiskey A Go Go

Diageo gets the go-ahead to build €25 million whiskey distillery in Dublin city

May 24th 2017, 5:42 PM 39,558 Views 43 Comments

The distillery will be used for its new premium blended Irish whiskey, Roe & Co.

Diageo just announced a whiskey version of the Storehouse, and a brand new whiskey to go with it
# Roe And Co
From The Daily Edge
# Roe And Co

Diageo just announced a whiskey version of the Storehouse, and a brand new whiskey to go with it

Jan 31st 2017, 11:26 AM 3,758 Views 1 Comment

The name of George Roe is coming back.

How beer and whiskey became Irish specialities
# Sponsored By Tullamore Dew
# Sponsored By Tullamore Dew

How beer and whiskey became Irish specialities

Nov 8th 2016, 2:36 PM 2,764 Views 0 Comments

And how the ‘boilermaker’ cocktail is having a bit of a moment.

Jameson is a global favourite, but high taxes are dampening sales at home
# Whiskey A Go Go
# Whiskey A Go Go

Jameson is a global favourite, but high taxes are dampening sales at home

Sep 1st 2016, 2:35 PM 12,572 Views 47 Comments

The brand has been riding high worldwide with the resurgence in Irish whiskey.

This dad found a whiskey bottle in his daughter's room and responded brilliantly
# No Chill
From The Daily Edge
# No Chill

This dad found a whiskey bottle in his daughter's room and responded brilliantly

Jul 1st 2016, 7:33 AM 12,710 Views 2 Comments

“We heard a news report about people breaking into houses and hiding whiskey bottles, so if that’s the case…”

The company behind Jameson and Powers wants to sell Paddy to a US firm
# Whiskey Bonding
# Whiskey Bonding

The company behind Jameson and Powers wants to sell Paddy to a US firm

May 8th 2016, 8:45 AM 19,548 Views 33 Comments

Irish Distillers has predicted there will be no impact on jobs here.

The thirst for Irish whiskey is so strong distillers may struggle to keep up
# Uisce Beatha
# Uisce Beatha

The thirst for Irish whiskey is so strong distillers may struggle to keep up

Apr 5th 2016, 7:48 AM 17,385 Views 23 Comments

The opportunity is there for the spirit to make major inroads in several markets.

Here's how to make this decadent ice cream and whiskey cocktail dessert
# Simple
From The Daily Edge
# Simple

Here's how to make this decadent ice cream and whiskey cocktail dessert

Mar 19th 2016, 12:01 PM 3,330 Views 0 Comments

Delish.

Ireland's gin revolution is about to kick off
# Viva La Revolution
# Viva La Revolution

Ireland's gin revolution is about to kick off

Jan 30th 2016, 5:00 PM 34,982 Views 45 Comments

Distillers line up to benefit from consumers’ appetite for premium spirits.

Meet the new batch of distillers behind an Irish whiskey resurgence
# Good Spirits
# Good Spirits

Meet the new batch of distillers behind an Irish whiskey resurgence

Sep 20th 2015, 6:30 PM 31,765 Views 23 Comments

The spirit has been going through a boom.

This futuristic glass lets astronauts drink whiskey in space
# Zero Gravity
# Zero Gravity

This futuristic glass lets astronauts drink whiskey in space

Sep 8th 2015, 10:44 AM 8,106 Views 12 Comments

*Provided you’ve figured out a way to travel into space.

This is what happened when a warehouse full of whiskey was hit by lightning causing a "firenado"
# Fire Water
# Fire Water

This is what happened when a warehouse full of whiskey was hit by lightning causing a "firenado"

Sep 6th 2015, 1:41 PM 23,443 Views 27 Comments

800,000 gallons of whiskey was destroyed.

One family is bringing whiskey distilling back to Drogheda after nearly 50 years
# Liquid Gold
# Liquid Gold

One family is bringing whiskey distilling back to Drogheda after nearly 50 years

Sep 2nd 2015, 2:15 PM 21,838 Views 27 Comments

The Boann Distillery is due to start production before the end of the year.

The whiskey doughnut has been invented and it looks unreal
# Next Level
From The Daily Edge
# Next Level

The whiskey doughnut has been invented and it looks unreal

Aug 20th 2015, 1:48 PM 3,484 Views 0 Comments

This is exactly what we all needed.

This Dingle whiskey distillery is selling vodka and gin to help fund the business
# Whiskey Business
# Whiskey Business

This Dingle whiskey distillery is selling vodka and gin to help fund the business

Aug 16th 2015, 8:00 AM 21,711 Views 15 Comments

You have to play the long game if you want to get into the whiskey business, which is why the Dingle Whiskey Distillery is thinking outside the box.

Irish whiskey will always have to be made in Ireland
# Drink Up
# Drink Up

Irish whiskey will always have to be made in Ireland

Jul 28th 2015, 12:33 PM 26,192 Views 44 Comments

In the last decade, Irish whiskey exports grew by almost 200%.

13 Irish coffees to sample before you die
# Irish Coffee
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Coffee

13 Irish coffees to sample before you die

Jul 25th 2015, 10:30 AM 16,332 Views 1 Comment

Irish up that coffee.

Tullamore Dew and Bulmers are cutting jobs in Clonmel
# Down The Drain
# Down The Drain

Tullamore Dew and Bulmers are cutting jobs in Clonmel

Jul 2nd 2015, 6:07 PM 18,824 Views 31 Comments

The news was described as “genuinely shocking” for workers.

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