»God invented whiskey to keep the Irish from ruling the world«


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Bushmills 10 Year old

The benchmark Irish single malt, this has a far greater depth of flavour than standard Irish blends. Winner of the ‘Best Irish Single Malt Whiskey in the World’ at last year’s World Whiskies Awards.…


Bushmills Distillery

The Old Bushmills Distillery was founded in 1608 and is now owned by the major drinks company Diageo. Bushmills whiskey is produced, matured, and bottled on-site at the Bushmills Distillery in Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The distillery is a …


Connemara 1992, Single Cask

A rare single cask bottling from Connemara Distillery. Bottled from cask K92/313804 which was filled on 11th August 1992 and bottled on 20th June 2008, this should be phenomenal.

Named after one of the most famous regions in Ireland, Connemara …


Cooley Distillery

Cooley Distillery is the only independent, Irish-owned whiskey distillery in Ireland, converted in 1987 from an older industrial potato ethanol plant by John Teeling. The Distillery is located on the Cooley Peninsula in County Louth on Ireland’s eastern coast.

The …


Green Spot

A fabulous pure potstill whiskey, exalted by connoisseurs as one of the finest Irish whiskeys available. Vibrant and very characterful, Green Spot must be tried by serious fans of Irish Whiskey.

Green Spot is a pure pot still Irish whiskey, …


Jameson 12 Years, Special Reserve

Formerly known as ’1780′ in reference to the year the original Jameson distillery in Bow Street, Dublin, was founded, this has recently been relaunched as ‘Special Reserve’. A smooth, spicy, sweet potstill-based blend.

Jameson 12 Year Old Special Reserve, with


Malt Mission 2010 #376

Jameson Irish Whiskey 40% abv£17 $25 (USD) $30 (CAD)Married to a member of the Haig Scotch whisky dynasty, founder John Jameson moved from Scotland to Ireland and began making the water of life in 1780. Originally produced at one of the six Dublin di…


Malt Mission 2010 #378

Connemara 12yoIrish Single Malt Whiskey 40% abv£55$95 (USD)Another Irish drop, and an unusual one at that as it’s only distilled twice (most Irish is triple-distilled). And in pot stills, no less, the way God intended…”The saviour of Irish whisky”, …


New Midleton Distillery

The Midleton distilleries complex is situated outside Midleton, Co. Cork, Ireland. It is owned by Pernod-Ricard. Located alongside is the Old Midleton Distillery which was established in the early 17th century.

History

In 1966, John Power & Son, John Jameson …


St Patrik's day

To celebrate St Patrik’s day I’ve added some of the Irish Whiskey Distilleries and a few whiskies that are produced in Ireland. Check out the Cooley Distillery, the Bushmills Distillery or the Connemara from 1992 bottle. You could also use …