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

Feb 15th 2021, 11:01 AM 25,446 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.

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

Aug 4th 2020, 1:02 PM 46,552 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'
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'When I was growing up, people perceived Irish whiskey to be your grandfather's drink'

Feb 28th 2020, 12:18 PM 225 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
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Pour me another: Tourists are finding Irish whiskey neat but the Scots still reign

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:34 AM 574 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
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Ireland's whiskey industry breathed a sigh of relief after escaping US tariffs - at least for now

Nov 22nd 2019, 11:04 AM 305 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?
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The Irish For: How did Irish céilí dancing end up with a waltz but no tango?

Nov 3rd 2019, 8:30 AM 14,120 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
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Your crash course in ... how proposed US tariffs could hit Irish whiskey

Jul 4th 2019, 9:53 AM 199 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
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Fire at US Jim Beam warehouse destroys 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as alcohol flows into river

Jul 4th 2019, 7:41 AM 29,489 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
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Over 10,200 litres of smuggled whiskey seized in Dublin Port

Jan 21st 2019, 5:52 PM 20,721 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'
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The boss of Diageo's local whiskey says Ireland's luxury range is 'underdeveloped'

Jan 10th 2019, 4:02 PM 622 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
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What do people in the US and China think about Irish whiskey? Bord Bia wants to find out

Dec 26th 2018, 9:00 AM 13,501 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
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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 31,461 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
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After branding battle, Conor McGregor will call his whiskey Proper No. Twelve

Sep 17th 2018, 7:30 PM 44,189 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
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'We've put in effort, money, time': John Teeling won't axe his Louth whiskey warehouse plan... yet

Aug 2nd 2018, 3:17 PM 1,794 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
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The head of Dublin’s newest distillery thinks half of whiskey ventures won't survive the next decade

Jul 7th 2018, 9:15 AM 14,776 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
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Whiskey sales are surging but the threat of US tariffs is souring the industry's high spirits

Jun 22nd 2018, 6:15 AM 8,229 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'
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The firm behind a major whiskey project says claims it would scar Westmeath are 'exaggerated'

Mar 25th 2018, 10:00 AM 20,783 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
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'Distillers will go out of business': Why Ireland needs to build big whiskey warehouses

Mar 1st 2018, 2:35 PM 8,629 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
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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 61,042 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'
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New course hoping to make most of brewing and distillery 'renaissance'

Sep 5th 2017, 6:20 AM 11,114 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?
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Could Irish gin be the new Irish whiskey?

Sep 3rd 2017, 8:45 PM 26,708 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
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# Pintwoman

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

Jul 21st 2017, 1:42 PM 8,645 Views 11 Comments

Down in one.

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

May 24th 2017, 5:42 PM 39,537 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
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# 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 3,735 Views 1 Comment

The name of George Roe is coming back.

How beer and whiskey became Irish specialities
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How beer and whiskey became Irish specialities

Nov 8th 2016, 2:36 PM 2,565 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
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Jameson is a global favourite, but high taxes are dampening sales at home

Sep 1st 2016, 2:35 PM 12,555 Views 48 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
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This dad found a whiskey bottle in his daughter's room and responded brilliantly

Jul 1st 2016, 7:33 AM 12,695 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
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The company behind Jameson and Powers wants to sell Paddy to a US firm

May 8th 2016, 8:45 AM 19,496 Views 34 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
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The thirst for Irish whiskey is so strong distillers may struggle to keep up

Apr 5th 2016, 7:48 AM 17,367 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
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Here's how to make this decadent ice cream and whiskey cocktail dessert

Mar 19th 2016, 12:01 PM 3,325 Views 0 Comments

Delish.

Ireland's gin revolution is about to kick off
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Ireland's gin revolution is about to kick off

Jan 30th 2016, 5:00 PM 34,958 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
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Meet the new batch of distillers behind an Irish whiskey resurgence

Sep 20th 2015, 6:30 PM 31,735 Views 23 Comments

The spirit has been going through a boom.

This futuristic glass lets astronauts drink whiskey in space
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This futuristic glass lets astronauts drink whiskey in space

Sep 8th 2015, 10:44 AM 8,093 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"
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This is what happened when a warehouse full of whiskey was hit by lightning causing a "firenado"

Sep 6th 2015, 1:41 PM 23,435 Views 27 Comments

800,000 gallons of whiskey was destroyed.

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

Sep 2nd 2015, 2:15 PM 21,785 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
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# Next Level

The whiskey doughnut has been invented and it looks unreal

Aug 20th 2015, 1:48 PM 3,474 Views 0 Comments

This is exactly what we all needed.

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

Aug 16th 2015, 8:00 AM 21,685 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
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Irish whiskey will always have to be made in Ireland

Jul 28th 2015, 12:33 PM 26,178 Views 44 Comments

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

13 Irish coffees to sample before you die
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13 Irish coffees to sample before you die

Jul 25th 2015, 10:30 AM 16,275 Views 1 Comment

Irish up that coffee.

Tullamore Dew and Bulmers are cutting jobs in Clonmel
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Tullamore Dew and Bulmers are cutting jobs in Clonmel

Jul 2nd 2015, 6:07 PM 18,792 Views 31 Comments

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

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