Mistress of Malt Tasting SOLD OUT
Mistresses of Malt moves online with a tasting of Jennifer Nickerson’s Tipperary whiskeys. Saturday 9th May 7pm
As usual (though unusual) we will be starting off with a cocktail, delivered to you pre-batched and bottled before a tasting via conversation of Tipperary ‘Big Field Poitin’ and three lovely expressions of whiskey, one of which has not yet been released!
Please include your Eircode as it means your lovely samples will find their way to you much easier.
Ardbeg Online Tasting SOLD OUT
Friday 24th April.
For our first online tasting, we are delighted to welcome Ardbeg to the virtual tasting world.
Paul Touhy the Irish Ardbeg brand ambassador will guide us through 6 peated monsters from the Island of Islay. We have some cracking drams for you to sample including two whiskeys that have been discontinued, so it is an opportunity to taste some never to be repeated malts.
How it works.
Place your order for the event prior to Monday 20th April and we will post your samples to you. We can only post within Ireland. Please be sound and include your Eircode.
We will be conducting the tasting via Zoom.
We will be tasting
Ardbeg10 year old
Ardbeg An Oa
We hope you are all keeping well in these challenging times and can’t wait to see you all online next week.
Scotland v Ireland Whiskey Tasting SOLD OUT
Our 3rd lockdown tasting is with Stephen Magennis of Beam Suntory and Michael Foggarty of L Mulligan Friday May 8th 7p.m.
Join Michael and Stephen as they go head to head to find who makes the best whisk(e)y!
3 whiskeys from Ireland and 3 from Scotland who will come out on top!
Please include your Eircode for speedy delivery
Pearse Lyons Tasting Event SOLD OUT
Friday 29th May 7:30 p.m. via Zoom.
Our weekly online tastings continue and we are delighted to welcome Michael Carr and Conor Ryan from Pearse Lyons Distillery. A similar event in the shop in 2019 was one of the highlights of the year so much so that we had our Christmas party there as we wanted more!
We will have a couple of surprises for you to taste and we might even convince Michael Carr to cut his beard of online, it must be a couple of foot long at this stage.
We are currently only able to ship the samples sets to Ireland, Northern Ireland and the UK. We do hope to open them up shortly to other European countries so keep an eye out.
Island Isolation Tasting Event SOLD OUT
Island Isolation Lockdown tasting number 6 Friday May 22nd 7:30 p.m.
We are please to announce our next online event “Island Isolation” where we sample 6 whiskies from the Island’s of Scotland. There will be whisky from Arran, Islay, Jura, Mull(pictured), Skye and Orkney which have a kaleidoscope of flavours for you to try.
Resident Scot, Michael Foggarty will guide us through this unique landscape of these islands and their whiskies.
Samples will be posted out this week in plenty of time for the event. Please include your Eircode.
The Whiskeys of Midleton SOLD OUT
Friday May 15th 7:30 p.m. via Zoom.
For Lockdown tasting number 5 we are delighted to welcome Rowan Lacey to our virtual tasting room.
Rowan has been passionate about Irish whiskey and other spirits for several years and began communicating this to others through a whiskey blog set up in 2016. He joined Irish Distillers as a Brand Ambassador in 2018 and, after working in France for a year, is now based in Ireland, where he provides education and training on Irish Distillers’ portfolio of whiskeys and premium spirits.
On the night we will be sampling -
Jameson Black Barrel
Redbreast 12 year old
Method & Madness Wild Cherry
Midleton Dair Ghaelach Knockrath Forrest
We will post out all 6 samples in time for next Friday night, please remember to include your Eircode.
Japanese Whiskey Tasting SOLD OUT
Our weekly online tastings continue and we are delighted to be showcasing whiskey from Japan. We have had several request over the years for this event so finally it is here! We have 6 diverse whiskies from single grain to blended malt for you to get stuck into, it promises to be great a night. The event will take place via Zoom on Friday 5th June at 7:30 p.m. A link to Zoom will be sent on event day.
Japanese Whiskey Tasting THE SECOND EVENT SOLD OUT
THIS EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE VIA ZOOM ON FRIDAY 12TH JUNE AT 7:30 P.M.
Our weekly online tastings continue and we are delighted to be showcasing whiskey from Japan. We have had several request over the years for this event so finally it is here! We have 6 diverse whiskies from single grain to blended malt for you to get stuck into, it promises to be great a night.