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. 1,027 more words
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A copper zing followed by a dose of light creamy barley, very much Irish and very much triple distilled. Quite a bit of white pepper along with hop inspired floral note on the side. 78 more words
It’s almost St. Patrick’s Day, and there are a whole bunch of new Irish whiskeys to try. Read my story for Esquire here.
I wrote a few bits for the Examiner to go in a seasonal supplement on Midleton, naturally I started with the distillery, then a well-curated email interview with Ignacio, above, GM of the heritage centre, and a couple of other bits, including one on Iceland. 2,814 more words