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The glorious now

Craft used to mean strength. The original word in German and Scandinavian languages meant power, or might, but it was in Old English that the meaning was expanded to include dexterity or a skill in art or science. 2,865 more words


Irish Distillers, making alcohol in Midleton for 200 years.

Irish Distillers‏ @IrishDistillers 59m59 minutes ago

There has been a distillery in Midleton for nearly 200 years, a heritage that we are proud to be a part of.


Method And Madness - 31 year old single grain

From the #MethodAndMadness range that was recently released, from the Micro Distillery in Midleton, comes a bottling of an 31 year old single grain. Distilled in 1985, matured in refill bourbon barrels, and three casks bottled at cask strength to be released at three different markets. 141 more words


Method And Madness - Single Grain Irish Whiskey

From the Midleton Micro-Distillery recently some expressions were released in the #MethodAndMadness launch. If you want to read more on the background of this distillery and the complete line up then please check out… 297 more words


The 1867 Fenian Rising in Midleton, 5th and 6th March - 150 years ago this month.

In front of the Courthouse in Midleton there stands a recently erected life-sized bronze figure of a man holding a pike. The popular local name for this figure is ‘ 337 more words

On This Day: 22 February 1684/5

Although primarily a record of his business activities, there is some evidence within his papers of Thomas Bowrey’s involvement with his friends and relatives. After his return from the East Indies, he appears to have acted as a mentor, facilitator or intermediary on a number of occasions. 133 more words

'How do you solve a problem like....Agathe!' Midleton's surprising link with 'The Sound of Music'!

When the 1959 Broadway musical ‘Sound of Music‘ was transformed into a movie in 1965 it is unlikely that the audiences who viewed it in Midleton’s… 854 more words