Our History

Timeline

1966

Irish Distillers Limited is formed

1975

New Midleton Distillery opens and all distilling moved to Cork

1988

Joined Pernod Ricard

1991

Launch of Jameson Graduate Programme

1992

Opening of Jameson’s first brand home in Midleton

1996

Jameson reaches 1M case sales

2012

Irish Distillers Archive opens in Midleton

2019

Jameson reaches 8M case sales

2020

Irish Distillers is named Irish Whiskey Producer
of the Year at the International Spirits Challenge