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Irish Whiskey’s Response To Prohibition in America

By Carol Quinn – Archivist at the Archive in Midleton Distillery 2020 marks the 100th Anniversary of the arrival of Prohibition in America, a period where, by law, it was illegal to manufacture, import, transport or sell alcohol. So how did the Irish whiskey industry respond? Irish whiskey had been exported to America from at […]

A Bold New Look For Powers Irish Whiskey

Powers Irish Whiskey, which is made by Irish Distillers in Midleton Distillery, has unveiled a bold new bottle design for its range of premium Irish whiskeys. Debuting on core expression Powers Gold Label in the USA from March 2020, the dynamic new look is set to attract a new generation of drinkers to one of […]

Irish Distillers Honoured As World Whiskey Producer Of The Year

Irish Distillers, producer of some of the world’s most enjoyed whiskeys, has taken home the World Whiskey Producer of the Year trophy at the International Wine and Spirits Competition, following a prestigious ceremony in London last night. Irish Distillers scooped the respected accolade after scoring the highest number of medals across its portfolio of Irish […]

Irish Distillers Results Year ending 30 June 2019

Thursday, 29th of August 2019: Irish Distillers, makers of some of the world’s most enjoyed whiskeys and Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines, experienced another strong financial year in 2018/2019, accelerated by the continued growth of Jameson Irish whiskey which is now in double or triple-digit growth in more than 70 markets across the […]

Jameson International Graduate Programme calling all serious characters for 2020/2021

The Jameson International Graduate Programme offers graduates world class experience in international markets including emerging markets across Africa, Asia, and Latin America  Dublin, 18 September 2019: Irish Distillers, the makers of some of the world’s most enjoyed whiskeys and one of Ireland’s leading suppliers of spirits and wines, is seeking to recruit graduates to join […]

Two New And Experimental Irish Whiskeys Welcomed To The Method and Madness Range

Irish Distillers, makers of some of the world’s best-known and successful Irish whiskeys, has added two new and experimental, limited edition Irish whiskeys to its METHOD AND MADNESS range; Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey Finished in Wild Cherry Wood and Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey Finished in Acacia Wood. The whiskeys represent the latest results […]

Irish Distillers Donates Power Family Papers to Wexford County Archive

Wexford, 19th August 2019: Irish Distillers, Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer of some of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, today donated the records from the Power family’s Oylegate estate to Wexford County Archive. The renowned Power family of whiskey fame chose to settle in Oylegate in 1838, building […]

Redbreast Soars In Global Spirits Tastings

Redbreast 12 Year Old Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey, which is crafted at Midleton Distillery by Irish Distillers the producer of some of the world’s most enjoyed whiskeys has taken home the World Whisky Trophy at the prestigious International Wine and Spirit Competition, one of the world’s most influential spirits competitions, now in it’s 50th […]