Irish Whiskey

The Irish Whiskey Trail Awards for 2017

The Irish Whiskey Trail Awards for 2017 Stuart reviews Teeling Brabazon 2 and Diageo's Roe & Co. in Sonny Molloys Whiskey Bar Galway. When I designed the Irish Whiskey Trail, I wanted it to be a true reflection of excellence and good news in ...

Slane Irish Whiskey Launch

Launch of Slane Irish Whiskey in Dublin. May 2017. About two years ago, I was invited to speak at the European Food and Drink Conference at the Aviva in Dublin on the subject of Protecting Irish Whiskey. One of the key issues I spoke about on that ...

Tullamore D.E.W. Beauty of Blend and the Rule of 3.

Tullamore D.E.W. Beauty of Blend. Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey partners with MyHeritage DNA to unlock the ‘Beauty of Blend’ Did you know that only 0.3% of people have one ethnicity in their DNA, showing our world is a true blend? The new ...

Kalak Vodka – The New Lady of the Irish Spirits Industry

Irish Whiskey writer Stuart McNamara changes tumblers to try the new lady of the Irish Spirits Industry, Kalak Vodka. Kalak Vodka - The New Lady of the Irish Spirits Industry There’s a new lady in Ireland who’s about to shake up the Irish Spirits ...

Jameson Bow Street 18 Years – Jameson’s First Cask Strength Irish Whiskey

Jameson Bow Street 18 Years Cask Strength has been unveiled The new cask strength Jameson finishes its maturation in Dublin’s only live Maturation House at Bow Street Jameson Irish whiskey, which is produced at Irish Distillers Midleton Distillery ...

Redbreast 21 Scores 2nd Place in Jim Murray’s 2018 Whisky Bible

Redbreast 21, the flagship single pot still whiskey from Irish Distillers' Midleton distillery has been honoured with a top accolade in Jim Murray’s annual Whisky Bible 2018. Now in its 15th year of publication, the Whisky Bible contains tasting ...

Slane Irish Whiskey

Stuart attends the Dublin launch of Slane Irish Whiskey. Launch of Slane Irish Whiskey in Dublin. May 2017. About two years ago, I was invited to speak at the European Food and Drink Conference at the Aviva in Dublin on the subject of Protecting ...

Stuart McNamara reviews the new Irish Whiskey Magazine

While at home in Ireland for a few days over Christmas, I was delighted to confirm rumours of the presence of a new Irish Whiskey magazine called appropriately enough, Irish Whiskey Magazine. Although living and working abroad for the last year, I ...

Irish Whiskey Marketing Insights by Stuart McNamara

I was delighted to be interviewed by Simon Cocking, the Editor of Irish Tech News about Irish Whiskey Marketing and the role of Digital Marketing in the renaissance of the Irish Whiskey industry. In the interview, I outlined the lessons that the ...