In Episode three I sit down with Michael Scully, the Founder of Clonakilty Distillery, in the active work-site of his future distillery. This week we diverged from the whiskey to have a chat over a glass of Minke gin. Whilst nosing the Rock Samphire, in the gin, we had an in-depth discussion about the future of the distillery, the revival of almost extinct malting barley varieties and the process of ‘slow cutting’ whiskey. Listen in to episode three to find out what the town of Clonakilty, County Cork, has in store for the future of Irish whiskey.
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The Second Coming of Irish whiskey is truly upon us. The whiskey renaissance is only starting in earnest now as the distilleries across the country start to build their own liquid identities for themselves. Truly exciting times ahead.
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Potstilled.com has collaborated with the Dylan Whiskey Bar to bring you a liquid version of one of our articles. Drink with us as we explore some of the Irish whiskeys that are really thinking outside of the box, when it comes to innovation and differentiation.
The whiskey flight is available from the Dylan Whiskey Bar in Kilkenny from the 1st to the 31st of July for €15. Join in the conversation on Twitter @Potstilled_
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“Dublin’s only live maturation warehouse”… but who cares if it means a price hike? Jameson have announced the re-release of Jameson 18 with a hefty price increase. Check out the full story here with Potstilled.com.
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Take a look at Potstilled’s top choices for Saint Patrick’s Day this year! Step out of the world of car bombs and green beer and see what else the world of Irish whiskey has to offer this festive season!
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