This week, Clonakilty Distillery’s Single Batch Double Oak was announced as the ‘World’s Best Blended Irish Whiskey’ at the World Whiskies Awards 2020, at an online announcement ceremony. Continue reading “Clonakilty Distillery Win’s ‘World’s Best Blended Irish Whiskey’”
To mark their first anniversary, Irishmalts.com are proud to partner with Clonakilty Distillery for the exclusive release of their first ever cask-strength whiskey, finished in Bordeaux red wine casks. Continue reading “Clonakilty Distillery’s First Cask Strength Release to Celebrate 1st Anniversary of IrishMalts.com”
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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