Tag Archive: Irish whiskey
William Grant & Sons’ Tullamore D.E.W. has made ribbon cutting obsolete. Continue reading →Posted in News on December 7, 2017
Irish whiskey continues to surge, with the category advancing by double-digits both in the U.S.—its top market with a 41% share—and internationally. Continue reading →Posted in News on October 30, 2017
Brown-Forman and its partners, the Conyngham family, are set to begin production at their new $50 million, 600,000-case Irish whiskey distillery early this fall in County Meath, 30 miles north of Dublin. Continue reading →Posted in News on September 11, 2017
Pernod Ricard’s Irish Distillers unit is investing €10.5 million ($11m) in its Midleton Distillery in Co. Cork, Ireland, intending to grow the facility’s single pot still capacity by more than 30%. Continue reading →Posted in News on January 19, 2017
With the Irish whiskey category in high gear—easily crossing 3 million cases in the U.S. in 2016, according to Impact Databank—key spirits players have been investing heavily in new distillery operations on the Emerald Isle.
Long overshadowed by its Scottish neighbor, the Irish whiskey category continues to post eye-catching growth numbers, and key spirits players across the U.S. market are taking note—and getting into the action. Continue reading →Posted in News on November 14, 2016