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Thatchers Cider Barn Collection Reviewed

Thatchers Cider Barn Collection Reviewed

Thatchers recently released a second batch of their Cider Barn Releases, available to buy directly from the distillery.

Irish Distillers to invest €10m in production capacity at Midleton Distil

Irish Distillers to invest €10m in production capacity at Midleton Distil

Irish Distillers, Ireland's leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, has today announced plans for a €10.5 million investment at Midleton Distillery, Cork which will see the company increase its single pot still Irish whiskey production capacity by over 30%. Three new copper pot stills will be installed at Midleton Distillery, ensuring that Irish Distillers continues to lead the global Irish whiskey renaissance and supporting the Irish Whiskey Association’s target of global growth of 300% by 2030. 60 jobs will be supported during the construction phase.

Deanston unveils 40 Year Old sherry-cask single malt

Deanston unveils 40 Year Old sherry-cask single malt

Deanston has kicked off the New Year in style with the release of a limited edition 40 Year Old Highland Single Malt whisky.

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Thatchers Cider Barn Morgan Sweet and Grenadier

Thatchers Cider Barn Morgan Sweet and Grenadier

Thatchers recently released a second batch of their Cider Barn Releases, available to buy directly from the distillery, this Thatchers Cider Barn Morgan Sweet and Grenadier was the last of the three.


Thatchers Cider Barn Redstreak

Thatchers Cider Barn Redstreak

Thatchers recently released a second batch of their Cider Barn Releases, available to buy directly from the distillery, this Thatchers Cider Barn Redstreak was really lovely.


Thatchers Cider Barn Spartan

Thatchers Cider Barn Spartan

Thatchers recently released a second batch of their Cider Barn Releases, available to buy directly from the distillery, this Thatchers Cider Barn Spartan was my favourite of the three.


SMWS 31.32 Piri Piri And Teriyaki Chicken

SMWS 31.32 Piri Piri And Teriyaki Chicken

This Scotch Malt Whisky Society31.32 Piri Piri And Teriyaki Chicken is one i've had sitting around for a while from a share with some friends, i've sipped it a few times but this is me finally doing some notes.


Macallan 12 Year Old Double Cask

Macallan 12 Year Old Double Cask

Announced a while back the Macallan 12 year old Double cask is matured in both european sherry oak and american bourbon oak.


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