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Irish Whiskey

8 Overproof Spirits To Keep You Drunk Throughout Trump's Inauguration

Tony Sachs | Posted 01.10.2017 | Taste
Tony Sachs

To say a lot of us aren't looking forward to January 20th is bigly understating the matter. We're fearing it, dreading it, getting a little queasy at...

Teeling Whiskey: The Irish Phoenix

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 08.21.2016 | Taste
Joseph V. Micallef

The Teeling Whiskey Company, Dublin's newest distillery The logo of the Teeling Whiskey Company is a phoenix - that mythical bird which is periodica...

Icons of Whiskey Retailing: Celtic Whiskey Shop

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 07.16.2016 | Taste
Joseph V. Micallef

The Celtic Whiskey Shop, Dublin Ireland The Irish are credited with inventing whiskey and teaching the art of distillation to the Scots. During the ...

Whisky School ... It's a Lot More Fun than College

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 06.27.2016 | Taste
Joseph V. Micallef

Two truisms have long been at the foundation of the marketing of alcoholic spirits. The first was that each new generation would insist on drinking something different than its parents. After all, they dress differently, speak differently, listen to different music, so it was inevitable that they would drink differently too.

Scotch Whisky Shortage? Nothing To Worry About With These Alternatives

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 06.21.2016 | Taste
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

In March of this year CNN Money, using a fund manager named Rickesh Kishnani as a primary source for information, declared that the world is "running low on old single malt Scotch."

Irish Cream DIY: Not Even Once

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 03.11.2017 | Taste
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

If we're too chicken to do a bunch of reviews, and there's really only one recipe to follow for your own, what should we do? And that's when it hit us, a one-on-one, mano ya mano taste test: the DIY Irish cream versus the off the shelf stuff.

Your New St. Patrick's Day Whiskey | Posted 03.17.2014 | Taste

Any day is a good day to drink Irish whiskey, but today is an especially fine occasion.

8 Irish Whiskey Drinks For St. Patrick's Day | Posted 05.12.2014 | Taste

The typically smooth and incredibly drinkable whiskey is one of the most popular spirits on planet Earth right now.

For St. Patrick's Day, New Whiskeys From Around The World

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.11.2014 | Taste
Tony Sachs

There's a saying -- at least I read it on a t-shirt once -- that "everyone's Irish on St. Patrick's Day." Well, if that holds true for people, why not for whiskeys as well?

Whiskies For St. Paddy's Day

John Mariani | Posted 05.11.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

St. Patrick's Day should not be an excuse to knock back an "Oyrish" whiskey or as an additive to hot coffee.

The Stories Behind What You're Drinking for Saint Patrick's Day

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 05.06.2014 | Taste
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

Saint Patrick's Day has plenty of well-known traditions, but their histories are probably unknown to most.

The 5 Biggest Irish Whiskey Myths | Posted 04.21.2014 | Taste

Jameson is Catholic and Bushmills is Protestant -- FALSE.

Patrick Williams Loves Tullamore, Ireland

Love Letters | Posted 05.20.2013 | Travel
Love Letters

When I got speed coming down the hill from Durrow, I could free wheel most of the way along the flat piece of road that went past the Smollen's house.

Drink Your Way Through St. Paddy's Day | Posted 05.14.2013 | Taste

This St. Patrick's Day, you certainly need to include a very special guest from the Emerald Isle -- and no, green beer doesn't count.

Drink Me, I'm Not Irish! Limited Edition Scotch Whiskies for St. Patrick's Day or Anytime

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.13.2013 | Taste
Tony Sachs

They're rare, super-collectible, and as a result, pretty expensive.

Improving Economy Or Hipster Culture? Whiskey Sales Surge

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2013 | Business

By Martinne Geller NEW YORK, Feb 6 (Reuters) - Sprits companies sold 3 percent more liquor in 2012 in the United States than in 2011, ...

Why Wait For St. Patrick's Day? 7 Irish Whiskeys To Drink Anytime

Tony Sachs | Posted 11.25.2012 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Apart from the odd glass of Jameson's at corner Irish bars which don't look like they could make a passable cocktail, I've managed to ignore Irish whiskey pretty successfully for most of my drinking life.

Modern (And Often Boozy) Takes On Iced Tea

Imbibe | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

We've rounded up a handful of cocktail and mocktail recipes that offer decidedly modern takes on the classic cooler.

Beyond Green Beer: The Good Cork Cocktail

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 05.16.2012 | Home
Find. Eat. Drink.

If you're looking for something a little more unusual than green beer to imbibe on St. Patty's day, try The Good Cork Cocktail. The recipe comes from bartender Philip Ward of Mayahuel in New York City.

St. Paddy's Cocktails: A Dubliner Guide

Menuism | Posted 05.16.2012 | Home

Whether you make it to Dublin this year or you'll just be enjoying the revelry stateside, here are a few ways to enjoy the generously flowing Irish whiskey and beer alongside the Irish nationals.

How To Order Whiskey Like A Pro

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erdos | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

There's something intriguing about whiskey that makes us revere it with awe -- its name, after all, comes from the Gaelic uisce beatha, which means "w...

How I Helped Bring Irish Coffee to America!

Jay Weston | Posted 05.14.2012 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Strong black coffee, whiskey and one level teaspoon of brown sugar stirred into the coffee. Pour the aged heavy cream over the back of a spoon held over the glass... then you drink the coffee through the cream. Heavenly.

Dreams Of My Father...And His Liquor Cabinet: 10 Old-School Spirits Revisited

Tony Sachs | Posted 08.16.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

As I prepare to celebrate my first Father's Day as a father, I've been reminiscing about my own father as he was when I was growing up, before my pare...

Better Than Green Beer: Proper Cocktails For St. Patrick's Day | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It's time we had a serious talk about what you'll be drinking on St. Patrick's Day. Sure, we love the novelty of green beer as much you do, but it's a...

The Perfect Irish Coffee

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

For Wade Murphy, the executive head chef at The Lodge at Doonbeg, nothing beats a classic Irish coffee when he needs to warm up. He's shared his recip...