7 Whiskey Trends To Watch In 2017

What trends will drive whiskey in 2017? The brown-spirits boom shows little sign of decline, so this year will likely be defined by further growth. After...

Quintessential Brands Relaunches Four Gin, Irish Whiskey Brands In U.S.

Quintessential Brands will invest several million dollars in bringing back four of their brands into North America this fall, the company says. These brands are: Greenall’s...

Irish Cream Looks to Expand Beyond Holiday Sales

All Irish cream brands face two truths. The first is that sales are by far the best around the winter holidays. The second is that...

Irish Whiskey Enters New Phase in Growth and Popularity

Our latest issue of Beverage Dynamics looks across the spectrum of alcohol imports. In this feature, we explore Irish whiskey: Irish whiskey enjoyed another strong...

Interview with Tom Jensen, an American Making Whiskey in Ireland

There’s opportunity in America for Irish whiskey. Although the category still trails scotch sales in the U.S. by about 1 to 4, it is gaining...

Egan’s 10-year-old Single Malt

P&H Egan Ltd. is reviving its historic Egan’s Irish whiskey, representing 160 years of Egan family heritage. The brand is launching in select U.S....

Brown-Forman Breaks Ground on $50 Million Slane Distillery

Brown-Forman Corporation held its official ground breaking ceremony this week for Slane Distillery, the company’s initial entry into distilling Irish whiskey. Slane Distillery is also the...

Jameson Collaborates with Craft Brewery on Caskmates

After Jameson lent out whiskey barrels for craft-beer aging via its Drinking Buddies program, the company is now making use of these barrels the other way. Jameson has announced...

Brown-Forman To Invest $50 Million In New Irish Whiskey Distillery

The Brown-Forman Corporation has announced that it has purchased all shares of Slane Castle Irish Whiskey Limited, and will then invest approximately $50 million to...

West Cork Distillers ‘Glory’ Irish Poitín

M.S. Walker has released West Cork Distillers’ “Glory” Irish Poitín into the Irish Whiskey category. West Cork Distillers uses fresh, local ingredients of barley, beet sugar and Irish...
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