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Russian Report from Comrade Walsh

I have been travelling to Mother Russia since 1991 when Mr Gorbachov was just finishing his Glasnost revolution and Mr Yeltsin was coming to power. Back then I just had an interest in the country, its culture and how it was rapidly changing.  Now my interest is to nurture the performance of our super-premium craft […]

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Buongiorno Milano!

4.05am The usual alarm should slowly awake me from my slumber, but not this one, its January, and for Walsh Whiskey Distillery it’s a new year, first up best dressed, and all that jazz, on my way to Italy. But OH MY GOD!!…is that the time already?! It’s a great feeling to be up early […]

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Aidan & Team


12 STRONG DISTILLERY TEAM GEARS UP FOR PRODUCTION 11 February 2016 – Royal Oak, Carlow: A 12-strong distillery team has been recruited by Walsh Whiskey Distillery at Royal Oak in County Carlow, one of the largest independent whiskey distilleries in the country. The team members mainly come from Counties Carlow and Kilkenny with one member […]

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The Irishman Chosen As Whiskey Brand Of The Year

New York, November – Walsh Whiskey Distillery are thrilled to announce the news that The Irishman Brand has been chosen as Best Irish Whiskey Brand of the Year in the highly accredited New York International Spirits Competition. In its 6th year, the New York International Spirits Competition had the task of having to taste, evaluate, and judge […]

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Embassy of Ireland
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Writers Tears Chosen As Coup de Coeur in Le Guide Hachette des Whiskies

Celebrations abound in France as the Irish Embassy held launch of famous food & drinks journalist Martine Nouet latest offering Le Guide Hachette des Whiskies. The guide includes 540 tasting-notes including Martine’s favorites or “coups de coeur”, introductory chapters on the history, the making, tasting, pairings of worldwide whiskies. Currently available in French, the guide is expecting […]

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Inspection of Pots

Pot Still Inspection

Pot Stills A Closer Reality Scotland, July 2015 – Excitement ensues as the moment gets closer for the arrival of the Pots from Forsyth’s. Even as the distillery building is being constructed, Frank O’Rourke and James O’Donoghue travelled to Scotland to review progress on the handmade copper pots that will surely be a focal point […]

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Distillery Dream Becoming A Reality

Ground Breaking Work Begins At Walsh Whiskey Distillery Royal Oak, December 2012 – Progress moves on with Walsh Whiskey Distillery as their new World Class Distillery begins construction.  Kilkenny firm Duggan Lynch begin preparation work on the site of their craft Irish whiskey distillery at Royal Oak, Carlow.  This construction phase will provide up to 70 […]

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The Irishman 12 Year Old Single Malt

12 Year Old Single Malt Released

2014 Edition Of 12 Year Old Single Malt Award winning Walsh Whiskey Distillery is thrilled to announce the release of their 2014 edition of The Irishman 12 Year Old Single Malt.  Matured exclusively in first fill Bourbon barrels, of which handful are selected.  Only 6,000 bottles of this limited edition will be available worldwide and […]

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Cask Strength 2014

2014 Irishman Cask Strength Released

THE IRISHMAN ANNOUNCE NEW CASK STRENGTH RELEASE Straight off the back of the hugely successful Sod Turning event of their €25 million Distillery project, Walsh Whiskey Distillery now announce the release of their new limited edition cask strength in The Irishman Whiskey range. The 2014 expression is limited to 2,790 bottles worldwide and is a vatting […]

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Sod Turning A Huge Success

FIRST SOD TURNED TO COMMENCE CONSTRUCTION ON WALSH WHISKEY DISTILLERY – THE LARGEST INDEPENDENT WHISKEY DISTILLERY IN IRELAND €25 million Walsh Whiskey Distillery will be unique in producing all three types of Irish whiskey under one roof – pot, grain and malt New world-class distillery and visitor centre will create 55 jobs at Royal Oak, […]

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