Browsing Posts Tagged: Bushmills

My love affair with Irish whiskey

2 Comments on My love affair with Irish whiskey

Irish whiskey

Many people believe that whisky is all about Scotch. Even though whiskies from other countries such as Japan, Taiwan and Ireland are pretty good, why bother when you have such an array of styles from…

Continue reading »

St Patrick’s Day drinks – more than Guinness

No Comments on St Patrick’s Day drinks – more than Guinness

St Patrick's Day

St Patrick’s Day is the day when Ireland celebrates its patron saint, both a religious and cultural festival. As it approaches, how should you mark the occasion and more importantly, what should you drink? There’s…

Continue reading »

All the single (malt) ladies

2 Comments on All the single (malt) ladies

Ladies Night Whisky Tasting

A few of us ladies at TWE HQ are on a mission – to get more women involved in drinking the hard stuff (responsibly, of course). Far too often we have found ourselves sitting in…

Continue reading »

Malt of the Month – Bushmills 1608

7 Comments on Malt of the Month – Bushmills 1608

Bushmills 1608

For drinks fans, March has three big days: Mother’s Day: a time for buying your mum something tasty St Patrick’s Day: a time for focusing on tasty things from the Emerald Isle my birthday: a…

Continue reading »

St. Patrick's Day Tasting at Vinopolis with Bushmills

1 Comment on St. Patrick's Day Tasting at Vinopolis with Bushmills

The Whisky Exchange in Vinopolis was treated to a particularly comprehensive vertical tasting of the Bushmills range of Irish whiskeys on Monday 18th March in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Leading the tasting was the charming…

Continue reading »

Jim Murray's Whisky Bible Awards 2013

1 Comment on Jim Murray's Whisky Bible Awards 2013

One of the first signs of autumn, along with The Whisky Show, is the thud on the doormat as the latest edition of Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible arrives. Often controversial but always influential, Jim has yet…

Continue reading »

I'm Beggin for a Kilbeggan

No Comments on I'm Beggin for a Kilbeggan

[A post today from Chris, shop assistant manager and tastings overlord. What follows is the outcome of allowing him to travel the country by train, giving him all that time to sit and think as…

Continue reading »

World Whisky Awards 2012

4 Comments on World Whisky Awards 2012

Last night was Whisky Magazine’s 6th World Whiskies Awards, the opening event of Whisky Live (which opens today – pop by and say hello if you’re around, we’re the official retailer) and the last of…

Continue reading »
Scroll To Top