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Five Most Memorable Irish Whiskey Events of 2020

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Five Most Memorable Irish Whiskey Events of 2020

I think we can all admit that 2020 was a very trying year in so many ways.  Hopefully when we look back in many years 2020 will have been an aberration.  Here are five memorable ocurrences during 2020 that related in some way to Irish Whiskey. #1:  Saint Patrick's Day gets "cancelled" Arguably the biggest day of the year for celebrating all things Irish was muted to say the least.  As news of Covid spread intensified in February not many could have foreseen the extent of what was to come.  One of the early indications that this was serious was...

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The Resurgence of Irish Whiskey 2010-2020

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The Resurgence of Irish Whiskey 2010-2020

Drinks Ireland/Irish Whiskey Association last week released their report summarizing the past 10 years of the Irish Whiskey industry.  It's a great read for those who want to learn about the tremendous growth experienced over the past decade, the new movers and shakers, and what the next 10 years may hold for the Irish whiskey industry. At the beginning of the decade there were only 4 distilleries operating in Ireland. There are now 38 working distilleries!  The Irish Whiskey Society of America launched in October 2010 so we witnessed the renaissance at the onset.  We are now starting to see...

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IWSA LAUNCHES UPDATED WEBSITE & MEMBER STORE

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IWSA LAUNCHES UPDATED WEBSITE & MEMBER STORE

IWSA Launches Updated Website & Store Happy Thanksgiving to Irish Whiskey Society of America members.  We are excited to make the following announcements: Effective immediately we have re-launched our website with a refreshed design & new features Our Member Store has been updated with over 10 new items just in time for the holiday shopping season. Added Member Store items include a wide variety of shirts and hats in numerous colors and sizes for both men and women. Other gift items adorned with the IWSA logo have also been added with our pre-existing barware selections. The newly formatted website does...

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2020 Irish Whiskey Association Chairman's Awards Honorees

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2020 Irish Whiskey Association Chairman's Awards Honorees

  2020 Chairman’s Awards Honoreesby  Irish Whiskey Magazine | Nov 27, 2020 Outstanding contributions to whiskey industry is recognised by Drinks Ireland|Irish Whiskey   Legends of the Irish whiskey industry recognised at Chairman’s Awards ceremony Six individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the Irish whiskey industry were recognised by Drinks Ireland|Irish Whiskey at their Chairman’s Awards which took place virtually yesterday evening (26.11.20) at 6pm. Drinks Ireland|Irish Whiskey is the representative association for the Irish whiskey industry. The Association’s Chairman’s Awards take place biennially and will be awarded this year by outgoing Chairman David Stapleton, founder of The Connacht Whiskey Company. The awards recognise...

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Writers' Tears Gets Updated Design

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Writers' Tears Gets Updated Design

Writers’ Tears Irish whiskey gets a refresh by Irish Whiskey Magazine | Nov 3, 2020 | News , Press Releases | 0 comments Writers’ Tears gets a subtle redesign, but the iconic brand (and whiskey) remains intact.   With such a much loved brand, why risk it all with a redesign? The excellence in execution of this refresh lies in its subtlety, its precision and the steadfast respect for the brand. This is a redesign of the highest quality, not a rebrand. The refresh extends to their new website which features some very exciting innovations. Walsh Whiskey have issued the following press release: Writers’ Tears, one of the Irish...

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