Posts Tagged "Glendalough"


Glendalough Wild Botanical Gin We’re eternally grateful to Glendalough, the craft Irish whiskey maker, for giving us  a whole new appreciation for what an Irish whiskey could be. I think craft Irish whiskey, with it smooth and companionable style, has been our default whiskey for cocktail mixing ever since we ran into Glendalough. They’ve been expanding their repertoire, and were kind enough to send us a bottle of their...

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Liquor 101: Irish Whiskey The Irish may have created whiskey. They also may not have. The Scots stridently argue that they’re the original whiskey distillers. Apparently, the vikings also have a claim, though modern Scandinavians don’t seem to stake that claim in quite the same way as the Irish and the Scots do. While we don’t know definitively who started it all, we do know that it was someone in the British isles,...

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