Helen Mulholland, Master Blender for Bushmills Irish Whiskey – inducted into the Whisky Magazine Hall of Fame

The recognition is the highest honour awarded by Whisky Magazine, the world’s leading publication about whiskey, and is selected by an independent editorial panel. She is the first woman to be inducted into the Hall of Fame since its inception in 2004. The award comes at an apt time for Helen as she is celebrating […]

Swapping whisky for bourbon: Wild Turkey 101

The World’s longest serving master distiller – makes bourbon. For an astounding 60 years, James C. Russell has been making whiskey at the Wild Turkey Distillery in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, and today, is the longest-tenured, active spirits Master Distiller in the world. Brought up only five miles from the distillery, he followed his father, who taught […]

Redbreast Irish whiskey has launched the Redbreast Dream Cask

Redbreast Irish whiskey, which is produced by Irish Distillers in Midleton Distillery, has launched the Redbreast Dream Cask, which will be available to buy through its online members’ club, The Birdhouse, from World Whisky Day (Saturday 19th May). The release follows requests from consumers and whiskey experts over the past 12 months, and becomes the […]

Old Potrero returns to the UK following 15-year absence

Berry Bros. & Rudd is delighted to announce that after a 15-year absence, Old Potrero 18th Century Style Whiskey, will be available to buy via its retail sites and online. This follows the recent news that Berry Bros & Rudd has acquired a majority shareholding in Hotaling & Co. (previously Anchor Distilling Company). This limited […]