Irish Whiskey Sips for St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day gets prosperous for Irish whiskey makers as their particular brand of elixir remains one of the fastest growing segments of the spirits business. Jameson Irish whiskey, the world’s leading brand, reported a strong 16 percent spike in sales by volume in the last six months of 2010. The brand sold more than three million cases during 2010, …

Victoria Scott-RichardsIrish Whiskey Sips for St. Patrick’s Day

Most Expensive Irish Whiskey

When the heir to the Persse family estate and the Nun’s Island Distillery in Galway, Ireland, had decided to pursue racehorse training rather than taking the family business forward, he didn’t probably foresee that he was going to create what may be the world’s most expensive Irish whiskey; if somebody ever buys it, that is. According to whisky seller Ken …

Victoria Scott-RichardsMost Expensive Irish Whiskey