Author: Suzi Redmond

Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau 2015

Beaujolais Nouveau enthusiasts around the world will pull the cork on 19th November 2015 to celebrate the arrival of the new vintage! Harvest of the 2015 Beaujolais ended on 13th September having taken place...

Back to the Future II with Kilbeggan

On my recent trip to Tullamore with the Irish Whiskey Society we took the time to visit Ireland’s oldest licensed and quite picturesque distillery Kilbeggan, which is also home to the world’s oldest working...

Powers Three Swallows

Powers Three Swallows Once the biggest brand in Ireland Irish distillers have just released Three Swallows a revival of the old Powers style originally made in their distillery on Thomas street, Dublin.  Irish Distillers...

21 Fun Facts About Wine

Here are 21 Fun Facts About Wine! Wine is fat-free and cholesterol-free. In Japan there is a spa where you can swim in tea, coffee, and wine California has more chardonnay grapes than any...

A New Wave for Carmen Wines

Founded in 1850, Carmen was the first Chilean winery and to this day is still making some of the most popular wines from the country, which is no mean feat. It now exports to over...

Food Gift Ideas from Ashford Castle

If you’re in search of a special token to make this Christmas truly magical, a package from the Ireland’s most luxurious hotel Ashford Castle will make for the most memorable of Christmas gifts. This...

Into the West – Sol Rio Review

Just back from a wonderful but far too short visit to Westport, Co. Mayo where the sun SHONE! In fact not only did it shine for the entire two days of our visit, it was still shining when we sadly had...

International Sherry Week

INTERNATIONAL SHERRY WEEK, THE WORLD’S LARGEST CELEBRATION TO SHOWCASE SHERRY WINE 2 – 8 NOVEMBER 2015 With just one weeks to go before the second edition of International Sherry Week kicks off, on 2 November,...

Irish Whiskey Awards 2015

Redbreast 21 Year-Old awarded top accolades at this year’s Irish Whiskey Awards  Redbreast 21 Year-Old Whiskey has been named the Irish Whiskey of the Year at the Irish Whiskey Awards for the second year...