Recognised as the only super premium Collection of Irish whiskeys, The Wild Geese® Irish Whiskey Collection is internationally acclaimed and a multi award winning Collection which has been acknowledged 'Best Irish Whiskey' three times.
THE WILD GEESE® Irish Whiskey Maybe it’s subliminal, but in my local off license 90% of the time I’d grab a bottle of scotch without even giving Irish whiskey a thought. In fact, of the other 10%, I’d be looking at some of the fine whiskies coming out of Japan before I’d consider a bottle of Jameson’s or Bushmills. The reason? Irish whiskey just isn’t on trend. The likes of Johnnie Walker and Monkey Shoulder are pushing Scottish whisky to a younger, stylish audience and the Japanese are creating ridiculously good whisky that is making the whole world take note. However, I recently went to a tasting of THE WILD GEESE® Irish whiskey that piqued my interest once more.
Sarah O’Donovan is a bartender at the Pullman Hotel, near London’s King’s Cross. The bar features an impressive selection of whiskies, housed in a stunning glass case and it is Sarah who runs the whisky tasting events at the bar.
In this Whisky Women interview, Sarah – originally from County Clare in Ireland – discusses why she’s fallen in love with whisky, how she sees the industry changing and her plans for the future.
How did you first get into whisky?
My colleague had a great interest in whisky and he helped me to learn more. I have an innate interest in engineering and that gives me a great fascination with the construction and operation of distilleries. I love the fact you have this beautiful, soft product coming out of an engineering process. In my family, my aunt, my grandmother and her father before her have all been licence holders, they’ve all owned pubs so it’s close to my heart.
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With a certain international football tournament (the name of which is trademarked and heavily enforced), underway in Brazil, the folks at The Wild Geese® Irish Whiskey have created a special cocktail featuring their Irish whiskey with a South American flair.
THE WILD GEESE® Irish whiskey collection comprises four different varieties to suit the whiskey novice or discerning drinker, from a ‘classic blend’ Irish Whiskey (£19.50) to a sumptuous single malt (£54). The Whiskey Exchange, £19.50-£54
Irish whiskey is the fastest-growing spirits category in the world and Protégé International is poised to capitalise on that growth with new products launched here in Singapore. Yesterday the group unveiled its latest super-premium spirits – THE EXILES® Irish Gin, THE WILD GEESE® Irish Honey Liqueur and UNTAMED® Irish Vodka. Continue reading “Protégé International in the TFWA Exhibition Daily”→