Tag Archives: Cooley Distillery

• Trader Joe’s Single Malt Irish Whiskey Gets An “A”!

Trader Joe’s Single Malt Irish Whiskey Gets An “A”!

The Trader Joe’s Single Malt Irish Whiskey is delicious. If you’re reading this review on your phone while trying to decide if you should buy it or not the answer is yes. The thing you’re hmming and hawwing over is delicious and at only $20 a bottle this Cooley made beauty is a frigging steal. […]

• Cooley, aka Beam, pulls plug on independent whiskey makers

Cooley, aka Beam, pulls plug on independent whiskey makers

The growing global demand for Irish whiskey has seen the Cooley Distillery cease supplying spirit to some independent whisky makers, according to a report in the Irish press. Lord Henry Mountcharles has been producing Slane Castle Irish whiskey, named after the family’s ancestral home, since 1999 using spirit bought in from the County Louth distillery. […]

• Kilbeggan Named World’s Best Irish Blended Whiskey

Kilbeggan Named World’s Best Irish Blended Whiskey

Cooley Continues Its Tradition as an Award Winning Distillery, Earning Top Honors in Two Highly-Regarded International Spirits Competitions. Beam Inc. BEAM -0.98% is thrilled to announce that Kilbeggan(R) Irish Whiskey has been named the world’s Best Irish Blended Whiskey at the 2012 World Whiskies Awards (WWA). Part of the award-winning portfolio of brands produced by […]

• Concannon teams up with distillery for new Irish whiskey

Concannon teams up with distillery for new Irish whiskey

California-based Concannon Vineyards has teamed up with Cooley Distillery, an Irish whiskey distillery, to launch first Irish whiskey for the US market, Cancannon Irish Whiskey, that was matured in Concannon wine barrels. The project is said to be a unique expression of Concannon’s American and Irish roots that was blended at Cooley Distillery with American […]

• Beam Purchases Award-Winning Irish Whiskey Cooley Distillery

Beam Purchases Award-Winning Irish Whiskey Cooley Distillery

Beam Entering Fast-Growing Irish Whiskey Category. Beam Inc. BEAM -1.01% , a leading global premium spirits company, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase Cooley Distillery, the award-winning independent Irish whiskey producer. The acquisition of Cooley, the industry’s only remaining independent Irish whiskey distillery, will mark Beam’s entrance into one of […]

• Good reason to go to Ireland: Distillers prepare for Whiskey Live

Good reason to go to Ireland: Distillers prepare for Whiskey Live

Whiskey distillers, including some of the drinks industry’s big hitters, are getting together to promote the spirit at “Whiskey Live”, an international exhibition in Dublin. Diageo, Pernod Ricard, Grants and Cooley Distillery are among the names backing the event to be held in the Mansion House, Dublin on 14 May. Visitors will be able to […]