Hugely popular Irish blend, renowned for its affinity with ginger ale. The default springboard into the fascinating world of Irish whiskey, Jameson's quality has improved massively in the last 10-15 years and it's one of Jim Murray's favourites, with 95 points in the Whisky Bible 2013.
A rich, dark, Irish blend, Black Bush contains a high proportion of triple-distilled single malt, aged in Oloroso sherry casks for around 8-10 years before marriage with the grain. Picked up the top prize in its category at the World Whisky Awards 2010.
A pack of four miniatures showcasing Ireland's Cooley distillery's mastery of a variety of different whiskey styles. Pack comprises Greenore 8yo (single grain); Kilbeggan (blend); Tyrconnell (single malt); and Connemara (peated single malt).
A special edition of Paddy's Irish Whiskey, enclosing the bottle in a removal carrying frame styled to look like a lantern. A perfect display piece or carrying aid, even though it doesn't actually light up.
A bottle of Paddy in a delightful gift tin. A well-known blend, reputedly named after a gregarious travelling sales rep for the distillery, Paddy Flaherty, who made sure that everyone who crossed his path tried a glass. The triple distillation leads to a smoother and mellower style of whiskey that has been enjoyed since 1779.
Millar's is a blend of malt and grain whiskeys from the Cooley distillery, matured in first-fill bourbon casks. Created in 1843, the brand is, as of 2013, made by Cooley at their distillery in County Louth.
The benchmark Irish single malt, this has a far greater depth of flavour than standard Irish blends. A previous winner of the 'Best Irish Single Malt Whiskey in the World' at the World Whiskies Awards.
Since the Teelings parted company with Cooley, the company they started, we've been waiting for their return and here it is - Teeling Whiskey. Finished in rum casks and bottled at 46% without chill-filtration it's an excellent statement of intent. The blend is said to contain a high proportion of first fill bourbon casked whiskey, and a higher-than-normal ratio of malt to grain.
A swirly pack containing three stackable quarter-bottles of delicious Irish Whiskey: One each of Clontarf Black Label, Clontarf Reserve and Clontarf Single Malt. So you can try them all and see which one you like best.