Great blog release by Matt Healy covering the Launch of Galways Whiskey Trail, officially baptised by Master Distiller Brian Nation and Former Midleton Master Distiller Barry Crockett!

The Galway Whiskey Trail
Currently we are going through a second golden age for Irish whiskey. A few years ago there were only 4 distilleries on the island and next year we are expecting to see nearly 30 in operation. Irish whiskey is no longer playing to the stereotype of the “fighting Irish” or just a simple additive to make caffeine alcoholic. The Irish whiskey industry is forging a its place in the global marketplace. It’s synonymous with traditional craft, high quality, smooth and palatable whiskey and this reputation has seen the sector grow by double digits for the last few years…