Latest Irish Whiskey Stories

2014-06-13 08:22:09

BUSHMILLS VILLAGE, Northern Ireland, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bushmills Live(TM) 2014: A special blend of established and up-and-coming artists take to the stage at age-old distillery Global stars including THE 1975 and Gary Lightbody and Peter Buck's supergroup TIRED PONY came together along with friends of BUSHMILLS to complete an unforgettable day at 'Bushmills Live 2014' - the festival of handcrafted whiskey and music that took...

2014-05-28 16:24:00

BUSHMILLS VILLAGE, Northern Ireland, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JAMES VINCENT MCMORROW, LUKE SITAL-SINGH, MATTHEW AND THE ATLAS, RUBBLEBUCKET, DAVID C. CLEMENTS and LEVITY BREAKS confirmed to join THE 1975 and TIRED PONY at the festival of handcrafted whiskey and music The full line-up has been announced for the 'Bushmills Live 2014' festival which will take place on June 12 at the Old Bushmills Distillery on Ireland's spectacular...

2014-03-11 08:24:21

BUSHMILLS VILLAGE, N. Ireland, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- World's largest whiskey barrel oak headphones created to launch festival of handcrafted whiskey and music at the Old Bushmills Distillery Breakthrough British band The 1975, who have had a meteoric rise in the last 12 months, are set to take time out from their massive world tour to headline the intimate Bushmills Live festival on Ireland's north coast on June 12, 2014. (Photo:...

The Science Of Whiskey
2013-09-09 16:05:15

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Bourbon and rye whiskeys are more than just the sum of their parts. While each flavor combines to make a distinct and finished product, the individual components remain, playing crucial roles in the distinct flavor of the end product. Scientists, researchers and distillers have long been breaking down these spirits to determine the chemical compounds and flavor profiles of each one, resulting in a study now known as the “chemistry...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.