Posted October 21, 2013 by Crafted Pours in Blog Posts

Irish Whiskey Awards 2013 Winners


Results for the 2013 Irish Whiskey Awards, run by The Celtic Whiskey Club and The Irish Whiskey Society. Voting was done in formal blind tastings at the Celtic Whiskey Shop in Dublin. Redbreast stole the show winning top honors in 3 out of the 5 major Irish Whiskey categories. Other winners included Bushmills, Writers Tears, Midleton, and Teeling.

Best Overall Irish Whiskey – Redbreast 12 Year-Old Cask Strength

Best Single Malt Irish Whiskey – Bushmills 21 Year Old Single Malt

Best Cask Strength Irish Whiskey – Redbreast 12 Year Old Cask Strength

Best Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey – Redbreast 15 Year Old Single Pot

Best Blended Irish Whiskeys – Midleton Very Rare and Writers Tears

2013 Irish Poitin of The Year – Teeling Whiskey Company Poitin