Concannon Winery

Concannon Irish Whiskey On the 11th October,2011 Oliver Murtagh, Vice President, Emmet Fitzgerald, Trustee, Anke Hartmann, Member and Andrew O’ Gorman, Secretary of The Irish Guild of Sommeliers met John Concannon, Fourth Generation Vintner  from the Concannon...

Grape Picking

Vineyards at War BY HENRY SAMUEL, in Paris – Daily Telegraph,  London, SEPTEMBER,2011 The makers of the most expensive Burgundy wines have changed the rule book to make grape-picking by hand compulsory in an attempt to defend the region’s age-old...

Masi

May,2013 A Tasting Masterclass was conducted by Dr. Sandro Boscaini – President of MASI Agricola accompanied by his colleague Mr. Pier Giuseppe Torresani, Export Manager on Tuesday 7th May, 2013 at the United Arts Club, 3 Upper Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2. This...

Cheese

Cheese Ireland’s biggest farmhouse cheese-maker has just got bigger. The Cashel Blue dairy that has been churning out cheese by the barrel for the best part of 30 years hit a ceiling a few years ago in terms of the volume it could produce. At that time, the...