ASI

Shinya Tasaki is the new President of the ASI At the General Assembly in Alsace (France) on 23 November, 2010 the representatives of the members of ASI held the election for a new President. Shinya Tasaki from Japan was elected President of ASI. Oliver Murtagh, Vice...

Whiskey (4)

These 4 whiskies are worth tasting-Andrew O’ Gorman. Connemara Turf Mór Single Malt Peated Whiskey 58.2% abv.  Price approx. €60 – Retail (2010) The cask strength Turf Mór is a new addition to the Connemara range of peated whiskies, all with a distinctive...

The Palace Bar

    Published – Jan.2014 in Restauranger & Storkok – a Swedish magazine  Whiskies Tasted-The  Palace Bar 9 year old whiskey,Teelings Small Batch, Bushmills 16 year old, Jameson 18 year old, Celtic Cask Aon and Connemara Turf Mór. Tasting...

Strasbourg 2010

Paolo Basso, Switzerland, Best Sommelier of Europe 2010 l/r David Biraud, France, Paolo Basso, Switzerland, Matteo Ghiringhelli, Italy The Irish Guild of Sommeliers delegation: Oliver Murtagh, Vice President, Andrejz Dasiak, Competitor, Liam Campbell, Delegate. The...

Delphi, Greece

1ST World Sommelier Congress Delphi, Greece —- A Development Strategy for Sommellery for the next decade. Andrew O’ Gorman This congress was held during May, 2006 in the magnificent surroundings just a few steps from the famous archaeological site of Delphi on...