Pick of the Launches

12 June, 2017



Brand owner The Conyngham family/Brown-Forman

RRP €33, £30, US$29.99

Markets Ireland, select UK outlets, US and Australia (autumn)

Contact slaneirishwhiskey.com

Slane Castle, north of Dublin, is currently having a distillery built courtesy of a joint venture with Brown-Forman, which owns leading bourbon brand Jack Daniel’s. The JV amounts to a $50 million investment from the US drinks giant. The new brand comprises a blend of grain and malt whisky aged in virgin oak, seasoned bourbon and oloroso sherry casks and was launched at Dublin airport.

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