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Redbreast Irish Whiskey

About Redbreast Irish Whiskey

Founder: Gilbeys Wines & Spirits Import Company
Year Founded: 1903
Distillery Location: Midleton, County Cork, Ireland
Master Distiller / Blender: Brian Nation, master distiller; Billy Leighton, master blender

Redbreast Irish Whiskey Essential Facts

  • Redbreast is one of only two pure pot-still whiskey brands produced in Ireland today.
  • The brand was named by the chairman of Irish liquor merchant Gilbeys, who was an avid amateur ornithologist.

How You Should Drink Redbreast Irish Whiskey

  • Neat
  • On the rocks
  • With a bit of water