Tour, Travel

Episode Two: Ireland, Whiskey and Guinness

In this episode we cover our distillery tours during our two week tour of Ireland. Join us as we visit some well know and up-and-coming whiskey distilleries on the Emerald Isle. And of course, no trip to Ireland would be complete without a stop at Guinness at the famous St. James Gate Brewery.

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Show Notes:

Jameson Whiskey Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 1 Part Jameson Irish Whiskey
  • 3 Parts Ginger Ale
  • 1 wedge of lime

How To Make

  • Fill highball glass with ice
  • Pour 2 parts Jameson Irish Whiskey over ice
  • Top up with ginger ale
  • Stir briefly to mix
  • Take a large wedge of lime, give it a squeeze and drop it into the glass

Teelings Whiskey Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 40ml Teeling Small Batch
  • 20ml Aperol
  • 15ml Ginger Liqueur
  • 30ml Lemon Juice
  • 10ml Sugar Syrup
  • 60ml Wall & Keogh* Granny’s Country Garden Fruit Tea

Method

  • Make a weak tea by infusing 1tsp of Granny’s Country Garden Fruit tea to 150ml hot water and allow to infuse for 4-5 mins.
  • Allow tea to cool
  • Pour all ingredients into a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously for 10-15 seconds.
  • Strain into a rocks glass/Julep cup filled with crushed ice.
  • Garnish with fresh raspberry, mint sprig and fresh

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