Distillery & Whiskey Tour
- Duration: 3 Hours
- Language: English
- Location: Liberties District, West Side
- City: Dublin
- Group Size: 18
- Timing: Sun 2pm
Wander into the historic Liberties District with your guide to experience an authentic Dublin culture and a distinctive local character. Experience an old Dublin with a strong identity meeting a new Dublin as the city changes once again. Understand why this dynamic community continues to renew itself.
As you explore this fascinating district we will also delve into the revival of Irish whiskey. You will taste new interpretations of classic styles, get a feel for the deep historical roots of whiskey distilling and understand why Irish whiskey is one of the fastest-growing spirits in the world!
What to Expect
We meet outside the CHQ building beside the river and begin with a guided tour of a working craft brewery and a tasting session of this locally brewed beer. We then cross the Samuel Beckett bridge to make our way through Ringsend and on to Irishtown as we visit four local bars for a glass of craft beer in each.
We will begin with a taster of a classic Irish style as we look out over the city and district from a rooftop bar before we tour a working, craft distillery in the heart of the Liberties. As we explore further we describe the brewing and distilling tradition so long associated with the area.
- Guided Tour of a Working Craft Distillery
- Single Pot Still Whiskey
- 7 Different Types of Whiskey Samples
- Historic West Dublin Liberties District
- St. James Gate
- Old Powers Distillery