Monthly Archives: April 2014

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10 04, 2014

First Zip Trip A Success

We’re delighted to say that the trip we organised to Hungary was a great success. Irish Pubs Global recently arranged a two day business trip to Hungary where Kevin McParland Executive Director of Irish Pubs Global brought a number of Ireland-based and overseas-based Irish pub and restaurant owners to micro-breweries manufacturer Zip Bier Technologies. Zip are a market-leading company who produce high quality, modern, automated, microbrewing systems for pub owners and restaurateurs all over the world. They recently came to Dublin as an exhibitor at the Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fair and they have a very exciting, game-changer of a product for Irish pub and restaurant owners…. The party of 8 pub and restaurant owners who traveled, have among them have 19 pubs and restaurants across Ireland, USA and Italy. We flew from Dublin to the beautiful city of [...]

7 04, 2014

Midleton man inducted into Whisky Magazine’s Hall of Fame

A Midleton man has been inducted into a hall of fame honouring noteworthy individuals who've made a lasting contribution to the world of whiskey. Barry Crockett, former master distiller at the Irish Distillers' Midleton Distillery, has become the 17th inductee into the coveted Whisky Magazine's Hall of Fame. Awarded by ex-editor of Whisky Magazine, Rob Allanson, at the publication’s annual awards ceremony in London, Mr Crockett (66) was recognised for his contribution to the growth of Irish whiskey during his 47-year career with Irish Distillers. He was commended for “redefining Irish whiskey by combining technology, innovation, and craftsmanship with a deep sense of history” and overseeing operations at Midleton during “some of the most eventful times in Irish whiskey’s history”. Mr Crockett, who retired last year, said he was "deeply honoured" to join the list of "whiskey greats" in the [...]

7 04, 2014

Midleton man inducted into Whisky Magazine's Hall of Fame

A Midleton man has been inducted into a hall of fame honouring noteworthy individuals who've made a lasting contribution to the world of whiskey. Barry Crockett, former master distiller at the Irish Distillers' Midleton Distillery, has become the 17th inductee into the coveted Whisky Magazine's Hall of Fame. Awarded by ex-editor of Whisky Magazine, Rob Allanson, at the publication’s annual awards ceremony in London, Mr Crockett (66) was recognised for his contribution to the growth of Irish whiskey during his 47-year career with Irish Distillers. He was commended for “redefining Irish whiskey by combining technology, innovation, and craftsmanship with a deep sense of history” and overseeing operations at Midleton during “some of the most eventful times in Irish whiskey’s history”. Mr Crockett, who retired last year, said he was "deeply honoured" to join the list of "whiskey greats" in the [...]