Glendalough Distillery Blog

A Bird in the Hand

A Bird in the Hand

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016

This cocktail was the winner of the Dublin Whiskey Festival 2015 so it is most definitely worth two in the bush. Created by the very talented Gareth Lambe of The VCC (Vintage Cocktail Club)

Irish Penicillin

Irish Penicillin

Tuesday, Mar 15, 2016

In honour of St Patrick's week, or perhaps more so the day after, this weeks cocktail is the 'Irish Penicillin'. Created by Brooke Baker of NYC's famous, Dead Rabbit.

St Kevins Reviver

St Kevins Reviver

Thursday, Feb 25, 2016

The last bar we knocked into on a whirlwind trip to Italy last week was Freni e Frizioni, Rome (www.freniefrizioni.com). Riccardo Rossi created this little gem for us and it was so good we promised it would be our next Cocktail of the Week.

In The Navy

In The Navy

Thursday, Feb 4, 2016

A twist on the classic Navy Grog, this cocktail was voted best cocktail during the Dublin Cocktail Festival. A mouth watering creation by Aaron Hayden of Peruke & Periwig (www.peruke.ie) Dublin.

Rye Root Beer

Rye Root Beer

Thursday, Jan 21, 2016

Great way to kick off our first cocktail of the year. Meet the Rye Root Beer created by Dylan Freehauf of Rye Tavern, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

Tobacco Old Fashioned

Tobacco Old Fashioned

Thursday, Dec 17, 2015

Developed by Wøitek Kaluza for our Cocktail Cookbook, this cocktail has now become a very popular staple on the Brasserie Sixty6 menu.

Glendalough, Stock and 2 Smoking Barrels

Glendalough, Stock and 2 Smoking Barrels

Friday, Dec 11, 2015

Fantastically named and delicious to boot. This cocktail was developed by Josh Cowan of the Luggage Room, based in London.

Holy Rosemary

Holy Rosemary

Thursday, Dec 3, 2015

This weeks cocktail is a little bit of class. The Holy Rosemary hails from NYC, created by Irishman Alex Collins. Perfect for upcoming seasonal entertaining.

A Rare Auld Irish Coffee

A Rare Auld Irish Coffee

Sunday, Nov 1, 2105

The weather has turned. One of our own recipes, this will bring a smile back to your face.

Glendalough Po.tea.ni

Glendalough Po.tea.ni

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015

A fantastic little cocktail from the guys in Candlelight Bar / Siam Thai located in Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin.

St Kevin Sling

St Kevin Sling

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015

This cocktail of the week comes from the legendary Ezra Star from Drink Fort Point, Boston. Voted Best Bar at Tales of the Cocktail 2 years ago it's one of our all time favourites.

Double Barrel Smash

Double Barrel Smash

Friday, Nov 6, 2015

Fantastic cocktail created by Amit Sood of Shaker & Company, London.