The Pot Still Whiskey Blog

From reviews to advice and stories from behind the scenes, the Pot Still posts will keep you up to date in the world of whiskey. From analysis to beginners guides.
Irish Whiskey

Hyde No.9 Iberian Cask Review

Hyde No.9 Iberian Cask with each bottle in the series, going from number 1 to number 9, is created by Irish bottler...

Irish Whiskey

May Lóag Oriel Whiskey Review

May-Lóag gets its name from the Irish slang expression that means 'the one that stands out from the throng,' which was...

Irish Whiskey

Top Whiskeys for Christmas 2022

You won't want to miss my list of the Best Irish Whiskeys for Christmas 2022 that I've put up! For you, Santa, or as a...

Irish Whiskey

The Dublin Whiskey Fire of 1875

The Dublin Whiskey Fire of 1985, also known as The Great Liberties Whiskey Fire of 1875 took place on June 18 that...

Single Malt

Lakeview Single Estate Whiskey Review

Wayward Irish Spirits have just unveiled their latest project, the coming of age release of the Lakeview Single Estate...

Scotch Whisky

Islay Whisky Facing Peated Malt Shortages

The supply from Port Ellen maltings to non-Diageo distilleries will be restricted in 2023 and might be terminated...

Irish Whiskey

Whiskey Facing Supply Issues

Whiskey facing supply issues. There’s troubling news from the Irish Whiskey Association (IWA) this week.

Latest News

SWA Responds to the Rise of the Whiskey Influencer

Due to the rise of social media influencers, the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) amended its code of conduct. These...

American Whiskey

Diageo Acquires Balcones Distillery

Diageo Acquires Balcones Distillery, has made this week one of the biggest for American whiskey/whisky news.

Irish Whiskey

Lambay Single Malt 20 Years Old Whiskey Review

The Lambay Single Malt 20 Years Old Castle Prestige Edition is the first age-statement ultra-premium whiskey to be...