5 Best Irish Whiskey spots in Dublin

5 Best Irish Whiskey spots in Dublin

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Why not celebrate St Patrick’s Day with an Irish whiskey and if you’re in Dublin check out these five best Irish whiskey spots on the Dublin whiskey trail.

1-Teeling Whiskey Distillery

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Teeling. Photo: Mary O’Brien

Teeling Whiskey Distillery is a stunning new independent distillery, the first in 125 years, in Dublin’s Newmarket area. Award-winning whiskey is made onsite. The tour and tasting is a must for whiskey lovers.

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Teeling. Photo: Mary O’Brien

13-17 Newmarket, Dublin 8

2-Irish Whiskey Museum

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Irish Whiskey Museum. Photo: Irish Whiskey Museum

The Irish Whiskey Museum is a great place to learn about Irish whiskey. This museum has only been open for a year. Knowledgeable guides are great fun and you get to taste several different Irish whiskeys at the end of the tour. The museum is located opposite Trinity College.

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Irish Whiskey Museum. Photo:Brian Morrison
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Irish Whiskey Museum. Photo: Irish Whiskey Museum

119 Grafton Street, Dublin 2

3-Jameson Whiskey

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Jameson. Photo: Mary O’Brien

One of the best-known Irish whiskeys, the old distillery in Smithfield is now a top tourist attraction. Jameson Whiskey is actually distilled in Midleton, Co Cork, but you can learn about the fascinating history of the best Irish whiskey here. Make sure to book ahead.

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Pot Stils at the Old Jameson Distillery. Photo: Gareth Byrne
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Old Jameson Distillery Exterior. Photo: Tourism Ireland:

Bow Street, Smithfield Village, Dublin 7

4-Dingle Whiskey Bar

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Dingle pub. Photo: Mary O’Brien

This is a newish pub – but a good one. Named after Dingle Distillery in Co Kerry, this Dublin pub has a beautiful interior of reclaimed whiskey barrels. There’s a great range of drinks at Dingle Whiskey Bar but don’t leave without knocking back a glass of Dingle Whiskey.

45 Nassau Street, Dublin 2

5-Celtic Whiskey Shop

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Celtic whiskey. Photo: Mary O’Brien

Drool over an amazing selection of whiskeys here at the Celtic Whiskey Shop. Irish whiskey is undergoing a renaissance and this is a good place to check out the new names. Overseas shipping is available and you can have the best Irish whiskey turn up at your doorstep.

27-28 Dawson Street, Dublin 2

Mary O’Brien is an Australian travel writer who grew up in Ireland and is partial to a tipple. She was assisted by Tourism Ireland.

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5 Best Irish Whiskey spots in Dublin

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