A Radical Thought

Here’s a radical thought. As craft distillers have more in common with craft brewers and cider makers than with multi-national distilleries – is it time for the producers of Irish ‘craft’ alcoholic products to come together as one pressure group?   Right now we all sit in different parts of the fridge. You know beer on […]

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Time to Expand

I’ll get to the point. Early in 2016 Blackwater Distillery will crowdfund our new still.   A still is of course the sexy piece of the jigsaw puzzle and sounds better than ‘we will crowdfund the pipework’, or ‘crowdfund a couple of stainless steel tanks’. Either way we will take it to the crowd to […]

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Our New Family

It’s eight months since we launched Blackwater No.5 Gin, so time enough to add to the family – so say hello to Blackwater Copper Pot Still Vodka and Blackwater Juniper Cask Gin.   Blackwater Copper Pot Still Vodka is what you’d imagine: clean, bright and every so slightly sweet. When we load the still, we add a small quantity […]

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