Join us for this bitesize webinar looking at the Irish spirit, poitín.
Join us for this bitesize webinar looking at the Irish spirit, poitín. Often referred to as the precursor to modern whiskey, as of 2008 it was accorded Geographical Indicative Status. Dave Mulligan, owner and founder of BAR 1661, will take us through the history and culture of Irish poitín, where it came from, where it’s going, and where it’s made.
This webinar is free to attend and open to anyone, no prior spirits knowledge is needed. The new series of bitesize 30-minute webinars are ideal for beginners looking to learn more about spirits.
Dave Mulligan, Poitín Maker, BAR 1661/BAN/Little & GREEN
A poitín pioneer Dave Mulligan is responsible for creating the market leading brand Bán. He is owner and founder of BAR 1661, the home of Irish poitín and current winner of Irelands Bar Of The Year award. In 2022 he launched the worlds first poitín based RTD Little & GREEN, named after the bar and is the creator of the modern classic, poitín signature serve the Belfast Coffee.
This event does not necessarily constitute official WSET course material and should not be used as such.