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Irish Whiskey Experience

Open Now: 10:30 - 23:30
Open today: 10:30 - 23:30
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Great time tasting whiskey

I took my father there as part of a Christmas present. We attended the Master Distiller class and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Singapore, Singapore
Best selection of Irish Whiskey and great service

We had a great time sampling whiskeys from around the world. The staff were excellent and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Blend your own Irish Whiskey, draw whiskey straight from our authentic oak cask, learn how Irish whiskey pairs perfectly with farmhouse cheese or artisan chocolate. We will take you on a journey through the wonderful world of Ireland’s native spirit...more
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93 New Street, Killarney, Ireland
+353 64 663 5700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my father there as part of a Christmas present. We attended the Master Distiller class and were serve 4 high-end whiskeys along with tasting notes for each. The evening begins with a couple of videos and an introduction to Irish Whiskey. At the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank acline2771
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time sampling whiskeys from around the world. The staff were excellent and the knowledge from Gary and Luke was second to none. Would definitely recommend any whiskey lover stopping here for a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Whiskeyboy92
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our stay in Killarney, we visited the Irish Whiskey Experience twice. Both times we were assisted by Aaron who spent time with us, telling us about different types of whiskeys. Aaron was extremely knowledgeable and entertaining. We learned a great deal and enjoyed every...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank WorldtravelMargaret
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Four of us took the Master Distiller class here. It was extremely enjoyable. A nice intimate setting where our instructor taught us how to begin tasting and smelling whiskeys to identify the different smells and tastes that go into a whiskey. Additionally, we got a...More

Thank Joey E
Reviewed 5 December 2018

A very enjoyable evening at the Irish Whiskey Experience, definitely recommend to everyone visiting Killarney

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marie Q
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Pretty nice bar and a nice experience by Gary. More than 1200 whiskey's in there! With cheese or chocolate, everything's possible

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tino B
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

I booked this for my husband and my father to do together. They both loved it and really enjoyed Gary’s knowledge and humor. I joined the class midway and just sat to learn. The information was next level helpful, as we had tried several whiskeys...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MadToula
Reviewed 22 November 2018

I done the Distillers Apprentice class, and got to try a variety of whiskeys. Our guide Gary told us lot's of interesting information about the making of each Whiskey. The cosy bar is well located in the center of Killarney and is well worth a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GemmaLB92
Reviewed 8 November 2018

great experience on learning how to appreciate scotch whiskey..the presenter was thorough and entertaining..

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tony A
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I just wanted to give a shout out to the team at Irish whiskey experience tours!!! We took a trip at the beginning of October to Ireland for the very first time and decided to visit Killarney. While there, we wanted to do something unique...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Mary L
15 December 2017|
Response from Alan_O_D89 | Property representative |
It's no problem if you want to sit in for the class with a drink of your choice
Kerry B
16 November 2016|
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Response from Alan_O_D89 | Property representative |
The tastings range between €20 and €50, with a sampling of four different whiskeys during the course of the session. The history of irish whiskey as well as the process is explained through 2 videos as well as our guides.