Awards & Events

Whisky Live

Whiskey Live Dublin, 24 October 2015
By Rupert Wheeler
Whiskey Live Dublin 2015 will take place on 24 October in the new city centre location of The Printworks, Dublin Castle. This is Ireland's premier whiskey tasting event, showcasing both the long established and new arrivals to the Irish whiskey scene. An addition to last year's event will be food pairings and cocktails provided by some of Dublin's most esteemed bars and restaurants.

Ticket information

€39.95, with €10 per ticket going to Down Syndrome Dublin. Visit or alternatively you can get them from Celtic Whiskey Shop, Dawson Street, Dublin 2 Republic of Ireland.

Whisky Live Paris 26-27 September

This year, following the enormous success of previous shows, Whisky Live Paris is pursuing its ambitions and scaling up.

In 2015, Europe's largest whisky and spirit tasting show is moving to a remarkable, contemporary and avant-garde venue on the banks of the Seine: Les Dock - Cité de la Mode du Design for an exceptional show.

This means this year they will be able to welcome 10,000 visitors in 4,000m2 of space dedicated to the tasting experience. Prepare yourself for some outstanding days in unique experimental surroundings: more tasting stands, a larger pop-up store, bars with guest appearances, book shop cafés and more…

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Whisky Live, Tokyo 18 September 2015

A Whisky Live Tokyo Party will be held on the evening of 18 Sept at the Park Hotel Tokyo. Admission will strictly be limited to around 200 people so the nature of the event will be very different to the last Whisky Live Tokyo, which attracted an audience of over 8,000 people.

Guests can taste a wide range of whiskies from single malt Scotch through to Japanese blends, together with some unique Whisky Magazine bottlings, all enjoyed in the sophisticated, intimate atmosphere of the hotel lobby lounge. Chief Editor of Whisky Magazine Japan, Dave Broom and whisky producers from several foreign countries will also be participating. Visit: