Powerscourt Distillery is celebrating winning the Visitor Centre of the Year award at last night’s Icons of Whisky Ireland event, marking the second year in a row that the distillery has received this prestigious recognition.
The award is a testament to the dedication of the Powerscourt Distillery team in providing visitors with an unforgettable experience. The distillery offers a variety of tours and tastings, as well as the Whiskey Lounge, where guests can enjoy Powerscourt Distillery’s award-winning Fercullen Irish Whiskey.
In addition to the Visitor Centre of the Year award, Powerscourt Distillery was Highly Commended in the Campaign Innovator category for its Food & Whiskey Pairing concept. This innovative program pairs Powerscourt Distillery’s whiskey with locally sourced food, showcasing the best of Irish cuisine.
“We are excited to share that for the second year running, we have been awarded the Best Visitor Attraction 2023 at the Icons of Whisky Awards Ireland! This accolade reflects our team’s dedication and hard work, ” said Gerry Ginty, COO of Powerscourt Distillery. “ Since we opened our doors on the beautiful Powerscourt Estate in 2019, we have ensured that every visitor receives the best experience of our hospitality and introduction to Fercullen Irish whiskey in our beautiful brand home. We are immensely proud to have this recognised by the Icons of Whisky awards for two years running.”