Knappogue Castle 16
Ireland may be dominated by one or two major brands, but Knappogue Castle is a secret that’s becoming harder to keep each year. "It's great to finally see Irish whiskey besides Jameson getting the attention it deserves," says Thomas. "This Irish single malt, aged in both ex-bourbon and ex-sherry barrels, gives the more well-known sherried Macallan 18 a run for its money." That's all you need to know.