You Can Thank Millennials For the Rise in Irish Whiskey Sales in the US – Spirited Smoke

You Can Thank Millennials For the Rise in Irish Whiskey Sales in the US

While Irish Whiskey only accounts for 3% of the global spirits sales, in 2018 the US saw a 9.4% increase in sales compared to the previous year. That accounted for over $1 billion in revenue, and millennials were a majority of the buyers.

According to the Irish Food Board, in the last 5 years, the growth in the US for Irish Whiskey has been 61%!

What are your favorites in the whiskey world?

Irish? Canadian? Japanese? American?

About the author: Ofelia Desind
I love the finer things in life and cigars and fine spirits are no exception. While I love savoring the flavors of a nice cognac or bourbon, a well thought out cocktail with nuanced flavors brings me equal joy. I also love spending a poolside evening enjoying a nice cigar with my husband.

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