Cooley Distillery Founded in 1987 is an Irish whiskey distillery, located on the Cooley Peninsula in County Louth.

Since 1995, the company has won an extraordinary number of gold, silver and bronze medals for quality from the International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC) for outstanding achievement to the spirits industry.

The citation accompanying the award reads: “This award to Cooley is one sign that the quality of Irish whiskey is now truly recognized. From its distillery in County Louth established as recently as 1987, Cooley produces a range of blended and single malt whiskies that have rapidly gained a formidable reputation and impressed the judges to award the Worldwide Achievement title to a distiller for the first time in the competition’s history”.