Terms and Conditions

The Promoter

Blacks of Kinsale

The Prize

The Prize provided is a cask of Irish New Make spirit produced at Blacks of Kinsale – valued at a minimum €6500 as of 1 January 2024.  The Prize is not redeemable for cash.

The Promoter does not accept any responsibility or liability to the winner for any dissatisfaction with the Prize.

The Prize is provided “as is” and the Promoter does not make any representation nor give any warranty in respect of the Prize.

The Raffle Draw

Entry to the Draw is by means of a online signup only, no ticket is required to enter but all entrants must provide their first and last name, e-mail address and telephone number. Failure to provide any of the foregoing information or accurate contact details at the point of purchase may result in inability on the part of the Promoter to contact the winner. The Promoter accepts no responsibility or liability to the winner for any failure on the part of the winner to provide full and accurate contact information.

By completing the sign-up entrants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions (please retain a copy of these terms and conditions for your reference) and to take part in any publicity relating to the competition, if invited to participate by the Promoter.

The competition is open to anyone worldwide, aged 18.

The winning entry will be drawn by an independent judge appointed by the Promoter for that purpose. The independent judge will also draw additional tickets which will be recorded in the order in which they are drawn on a runners-up list. . Second place Runners up will be eligible for a discount on the purchase of a cask, third place runners up will receive a prize of a free distillery tour.

The decision of the Promoter as to the winner and validity of the entry is final and no correspondence with third parties will be entered into.

How to claim

The Promoter will use reasonable endeavours to contact the winner within 10 working days of the competition Draw using the contact details supplied upon competition entry form. and the name of the winner will be posted on the website of the Promoter.

The Promoter will not enter into correspondence with third parties and will not use alternative contact details to those supplied upon purchase of the competition entry form.

If a winner does not claim the Prize, does not respond within 5 weeks of their details being posted on the website of the Promoter, such winner waives the right to claim the Prize and the Prize will be awarded to the winner next drawn as noted on the Runners-up list.


Entrants agree and give consent that, if they win, the Promoter will have the right, without additional payment or permission, to use their name, town of residence and likeness for the purposes of announcing the winner of the Prize Draw and for related promotional purposes.


Individuals who attempt to circumvent, alter or interfere with the competition in any way, will be precluded from benefiting from the competition.

If there are reasonable grounds to believe that there has been a breach of these Terms and Conditions by an entrant, the Promoter may, in its sole discretion, invalidate the relevant entry and disqualify the entrant from the competition.

Promoter’s right to modify or cancel

The Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to modify, cancel, terminate or temporarily suspend this competition at any time and with no liability to any entrant or any third party.

If the competition is not capable of being conducted as specified in these terms and conditions, or in the event of virus, a computer bug or unauthorised human intervention, or any other cause that is beyond the Promoter’s reasonable control, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the Prize for cash value or for another prize of equal value.

Limitation of liability

The Promoter’s total liability in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence) or otherwise arising out of or in connection with or in relation to these terms and conditions or arising out of or in connection with or in relation to any non-contractual arrangement shall be limited to the amount actually paid or payable by the entrant for the raffle ticket (in this case zero euro).

The limitation of the Promoter’s liability herein has effect in relation both to any liability expressly provided for under these terms and conditions and to any liability arising by reason of the invalidity or unenforceability of any term of these terms and conditions.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The terms and conditions herein are governed by Irish Law and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish Courts.