Ireland's oldest licensed distillery, the Kilbeggan Distillery are delighted to offer RTÉ.ie Food readers a very special prize to celebrate the Christmas season.

This competition is now closed, the winner is Susanne Gillespie.

The prize includes a personalized guided tour of Kilbeggan distillery for two hosted by Global Brand Ambassador John Cashman to include full tour of the old and new distilleries, a warehouse visit, vintage cask samples, and full tasting of the range.

The lucky winner and their guest can also enjoy lunch in the intimate surroundings of the distillery and take home a personalized commemorative whiskey bottle each.

Beam Inc. the owners The Kilbeggan Distilling Company (KDC) operates Ireland’s oldest licensed distillery, the Kilbeggan Distillery which dates back to 1757.  Since acquiring the Kilbeggan Distillery in early 2012, Beam has invested more than €150,000 in the tourist facing infrastructure of the 256 year old distillery.  The Tasting Bar and Gift Shop areas have been completely remodelled and the distillery’s iconic waterwheel has been restored to its former glory.

To be in with a chance of winning this fantastic prize, please sign in using your RTÉ ID and answer the question that appears.

Terms and Conditions apply. General RTÉ Competition rules apply, a copy of which is viewable here. This competition will close on December 20 2013 at 2pm. One entry per person. Entrants must be over 18. Winners will be contacted via the email address related to their RTÉ ID. There is no cash alternative and decision is final. Prize is non-transferrable.