The life of a Cookie:
A cookie is a small piece of data sent by a website’s server to your computer or mobile device and stored in your browser (e.g. Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera, etc). Comprising anonymous information, including a unique user identifier, every time you revisit a site or navigate its pages, this data is passed from your browser to the site’s server enabling the website to ‘remember’ your browser and retrieve your user preferences, personalise your visits and simplify any sign-in procedures.
Cookies are intended to improve your user experience by making it easier and faster to navigate through a website. The information collected by a cookie can only be retrieved by the website server that sent the cookie to your browser in the first place.
Cookies on the Irish Whiskey Museum website:
Some of the cookies set on our website are served by third parties and not directly related to Irish Whiskey Museum. When you visit a page with content embedded, for example, Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo or YouTube, these service providers will most likely set their own cookies on your web browser.
We do not control which cookies are set by such third parties or how the information collected may be used by a third party. For more information on these cookies, please visit the third-party website in question.
Cookies are meant to improve the user experience, but users may prefer to set restrictions on the types of cookies that can be stored on their computer or mobile device. By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set or to reject all cookies. It is important to note that you may lose some of the functionality of a website if you choose to restrict or disable its cookies.