The Shed Distillery
The Shed Distillery presents two distinct experiences in one tour – a Curious Journey into the Inner Sanctum of the first whiskey distillery in Connacht in 101 years and a voyage to the Far East to discover gunpowder tea, the inspiration behind Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin. Read more here.
Find out how Irish whiskey was made in decades past. Discover the families that owned the distillery and the importance the local community had on the brand you see today. The original waterwheel which once powered the whole distillery is still on show today.
Lough Ree Distillery
Lough Ree Distillery sits in the very heart of Ireland, on the banks of the River Shannon in Lanesboro. Co. Longford. Enjoy a coffee or get back into the spirit of Summer at the Distillery Yard music sessions. Visit their website at www.lrd.ie or find out about and book Distillery Yard events here.
See, smell, taste and touch every aspect of how the famed whiskey is produced - and in a world-first for the distillery, they’ll be able to blend and bottle their own whiskey.
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