Why we love the Craft Drinks Bill 2016

This week saw the publication of The Craft Drinks Bill 2016, which is pretty good news. The fact that the laws governing brewing and distilling in Ireland are not fit for purpose is something I have previously¬†blogged about. So of course we welcome The Intoxicating Liquor (Breweries and Distilleries) Bill 2016, as it allows brewers, […]

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Hedgerow Gin the 2016 Vintage

Our Hedgerow Gin started life nearly a year ago on a roadside in West Waterford. In late November 2015¬†we gathered plump sloes from the Hedgerows in the Blackwater Valley and stuck them in the freezer. Why? Well early in 2016 we added those frozen sloes to a fresh batch of gin. Freezing helps rupture the […]

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