The brand name “Straw Boys” celebrates the theme of family, friends, and neighbors which is inherent in the story of Ireland. Crashing parties, particularly weddings, is a long-standing tradition, and in the West of Ireland wedding crashers were known as “straw boys.” Straw boys would obscure their ..
Ballyhoo Irish Whiskey begins as a top quality Irish grain whiskey with a mash bill of 93% corn imported fromFrance and 7% malted barley. We bring this sourced grain whiskey to our distillery in County Mayo and age itfor six months in once used port barrels from Portugal. This second aging step soft..
Loch Conn and its smaller, twin lake to the south, Loch Cullin, are known for their purity and outstanding trout and salmon fishing. They also are the water source for the Connacht Distillery. We named our premium gin, Conncullin, in tribute to this pristine water. The base of our gin is a premium g..
Every so often, we find some barrels of fabulous Irish whiskey, and when we do so, we bring it toconsumers under our Spade & Bushel label. Our first Spade & Bushel offering is a single malt Irishwhiskey that has aged for at least 10 years in first-fill select bourbon barrels. We present it a..