McAllister Distillery Ahascragh launches its cask programme - Members' News - Week 13 - 2021

Mar 29, 2021, by Fionnuala Malone - Category: Members' News

Welcome to GS1 Ireland's members' news for week 13 2021. Easter gift boxes from Stillgarden Distillery and McAllister Distillery Ahascragh launches its cask programme. Read on for more.

Easter Gift Boxes from Stillgarden Distillery

Dublin 8-based distillery Stillgarden has launched a range of gift boxes in time for Easter. 

Stillgarden Ultimate Easter Cocktail Box, €72.50

Stillgarden’s "Ultimate Easter Cocktail Box" contains one 500ml Stillgarden Signature Cocktail and two 200ml Stillgarden Signature Mini Cocktails. Containing Stillgarden’s Cosmo, Spent-spresso Martini and Raspberry Soiree, as well as two of Stillgarden’s Nick & Nora glasses filled with chocolate Easter eggs, a greeting card, and two garden tour tickets to use at Stillgarden Distillery in the future, where you can also get your hands on a complimentary cocktail.

Stillgarden Easter Cocktail Box, €52.50

Choose from Stillgarden’s three Signature cocktails, Cosmo, Spent-spresso Martini and Raspberry Soiree. The Easter Cocktail Box comes with a choice of one 500ml ready-to-pour cocktail, two of Stillgarden’s new Nick & Nora glasses filled with chocolate Easter eggs, two premium mixers, a greeting card, and two garden tour tickets to use at Stillgarden Distillery in the future, where you can enjoy a complimentary cocktail.

Stillgarden Distillers Edition Gin Easter Gift Box, €52.50

Stillgarden’s Distillers Edition Gin Easter Gift Box contains one 500ml bottle of Stillgarden’s Distillers Edition as well as two new Nick & Nora glasses filled with chocolate Easter eggs, two premium mixers, a greeting card, and two garden tour tickets to use at Stillgarden Distillery in the future, where you can enjoy a complimentary cocktail.

New Nick & Nora Glasses, €6.50 each or 2 for €12

Elegant thin stemmed Nick & Nora glasses are now available. Each glass features the Stillgarden fractal, designed for stirred or shaken cocktails.

Stillgarden’s Easter Gift Boxes are now available to purchase via their online shop. Collection and nationwide delivery options are available. Next day delivery is available in Dublin for orders placed before noon.

This information came from fft.ie.

New Members this Week at GS1 Ireland

The companies below joined GS1 Ireland since our last Members News. We would like to take this opportunity to welcome them to the GS1 Ireland community.

Nash Restaurants

Mergon International - "Innovators in Plastics"

Plant Based Innovation

Carl Scarpa - "Launched in 1974, Carl Scarpa create luxury footwear for women."

Apollo Oil Products

Danescastle Fruit Farm - "For the past 20 years our family business has been producing Wexford strawberries and raspberries"

Blue Shoe Gallery

DoJoStore

Leahy's Open Farm completes LEADER programme project

Recent projects brought to completion under the LEADER programme include the development of a castle playground and passenger trailer at Leahy’s Open Farm. The LEADER programme which is co-financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development, is an initiative to support rural development projects at local level in order to revitalise rural areas and create jobs. 

This information came from The Irish Examiner.

Become a founding member of McAllister Distillery Ahascragh

As construction on the new whiskey and gin craft distillery in the village of Ahascragh nears, McAllister Distillers has launched a founders cask programme for those who would like to invest in the venture. Individuals and groups now have the opportunity to own their own cask of whiskey from McAllister Distillery Ahascragh and benefit from the recent growth in demand for Irish whiskey. McAllister Distillers is currently restoring an old mill to deliver a world-class whiskey experience and hospitality destination inside a working craft distillery. The distillery will be powered by renewable energy and the aim of the owners is to become a carbon-neutral operation. The founders cask programme will help to refurbish the existing old mill buildings, create visitor and tourist facilities, install process equipment for sustainable production of whiskey and gin, establish a visitor experience and a permanent exhibition of the restored old mill equipment, and create lasting local employment.

If you would like to register your interest in becoming a founder member of McAllister Distillery Ahascragh, you can email founders@mcallisterdistillers.com or visit mcallisterdistillers.com.

This information came from The Galway Advertiser.

New range of Irish products for the treatment & management of acne

Citrine Healthcare is an Irish company that have launched three new products for the treatment & management of acne.  Products are available now through pharmacies nationwide.  For more information visit ww.citrinehealthcare.com.

Pudding Row The Grocer Launches Easter Comfort Kit

Pudding Row The Grocer has launched their new "Easter Comfort Kit" containing an Easter greetings card by Donegal designer Maggie Marley; a diffuser from Flora Lab; a box of chocolate hearts filled with salted caramel from Noo Chocolates; a pouch of Nutty House Granola and a bag of Wall and Keogh Loose Leaf Tea. It also features a selection of Pudding Row treats including a peanut butter brownie; a chocolate and coconut macaroon; a raw cacao energy ball and a salted caramel square. All products included in the box are made in Ireland. Pudding Row The Grocer also offers bespoke Comfort Kits, including vegan and gluten-free options. Customers can ‘Build A Box’ from €30 including delivery nationwide, choosing from Irish-made products like Achill Island Sea Salt, Nutshed Peanut Butter, White Mausu Sauces, Hazel Mountain Chocolate Spreads and Ariosa Coffee, as well as a range of Pudding Row baked goods.

To order, visit www.puddingrow.ie.

This information came from fft.ie.

Dubliner Irish Whiskey New Release Aged in Wachusett Brewing Beer Casks

The Dubliner Irish Whiskey brand recently joined forces with Massachusetts craft brewer, Wachusett Brewing Company to produce the first U.S. edition of its Beer Cask Series. The Dubliner shipped casks of its Bourbon Cask Aged Irish Whiskey to Wachusett Brewing in 2019, who filled them with their Quinn’s Amber Ale. The beer was aged in the Kentucky bourbon oak casks for several months and the freshly disgorged casks were sent back to Dublin to be used for The Dubliner Beer Cask Irish Whiskey release. The Dubliner Beer Cask Irish Whiskey is now available in Massachusetts and the surrounding New England markets such as Rhode Island and Connecticut in retail stores and selected bars and restaurants. 

This information is from The Whiskey Wash.

Irish brand Thanks Plants launches its vegan Everyday Roast

Thanks Plants recently launched their vegan Everyday Roast. Ingredients include wheat gluten, cannellini beans, wild rice mix, breadcrumbs, pearl barley, celery, dried apricots, garlic and Dijon mustard. It costs €9.98 and serves two to three people. available at selected Supervalu and Dunnes stores nationwide. For a full list of stockists see thanksplants.co.

That's it for this week, be sure to come back next week for more news from GS1 Ireland members around the country. If you are a GS1 Ireland member and you have some news you would like to share, please get in touch at marketing@gs1ie.org, we would love to hear from you.

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