XIN GIN WINS BEST IN IRELAND AT THE GIN GUIDE AWARDS.

Ahascragh Distillery is delighted to announce Xin Gin has won ‘Best in Ireland’ at The Gin Guide Awards. The Gin Guide Awards is the annual and global celebration of exceptional spirits in the industry. With hundreds of entries from over 30 countries, it is an incredible achievement for Galway’s Xin Gin to be named Best […]

CELEBRATING ST PATRICK’S DAY WITH TWO NEW RELEASES

To celebrate St Patrick’s Day, we are expanding our Family Bond series with two unique 20 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskeys. These exceptional whiskeys have been finished in Italian Amarone Red Wine casks and Spanish Pedro Ximénez White Wine casks. Last year, Ahascragh Distillery launched 5 products in the Family Bond Series including three […]

CLAN INVESTMENT ROUND

Ahascragh Distillery is delighted to announce our ‘Clan Investment’ round that allows a wider community to own shares in the company and help realise the vision for the distillery. The transformation of the old Ahascragh Mills into a world class distillery and visitor experience is moving forwards at pace. The old corn mill was acquired […]

EIIS PROGRAMME 2021

We’re inviting you to join us on this exciting journey and help realise the vision for Ahascragh Distillery.  EIIS is one of the only mainstream Irish tax breaks and encourages taxpayers to support early-stage Irish companies. Income tax relief of 40% of the amount invested under an EIIS in year 1 makes this an attractive and […]

AHASCRAGH DISTILLERY

The village of Ahascragh has become our beloved home. When we set our sights on the old mill in Ahascragh, we knew this was the right place to begin our journey. Located in the West of Ireland countryside, the rugged landscape and cool climate makes for perfect whiskey-making conditions and will continue to inspire the […]

DISTILLERY PROJECT LAUNCH

McAllister Distillery Project Launch

As construction begins on the Ahascragh distillery, our new whiskey and gin distillery in Co. Galway, we are excited to launch this ambitious project and announce the creation of up to 100 direct and indirect jobs in East Galway. Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue TD, and Minister of State Anne Rabbitte TD, attended the […]

MEET THE FAMILY

McAllisters

We are a husband and wife team from Dublin. Having lived and worked in countries across Europe, the US and Asia, we returned to Ireland with the dream of turning our passion for craft Irish spirits into a family business. We set our sights on opening a whiskey and gin distillery in the West of […]