Traditional Irish Poitin & Gin distillery tour. Galway. Private guided.
Durations: 1 Hour(s)
Group Size: 1+
Discover the magic behind Ireland’s traditional spirits at the Micil Distillery. The tour lasts an hour and fifteen minutes and takes in two tastings and a detailed history of Poitin and gin distilling in Galway. Available all year. Maximum: 20 pax.
This tour will give you a unique, up-close insight into the world of Micil, poitĂn and gin. So intrinsically Irish, Micil Distillery, will share with you the real history of whiskey, poitĂn and gin. Youâ€™ll learn how theyâ€™re made, and what makes these products so unique. Youâ€™ll hear some family history, from the original founder Micil Mac Chearra in 1848 through to his great-great-great grandson, PĂˇdraic, our current head distiller.Â
Youâ€™ll experience the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of a working distillery, and hear some interesting, funny and daring stories. Youâ€™ll get to taste for yourself the products we continue to make in a time-honoured tradition, spirits steeped in heritage, yet of their time. Our tours/tastings are a unique experience not to be missed.Â Â
Participants of the tour must be 18 years of age or older.
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 15 days or less before event