Ahascragh Distillery

The Distillery


Nestled in the picturesque village of Ahascragh, County Galway, Ahascragh Distillery stands as a testament to the rich heritage and vibrant future of Irish whiskey. Established with a passion for craftsmanship and a commitment to excellence, Ahascragh Distillery revitalizes a historic site, breathing new life into the storied walls of a centuries-old mill. Here, time-honored techniques blend seamlessly with modern sustainability practices, ensuring that each bottle of premium whiskey reflects both the legacy and the contemporary spirit of the land.


At Ahascragh Distillery, the belief is that great whiskey begins with the finest ingredients and meticulous attention to detail. The dedicated team of artisans carefully selects locally sourced barley and pure spring water from the surrounding landscape. Through a combination of traditional pot still distillation and innovative aging processes, they create whiskeys that are complex, balanced, and uniquely Irish. Their commitment to sustainability is evident in every aspect of the operation, from energy-efficient production methods to environmentally friendly packaging. Visitors are invited to join for a tour and tasting to experience the magic of Ahascragh Distillery—a place where history, community, and craftsmanship come together to create exceptional spirits.