Perched perfectly on Ireland's captivating west coast, the Connacht Distillery in Ballina, Co. Mayo, stands as a testament to the rich heritage of Irish whiskey. With a history steeped in tradition, this distillery effortlessly captures the essence of time-honored craftsmanship. The scenic location, overlooking the Atlantic, adds a touch of magic and mystery to the whiskey-making process. However, what truly sets this Distillery apart is its remarkable staff and the lengths they seem to go to ensure having had value for money, each and every visitor leaves with fantastic memories. Passionate and knowledgeable, they embody the warmth of Irish hospitality while offering insightful glimpses into the intricate art of distillation. Their dedication to preserving Ireland's whiskey legacy shines through in every tour and tasting, making each visit an educational and sensory delight. In a world where modernity often overshadows tradition, the Connacht Distillery remains a beacon of authenticity.
A trip to Strandhill wouldn't be complete without a well-deserved treat at Mammy Johnston's Ice Cream Parlour situated in the heart of Strandhill Village and just a stone's throw from the Atlantic Ocean.