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National Poitin Day - Straw Boys Poitin Tour

Date
Nov 16 2019
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Address

Belleek, Ballina, Mayo,
T: +353(0)9674902

Straw Boys Poitin tour is a guided tour of the Connacht Distillery where the sights, smells and sounds of whiskey and poitin distillation come to life. Learn the art of copper pot distillation and poitin making and taste a sip of the good stuff after

The Straw Boys poitin guided tour is a free tour focusing on the history of Irish poitin making and the methods used by Connacht Distillery today to make Ireland's most illicit drink in honour of National Poitin Day.
Your guide will bring you through our production area and discuss the production processes involved and how they make their unique Straw Boys poitin. A taste of the good stuff will follow.

This event is part of Taste the Island.