More than 80 producers from both nearby and abroad will come together to celebrate the best of craft spirits and drinks, alongside delicious food pairings and innovative masterclasses at Dublin Drinks Mixer.
Celtic Whiskey Shop & Wines on the Green
Since 2003, The Celtic Whiskey Shop has become a mecca for whiskey and spirit lovers both in Ireland and across the globe. Located in the heart of Dublin city centre, they host an impressive selection of exclusive and rare World Whiskies alongside Armagnacs to Grappas, Rums to Schnapps and plenty in between!
Celtic Whiskey Bar & Larder
Situated in Killarney, Co.Kerry the Celtic Whiskey Bar and Larder is home to Ireland’s largest whiskey collection along with a wide range of Irish craft gins, craft beers, directly-sourced wines and a bespoke cocktail menu.
Sixling is a botanical wonder that unearths the ancient Irish taste of the cloudberry for today’s discerning gin lover. The rare and highly-prized fruit, which was abundant in Ireland until the 1800s is sourced from Scandinavia and distilled with wild elderflower hand-picked from Louth’s Cooley mountains.
Chateau du Breuil
The Château du Breuil distillery takes great pride in its 42 hectares of orchards planted with 22000 apple trees, set in the heart of the Pays d’Auge, a region renowned for the excellence of its cider apples.
Wilde Irish Gin
Wilde Irish Gin is an exquisite blend of carefully selected ingredients that shine through in every sip. It’s not for those who make our world great, but for those who make it interesting… Wilde Irish Gin is an unexpected act in an extraordinary legacy – irreverent, courageous, subversive and beautiful.
Intrepid Spirits is a global beverage company that develops and manages a portfolio of innovative premium brands including Cocalero, Mad March Hare and Egan’s Irish Whiskey. Since 2013 they have launched a growing portfolio into some of the most competitive spirits markets in the world. Intrepid Spirits also distribute a range of premium brands in Ireland including Michter’s, Kyrö, Merlet, Los Javis and Pusser’s Rum.
Off the Cuffe — Bitter Solutions
Off The Cuffe Bitters are literally handmade by Jarrod Cuffe at the Chocolate Factory, Kings Inn Street, Dublin using Irish Newmake Whiskey Spirit. That is the distilled spirit produced at an Irish whiskey distillery before it is rested in a barrel. This is important as Off The Cuffe has been crafted to enhance the wonderful whiskeys, gins, vodkas and other spirits being made on the island of Ireland today.
Coole Swan is the world’s only premium Irish Cream Liqueur. Only Coole Swan uniquely combines single-malt Irish whiskey, Belgian white chocolate and fresh Irish cream to deliver a distinctive, fresh, smooth, velvety, long-lasting, creamy taste experience that lingers for you to savour and enjoy.
Bord Bia — Origin Green — Irish Poitín
Poitín. The first distilled drink in the World Thing is : we have a national drink and it’s not the black stuff. It came before that. It came from us. it belonged to every man and woman. Poitín. The very word means small pot. Crafted in small batches, in local places using local sourced ingredients. Potatoes, grain, molasses. Not grand. Not fancy. But of the earth. Of the land. And of the people. Bord Bia will be bringing Bán, Glendalough, Mourne Dew, Mad March Hare, Micil & Ballykeefe Poitín to Dublin Drinks Mixer.
In the heart of the Liberties district of Dublin city, Jack and Stephen Teeling set up the Teeling Whiskey Company in 2012. In March 2015 they opened the Teeling Whiskey Distillery, the first new distillery in Dublin in over 125 years. Teeling Whiskey dare to be different and are known for pushing the boundaries of innovation when it comes to Irish whiskey. In 2018 Teeling’s Single Pot Still became the first new Dublin distilled Irish whiskey to be released for nearly 50 years, marking the true revival for the craft of distilling in the city.
Since its foundation in 1874, Gabriel Boudier has invented and diversified into a range of exceptional products that delight enthusiasts of crème de fruits as well liqueurs. Gabriel Boudier is now synonymous with authentic tastes which we invite you discover, enjoy and share with us.
Clonakilty Distillery is a maritime distillery, perched on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean in the south of Ireland. This breathtakingly beautiful location, provides the backdrop for a perfect whiskey and gin.
Míl is an Irish pot still gin, distilled with fragrant Mediterranean botanicals and bursting with southern sunshine. Míl, the mythical Spanish warrior whose descendants are said to have populated Ireland, bringing with them the warm flavours of the sun. Míl Gin captures the essence of this expedition, suffusing pure Irish gin with the taste of the sunny Iberian Peninsula – land of Almonds, Basil, Bergamot Orange, Gooseberry, Juniper, Olive, Orris, Rosemary and Thyme. A pure spirit infused with zesty, fragrant southern sunshine. Míl will be taking you on a trip to the Mediterranean at this years Drinks Mixer 2020, serving up their MíL Spritz cocktails!
The Dingle Distillery
The first spirit trickled from the stills in the Dingle Distillery in the cold Winter of 2012. Since then, the distillery has released regular small batches of Dingle Whiskey, as well as three Single Pot Still releases. Dingle’s first Pot Still Release made them just the second distillery on the island of Ireland to produce Pot Still. The Dingle Distillery is also home to the award winning Dingle Vodka and Dingle Gin, which was awarded the title of World’s Best Gin 2019 at the World Gin Awards.
The flavour profile of Kopparberg Premium Pink Gin is characteristic of a typical London Dry gin, with the addition of a delicious blend of botanicals and natural fruit flavours.
Glendalough Distillery makes artisanal spirits from the Wicklow mountains. Their Gins are made using fresh wild, foraged ingredients which are distilled within the day they are picked for more fresh flavour, it truly is “The Garden of Ireland” in a bottle. They also have a range of whiskeys from Single grain, Single Malt and Pot Still expressions with single cask versions of each.
Elite Spirits Limited
As the best known sauce-flavor baijiu in China, Kweichow Moutai has set foot worldwide. Known for its brilliant crystal clear, savory aromas, elegant flavors, medium-to-full body, with a great complex interplay of savory, meaty, earthy and fruity notes. Come and join us at our stand for premium tasting of this classic distilled liquor and learn more about our interesting stories!
Prestige Spirits is a new prestigious agency range of the very best spirit brands from around the world to add to Comans Beverages Ltd portfolio. We seek out what’s new and are always on the lookout for future trends in other countries where mixology is king. Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Siempre Tequila and Puerto de Indias Strawberry Gin will be coming to Dublin Drinks Mixer under Prestige Spirits.
Like No Other.
Brockmans is like no other gin. It is intensely smooth with a soft, fruity character derived from the carefully selected botanicals used in distillation. Italian juniper berries provide pine, lavender and camphor notes. Spanish lemon and orange peel add zesty citrus. But the unique use of dried wild blueberries and blackberries give Brockmans its most distinctive flavour.
Based in Louisville, Kentucky, Michter’s has a rich and long legacy of offering traditional American whiskeys of uncompromising quality. With each of its limited production offerings aged to its peak maturity, Michter’s highly acclaimed portfolio includes bourbon, rye, sour mash and American whiskey. In December 2018, Michter’s US*1 Sour Mash was announced as 2019 Whisky of the Year by The Whisky Exchange. And in January 2020, for the second consecutive year, Michter’s was named the #1 Top Trending American Whiskey brand by Drinks International in their Annual Brands Report.
The Boatyard Distillery
The Boatyard Distillery is an award winning farm-to-bottle distillery located on the banks of Lough Erne in north west Ireland. Only the best organic ingredients have been chosen for each of our products with the terroir of the land at the forefront of each new spirit. Our gin botanical, Sweet Gale, is foraged from the family bog and the wheat used for our vodka can be traced from the bottle back to the very field it came from.
Cape Clear Island Distillery
Cape Clear Island Distillery was developed by members of this island community, Ireland’s southernmost Gaeltacht island; it is the only offshore island distillery in all of Ireland. A project long in the making, the distillery first began producing gin in November of 2019 after several tireless months perfecting the recipe. The focus for distillery founders continues to be the upholding of the highest quality standards for the gin, and to work on distilling whiskey as soon as possible.
Via Piemonte is a wine and spirits company focusing on Italian products. The core products featured at Dublin Drinks Mixer are premium distillates of the historical ‘Bordiga’ Distillery, and ‘Ms. Better’s Bitters’ with their innovative plant-based foamer and superior range of vegan botanical bitters.
Vetroelite UK Ltd
VETROELITE is an Italian company designing and distributing an exclusive and premium collection of glass bottles and decanters to the wine and spirit industries. Priding ourselves on our high level of quality, we offer an unrivalled flexibility of service and constant availability of product.
Conncullin Irish Gin, is a luscious and smooth Irish gin inspired by two lakes in Mayo, Lough Conn and Lough Cullin. It opens with a beautiful berry nose followed by hints of citrus and finishes big and bold. Those carefully chosen botanicals are distilled in a copper pot still for a unique flavour profile. Served with mix of berry garnish and indian tonic makes Conncullin Gin an all year round hit! Enjoy!
Nespresso Professional offers dedicated coffee solutions and machines, adapted to your specific business needs. Today, customers are fast becoming coffee connoisseurs and many will go out of their way to seek a great coffee. Serving delicious, and bespoke Nespresso beverages can significantly enhance the offering of your venue by adding incomparable milk mousse to our exceptional quality coffees.
Through the AAA Sustainable Quality ™ Program, Nespresso works with 75,000 farmers in 12 countries. The program implements sustainability practices on farms that benefit the surrounding landscapes.
Wild Atlantic Distillery
Wild Atlantic Irish Gin was launched in 2019 by Wild Atlantic Distillery, the first gin and whisky distillery to be established in Country Tyrone, Northern Ireland. The distillery is located close to the Sperrin Mountains, just 15 miles from Donegal and the famous Wild Atlantic Way, along which the seaweed used in the gin is collected. The logo was inspired by the ‘Porcupine Bank’ which is a unique marine environment situated off the west coast of Ireland, and was discovered in 1862 by the research vessel the ‘M.V. Porcupine’ after which it was named.
1721 Spirits is a dynamic drinks company creating premium liquor brands. Bringing new expressions to old favourites. A Renaissance in Irish Spirits!
Barry & Fitzwilliam
Tia Maria is a cold brew coffee liqueur with a strong character and a complex aromatic structure. There are three significant elements: COFFEE- Provides the distinctive roasted, full-bodied rich taste. MADAGASCAR VANILLA- Provides a pronounced but delicate, fragrant back note. JAMAICAN RUM- The ingredient that gives us our body, depth and structure.
Disaronno is an amaretto made in Saronno in Italy. The original “secret formula” is unchanged since 1525. Disaronno is amber in colour with an infusion of apricot kernel oil with the pure essence of seventeen selected herbs and fruits. Disaronno enjoys true style status as the world’s favourite Italian liqueur.
Ninth Wave Irish Gin
Ninth Wave is distilled in the traditional London Dry method but is very much a gin with a contemporary flavour delivery. Within a few months of launch it has already won a Gold Medal at the prestigious World Gin Awards 2020. The Ninth Wave name & branding have a very strong connection to Ireland’s Celtic past. The name originates from the Celtic religion and its version of heaven, The Otherworld’, to which access could only be achieved by passing over the ninth wave.
The Hinch Distillery & Visitor Centre located in the grounds of the beautiful Killaney Estate, which is nestled among the rolling Drumlins of County Down just south of Belfast will open to the public in early summer 2020. The distillery takes its name from the nearby town of Ballynahinch, whose name in Irish translates as ‘town of the island’.
Ravenrock Premium Distilled Irish Gin
Ravenrock is a new premium Irish distilled gin that is refreshingly surprising in more ways than one. Produced and distilled by Dundalk Bay Distillery, this gin is made in an Irish made copper pot still giving it an authentic flavour and energy unique to the brand. Filtered through natural silurian aged sandstone rich in minerals from the Irish sea, this small batch premium gin is infused with a local blend of rowan berries and wild foraged organic heather from the Cooley Mountains. Ravenrock used a secret blend of botanicals from all over the world to create the distinctive citrus gin that is soft to the palette and a refreshing delight to enjoy with your choice of premium tonic.
Brewmaster is a premium beer brand from Dundalk Bay Brewery. At Brewmaster the craft of beer is in their DNA. They develop new exciting recipes, harnessing the heritage of brewing from old which dates back to the 1700’s, and improving with new-age beer. In their state-of-the-art brewery, their own Brewmaster focuses on the quality using nothing other than local natural ingredients and a modern brewing style for a memorable and premium Irish beer to enjoy.
Symphonia won Irish Gin of the Year 2019 beating 37 other Irish distilleries to the top award. The gins are the creation of scientist Ulrich Dyer who after spending 30 years in the pharmaceutical industry turned his chemistry knowledge to making gins. He uses a novel process combining microwave and vacuum distillation in glass stills to preserve flavours and fragrances lost during traditional distillation, and you can taste the results in his multi-award winning gins.
Grace O’Malley Spirits
Grace O’Malley is a premium Irish Whiskey and Spirits brand dedicated to the 16th century Irish Pirate Queen, also known as Granuaile, born into Irish nobility in Co. Mayo in 1530.
The brand’s flagship whiskey is Grace ‘O Malley Blended Irish Whiskey, a special blend of triple and double distilled malt and grain whiskeys.
Unique in Ireland due to its high double distilled malt content, the blend delivers a whiskey perfectly balanced between fruitiness, age character, complexity and smoothness.
An international brand with local heritage, Grace O’Malley spirits collaborate with a team of local coopers, renowned Irish Distillers and technical advisers including globally recognised spirits expert, Cellar master and blender, Paul Caris in bringing distinctive, premium Irish Whiskeys and gin to the market.
Lough Ree Distillery
A family business, Lough Ree Distillery produce Multi-Award winning Sling Shot Distilled Irish Gin and Zesty Citrus Vodka in their Microdistillery in Longford, as well as bottling The Bridge Series of Limited Edition Irish Whiskeys. Lough Ree Distillery also operate Sling Shot Gin School at Churchtown Stores in Dublin 14.
Premium Mixer. Berlin.
Since 2010, the name Thomas Henry has been the main inspiration for a young company from Germany to produce a perfect selection of soft drinks.
Thanks to Thomas Henry, a new age of bar culture began which has been driving bartenders to this day. The fun of trying new things creates new enjoyment, and innovative mixtures lead to exciting atmospheres — atmosphere follows inspiration. This is why Thomas Henry is our namesake and ambassador.
For the best drinks in the best bars.
Roe & Co Irish Whiskey
Times have changed and so has whiskey, Roe & Co. was created in collaboration with Ireland’s most creative bartenders. Together, it took the signature smoothness of old Irish and added new layers of deep, everchanging flavour. The colourful notes of creamy vanilla, sticky toffee and spiced orchard fruits will catapult you into the new way of Irish whiskey. The Roe & Co whiskey distillery sits proudly in Dublin 8 having opened its doors in June 2019. It was regarded as Lonely Planet’s ‘Best New Openings’ for 2019.
As a world leader in premium spirits, Beam Suntory is inspiring human connections. With a performance objective of being the world’s most admired and fastest growing premium spirits company, and a vision of Growing for Good, driving growth through quality craftsmanship, consumer connections and entrepreneurial spirit.
Rebel City Distillery
Spirits Bound By Alchemy and Artistry.
Rebel City is a boutique distillery at the vanguard of a new wave of craftsmanship, situated in the heart of Cork’s historic Docklands.
Maharani, the first release from Rebel City Distillery, is a fusion of two creative cultures, a gin of truly transcendent taste that liberates palate and soul.
Jackford Irish Potato Gin
Jackford Irish Potato Gin us a story of care stewardship, of years spent nourishing & protecting the rich soil in the fertile corner of Ireland that is Wexford.
The Stafford family are as rooted in Co Wexford as the harvest they lovingly produce, Theirs is the proud heritage of a humble staple, which has now produce another yield of locally sourced, distilled spirits.
On the Stafford family farm the harvest is good, & this is the cream of the crop
Schweppes – The Nations Favourite Tonic
Coca-Cola Signature Mixers
Taste the darker side of premium spirits with Coca-Cola Signature Mixers. A new range specially designed to pair perfectly with premium dark spirits, from brandy to aged tequila. In order to shed light on dark spirits, and spark creative flair in the cocktail world, we have embarked on a cutting-edge collaboration to create a range of refined mixers. For the first time in 130 years, we have teamed up with some of the world’s leading mixologists, inviting them to experiment with the quintessence of our legendary liquid to co-create the four sophisticated new flavours that reveal the most of a range of dark spirits.
Original Premium Tonic Water
The original tonic dives into its Mediterranean origins with the aim to become the best range of premium mixers, with a presence and image according to the most luxurious tradition, which gives origin, envolves and mythicizes the global phenomenon of gin & tonic, adding mystery and glamour to the world of cocktails.
It is more than just mixing drinks, it is about converging origins, offering a wide range of colours and flavours allowing you to live new.
Kinsale Mead Co.
Mead is the world’s oldest alcoholic drink. It’s made from fermented honey and water and has been shared and enjoyed in Ireland at celebrations and drinking rituals for centuries.
Kinsale Mead Co. produce refreshingly different meads that offer diverse serve opportunities – on their own, paired with food and in an range of amazing cocktails to excite the senses. Their award-winning meads are packed full of flavours, fermented off-dry from carefully sourced, raw honey and fruit.
Each batch is sustainably made and lovingly hand-crafted with care and passion from bee to bottle and they’re proud be able to say their meads are judged as being among the best in the world.
Cali Cali Foods
Cali Cali is a guilt free real food snacking brand that prioritises mixing California flavours and Californian health benefits. The inspiration began in the street food markets of Los Angeles while founders Tom, Niall and Donal hatched a plan to take the street food flavours and latest healthy eating trends of California to Ireland and beyond.
Giffard, a French family-owned company, produces liqueurs and syrups for over 130 years. This liqueur-maker crafts its products with tradition and authenticity to preserve their natural quality, while making innovation and respect for the environment its core values.
Dead Rabbit Irish Whiskey
World-renowned Irish Whiskey Master Distiller, Darryl McNally, of The Dublin Liberties Distillery teamed up with Sean Muldoon and Jack McGarry, fellow Irishmen and co-founders of multi-award-winning New York bar, The Dead Rabbit Grocery & Grog, to create The Dead Rabbit Irish Whiskey – a 5 year mixed blend of malt and grain whiskies aged in bourbon casks and finished in Virgin American Oak.
A ‘True distillery’ born from the dramatic landscape of the Mourne Mountains.
Killowen Distillery creates integrity bottlings of whiskey, Poitin, Gin and Liqueurs using locally harvested grains and native botanicals. Their spirits are distilled using Ireland’s only flame-fed stills and worm-tub condensers. These revived ancient methods give killowen’s spirits a difference you can taste.
The Most Successful Premium Gin Range in the UK Over the Last 3 Years.
This exceptional brand was created by Johnny Neill, a direct descendant of 8 generations of distillers and the last in a long line whose gin distilling heritage stretches back as far as 1762.
Inspired by his family’s sense of adventure, Johnny strove to create his own signature brand of Gins – Whitley Neill.
Dead Man’s Fingers Rum
A range of versatile and punchy spiced and flavoured Caribbean rums designed for sipping, simple mixing and use in fantastic cocktails; Dead Man’s Fingers is the disruptive rum brand the category has been crying out for.
Originating from the Rum and Crab Shack in St Ives, Cornwall, England, Dead Man’s Fingers has been inspired by ingredients from the locality – saffron cake, spiced fruits & pedro ximenez ice cream – which give its unique flavour profile.
Our ambition is to diversify and excite through the development of the flavoured rum sub-category to penetrate new and younger audiences into dark spirits.
The Copeland Distillery
The Copeland Distillery, situated on the remarkable East Coast of Ireland is a producer of Irish Gin, Single Malt and Pot Still Whiskey and Pot Still Rum. Their coastal spirits bring to life the History and heritage of one of Ireland’s most historic port towns, Donaghadee.
Founded in 1875 by Prosper Delord who would distil wine from local farmers into eau-de-vie but it was his sons who later established it into a company, Delord Freres. Today, Armagnac Delord is ran by the fourth generation of the Delord family — Sylvain and Jerome Delord.
W.D. O’Connell Whiskey Merchants
W.D. O’Connell Whiskey Merchants are independent bottlers of whiskey. The independent bottlers pride themselves on sourcing new make spirit and maturing whiskeys from multiple distilleries in Ireland and around the world, always applying their own maturation and finishing preferences. Bringing to market genuine small batch releases of unparalleled taste.
Celebrate the Aperitivo According To Aperol. A Social State Of Mind. Created to help us connect and open up with Good Friends, Good Drinks and Good Food.
Experience the tart and fresh flavours of Campari Tonic bringing an unexpected experience to your palate.
A team of real drinks experts are behind Dublin Drinks Mixer. With years of experience creating events within the drinks industry such as Whiskey Live Dublin, Irish Whiskey Awards & Gin Experience Dublin, as well as being the faces behind Celtic Whiskey Shop & Wines on the Green and the Celtic Whiskey Bar & Larder, they felt it was time to give the craft spirits industry a platform of it’s own in Dublin.
Whether you are an occasional drinker who wants to learn more about the gin, spirits and cocktail industry or someone involved in the trade, we want to give you the chance to meet the producers behind your favourite spirits and find new favourites too.
We look forward to welcoming you to Dublin Drinks Mixer.
Ally & The Team
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