Burgundy Direct Wine Merchants is an independent mail-order wine company owned & managed by Conor Richardson. It is the foremost Irish company representing the Burgundy wine region. Though the company specialises in Burgundy wines we also import & distribute other equally fine wines from France, Italy & Spain.
Carlow Brewing Company was founded in 1998 and achieved international recognition for the quality of its products when O'Hara's Stout won the Championship Trophy and Gold Medal at the Brewing Industry International Awards 2000/01. The company also supply Curim Wheat Beer (Silver Medal Winner at the Independent Irish Brewers Competition) and Molings Traditional Red Ale. Tours, functions and parties are also catered for in the brewery.
Cooley is the only Irish whiskey distillery established in the entire 20th century. The flagship is Kilbeggan, a premium blend available in over 35 countries. Tyrconnell, a pure pot still single malt is available throughout Europe and the US. Other high quality brands Lockes, Millars, Connemara and Inishowen are gradually expanding into new markets.
At Eight Degrees we currently have three naturally adventurous beers available, Howling Gale Ale, Sunburnt Irish Red, and Knockmealdown Porter. Eight Degrees Brewing is located in the beautiful Ballyhoura Region of North Cork, in the shadow of the Galtee Mountains.