From our Fields to your Glass

Set in the picturesque Irish countryside, close to Ireland’s medieval capital Kilkenny city, Ballykeefe Distillery produces a range of super-premium spirits in our eco-friendly on farm distillery.

Award-Winning Distillery

Ballykeefe Distillery has received multiple national and international awards. Our trio of Ballykeefe Gins are all gold medal winners, Lady Desart Gin, Gold 2019 USA Spirits Ratings, Extra Dry Irish Gin, Gold 2019 World Gin Awards and Sloe Gin, Gold 2019 World Liqueur Awards. Our Poitín was awarded Master Class at the 2018 Global Spirits Masters and a further award of Gold at the Irish Whiskey Awards 2018. Our Vodka won the wonderful accolade of Best Irish Vodka at the Irish Whiskey Awards 2018. The distillery was awarded third most sustainable factory at the 2018 Food and Drink Business Awards.


Distillery Tour Experience

You will see up close and have explained every step in the brewing and distilling process. You will also hear many of our Master Distiller’s secrets, that has made him an International award winner. Your Tour will conclude with a tasting in our beautifully designed visitor centre.