Events in County Clare

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in County Clare

Welcome

Login to your account below, if you do not have an account, select Register.

Or Login with your preferred Social Media Account

Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign in with Google

Register your account below, if you already have an account, select Login.

Bunratty Mead and Liqueur

Pubs and Bars

Sample some of Ireland's finest local brews at the Bunratty Mead and Liquer.

Set in the shadow of the historic Bunratty Castle, delve into the history of the area with local meads and poitín.

Mead has a rich history in Ireland. First discovered by Irish monks, the drink was thought to bring fertility and virility so it became the custom for newlyweds to drink it for a month after the wedding. Hence the name 'honeymoon'.

Bunratty mead is made from honey and grapes with selected herbs.

Bunratty Potcheen is the only legally brewed poteen in Ireland since it was banned in the country in 1661.

Poteen has been made in small batches in Ireland for thousands of years, but was made illegal when the government tried to regularise the collection of taxes.

However, the drink continued to be distilled in various parts of the country. It is called poteen because of the small pot stils that it was produced in.

Bunratty Potcheen is legally available for people to drink and buy and retains all the taste characteristics of poteen and is produced by a unique process, devised at bunratty Winery, for which they have a licence from the Irish government. Alcohol by Volume 40% & 45%.

Directions

Bunratty Village, Bunratty

View Larger Map

My Lists

Create New Guide

OR

Mini Guides
Arrow

Login to create your guides for County Clare.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide

Cancel

Cancel

You Might Also Like

Create & Share your Guide to County Clare with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section

Lists

Part of the My Guide Network

My Guide County Clare is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations