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Situated in the rugged and wild surrounds of the small village of Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, The Shed marks a return to traditional distillation using medieval copper stills and is the first multi-purpose distillery of its kind in Ireland.
Filled with experiments and recipes for herbaceous gins, potato vodkas, handcrafted Irish Pot Still and Single Malt Irish whiskey and new liqueurs, the Shed is the brainchild of Patrick J. Rigney.
Visitors can wander through the Shed’s ‘secret tabernacle’ where new recipes are being developed, stand alongside the gleaming copper medieval stills, see the distillers in action and experience the magic.
- A look inside Connacht’s first working distillery in over 101 years.
- See the Shed’s ‘secret tabernacle’ where new recipes are developed & distillers are at work.
- Traditional distillation methods using medieval copper still.
- Set in the rugged surrounds of the village of Drumshanbo, on the shores of Lough Allen.
Open Year Round
Visits currently by appointment only - contact the Shed to make a booking.
Approx. visit duration: 60 minutes
Senior (aged 65+): €10.00
Student (with valid ID): €10.00
Child (aged 5-X): €6.00
Child (aged 0-4): Free
Other Useful Information
Guided tours available in English only.
Free car and coach parking on-site.
Partially wheelchair accessible.
Group rates available (minimum 15 people). Pre-booking required.
Located in Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim - 15 minutes from Carrick-on- Shannon and 171km from Dublin Airport along the main M4 and N4 route (signposted Sligo).The Shed Distillery of P.J. Rigney Nearby Attractions