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Leo Varadkar to officially open Shed Distillery Experience in Drumshanbo today

Oct 8, 2021 08:10 By Shannonside News
Leo Varadkar to officially open Shed Distillery Experience in Drumshanbo today Leo Varadkar to officially open Shed Distillery Experience in Drumshanbo today
SHED DISTILLERY VISITOR EXPERIENCE Pat Rigney (owner The Shed Distillery) with the team at the new Shed Distillery Visitor Experience at the home of Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim ahead of its opening www.thesheddistillery.com Photo: Brian Farrell
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The Shed Distillery Experience opened its doors for the first time last year and has been performing well despite Covid restrictions impinging

A multi-million euro Leitrim tourist attraction will be officially opened by the Tanaiste later today.

Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD, will cut the ribbon at the Shed Distillery Experience in Drumshanbo at around midday.

The Leitrim distillery, which produces the Gunpowder Gin is expected to attract 30,000 visitors by 2023 and hopes to add to its workforce later this year with total employment set to reach 75 by the year's end.

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Later today, Minister for agriculture Charlie McConalogue is also set to visit the county.

The Donegal TD is continuing his Common Agriculture Policy (CAP) Consultation Tour by speaking at Carrigallan Mart at 7 PM.

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