We’ve joined the Irish Distillers family

Well, a lot’s been happening.

We’ve sold Eight Degrees Brewing to Irish Distillers, Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys.

We’re excited about this deal, which will see us providing a long-term beer supply to support the continued growth of Jameson Caskmates while Irish Distillers will support our continued innovation and experimentation in the craft beer sector.

When we set up the brewery in 2010, it was with the idea of brewing naturally adventurous, great tasting beers that were more exciting and innovative than anything else in the market.

Becoming part of the Irish Distillers family means that we have the long-term capabilities to continue on this mission as well as being part of the very exciting Jameson Caskmates story.

We’re looking forward to working with Tommy and the team in Midleton while continuing to create new and exciting beers for our customers.

Together with all our employees, we will continue to work at Eight Degrees.

Scott and Cam

4 Comments
  1. Hey guys, can understand the business motivation but as 2 avid eight degrees drinkers,myself and my craft drinking buddy, half the attraction was knowing our money was going towards helping a small Irish business. You might argue that is still the case but it’s really disappointing to read the news personally. Really hope this isn’t the start of things to come. We’re not sure we’ll be as quick to pick up one of your beers in the off licence with other great independent brands like Kinnegar and Kinsale. Still good luck to you boys. I’m sure it was right for you and your families and that has to be your priority. All the best Andy and Kev

  2. Congrats all at 8 Degrees.
    Those Mauritian pipes will be busy.
    From all in the 2018 Exec MBA class in UCC.

  3. Many congratulations guys, looking forward to seeing what you have planned and the beers to follow

  4. Congratulations Cam and Scott, fully deserved after years of tasty beers.

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