Step into the world of cider making with the Armagh Cider Company! This incredible experience will teach you all there is to know about the craft of cider making! From blossom to bottle, you will get to see the whole process including an enchanting walk through the orchards. Tours are approximately 1.5 hours long and you will have a dedicated guide to give you the full experience. Ballinteggart House was built in 1776 and is home to the Troughton family since 1898 and is where the distillery is now based. During your tour, you will hear about the stories and folklore that the households.
Where can I learn how cider is made in County Armagh?
Tours run from March through to November and you can get a different experience every time. During the spring the orchard is in bloom and in summer you will find the apples begin to appear on the trees. Autumn brings the harvest when the apples are ripe enough for production, and the aroma of apples will fill the air and in the winter, the orchard turns into a winter wonderland as the trees lose their leaves and take on a mystical appearance. Armagh is known as the Orchard County of Ireland, so make the most of your time there and enjoy a cultured day out with a Cider Tour at Ballinteggart Farm with the Armagh Cider Company!
- Tour | £22
- Tour including orchard picnic | £40
- Duration | 1.5 hours
- Cider tasting
- Farm shop