The Irish Gin & Tonic Fest is a Nationwide Festival which is running from June 20th – 25th in many licensed bars, restaurants or hotels in Ireland. Those involved are showcasing one of seven different Irish gins served with a tonic of their choice for the week of the festival.

All participating venues’ details have been listed on the official site and divided up by the county. As soon as the festival starts, the public will be asked to vote for their favourite Irish Gin & Tonic of the festival by using the #IrishGnT on Twitter or by telling Great Irish Beverages on their Facebook page.

Irish Gin & Tonic Fest is made possible with the kind assistance of Fáilte Ireland and the amazing Irish gin brands which the festival is working with.

McCambridge’s of Galway are delighted to be part of this wonderful event. We have our very own featured Gin & Tonic available in our Restaurant Upstairs; Oriental Spice and all things nice. This wonderfully aromatic and floral drink is made up of only the best ingredients. These are: Gunpowder Gin, Poachers tonic, cracked black pepper and lemongrass garnish.


We are also delighted to welcome Mary Ferriter from The Dingle Distillery on Friday 24th June from 11 am – 3pm to do a tasting with us here in store. Our lovely customers will be able to try out their fabulous gin with it’s botanical hues, rowan berry from the mountain ash trees, fuchsia, bog myrtle, hawthorn and heather which blends together to give the unique taste of the Kerry landscape.


We have set up an event dedicated to this wonderful Festival on Facebook, which we will update regularly with more tastings, competitions and information on the Gin & Tonic Festival.

Help us win this exclusive award as having the BEST Gin & Tonic in the Country by voting for McCambridge’s of Galway and our signature Gin & Tonic by either using the hashtag #IrishGnT on Irish Beverages twitter feed or, tell them via their Facebook page.