A Special Visitor!

Woodpecker at Ballinteggart Farm

Meet our resident Woody Woodpecker who stayed at our farm last Summer and made his presence known with lots of drumming and reverberating sounds! Our good friend and keen wildlife photographer managed to capture this amazing and rare shot of him and we appreciate this kind framed Christmas gift. We look forward to see you […]


Troughtons Premium Tonics at COP26

We are delighted to have provided our Troughtons Premium Tonics at the British Embassy reception in Dublin ahead of the UK’s hosting of the #COP26 in Glasgow.We are extremely proud of our ethos of sustainability throughout our business and are raising a glass of Climate Positive G & T in association with https://arbikie.com/#Raisingspirits 

Local Firm Troughtons Raising Spirits with Craft Gin Club

Troughtons Craft Gin Club

Everyone at Co. Armagh family firm, Troughtons, is in high-spirits as their award-winning products have had the accolade of being included in the prestigious Craft Gin Club box. Craft Gin Club is the UK’s number one subscription club for gin lovers, introducing artisan gins, mixers and foodie treats to their 100,000 subscribers each month. The […]

Silver AND bronze at the Irish Food Awards 2020.

We are delighted that two of our brand new Troughtons Premium range products scooped both a silver and bronze award at this year’s Blas na hÉireann, the Irish Food Awards – the biggest competition for quality Irish produce on the island of Ireland. Over 2500 products were entered into the competition to win awards in a […]

Striking Gold in the Great Taste Awards.

We know our products taste great and we are delighted to have won gold star awards which prove it! Three of our artisan products were awarded the coveted Gold Star accolade at the recent Great Taste Awards 2020:  our Troughtons Premium Indian Tonic, our Aldi Ireland Armagh Craft Cider – Sweet and our Orchard Twist […]

Tours & Tasting with Gabe Cook

Here at Armagh Cider Company, we were so excited and delighted to have global cider judge, expert, author and ambassador Gabe Cook, a.k.a. “The Ciderologist”  with us to celebrate Armagh Food & Cider Weekend. Gabe has worked for a range of cider makers from the smallest independent producers’ right up to the world’s largest. He […]

Cidery Tours – celebration of local food and drink is back on the menu!

We have been welcoming more guests to Armagh Cider Company for cidery tours as part of the celebration of Armagh Food & Cider Weekend. Based at Ballinteggart Estate, in the heart of the orchard county, we have been growing apples for four generations since the 1800’s.  Our tours took guests through our beautiful orchards, which […]

BBQ Supper, Troughtons & Yarns – the perfect evening!

Enjoying Armagh Food & Cider Weekend 2020 We were delighted with the success of our BBQ supper, Cider and Yarns evening which took place as part of Ballinteggart this weekend, sharing the region’s award-winning good and drink. The evening of food and folklore took place on a clear starry evening, under a beautiful canopy tent […]

Secretary of State gets a taste of Troughtons Premium Drinks at Ballinteggart

We were delighted that the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Brandon Lewis, visited us here at Ballinteggart this week to discuss our response to COVID-19 and how we are contributing to the recognition of Northern Ireland’s wonderful food and drink sector and our aim to support continued growth in orchard county hospitality and tourism. […]