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Liqueurs are a branch of the ancient and sprawling tree that is the drinks industry. Wines, spirits and beers all form different branches from which brands come and go like leaves – putting a new spin on things each and every season. Liqueurs are the single biggest alcohol category and cover many brands, all of…

Liquor vs. liqueur? – This is the question Although they sound the same and have a lot in common, these two types of alcoholic beverages are quite different. An easy mistake to make but worth knowing the difference so next time you are at the bar, in a store or discussing drinks with your friends,…

Where is Coole Swan Produced? This is one of the things people are always asking us after tasting our amazing cream liqueur. And because we are Irish, storytelling, like cream and whiskey, is in our blood so without further ado, welcome to our story: Top Quality Ingredients Coole Swan is made with character, warmth, authenticity…

The Ultimate Taste Experience For some, it is part of a ritual to celebrate special occasions; for others, it is the perfect companion for those stimulating and inspiring conversations that arise after a meal in great company. Coole Swan is a Premium Irish Cream Liqueur. Being Premium means using only quality ingredients. Coole Swan’s smooth…

Coole Cocktail Tips   We have scoured the internet and racked the brains of professionals and here is what we learned about perfecting our craft of cocktail making.   1) The Glass  Put your glass in the fridge for up to four hours or the freezer for under two. This will give the glass a…

Why Coole Swan is the Perfect Mother’s Day Gift   Mother’s Day was founded in 1908 by Anna Jarvis. She believed mothers are “the person who has done more for you than anyone in the world”. We couldn’t agree more, but, how can we show these amazing women what they mean to us? Two words:…

Stay At Home Barista   In our quest to become #stayathome baristas we called on the experts at Badger and Dodo, specialty coffee roasters in County Cork where we hooked up with Brock, (the Badger in Badger and Dodo) who kindly shared some top tips with us: Perfect Ratio of water to coffee – 1000ml of…

Having everyone around for Easter For most, Easter is an epic holiday. Everyone is off and it gives us an excuse to have a big dinner and get together with family and friends. Well, school is out and offices are closed but this Easter we can’t have the gang round….or can we? Here at Coole…

Holiday season again, and it’s time to start thinking about where to meet up with family and old friends.  We like to think about atmosphere, Christmas tradition, somewhere cosy, a friendly face, a large fire and lots of time to sit, chat and catch-up.  A place where time flies and stands still at the same time; like that’s even possible, but you know what we mean?

Holiday season again, and it’s time to start thinking about where to meet up with family and old friends.  We like to think about atmosphere, Christmas tradition, somewhere cosy, a friendly face, a large fire and lots of time to sit, chat and catch-up.  A place where time flies and stands still at the same time; like that’s even possible, but you know what we mean?

Holiday season again, and it’s time to start thinking about where to meet up with family and old friends.  We like to think about atmosphere, Christmas tradition, somewhere cosy, a friendly face, a large fire and lots of time to sit, chat and catch-up.  A place where time flies and stands still at the same time; like that’s even possible, but you know what we mean?

Santa’s Little Helper Hi, Neven Maguire from McNean House here. This might be just what you need on Christmas Eve, when you’ve still got presents to wrap and the special china to sort out, not to mention all the other things on your to-do list. Coole Swan Irish cream liqueur is made just up the…

Coole Swan is a Rare Gift Socks! Mugs! Ties! Sweets! Slippers! Christmas gift-buying season is here and it’s a tough brief.    Thoughtful, well-priced gifts – gifts that are natural, imaginative, and luxurious are rare and hard to find.  Coole Swan fits the brief and here’s why. Coole Swan is an elegant Irish Cream Liqueur,…

Holiday season again, and it’s time to start thinking about where to meet up with family and old friends.  We like to think about atmosphere, Christmas tradition, somewhere cosy, a friendly face, a large fire and lots of time to sit, chat and catch-up.  A place where time flies and stands still at the same time; like that’s even possible, but you know what we mean?

Coole Festive Favourites Holiday season again, and it’s time to start thinking about where to meet up with family and old friends.  We like to think about atmosphere, Christmas tradition, somewhere cosy, a friendly face, a large fire and lots of time to sit, chat and catch-up.  A place where time flies and stands still…

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