The Wild Swans at Coole by William Butler Yeats

The name Coole Swan was inspired by The Wild Swans at Coole, a poem written by one of Ireland’s great romantic poets; W.B. Yeats. Wing upon wing, the swans climb the air with unstoppable movement and energy. Like our muse, Coole Swan is a sublime pleasure. It has a natural place at occasions with friends…

Samhain – Or as we now call it – Halloween

Halloween is a global tradition. All around the world, on October 31st, children dress-up, bonfires are lit and perhaps a Tim Burton movie is watched! But where did it all begin? How did this spooky festival come to exist? Like many great things, it all began in County Meath, Ireland, the birthplace of Coole Swan…

Bottle and glass of Coole Swan Irish Cream Liqueur

Liqueurs – A Story to Be Told

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…

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Coole Swan – a Tasty Irish Story

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…

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Coole Swan- Perfect For Any Occasion

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…

Perfect Cocktails

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…

The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift

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

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…