C&C Gleeson is part of the C&C group, which produces a broad portfolio of cider brands. C&C owns the trade mark Bulmers in the Republic of Ireland. Bulmers Original Cider is the No. 1 premium cider brand and the no. 1 overall cider brand in the Republic of Ireland. Bulmers Ltd of Clonmel, Ireland is not connected with HP Bulmer Ltd of Hereford, UK.Bulmers Original Cider produced by C&C, Ireland is sold outside the Republic of Ireland under the name Magners Original Irish Cider.
C&C’s flagship cider brand outside the Republic of Ireland is Magners Original Irish Cider, a premium Irish cider, together with Magners Pear and Magners Golden Draught. Magners Original Irish Cider is currently sold in the United Kingdom and over thirty other export markets and is the No. 1 premium cider brand in the UK. Magners products are manufactured in Clonmel, Tipperary, C&C’s Irish cider manufacturing plant. They are made using traditional ingredients and a traditional style of manufacturing process and fermentation.
C&C also produces the Gaymers cider brands. These include mainstream brands Gaymers, Blackthorn and Olde English and the premium brand Addlestones. These brands are manufactured at C&C’s UK cider manufacturing plant in Shepton Mallet, Somerset. C&C also manufactures Linden Village Cider, Ritz perry and private label brands for a number of off-trade customers. In 2011, C&C acquired Hornsby’s, a classic cider brand from California in the United States.
Bulmers Irish cider was born in Clonmel, the home of Irish Cider, since 1935 making it one of Ireland’s only truly authentic ciders. We grow apples in 150 acres of our own orchard, so we know a thing or two about them apples and use a fresh juice recipe with 17 of these apple varieties in our original Irish cider. This gives our cider a unique refreshing bite.
Our recipe uses native yeast fermented from the original wooden Bulmers vats, packing the same fruity punch for over 80 years! We take our time when it comes to cider making and vat mature our precious nectar for up to 18 months to give a distinctive, well rounded taste – when it’s ready, it’s ready. After maturing, Bulmers is bottled and transported all around the world for everyone to drink it in just one way…over ice, with friends.
C&C Gleeson is part of the C&C Group, which owns an industry-leading portfolio of beers in Ireland, led by the iconic Tennent’s Lager and Clonmel 1650 brands, as well as our recently launched Heverlee Belgian Lager and Roundstone Irish Ale.
C&C also distributes a number of beer brands, primarily for Anheuser-Busch InBev, including its brands Corona, Beck’s, Stella Artois, Hoegaarden and Leffe.
The Irish manufacturing plant is located in Clonmel, where both Clonmel 1650 and Roundstone Irish Ale are made in a purpose-built brewery, at the home of Bulmers Original Irish Cider.
C&C Gleeson manufactures and distributes a range of soft drinks on the Island of Ireland for both the On and Off Trade. C&C Gleeson’s own branded products include Finches, Tipperary Pure Irish Water, JWV+ and Cadet, which are all manufactured in County Tipperary, Ireland. Boost, Fentimans, ROAR, Boosted Tea and Cacaolat are agency brands that C&C Gleeson distributes, on behalf of the brand owners, in Ireland.
C&C Gleeson is the largest wine importers and distributors in Ireland, with over 50 wine brands in our portfolio.
Whether our wines are chosen for fine dining restaurants, the on-trade or commercial wines for the off-trade sector, our portfolio represents premium quality across all the major wine producing regions worldwide.
We are proud to be partnered with some of the best known and loved wines in Ireland, and around the world. These include Blossom Hill, Hardys, Joseph Drouhin, Santa Rita, Yellow tail, and Trimbach.
In 2013, C&C began to manage & market its newly acquired portfolio of On Trade wines & spirits.
Leading with the flagship Oliver & Greg’s brand, the range also includes a further eight specially selected worldwide wine brands offering customers a selection of good quality, easy drinking wines that also offer great value for money for customers.
Our dedicated team of W.S.E.T qualified wine specialists and local sales professionals can satisfy your wine requirements from quarter bottles to Grand Crus, and can provide marketing support, printing of wine menus & support materials, wine tasting events and staff training.
Our existing country wide distribution network coupled with the largest sales force in Ireland ensure that the C&C Gleeson wine team is on hand to cater for all your wine needs.
Viña Carmen was founded in 1850 by Christian Lanz, who named the winery in honor of his beloved wife Carmen. More than a century later, in 1987, the Claro Group acquired the brand to take it into a new direction. In 1992 a new winery was built and new vineyards were planted, to produce the best quality wines from Chile and export them worldwide.62
Carmen has been recognized for its quality and for being a pioneer in the Chilean wine industry. As an example, the Carmenere grape was discovered among the Carmen vineyards. Additionally the winery has been the leading producer of wines from organically grown grapes through its Nativa brand.
Today, Viña Carmen is one of the most important Chilean wineries in the premium wine segment and exports to more than 50 countries worldwide.
The House of Laurent-Perrier is the oldest family owned Champagne House and celebrated 200 years in 2012. Domaine Laurent Perrier is located in Tours-sur-Marne and is part of the 17 Champagne villages ranking in the prestigious ‘Grand Cru’ area.
Laurent-Perrier is one of the Champagne region’s most remarkable success stories – a house where tradition and innovation have worked together to achieve high standards across a wide range of distinctive, stylish wines. These include the fresh, mineral-edged Brut non-vintage, the invigorating, zero-dosage Ultra Brut, the benchmark Rosé Brut and the opulent Cuvée Grand Siècle which boldly combines three vintages for extra depth.
For more information, visit www.laurent-perrier.com
Codorníu Raventós, established in 1551, is one of the world’s oldest family-owned businesses with more than 18 generations of winemaking expertise.
Codorníu are known as a specialist Traditional Method sparkling wine producer and are renowned for their quality, consistency and innovation.
75% of grapes come from Codorníu’s own vineyards, the rest from long-standing contracts with family growers
Local varieties Macabeo, Xarel.lo & Parellada are sourced from Penedes, which has a Mediterranean climate.Chardonnay grapes are sourced from DO Costers del Segre, and Pinot Noir grapes sourced from DO Conca de Barberá, both locations have a continental climate.
“What excites me about making Codorníu sparkling wines is being able to craft the best quality products with excellence, elegance and originality. It is so great to work with grapes from three very different regions – no other cava maker can say that.” Bruno Colomer Marti, Codorníu Winemaker
Doña Paula Estate wines are born in the high altitude vineyards, located in the foothills of the Andes mountains above Mendoza. The finest quality grapes from these low yielding estate vineyards at more than 3300 feet in elevation, combined with the passion, dedication to quality and creativity of our winemakers produce unique wines of great depth with elegant and complex aromas and unmistakable varietal purity. Doña Paula Estate, true expression of the seductive Argentinean terroir.
In 1882, Thomas Hardy made history by producing the first Australian wine to be awarded the prestigious Gold medal at the International Wine Show in Bordeaux and this would be the first of many.
Ever since then, five generations of the Hardy family have been devoted to keeping his passion and his pioneering spirit alive.
Over 160 years later this heritage is what still drives Hardys us to push the boundaries of winemaking and to create wines for you to enjoy today.
With close to 90 different appellations, Joseph Drouhin offers a fascinating array of Burgundy terroirs in all their authenticity and subtle variations.For the last 130 years, Maison Joseph Drouhin has been in the hands of the Drouhin family. Today, the fourth generation is at the helm, animated by the same passion that inspired the founder of the company.
Joseph Drouhin has adopted the biological and biodynamic approach. Only natural products are used in the vineyards and all procedures show the utmost respect for the soil, the vine and the environment.
The style of Joseph Drouhin is an alliance between character, balance and harmony. Wines meant to be drunk young are fresh and subtle; wines meant for keeping acquire with age a luscious complexity. The wines of Joseph Drouhin are found on the finest tables. Joseph Drouhin is proud to bring the best of Burgundy to the whole world.
For more information, visit www.drouhin.com
In 2013, C&C Group began to manage & market it’s newly acquired portfolio of On Trade wines & spirits.
Leading with the flagship Oliver & Greg’s brand, the range also includes a further eight specially selected worldwide wine brands offering customers a selection of good quality, easy drinking wines that also offer great value for money for customers.
Whilst the Oliver & Greg’s range provides a simple, “no nonsense” approach to wine selection, the other brands ( Trulli, Cape Promise, Zarapito and Anapai River) offer a great value addition to any house wine list.
Introduced in 2003, the Oliver & Greg’s flagship range aims to provide a quality drinking experience without pretentiousness or complicated wine language. With so many products on the market, some customers can find that selecting the right wine range for their outlet is a bit daunting. By offering a respected branded range covering all the popular varietals and with the option for single serve sizes too, it is really made very easy with so customers can be reassured that there will be something that tastes great to suit everyone, and that it will also be affordable!
The IWS World Wine range is a portfolio of quality wines from the world’s most outstanding vineyard regions, with ‘terroir’ and country character brought to the fore. Uniquely selected by our winemakers we’ve created a great range of the world’s best loved wines that you can choose and enjoy with confidence.
For more information, visit http://www.i-w-s.co.uk/
In 1914, Codorníu purchased the Raimat estate in D.O. Costers del Segre, which is now the largest family-owned estate in Europe. We are proud to supply the Raimat Abadia range: A trio of wines, each a blend of international and native varieties.
For almost two centuries, the Jaboulet family has shared a common passion for the Rhône Valley, its history, its terroir, its exceptional people and of course its wines. The enduring quality of their wines is a result of the high esteem in which they hold people and vines and the arts of vinification, blending and maturing.
The wines of Paul Jaboulet Aîné give a real taste of the northern and southern Rhône Valley. Jaboulet’s style is based on precision, patience and excellence. The range is divided up into four ranges, The Incontournables, The vins de Vignerons, The Domaines and The Icônes,
The Incontournables, meaning essential, represent an introduction to the wines of Paul Jaboulet Aîné. By offering a genuine reflection of the generic Côtes du Rhône appellation through its “Parallèle 45” and of the Syrah and Viognier grapes through its “Petit Jaboulet”, these wines will surprise you by the pleasure their tastes provide
The Domaines represent the savoir-faire of winemakers. For two centuries, Maison Paul Jaboulet Aîné has built up this reputation, and it now has a hundred or so hectares in the great appellations such as Côte Rôtie, Crozes Hermitage, Cornas, Condrieu, Saint-Joseph, Saint-Péray and Hermitage.
The Icônes acquire their style from the best of our Hermitage plots. These plots, which are divided between different terroirs, each provide aromatic and elegant complexity, with well-structured tannins. Blending these gives rise to our inimitable red and white Hermitages.
For more information, visit www.jaboulet.com
Santa Rita is Ireland’s best-loved wine brand and continues to go from strength to strength.
Santa Rita’s land assets are an important factor in their success. The majority of vineyards are in Alto Jahuel, the ‘Maipo Valleys’ best winegrowing Terroir. Santa Rita also has vineyards in other renowned winegrowing valleys, such as Limari, Casablanca, Leyda, Rapel, Apalta and Curico.
Aside from the accessible and affordable 120 range, the portfolio offers quality, value and interest at every step through Reserva, Medalla Real, Pehuen to the highly lauded Casa Real. Casa Real is a world class wine, highly rated by Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate and available at a fraction of the price of its Bordeaux equivalent. There’s even an exclusive label for the On trade with Gran Hacienda, a range that offers Santa Rita’s brand reassurance in a casual dining environment.
For almost four centuries, the Trimbach Family has been promoting Alsace and its History, its exceptional terroirs and fine wines. Maison Trimbach is still located in Ribeauvillé which is now run by the 12th generation of Trimbach’s and Anne, the eldest of the 13th generation, has also joined the Family Business.
Trimbach wines have a deserved reputation as being some of the best in the World and they have the distinction of being served in all the Michelin starred restaurants in France. In Ireland, Trimbach also features on the wine list Michelin restaurants. They have a worldwide reputation for their Riesling, notably Clos Sainte Hune, which is regarded by many as the finest dry Riesling in the world and the stunning Cuvee Frédéric Emile. At a more everyday level, the Pinot Blanc is a perfect choice as a house pour or function wine.
For more information, visit www.maison-trimbach.fr
Bulmers Original Irish Cider is Ireland’s favorite cider. It is patiently vat matured to deliver a pure, crisp, refreshing flavour and natural character. A time honoured tradition that is part of its authentic heritage. Enjoying the success of being the number one cider in Ireland, Bulmers Original Irish Cider has grown it’s brand share, and the Cider market in Ireland since 1994. A time honoured tradition of cider making which has been mastered over the last eight decades. No 1 Cider brand in the Market & No 1 Package LAD, The third biggest LAD brand with a Total Market share of 9%, The most preferred of all LAD brands (45% On Trade, 48% Off Trade)*
[yellow tail] is the little Australian wine brand that could. From its small, humble beginnings in 2001 it has grown to be one of the world’s leading and most recognisable wine brands based at a state of-the-art winery in Yenda, just outside Griffith New South Wales.
But however big we get, we never lose sight of where we’ve come from or our family heritage. In fact, the tiny original family home is still standing at the heart of our world-leading winery.
Clonmel 1650, named after one of the most historic events of the town of Clonmel, celebrates the resilient spirit of the people and demonstrates the strong ties our business has to the small Irish town where it all began.
The lager, also brewed in Clonmel recently won a Gold medal along with the overall keg lager award in the 2015 International Brewing awards held in London.At 4.3% ABV, Clonmel 1650 is a fine example of a pilsner style lager. It has a slightly fruity, estery nose, with a subtle hoppy character.This makes Clonmel 1650 a well-balanced and medium bodied lager, ensuring moreishness and sessionability!
A real Irish lager, made by real Irish men, working in a real Irish company
The unmistakable colour.
The one-of-a-kind taste.
The unparalleled flavor of relaxation.
Everything in one of the most recognizable bottles in the world.The 4.5% pilsner lager is brewed in Mexico since 1925 using the finest quality blend of filtered water, malted barley, hops, corn and yeast.Corona extras aroma is fruity honey with a touch of malt and the flavour is crisp and well balanced between hops and maltFrom the beginning Corona has been about connections – people coming together, strangers becoming friends, and old friends becoming even closer.
Roundstone is a fine Irish ale, brewed from 100% malted barley and a blend of three types of hops in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. At first sip the pint delivers a sweet toffee aroma, but with subtle hop tones and an unusually well-balanced and smooth flavour.
At 4% ABV the stunningly smooth Roundstone is a robust choice. This is a pint to be enjoyed with friends; something to be earned, then appreciated and savoured in good company.
Roundstone Irish Ale – It’s Made of Stronger Stuff: Are You?
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Introducing Ireland’s most premium Belgium lager – A genuine import, Heverlee is only ever brewed in Belgium
Oozing sophistication, the 4.8% lager is the authentic premium Belgian Pilsner Lager set apart by its unique serving ritual and iconic glassware
Heverlee delivers a perfectly balanced taste. A blend of subtle sweetness wrought by a malt and maize mash with the distinctly bitter aroma of Saaz – the world’s most expensive hop to create a deliciously refreshing Belgian Pils style beer
If you’re looking for a Belgian dish to pair with your next pint ofHeverlee, check out the seafood side of the menu – a portionof mussels may just hit the mark. It is Belgium’s national dish,after all. Add a side of frites and a good helping of mayonnaise – Belgian food perfection
First produced by Hugh Tennent at Wellpark in 1885, our flagship brand has long been established as Scotland’s best-selling pint. Tennent’s Lager is brewed to meticulously high standards, using exceptional ingredients and characterised by its clean taste and refreshingly crisp finish – best served ice cold. Having maintained its popularity in the face of changing tastes and fashions, Tennent’s Lager has also earned widespread acclaim for its staunch commitment to football and music in Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Tennent’s Lager is 4% ABV
The Finches range of premium soft drinks is produced in Ireland for the grocery, pub and restaurant trade. Finches comes in a variety of sizes, using only the best juices and ingredients and Irish Spring Water.
Tipperary Pure Irish Water
Tipperary Pure Irish Water has been refreshing customers for over a quarter of a century.
Our water comes from a valley of The River Suir, in the heart of Tipperary. Our source is found at a depth of one hundred and fifty metres, beneath pure bedded Limestone bedrock deposited over 300million years ago at the foot of the Slievenamon Mountain.
From humble beginnings, Tipperary Pure Irish Water has grown to become a major national and international brand whose name is synonymous with quality.
We believe that Tipperary Water is the best water you can buy, but don’t take our word for it. Since 1989 we have been awarded 7 International Gold Medals for taste, quality and excellence in blind tasting tests by The British Bottlers Institute.
For more information, visit www.tipperarywater.ie/
Tipperary Natural Mineral Water has a pack and a flavour for every occasion, including:
Our popular dispense system makes your life easier. We cut down on space needed for bottles by providing a tidy, compact unit located in your cellar. At the bar our on-counter ‘gun’ dispenses up to 5 products at the push of a button. It simply couldn’t be easier…
PROFITABLE AND VALUE FOR MONEY
Finches Splash reduces your staff handling, waste, space, and recycling costs. Combined with the high margins in Finches Splash this helps drive profit for you and your business. Finches Splash is a high quality, value for money product and offers savings for both the consumer and the Publican.
As Finches Splash canisters are stored in the cellar, with just a dispense head at the bar, this frees up valuable fridge and shelf space. This allows for more room for high margin alcohol brands. 1 canister of Finches Splash equates to 23 cases (540 bottles of a 200ml glass bottle).
FULL MARKETING SUPPORT
We can provide tailored marketing support to create awareness of Finches Splash availability and to drive Rate of Sale within your soft drink and mixer business. We also have a wide range of POS available.
FREE SODA WATER
Every dispense head also provides Soda Water at no cost to the Publican.
For more information please contact Jody Hurley @ firstname.lastname@example.org/ m: +353 (0) 86 275 7208
Boost Drinks launched in 2001 with the aim of supplying a larger re-sealable and greater value for money alternative to the premium brands in the energy drinks market.
Boost’s flagship product evolved from a 1 litre PET bottle format, to smaller impulse packs: 500ml bottle and 250ml can. Further brand development led to the launch of Boost Sport in 2007, and Boost Red Berry 250ml can in 2017.
Boost is now one of the fastest growing energy drinks in the UK and Ireland. The brand is represented in ROI by C&C Gleeson. Boost…it’s a no brainer.
For more information, visit www.boostdrinks.com
JWV+ (Juice + Water+ Vitamins) is an award winning healthy, tasty alternative to plain bottled water and carbonated soft drinks. JWV+ is a juicy vitamin water which is low in calories, contains 100% of your RI (recommended intake) of seven essential vitamins (C, B1, B3, B5,B6, B7, B12). It contains healthy, energy boosting green teas, is free from preservatives and artificial flavours, has added functional ingredients that provide antioxidants and boost your energy levels and metabolism, is Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free with no added sugar and contains Natural Mineral Water. It is also locally produced here in Ireland. It is available, in 3 flavours; Orange + Mandarin, Mixed Berries and Lemon, Lime & Elderflower in a wide necked, resealable 500ml bottle. JWV + Orange & Mandarin was recently awarded a Gold Medal Taste Award by the British Bottling Institute. Go on, Squeeze the most out of every day with JWV+.
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Beck’s was founded in Bremen in 1873 by Heinrich Beck. Born as an export beer, Beck’s is now present in over 120 countries around the world. Beck’s today is still precision brewed in strict accordance with the German Purity Law, Reinheitsgebot. Beck’s has only had 6 master brewers in a period of almost 140 years – ensuring continuity with German brewing tradition.
The uncompromising taste is thanks to the unique blend of golden barley, Bavarian hops, pure glacier water and unique yeast culture.Beck’s has a moderate body with quite a lot of carbonation, a smooth feel and is refreshingly crisp. It has a great all-round hop bite – and is a little floral, giving it a crisp bitterness towards a more dry finish
In addition to Beck’s Vier 4% draught lager, the family also includes 330ml 5% bottles and 330ml Beck’s Blue non-alcoholic lager.
Dowd’s Lane Big Vat cider is a new, refreshing cider using fresh juice from locally sourced apples. The lengthy maturation process and the specially selected unique Dowd’s Lane yeast used for the fermentation give Dowd’s Lane Big Vat fresh juice cider complexity and length. A combination of bittersweet dessert and culinary apples are used which contribute different types of apple notes from woody to dry.
Fentimans award winning drinks are hand-crafted with knowledge and expertise passed on from generation to generation of the Fentimans family for over 100 years. All Fentimans artisanal beverages are made using the time-honoured botanical brewing technique of brewing for 7 days. The result is an authentic natural botanical drink that tastes simply delicious.
Fentimans. The Worlds Best Botanically Brewed Beverages?
For more information, visit www.fentimans.com
ROAR seeks to provide an alternative sport drink geared towards a younger, edgier, and style-minded consumer demographic. ROAR intends to design and develop an entire line of sports drinks that will bridge the gap between the extreme sports’ culture and traditional sports drink functionality. ROARs’ enhanced formula mixes the traditional functions of sports drinks (hydration + electrolytes), with the added, caffeine free, energy boost from the combination of B-Vitamins and Potassium. Vitamins B12 and B6 provide ROAR’s consumers with energy while Vitamin B5 promotes alertness and Vitamin B3 enhances their focus. ROAR see’s this combination of energy, alertness, and focus as optimal for peak athletic performance; a combination they’ve entitled “The ROAR System.”
For more information, visit www.drinkroar.ie
Boosted Tea is a zero calorie, zero sugar tea based vitamin drink created to help you with your journey towards an improved lifestyle.
With the increase of unhealthy sugar filled drinks in our shops,Boosted Tea has been created with the intention of remedying this, not only by offering drinks without the unnecessary sugars but also by providing a better tasting alternative. Each drink contains its own unique boosted blend of infused teas, juice and vitamins. With zero calories, zero sugar and a refreshing taste, Boosted Tea will always leave you coming back for more!
For more information, visit www.boostedtea.com