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  • Old Carrick Mill from Carrickmacross supplies Aldi with MoChara Irish Pink Grapefruit Gin
  • Watch out for new product addition in August

Aldi has today announced the renewal of its contract with Old Carrick Mill Distillery from Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan, to supply 147 stores nationwide with its MoChara Irish Pink Grapefruit Gin.

The popular Irish gin will go on sale in all stores nationwide from 15th March for €19.99/500ml. The good news continues, with the Distillery also signed on to supply Aldi with a soon to be revealed new product, launching later this year in August!

Steven Murphy, Founder and Master Distiller at Old Carrick Mill said:

“Working with Aldi has been fantastic and we got to create and distil our MoChara Irish Pink Grapefruit Gin which has been well received all over Ireland. It’s perfectly balanced with a hint of sweetness, the ideal gin to share with a friend once restrictions allow!”

Old Carrick Mill Small Batch distillery in based in the rugged landscape of Co. Monaghan. Drawing on the limestone filtered water and the years of crafting spirits, the master distillers use hand-selected botanicals like Juniper, Angelica Root and the star of the show Pink grapefruit to create MoChara gin. These botanicals are slowly distilled, then hand bottled and labelled, all in Co. Monaghan.

During the height of the Covid 19 pandemic in 2020, Old Carrick Mill Distillery converted 100% of its capacity to the production of hand sanitiser, recognising the demand in the local area. The team worked around the clock to formulate a safe and effective product that they then made available to people and organisations in need within their community. Old Carrick Mill Distillery donated over €500k worth of hand sanitiser was donated to more than 25 organisations:

  1. NCBI
  2. ICAN Irish Children’s Arthritis Network
  3. Navan Soup Kitchen
  4. Feed Our Homeless
  5. Irish Wheelchair Association
  6. Sleep Out Cavan
  7. Caring Angels, Castleblayney

MoChara Irish Pink Grapefruit Gin goes on sale in 145 Aldi stores nationwide for €19.99 from Monday, 15th March.

For more information, please contact the Aldi Press Office on:
T: 01 5252544 or