12 Acres Brewing
Founded in 2014 by the four McDonald brothers, 12 Acres Brewing Company use only the finest Malted Barley and pure spring water from their farm in Killeshin, Co. Laois. The McDonald’s great-grandfather bought the 12 Acres field in the 1920's and started growing malting barley for the brewing industry, and his image features in the brewery branding. This family-run business provides full traceability from their crops to their finished beers, and they operate a sustainable business using by-products for animal feeds on the farm. They currently have four beers available to market: 12 Acres Pale Ale, Single Malt Lager, Rye IPA, Spring Seasonal American Brown Ale.