Galway Hooker

A pioneer of the modern craft beer movement, famous for its innovation and quality, Galway Hooker has developed a reputation as one of Ireland’s leading breweries. Founded in 2006 by first cousins Aidan Murphy and Ronan Brennan, Galway Hooker is the oldest existing brewery in Connacht. In 2014, the business expanded into a new state of the art facility in Oranmore, making it one of Ireland’s largest and best equipped craft breweries. Aidan Murphy, Co-founder, holds a Master’s degree in Brewing and Distilling and is a qualified member of the Institute of Brewing and Distilling.