Monday August 10, 2020

‘Honey refresher’ Beekon aims to create buzz in drinks market

In the four months since launching Beekon – a new honey- based alcohol inspired by an ancient mead - Karen O’Neill has picked up 100 stockists in the Irish market

17th November, 2019
With Beekon, Karen O’Neill has created a ‘new category of alcohol’ PIc: Fergal Phillips

In the four months since launching Beekon – a new honey- based alcohol inspired by an ancient mead - Karen O’Neill has picked up 100 stockists in the Irish market including The Marker Hotel in Dublin, Impala in Cork and Fratellis in Belfast.

Made from honey, water and yeast, Beekon comes in two flavours: original and ginger & lime.

O’Neill describes the drink as a new category of alcohol called a ‘honey refresher’....

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