Liam Hanlon
Liam Hanlon

One of Ireland's most experienced independent brewers, Liam began his career in the brewing industry in 2001 with an internship at Dublin Brewing Company. He went on to study a Masters in Brewing and Distilling Science in Edinburgh in 2006 before returning to Ireland to work as Head Brewer at one of Ireland's largest Independent breweries. In 2013 he joined up with his friend Eoin Tynan to found St. Mel's Independent Brewing Company in his hometown of Longford.

St. Mel's Brewing Company was founded with the ethos of brewing high-quality all-natural beers which are chemical and additive-free. Only the finest ingredients are selected and where possible, from local suppliers with over 80% of the grain used being Irish grown and malted. Serving the local, national and international markets St. Mel's Brewing Companies beers can be found in all good independent off licences, in O'Briens Wines nationwide and in select hospitality venues.