McKeever Hotel Group Brews Up A Storm

McKeever Hotel Group Brews Up A Storm with Launch of Speciality Beer

The Pecking Peacock, brewed exclusively for McKeever Hotels

FAMILY run, the McKeever Hotel Group has added to their unique package with the addition of a speciality beer, the Pecking Peacock, brewed by Hillstown Farm Brewing Company, exclusively for the Group.

Packed full of flavour, the Pecking Peacock is a craft lager, brewed with four simple ingredients water, malt, yeast and hops, offering up a subtle fruit flavour. Produced exclusively for the McKeever Hotel Group, the beer will be on sale in all five locations including the Adair Arms, Dunsilly Hotel, Dillons Hotel, Corrs Corner and the Dunadry Hotel.

Pictured (from left to right) Eddie McKeever, Operations Director of McKeever Hotel Group, Jonathan Mitchell, of Hillstown Farm Brewing Company, and Bridgene McKeever, Marketing Director of the McKeever Hotel Group.

Commenting on the launch, Bridgene McKeever, Marketing Director of the McKeever Hotel Group, “I am delighted that we can finally share the news with everyone about this new product. It has been a long time in the making and I can’t wait for everyone to try it.

“Our main aim is to ensure guests, who come to our hotels, get a distinctive experience unique to Northern Ireland, showcasing all that the community has to offer and the exclusivity of this local product is a demonstration of that.”

Brewed by the award winning, Hillstown Farm Brewing Company based in County Antrim, the company develops a distinctive blend of tasty beers, showcasing the high calibre of talent in the local drinks industry.

Jonathan Mitchell of the Hillstown Farm Brewing Company said, “To have the ability to add the McKeever Hotel Group as a stockist of our beer is a very proud moment for us. With five locations across Ireland, this expands our customer base and I hope that everyone will love the product as much as we do.”

Bridgene continues, “As a family run company, we want to champion other local businesses to help drive not only the local economy but to position Northern Ireland and beyond as the number one hotspot for hospitality and tourism; this is something we will continue to strive for. 

“The striking brand of the Pecking Peacock is part of the reason why we love the product so much, that paired with its smooth taste makes for a winning combination. We can’t recommend this product more highly and we encourage everyone to try it. 

“To add to it we’ve now two beautiful peacocks in the gardens of our Dunadry Hotel, so not only can you try this unique beer but you can watch the stunning peacocks as you have a Pecking Peacock beer.”

The McKeever Hotel Group will be exhibiting at the Garden Show Ireland this weekend, 4 – 6 May in Antrim Castle Gardens and will have The Pecking Peacock Beer on show.

The Pecking Peacock is on sale and available at all McKeever Hotels. For more information visit

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