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Baileys Irish Cream



Baileys Irish Cream

What You Need To Know About Baileys Irish Cream

Baileys is the world’s top-selling liqueur, with over 2,300 glasses poured every minute.
  • Produced By Diageo
  • Produced In: Ireland
  • Type: Liqueur
  • Sales: 6.2 million 9-liter cases
Baileys is a blend of Irish whiskey from several distilleries, fresh cream sourced from 1500 select farms, sugar, and a proprietary cocoa extract recipe.
It takes 220 million liters of milk each year, produced daily by 38,000 cows, to keep Baileys going.
Baileys accounts for more than half of all spirits exported from Ireland.
There are no preservatives in Baileys, but you can store it for a full two years, without refrigeration, even after it’s been opened. The alcohol keeps it from spoiling. The two-year date is printed on the back label for reference.
Credit: . Published: 2017-01-08