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April 2019

WRITERS’ TEARS – COPPER POT TREATED TO A MARSALA CASK FINISH

2019-04-25T13:20:30+00:00

Walsh Whiskey has released a very limited edition of it’s celebrated Writers’ Tears - Copper Pot whiskey. This rare, super-premium blend of Single Pot Still and Single Malt whiskeys was finished in 5 Marsala wine ‘hogshead’ casks from the Florio winery in Sicily. This is the second time that Walsh Whiskey has finished whiskeys in Marsala casks [...]

WRITERS’ TEARS – COPPER POT TREATED TO A MARSALA CASK FINISH2019-04-25T13:20:30+00:00

BIN IT TO WIN IT

2019-04-23T13:49:53+00:00

It’s that time of the year again, when the sun starts shining in Dublin and those crispy canal cans start calling. Sunshine + Irish people = one of the great miracles of the world. Portobello has been our home for well over a decade and it kills us to see the canal left in a [...]

BIN IT TO WIN IT2019-04-23T13:49:53+00:00

BUSHMILLS BLACK BUSH ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH SUKI TEA

2019-04-23T13:54:18+00:00

Bushmills Irish Whiskey has marked the return of its #BlackBushStories campaign for 2019 by announcing a collaboration with specialist tea makers, Suki Tea. The collaboration will see co-founder of the Irish tea company, Oscar Woolley, join Bushmills to host a series of whiskey and tea blending masterclass events across Ireland in April and May. 'Black [...]

BUSHMILLS BLACK BUSH ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH SUKI TEA2019-04-23T13:54:18+00:00

March 2019

Wild Youth Are Up The Walls At The Morrison

2019-04-23T13:52:57+00:00

Irish band Wild Youth dropped into The Morrison Hotel  after their sold out gig in The Olympia to be the first to see one of their lyrics adorn the wall of Room 329. The band (Callum McAdam, Ed Porter, Conor O’ Donoghue, David Whelan) chose the lyric "I'm too broken hearted, too hurt for this party, [...]

Wild Youth Are Up The Walls At The Morrison2019-04-23T13:52:57+00:00

Dublin Craft Beer & Cider Cup Winners Announced

2019-03-27T13:49:45+00:00

The winners of the Dublin Craft Beer & Cider Cups were announced on the opening evening of the three day Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fair at the Convention Centre Dublin. The Dublin Craft Beer Cup was awarded to German Brewery, CREW Republic for their ‘Rest in Peace’ Barley Wine; the Dublin Craft Cider Cup went to Tempted Cider for its ‘Tempted [...]

Dublin Craft Beer & Cider Cup Winners Announced2019-03-27T13:49:45+00:00

CALLING IRELAND’S MOST AMBITIOUS BARTENDERS TO ENTER THE 2019 WORLD CLASS BARTENDER OF THE YEAR COMPETITION

2019-03-27T13:56:04+00:00

The Irish leg of the World Class Bartender of the Year Competition is underway. Bartenders from across Ireland are invited to apply to enter the world’s most prestigious and respected bartender competition before it closes on Sunday, 31st March 2019. The winner will represent Ireland at the World Class Global Finals in Glasgow this September. [...]

CALLING IRELAND’S MOST AMBITIOUS BARTENDERS TO ENTER THE 2019 WORLD CLASS BARTENDER OF THE YEAR COMPETITION2019-03-27T13:56:04+00:00

Drumshanbo Gunpowder wins Best Gin ‘Oscar’ in 2019 New York Spirit Awards

2019-03-19T15:45:04+00:00

Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin has been voted Best Gin at the prestigious 2019 Flaviar Spirit Awards in New York.     Best Gin Win for Gunpowder at New York Flaviar Awards. Flaviar is one of the world’s most competitive drinks contests, which awards ‘Best Spirit’ gongs to only 5 of the 22,000 eligible premium spirits brands each year. [...]

Drumshanbo Gunpowder wins Best Gin ‘Oscar’ in 2019 New York Spirit Awards2019-03-19T15:45:04+00:00

Heineken Toasts 2019 After Beer Sales Rise In All Regions

2019-03-19T15:45:56+00:00

Heineken has said that higher beer sales and consumers trading up to more expensive drinks will boost its earnings in 2019 after reporting growth in every region last year, sending its shares up 4%. The Dutch maker of Heineken, as well as Tiger, Sol and Strongbow cider, said that revenue growth should be above the industry average and [...]

Heineken Toasts 2019 After Beer Sales Rise In All Regions2019-03-19T15:45:56+00:00

February 2019

€10M DISTILLERY AND VISITOR EXPERIENCE OPENS CREATING 20 NEW JOBS

2019-02-28T11:22:34+00:00

Ireland’s most anticipated craft distillery launched today, as The Dublin Liberties Distillery opened its new €10m state-of-the-art whiskey distillery and visitor experience on Old Mill Street in Dublin’s Liberties. After two years of construction, An Tánaiste - Minister for Foreign Affairs & Trade, Simon Coveney T.D., officially opened the new distillery, by closing the still door and commencing [...]

€10M DISTILLERY AND VISITOR EXPERIENCE OPENS CREATING 20 NEW JOBS2019-02-28T11:22:34+00:00

Dublin City Gin – Best Craft Gin 2018

2019-02-28T11:25:18+00:00

Dublin City Gin is a premium Irish handcrafted London dry style gin from husband and wife team Jim O’Connor & Sheila Cooney. Produced in small batches of only 600 bottles, the recipe is prepared by hand, which includes organic rhubarb grown along the Grand Canal in Dublin itself. Irish Milk Spirit provides the ideal base for their [...]

Dublin City Gin – Best Craft Gin 20182019-02-28T11:25:18+00:00