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Paddy Barry’s Irish Restaurant and Pub celebrates three year anniversary

September 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Paddy Barry’s Irish Restaurant and Pub celebrates three year anniversary

Situated in Tysons Corner, Virginia, Brendan Barry and his wife Susan opened Paddy Barry’s on 16th September 2014. Brendan met Susan in an Irish pub in his hometown of Waterford as she was touring Ireland [...]

The National Food and Drink Conference and Exhibition takes place tomorrow in Citywest

September 12th, 2017|Comments Off on The National Food and Drink Conference and Exhibition takes place tomorrow in Citywest

The National Food and Drink Conference and Exhibition, the largest gathering of food industry professionals in Ireland, takes place on the 13th September in the Citywest Convention Centre, Dublin. The annual event will welcome 3,000 [...]

Kilkenny’s Brian Cody on the menu at Irish Pubs Global Gala Awards Dinner

September 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Kilkenny’s Brian Cody on the menu at Irish Pubs Global Gala Awards Dinner

Kilkenny’s longest standing and most successful hurling manager, Brian Cody, is set to address the Irish Pubs Global Awards on 10th October, in The Round Room at the Mansion House, Dublin. Brian’s professional career as [...]

Irish Spirits Association hosts inaugural meeting of Ireland’s gin producers

September 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Irish Spirits Association hosts inaugural meeting of Ireland’s gin producers

The Irish Spirits Association recently hosted the inaugural meeting of Ireland’s gin producers. Recent figures suggest that gin has grown by 31.6% year-on-year in on-trade value to reach €74 million. Mirroring this, preliminary figures from [...]

Urban Brewing opens at the CHQ Building in Dublin

August 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Urban Brewing opens at the CHQ Building in Dublin

Urban Brewing, a new venture from Carlow Brewing Company, has officially opened at the CHQ Building in Dublin. Dublin’s newest craft brewery, bar and restaurant has made its home in 1,000 square metres of a [...]

West Cork Named As Ireland’s Premier Foodie Destination

August 30th, 2017|Comments Off on West Cork Named As Ireland’s Premier Foodie Destination

The Restaurants Association of Ireland is delighted to declare West Cork as the winners of Foodie Destinations 2017. The winner was announced at an event held in the Headfort Arms Hotel in the home of [...]

Introducing our fantastic two-day event lineup in Dublin for October 2017

August 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Introducing our fantastic two-day event lineup in Dublin for October 2017

Irish Whiskey Museum tour and tasting This is an exciting must-see attraction for anyone in the drinks or Irish hospitality business. Learn the origins of Irish whiskey, its rise to glory and its dramatic fall and discover [...]

5 tips to help increase sales in your Irish pub

August 24th, 2017|Comments Off on 5 tips to help increase sales in your Irish pub

5 helpful ideas that may help you increase sales from Brandx.ie, the Irish hospitality marketing experts specialising in all areas of Digital, Creative and Branding for Irish Pubs and Bars. Focus on Your Audience Hospitality [...]

Pearse Lyons Distillery at St. James set to open in September

August 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Pearse Lyons Distillery at St. James set to open in September

Pearse Lyons Distillery at St. James, Dublin’s new boutique Irish Whiskey experience located in the heart of The Liberties, is now open to the public. Acquired in 2013 by Pearse and Deirdre Lyons, the property [...]

The Irish Brewers Association 2016 annual Beer Market Report for Ireland

August 4th, 2017|Comments Off on The Irish Brewers Association 2016 annual Beer Market Report for Ireland

To mark International Beer Day, 4th August, the Irish Brewers Association (IBA) has released its 2016 annual Beer Market Report for Ireland. The report shows Irish beer exports were valued at over €280 million, up 23% [...]

Introducing Von Hallers Gin

August 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Introducing Von Hallers Gin

Born in one of the world’s oldest botanical gardens in Göttingen, Germany and slow-distilled at The Shed Distillery in Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, Von Hallers Gin is a new legend in the making. Just over a [...]

Quintessential Brands Group raises €28 million for the Dublin Liberties Whiskey Distillery

July 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Quintessential Brands Group raises €28 million for the Dublin Liberties Whiskey Distillery

Quintessential Brands has announced a major investment in the Dublin Liberties Distillery Company including new banking facilities. It has agreed an €18.3 million investment by Stock Spirits Group PLC in return for a 25% equity [...]

Tir na nOg Irish Pub in Denmark has expanded

July 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Tir na nOg Irish Pub in Denmark has expanded

Tir na nOg Aarhus now has two new rooms; The Tap Room and The Merchant Room. The Tap Room is the renovated version of the old bar, and The Merchant Room is a completely new [...]

Who will be Ireland’s top Foodie Destination for 2017?

July 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Who will be Ireland’s top Foodie Destination for 2017?

Last week, The Restaurants Association of Ireland announced the Top Ten finalists for the ‘Foodie Destinations’ competition 2017. The competition aims to celebrate Ireland’s unique and wonderful food offerings and to encourage local food tourism [...]

Irish Pubs Global Awards 2017 Shortlist Launch

July 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Irish Pubs Global Awards 2017 Shortlist Launch

The launch of the Irish Pubs Global Awards 2017 shortlist took place on Tuesday 11th July in The Jar on Wexford Street, Dublin. Congratulations to all of the shortlisted nominees! View 2017 Awards Shortlist [...]

The winner of the best Gin and Tonic in Ireland has been revealed

July 12th, 2017|Comments Off on The winner of the best Gin and Tonic in Ireland has been revealed

Ireland’s best gin & tonic has been voted by the public and the results are in. The Irish Gin & Tonic Fest ran across all 32 counties from June 26th to July 1st. A total [...]

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The best Irish Pubs are a premium hospitality experience

May 31st, 2017|Comments Off on The best Irish Pubs are a premium hospitality experience

Here’s something that not many people know… The initial concept of Irish Pubs Global was formed from conversations at the Irish Economic Forum at Dublin Castle in 2010. Much of our young, talented workforce were [...]

Survey shows more than half of Irish natives visit Irish pubs when travelling abroad

May 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Survey shows more than half of Irish natives visit Irish pubs when travelling abroad

According to a survey conducted by Amárach Research, more than half (55%) of native Irish people visit Irish pubs when travelling abroad. The survey, conducted among 1,000 people, was commissioned by the Drinks Industry Group [...]

Chapter One wins Best Restaurant at the Irish Restaurant Awards 2017

May 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Chapter One wins Best Restaurant at the Irish Restaurant Awards 2017

The Irish Restaurant Awards 2017 took place at the The Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin, this month and named the top restaurants in Ireland for 2017. The black tie event, attended by over 900 restaurateurs [...]

Davy Macs launches new gin garden following Ireland’s Best Gin and Tonic Win

May 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Davy Macs launches new gin garden following Ireland’s Best Gin and Tonic Win

Davy Macs in Waterford have launched an exclusive Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin Garden to mark their national win for best Gin and Tonic in Ireland.   The new garden, unveiled at an exclusive celebratory event, portrays Ireland’s [...]

Delicious Irish Soda Bread and Guinness Bread Recipes from Kells Wholemeal

April 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Delicious Irish Soda Bread and Guinness Bread Recipes from Kells Wholemeal

Mention the Mosse family name in Kilkenny, and you will quickly learn that they have been an integral part of the industrial heritage of Ireland’s South East for centuries. Here on the banks of the [...]

The Essential Guide to Social Media For Your Pub

April 25th, 2017|Comments Off on The Essential Guide to Social Media For Your Pub

Creating and maintaining an online presence for your business in the current digital age is a necessity. Joining social media sites enables you to promote your business to a massive audience at relatively no cost. [...]

Light alcohol long drinks are set to trend this summer

April 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Light alcohol long drinks are set to trend this summer

Already popular in Berlin, New York and London, this summer light alcohol long drinks are set to take Ireland by storm. Sebastian Brack, the owner of the iconic Belsazar vermouth range travelled to Dublin last [...]

Ireland ranked No 3 in the world for tourism marketing and branding

April 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Ireland ranked No 3 in the world for tourism marketing and branding

The World Economic Forum has announced the results of its global Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index 2017. The biennial report ranks Ireland at number three in the world, out of 136 countries, for ‘effectiveness of [...]