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  • Switch to Pub Mode

Guinness launches new ‘Switch to Pub Mode’ campaign

September 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Guinness launches new ‘Switch to Pub Mode’ campaign

This September, Guinness, together with the publicans of Ireland, is celebrating the magic of quality catch ups with friends in the pub with a new initiative called ‘Switch to Pub Mode’. Guinness carried out a [...]

  • GLOBAL IRISH FESTIVAL

Global Irish Festival Series launched in New York

September 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Global Irish Festival Series launched in New York

The new Global Irish Festival Series was recently launched in New York, at an event organised by Tourism Ireland in partnership with the Consulate General of Ireland. Singer Lisa Hannigan took to the stage to [...]

  • Jameson Cold Brew

Irish Distillers to pilot new Jameson Cold Brew

September 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Irish Distillers to pilot new Jameson Cold Brew

Jameson Irish Whiskey is set to pilot a new and innovative take on the classic combination of Irish whiskey and coffee; Jameson Cold Brew. Jameson Cold Brew will be trialled in limited quantities from September [...]

  • Hector Ó hEochagáin

TV & Radio Star Hector Ó hEochagáin to MC 2018 Irish Pubs Global Awards

August 29th, 2018|Comments Off on TV & Radio Star Hector Ó hEochagáin to MC 2018 Irish Pubs Global Awards

With the 2018 Irish Pubs Global Gathering just over a month away, we are delighted to announce that TV and radio star Hector Ó hEochagáin will be joining us as MC for the Irish Pubs [...]

  • The Kings Head

Pub Spotlight – The Kings Head, Galway

August 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Pub Spotlight – The Kings Head, Galway

The Kings Head is a landmark pub in an 800-year-old medieval building located in the heart of Galway City's Latin Quarter area. Owned and managed by Mary and Paul Grealish and their family since 1989, the [...]

  • Beer Market Report

The Irish Brewers Association release annual Beer Market Report

August 24th, 2018|Comments Off on The Irish Brewers Association release annual Beer Market Report

Irish craft beer sector continues to grow with 100 microbreweries now in Ireland. Ireland’s beer industry makes a significant contribution to the economy, employing 1,064 people and contributing €424 million to the exchequer in 2017, [...]

  • Café en Seine

Iconic Dublin Bar Café en Seine To Reopen in November

August 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Iconic Dublin Bar Café en Seine To Reopen in November

One of Dublin’s most iconic venues, Café en Seine, is to re-open its doors in November. Established in 1993, the Dawson’s Street bar quickly became known as one of Ireland’s leading destination venues. Set to continue [...]

Rosapenna Appoint Hibernian Pub Company to Create Coach House Terrace Bar

August 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Rosapenna Appoint Hibernian Pub Company to Create Coach House Terrace Bar

The Rosapenna Coach House Terrace Bar launching Summer 2018, designed in collaboration with Rosapenna resort owner Frank Casey Senior, built and installed by local men Dominic mcGroddy and Dugy McGlone – founders of Hibernian Pub [...]

  • Pearse Lyons Distillery

Pearse Lyons Distillery celebrates limited release 5 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey

July 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Pearse Lyons Distillery celebrates limited release 5 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey

The Pearse Lyons Distillery in Dublin has released a new whiskey, the exclusive Pearse 5-Year-Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey. The single malt carries the first new five-year age statement to appear on an Irish whiskey in more than [...]

  • Dead Rabbit NYC

Dead Rabbit NYC has reopened following fire

July 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Dead Rabbit NYC has reopened following fire

The Dead Rabbit bar in New York City reopened on Thursday 19th July, after being damaged in a fire on the morning of July 1st. Thankfully the fire was discovered quickly and nobody was injured [...]

  • Ireland's Best Gin and Tonic

Ireland’s Best Gin & Tonic for 2018 has been revealed

July 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Ireland’s Best Gin & Tonic for 2018 has been revealed

The Irish Gin & Tonic Fest 2018 ran across the 32 counties of Ireland with a total of 132 venues taking part and 16 gin events throughout the country. The 2018 event featured 26 Irish [...]

Come and see us at Imbibe Live 2018

June 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Come and see us at Imbibe Live 2018

We're delighted to share we will be exhibiting at Imbibe Live 2018 next Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd July at the Olympia, London! Imbibe Live is the innovative and interactive annual exhibition for anyone who sources, buys [...]

Talking music with The Guinness Brothers

June 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Talking music with The Guinness Brothers

If you've ever traveled to the sunny Algarve, in the south of Portugal, you might have had a chance to see the bustling Live Music scene they've got going on, with thousands of bars catering [...]

A Pub at the Heart of the Community

June 28th, 2018|Comments Off on A Pub at the Heart of the Community

The Leopardstown Inn - winner of the Best Community Pub in Ireland in the 2017 Irish Pubs Global Awards - is a long-established part of the community in South Dublin, situated near the Leopardstown Racecourse. [...]

  • Lough Ree Distillery

Connected in Irish Spirit With Lough Ree Distillery

June 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Connected in Irish Spirit With Lough Ree Distillery

Lough Ree Distillery are offering the chance to win a Free Cask of Single Pot Still Whiskey to those who sign up for The Ambassador Programme. As you raise your glass, glistening shards of golden [...]

Clonakilty Blackpudding joins Irish Pubs Global as a Corporate Member

June 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Clonakilty Blackpudding joins Irish Pubs Global as a Corporate Member

We are delighted to have Clonakilty Blackpudding join us as a Corporate Irish Pubs Global Member for 2018. Clonakilty Blackpudding dates back to the 1880’s to Edward Twomey’s butcher shop in Clonakilty, West Cork. Made [...]

Cork bartender wins the Southern Showdown 2018 cocktail contest

June 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Cork bartender wins the Southern Showdown 2018 cocktail contest

Shane Groarke of Cask bar in Cork has won the Southern Comfort Southern Showdown 2018 cocktail contest, after the competition final which put 11 of Ireland’s top bartenders through their paces. Shane will now go [...]

  • Irish gin

Irish gin exports up 433% in the first quarter of 2018

June 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Irish gin exports up 433% in the first quarter of 2018

Irish gin producers will be celebrating this World Gin Day this Saturday 9th June, as new CSO figures reveal that the value of Irish gin exports grew by a whopping 433% in the first quarter [...]

Carte d’Or launches delicious dessert range for food service

June 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Carte d’Or launches delicious dessert range for food service

Carte d’Or has launched an exciting new range of desserts for the Irish foodservice industry. The new range includes five powder mix options including Carte d’Or Chocolate Mousse, Carte d’Or Lemon Mousse, Carte d’Or Mango [...]

Poll: Should bars trademark their cocktail creations?

May 31st, 2018|Comments Off on Poll: Should bars trademark their cocktail creations?

The prize for Global Irish Pub of the Year 2018 has been revealed

May 30th, 2018|Comments Off on The prize for Global Irish Pub of the Year 2018 has been revealed

We are excited to announce that this year’s Global Irish Pub of the Year will win a visit from Kilkenny Hurling legend DJ Carey! As part of the prize, DJ will spend two days with [...]

  • The Trouble with Irish Whiskey

The Trouble with Irish Whiskey – Part One

May 29th, 2018|Comments Off on The Trouble with Irish Whiskey – Part One

Thomas Holland of Food For Thought (FFT) Magazine examines the current state of the Irish whiskey industry. This article is part one of a three-part series which was published on FFT.ie in August 2017. ORIGINS [...]

  • Origin Spirits Ireland launches Single Malt Gin

Origin Spirits Ireland launches Single Malt Gin

May 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Origin Spirits Ireland launches Single Malt Gin

The producer of the award winning Kalak Vodka range, Origin Spirits Ireland Ltd, has now launched a single malt gin. Crafted from 100% Irish malted barley, ‘Ornabrak’ is four times copper pot distilled, then distilled for [...]

  • 2018 FIFA World Cup

The best Irish pubs in the world to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup

May 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on The best Irish pubs in the world to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Looking for a great pub to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup? Check out the best Irish pubs in the world for sport, as voted by the public. Each of the pubs listed here was [...]