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  • Fleetenkieker Irish Pub

Irish Pub in the Fleetenkieker Featured in Food for Thought

February 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Irish Pub in the Fleetenkieker Featured in Food for Thought

Irish Pub in the Fleetenkieker, which picked up the Best Sports Experience - Europe award at the 2017 Irish Pubs Global Awards in Dublin, Ireland, has been featured in Food for Thought - FFT.ie. In the [...]

Ariel Sanecki of Adare Manor Hotel named National Cocktail Champion 2018

February 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Ariel Sanecki of Adare Manor Hotel named National Cocktail Champion 2018

The annual National Cocktail Championships & Bartender Awards took place on Tuesday 6th & Wednesday 7th February at Food & Bev Live in Citywest, Dublin. Organised by the Bartenders Association of Ireland and sponsored by [...]

  • Kodaline

McGettigan’s announce Kodaline as headline act for St. Patrick’s Day

February 13th, 2018|Comments Off on McGettigan’s announce Kodaline as headline act for St. Patrick’s Day

McGettigan’s Irish bars are hosting their second annual Paddy’s Day festival on Friday March 16th in Dubai, with Kodaline booked to be the headline act. Made up of Steve Garrigan, Mark Prendergrast, Jason Boland and Vincent [...]

Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fair returns to Dublin this March

February 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fair returns to Dublin this March

Ireland’s largest gathering of craft brewers and distillers returns to the Convention Centre Dublin from Thursday March 8th to Saturday March 10th 2018. This year’s Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fair will host over 50 [...]

Jameson reveals annual St. Patrick’s Day Bottle for 2018

February 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Jameson reveals annual St. Patrick’s Day Bottle for 2018

Jameson Irish whiskey has kicked off St. Patrick’s Day for 2018 with its seventh annual limited-edition bottle design. For this year’s design, Jameson has collaborated with a group of artists, representing the bravery, unity and [...]

New Malones Edinburgh opens with 28-metre mural dedicated to Father Ted

January 31st, 2018|Comments Off on New Malones Edinburgh opens with 28-metre mural dedicated to Father Ted

Following a £1m-plus investment the new Malones Edinburgh has opened, with a 28-metre mural dedicated to Father Ted taking centre stage. The mural, created by artist Chris Rutterford, features favourites Father Ted Crilly, Father Dougal [...]

Calling time on plastic straws

January 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Calling time on plastic straws

We are hearing a lot about plastic straws and their negative effects on the environment in the media at the moment. With many companies and hospitality outlets choosing to ban plastic straws, we take a [...]

Ireland’s First Global Hospitality Tech Summit

January 25th, 2018|Comments Off on Ireland’s First Global Hospitality Tech Summit

Ireland’s newest hospitality conference, The Global Hospitality Tech Summit 2018, will take place from the 6th - 7th of February at the Citywest Hotel, Dublin, in association with Food and Bev Live. The conference is [...]

6 Unsung Benefits to Working in Hospitality

January 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on 6 Unsung Benefits to Working in Hospitality

A career in hospitality certainly is not easy. Inevitably, your job can sometimes involve rude customers, long shifts, anti-social work hours and cleaning. But for what hospitality work lacks in perceived glamour, it makes up [...]

Tourism Ireland launches 2018 marketing plans for North America

January 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Tourism Ireland launches 2018 marketing plans for North America

Tourism Ireland in the United States has launched its marketing plans for 2018. The launch took place at an event in New York, which was attended by leading tour operators, travel agents and journalists from [...]

Introducing The New Non-Alcoholic Lager from Guinness Open Gate Brewery

January 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Introducing The New Non-Alcoholic Lager from Guinness Open Gate Brewery

‘Open Gate Pure Brew’ is a new, full flavoured, non-alcoholic lager developed at the Guinness Open Gate Brewery at St. James’s Gate, Dublin. John Casey, Lead Brewer, said “We’re extremely proud of this beer. It’s [...]

Irish Pubs Global Federation Launches New Zealand Chapter

January 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Irish Pubs Global Federation Launches New Zealand Chapter

The first Irish Pubs Global event of 2018 took place on Monday 15th January in Auckland, New Zealand, where a new chapter of the Irish Pubs Global Federation was formed. The event was attended by [...]

  • The Dead Rabbit

The Dead Rabbit NYC is expanding

January 15th, 2018|Comments Off on The Dead Rabbit NYC is expanding

The Dead Rabbit is the brainchild of Sean Muldoon and Jack McGarry, both formerly of The Merchant Hotel in Belfast. Housed in a landmarked building dating back to 1828 and taking its name from an [...]

8% Rise in Irish Beverage Exports

January 11th, 2018|Comments Off on 8% Rise in Irish Beverage Exports

Irish beverage exports rose by 8% last year to €1.5bn, according to the latest Bord Bia export performance report. Overall, the value of Irish food, drink and horticulture exports increased by 13% in 2017, to [...]

Nominations are now open for the Irish Restaurant Awards 2018

January 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Nominations are now open for the Irish Restaurant Awards 2018

The Restaurants Association of Ireland has announced that nominations for the 10th annual Irish Restaurant Awards 2018 are now open. The public can choose their favourites across 21 categories including Best Restaurant, Best Casual Dining, [...]

  • Irish whiskey distilleries

Visitor numbers up 11% for Irish whiskey distilleries in 2017

January 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Visitor numbers up 11% for Irish whiskey distilleries in 2017

According to new figures published by the Irish Whiskey Association, the number of visitors to Irish whiskey distillery visitor centres reached 814,000 in 2017. This marks an increase of over 11% from 2016, which saw [...]

  • Guinness Storehouse

Guinness Storehouse celebrates 1.7 million visitors in 2017

January 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Guinness Storehouse celebrates 1.7 million visitors in 2017

The Guinness Storehouse remains Ireland’s number one international visitor attraction and has surpassed all previous records, with a total of 1,711,281 guests passing through its doors in 2017. Since first opening to the public in [...]

Beam Suntory’s Aoife Clarke is appointed chair of the Irish Spirits Association

December 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Beam Suntory’s Aoife Clarke is appointed chair of the Irish Spirits Association

Aoife Clarke of Beam Suntory has been appointed chair of the Irish Spirits Association (ISA), the representative body responsible for promoting the interests of the Irish spirits industry. Clarke will be the first female Chair [...]

How to manage a difficult employee

December 11th, 2017|Comments Off on How to manage a difficult employee

Dealing with a difficult or needy employee is an inevitable part of a manager’s role. There are often a number of factors at play – an employee may feel underutilised, undervalued, overworked or just be [...]

Tourism Ireland has launched first ever tourism campaign in space

December 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Tourism Ireland has launched first ever tourism campaign in space

Tourism Ireland’s interstellar tourism campaign has taken off, highlighting a destination that is truly “out of this world”. As Star Wars fans around the world eagerly await the new film, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, [...]

Irish Spirits Association launches Love Irish Cream Liqueur campaign

December 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Irish Spirits Association launches Love Irish Cream Liqueur campaign

The Irish Spirits Association (ISA) has launched a Love Irish Cream Liqueur campaign. Christmas is a very important time for Irish cream liqueur sales and the campaign aims to restart a conversation about the uniqueness [...]

Deliveroo partners with The Hill for cocktails 

December 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Deliveroo partners with The Hill for cocktails 

Now you can order a cocktail without leaving the comfort of your own home! Deliveroo has launched a new partnership with the cocktail maestros at The Hill pub in Ranelagh, Dublin 6. Dublin locals can [...]

Irish Distillers Launches Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition

December 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Irish Distillers Launches Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition

Following a successful trial in the Irish market in September 2017, Irish Distillers has announced that Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition is to be released worldwide over the coming months. Caskmates IPA Edition is the result [...]

The Christmas Cocktail Club opens in Dublin for December

December 1st, 2017|Comments Off on The Christmas Cocktail Club opens in Dublin for December

A new Christmas bar is opening in Dublin for the month of December. The Christmas Cocktail Club opens today in the basement of Berlin Cafe & Bar D2. Award-winning cocktail bartender Alan McGillivray will be [...]