Wine: Aoife Carrigy’s Drinks Suggestions For A Festival State Of Mind

I've been resisting the indulgence but I've found it impossible to approach this weekend without hankering after what might have been. This weekend last year I was running the Drinks Theatre at Electr


Tullamore Dew Raises A Glass To Growth As It Targets New Markets

Tullamore Dew, a Co Offaly whiskey brand owned by Scottish drinks conglomerate William Grant & Sons, is targeting new markets in Latin America and Australia.


The Wine Buff: The Australian Chardonnay That Will Change Perceptions

So yes, I'm talking about Chardonnay again. I know I focused on it fairly recently after sommelier Julie Dupouy hosted a very interesting tasting of Chardonnays from around the world. This time, I'm t


Nobody Likes A Show-off

Picture the scene. A posh supermarket where a middle-class hipster is interacting with his small child at top volume, asking if little Byron would prefer a mango or a papaya as a treat.

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The Wine Buff: The Best Wine Books And Podcasts Can Act As An Inexpensive Course

Now that the lean month of January has passed, you might consider investing in something wine related. I'm talking about wine books. Google any of the top sellers before Christmas, and you are likely


Craft Brewer Innis & Gunn Seeks Cash Injection For Brewery Plans

Scottish craft brewer Innis & Gunn has announced plans to secure a major cash injection to drive plans for a new Edinburgh Brewery.

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Irish Whiskey Alive, Alive, Oh For Scotch Director With New Molly Malone Brand

Richard Lombard-Chibnall, the global brand director of Lombard Scotch Whisky, has started his own Irish whiskey company called Molly Malone.


Waterside Home That Charms

Sometimes it seems as if everywhere you go in East Cork there is a connection with Ballymaloe and the extended Allen family - and No 1, Rockcliffe House is yet another example.


Lager The Tipple Of Choice Over A Pint Of Porter

When it comes to our drinking habits, it appears we are reluctant as a nation to stray from the old reliables.


Pioneering Family Are Selling A 100ac Tipperary Estate Once Home To The Denny Bacon Dynasty

Ballybrada House near Cahir in Tipperary was built by the Denny family of Waterford, who made their fortune in the bacon industry with the famous Denny's brand.

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