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Meet “The Mill House” Limited Edition Single Grain Amarone finish from the award winning Fercullen Irish Whiskey collection by Powerscourt Distillery

Powerscourt Distillery is very proud to introduce the first release in their ‘Estate Series’ – Issue 1 of 3; the ‘Mill House’ Limited Edition Single Grain Amarone finish Fercullen. This first in the Estate Series, is named to give a nod of respect to their brand home – the near-300-year-old mill house built from Wicklow granite …

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A New Kid On The Block – The Lansdowne Hotel, Kenmare – Review

When we think about what encapsulates a typically Irish holiday experience what do we think of?  Good food from local producers? Pubs with stompingly good Irish music? Sunshine (sometimes)? What about activities on land or water? Maybe some boutique stores stocked with handmade items from local artists? And of course, stunning scenery would be high …

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Picturesque Dining by the Water at Charlotte Quay – Review

We arrived at Charlotte Quay on a rare, balmy Irish summer evening with the sun glistening on the water.  Charlotte Quay is the picture-perfect location for outdoor dining with deck chairs lining the waterside for predinner drinks, immediately giving off holiday vibes!  Sitting beautifully on a corner waterfront site in Grand Canal Dock gives the …

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Celebrate World Baijiu Day with Moutai Ireland! Win a bottle of Moutai Flying Fairy and tickets to Taste of Dublin!

Celebrate World Baijiu Day with Moutai Ireland! World Baijiu Day is on 9th August every year. Do you know why? The numbers “eight 八” (ba) and “nine 九” (jiu) in Putonghua pronunciation resembles baijiu. Kweichow Moutai – the best known baijiu born from the rich heritage and exotic tastes of China. Take a sip and …

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Bushmills® Irish Whiskey Unveils Brand New American Oak Cask Finish

The Second in Bushmills’ Series of Exciting Cask Finish Products From the World’s Oldest Licensed Whiskey Distillery ·         Bushmills® American Oak Cask Finish will be available for purchase from 4th  August via select online and in-store retailers ·         The second release in this series of exciting innovations, the American Oak Cask Finish offers a new and unique flavour variation …

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Ireland’s No.1 Foodie Destination Showcases Waterford’s Food & Drink Champions in a Weeklong Citywide Celebration at this Year’s Waterford Harvest Festival

IRELAND’S NO.1 FOODIE DESTINATION SHOWCASES WATERFORD’S FOOD & DRINK CHAMPIONS IN A WEEKLONG CITYWIDE CELEBRATION AT THIS YEAR’S WATERFORD HARVEST FESTIVAL Monday September 6th to Sunday September 12th 2021 Across Waterford City See the programme of events at www.waterfordharvestfestival.ie  More Harvest menus, events and experiences to be announced over the coming 6 weeks Free and Ticketed …

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Nespresso Goes Exotic this Summer with New Tropical Iced Coffee Flavours

Barista Creations for Ice is back in time for a refreshingsummer of sun with friends and family. This summer, coffee lovers chill out with friends and family over Nespresso’s range of Barista Creations for Ice, coffees that have been expertly crafted to for preparation over ice. Barista Creations for Ice has been given an exotic …

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Gourmet Food Parlour Celebrates 15 Years of Great Food & People with Thousands of Euros in Giveaways

GFP is celebrating 15 years in business with deals and prizes across 6 locations nationwide. Gourmet Food Parlour, leading Irish restaurant group, turns 15 this month. Celebrating a decade and a half of great food and people, both employees and loyal customers, the restaurant group is running giveaways throughout the birthday week from Monday July 26th to …

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Sligo cafe, Baker Boys, have your summer picnics sorted

Baker Boys in Sligo town have your summer picnics sorted. Baker Boys, café and deli, is located in the heart of Sligo’s working quarter in Finisklin. Jane Lamberth, co-creator of Strandhill’s Shells Café and Baker Boys (Shells’ urban cousin) says: “We’ve noticed this huge weekend trade for picnics or for going on your road trips. Pre-order and …

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Saba Restaurant moves to a new location on South William Street

Saba, the Award-winning Thai/Vietnamese restaurant, and Official Partner to Hockey Ireland, is moving from its Clarendon Street location to No.7 South William Street.  Saba’s first restaurant on Clarendon Street closed after 15 years and has moved to their new South William Street location, which was previously occupied by Eden Bar and Grill.  Initially, Saba will …

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Brewing success: Putting Irish craft breweries on the map!

60 craft breweries listed in new online Irish beer directory #IrishBeerMap | @IrishBeerMap Monday 12th July: Today, a new interactive database of Irish craft breweries was launched to encourage people to seek out local brews and learn more about the provenance of their favourite beer. The new #IrishBeerMap can be viewed on irishbeer.ie and participating breweries are being profiled …

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World Class 2021 Bulletin: Ireland’s Cal Byrne Through to Top 10 at the World Class Bartender of the Year 2021 Fully Virtual Global Competition

Irish bartender Cal Byrne served up a winning formula at the World Class fully virtual Global final Last night saw him shake and stir his way through to the World Class Global Final Top Ten Speed Round Challenge which will be streamed live tonight, Thursday 8th July at 8.15pm. Cal (27) is a bartender at the …

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Brown Thomas welcomes the exciting launch of GLOWBERRY

Brown Thomas is delighted to launch the first ever GLOWBERRY Bar, a decadent confectionary destination filled with luxurious chocolate strawberry treats. Located on Level 3 of the Dublin store, Dublin-run GLOWBERRY offers sumptuous Belgian chocolate strawberry treats meticulously handcrafted and exquisitely decorated. “With my hardworking family and team of confectioners, we have created decadent food experiences …

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The Chef Supper Club Brings Home Michelin Stars – Spend an Evening with Michelin Stardom as The Chef Supper Club Introduces Cinematic Dining to Ireland

There is something about eating a meal in a restaurant that you can’t recreate at home, the ambience, the unrivalled wine list, and the service. This September, the restaurant will be arriving at your doorstep. The Chef Supper Club pairs quality ingredients with high-production virtual experiences to recreate the atmosphere and thrill of luxury dining …

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Salted Almond Chocolate Mug Cake Recipe From Lily O’Brien’s

Super simple to make, straight in the mug and baked to perfection in less than 2 minutes – it’s the most delicious way to treat anybody who loves chocolate. Ingredients 30g plain flour 50g granulated sugar 2 tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder Pinch of salt 43g unsalted butter, melted 3tbsp whole milk 1 small egg 1/4 tsp …

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