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# craft-beer - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Britain's craft beer 'gold rush' has slowed to a drip. Here's how the Irish sector is shaping up
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

Britain's craft beer 'gold rush' has slowed to a drip. Here's how the Irish sector is shaping up

May 2nd 2019, 3:02 PM 11,810 Views 33 Comments

Industry pundits warn that more closures are on the way.

# craft-beer - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Most Dublin pubs expect to grow in 2019 as gin trend continues, but they're worried about Brexit
# Cheers
# Cheers

Most Dublin pubs expect to grow in 2019 as gin trend continues, but they're worried about Brexit

Mar 19th 2019, 9:16 AM 15,926 Views 28 Comments

Publicans are also concerned about the impact of the recent increase in VAT.

# craft-beer - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

4 events for... food and drink fans looking for something special
# Events
# Events

4 events for... food and drink fans looking for something special

Jul 25th 2018, 4:10 PM 820 Views 3 Comments

Bottomless brunch, a Hennessy history lesson and a craft beer tour.

# craft-beer - Saturday 14 July, 2018

'We've seen at least four craft breweries close down this year': Fighting back against Big Beer
# The White Hag
# The White Hag

'We've seen at least four craft breweries close down this year': Fighting back against Big Beer

Jul 14th 2018, 10:00 PM 46,707 Views 65 Comments

It can be challenging out there for craft breweries – we spoke to two about how they make it work.

# craft-beer - Thursday 12 July, 2018

'Big brands with pseudo craft beers put pressure on us': This Galway brewer is being liquidated
# Craft Beer
# Craft Beer

'Big brands with pseudo craft beers put pressure on us': This Galway brewer is being liquidated

Jul 12th 2018, 12:59 PM 16,849 Views 36 Comments

The Independent Brewing Company of Ireland was set up in 2012.

# craft-beer - Saturday 17 February, 2018

'We can't afford to give a pub €5,000': Craft producers hit out at exclusive drinks deals
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

'We can't afford to give a pub €5,000': Craft producers hit out at exclusive drinks deals

Feb 17th 2018, 10:30 AM 37,250 Views 56 Comments

Many craft drinks producers say sweeteners offered by big companies are locking them out.

# craft-beer - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Wallace tells minister: 'It's not possible for brewery visitors to drink as much craft beer as commercial beer'
# Microbreweries
# Microbreweries

Wallace tells minister: 'It's not possible for brewery visitors to drink as much craft beer as commercial beer'

Feb 14th 2018, 7:44 PM 24,166 Views 27 Comments

The bill aims to allow craft brewers sell their beer to visitors on their premises.

# craft-beer - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

County breakdown: Cork leading the way as Irish craft breweries grow by 500%
# Crafty
# Crafty

County breakdown: Cork leading the way as Irish craft breweries grow by 500%

Dec 27th 2017, 8:30 PM 16,601 Views 22 Comments

Westmeath is the only county in the Republic of Ireland with no microbrewery.

# craft-beer - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

New course hoping to make most of brewing and distillery 'renaissance'
# IT Carlow
# IT Carlow

New course hoping to make most of brewing and distillery 'renaissance'

Sep 5th 2017, 6:20 AM 11,107 Views 14 Comments

18 students will soon start the honours degree course, the first of its kind in Ireland.

# craft-beer - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Craft breweries will be allowed sell drink on tours under a new law
# Crafting Legislation
# Crafting Legislation

Craft breweries will be allowed sell drink on tours under a new law

Jul 26th 2017, 10:33 PM 17,104 Views 31 Comments

Alan Kelly said the the legislation would bring craft breweries into line with the rest of the world.

# craft-beer - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Take a guided tour of... the small Dublin brewery backed by an Irish drinks titan
# Five Lamps
# Five Lamps

Take a guided tour of... the small Dublin brewery backed by an Irish drinks titan

Jul 6th 2017, 2:16 PM 5,022 Views 8 Comments

Five Lamps Brewery is plotting a nationwide expansion as it rolls out new product lines.

# craft-beer - Thursday 2 March, 2017

This Irish brewery is toying with the idea of going completely gluten-free
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

This Irish brewery is toying with the idea of going completely gluten-free

Mar 2nd 2017, 4:00 PM 303 Views 0 Comments

9 White Deer has released a range of coeliac-friendly craft beers.

# craft-beer - Thursday 24 November, 2016

From Irish Water to Irish beer: Alan Kelly has a crafty plan to help brewers
# HOPPORTUNITY Knocks
# HOPPORTUNITY Knocks

From Irish Water to Irish beer: Alan Kelly has a crafty plan to help brewers

Nov 24th 2016, 6:10 AM 12,667 Views 49 Comments

The former Environment Minister says brewers should be allowed sell their own products on site.

# craft-beer - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Foster's, Beamish and Murphy's sold in Irish pubs as local craft beer
# Sneaky Pints
# Sneaky Pints

Foster's, Beamish and Murphy's sold in Irish pubs as local craft beer

Sep 22nd 2016, 9:33 PM 37,714 Views 64 Comments

It is believed this occurred in several dozen outlets Heineken Ireland trades with.

# craft-beer - Monday 19 September, 2016

People who make craft beer might get a happy boost in the Budget
# Craft Beer
# Craft Beer

People who make craft beer might get a happy boost in the Budget

Sep 19th 2016, 6:15 AM 17,675 Views 31 Comments

Agriculture Minister Michael Creed told TheJournal.ie that he has been consulting with people in the microbrewery industry on how to boost business even more.

# craft-beer - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Make the most of the summer festivals this weekend
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

Make the most of the summer festivals this weekend

Jul 9th 2016, 7:45 AM 16,549 Views 21 Comments

Festivals, fairies, face-painting and more much.

# craft-beer - Thursday 7 July, 2016

11 of the absolute best Irish craft beer names
# The Session
From The Daily Edge
# The Session

11 of the absolute best Irish craft beer names

Jul 7th 2016, 11:17 AM 9,943 Views 16 Comments

Bravo, everyone.

# craft-beer - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

This Tipperary stout has been named the best in Ireland
# White Gypsy
From The Daily Edge
# White Gypsy

This Tipperary stout has been named the best in Ireland

Mar 2nd 2016, 12:31 PM 5,390 Views 2 Comments

Take a bow, White Gypsy.

# craft-beer - Friday 19 February, 2016

Dun Laoghaire is getting this brand new craft beer pub next week
# Going Out
# Going Out

Dun Laoghaire is getting this brand new craft beer pub next week

Feb 19th 2016, 7:30 AM 22,301 Views 61 Comments

Galway Bay Brewery, which already runs a number of pubs in the city centre, is moving out to the suburbs.

# craft-beer - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Dun Laoghaire is getting this brand new craft beer pub next week
# Going Out
From The Daily Edge
# Going Out

Dun Laoghaire is getting this brand new craft beer pub next week

Feb 18th 2016, 10:00 PM 4,380 Views 1 Comment

Excellent.

# craft-beer - Monday 15 February, 2016

Brewery owner hits out at Fine Gael TD for claiming to have "delivered" jobs
# Trouble Brewing
# Trouble Brewing

Brewery owner hits out at Fine Gael TD for claiming to have "delivered" jobs

Feb 15th 2016, 3:14 PM 30,395 Views 63 Comments

The jobs aren’t even going where he said.

# craft-beer - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Ireland's gin revolution is about to kick off
# Viva La Revolution
# Viva La Revolution

Ireland's gin revolution is about to kick off

Jan 30th 2016, 5:00 PM 34,952 Views 45 Comments

Distillers line up to benefit from consumers’ appetite for premium spirits.

# craft-beer - Thursday 22 October, 2015

There's a new beer flavoured Ben & Jerry's ice cream and it needs to come to Ireland
# Brown-ie Ale
From The Daily Edge
# Brown-ie Ale

There's a new beer flavoured Ben & Jerry's ice cream and it needs to come to Ireland

Oct 22nd 2015, 12:01 PM 3,672 Views 3 Comments

Currently, it’s just planned for the US. Boooo.

# craft-beer - Monday 5 October, 2015

This Irish beer just got voted the best of its kind in the world
# Up Cork
From The Daily Edge
# Up Cork

This Irish beer just got voted the best of its kind in the world

Oct 5th 2015, 9:21 AM 7,021 Views 2 Comments

… and no, it’s not Guinness.

# craft-beer - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Gluten-free beer made from chickpeas? Would you try it?
# Lager Than Life
# Lager Than Life

Gluten-free beer made from chickpeas? Would you try it?

Oct 3rd 2015, 8:30 AM 8,805 Views 20 Comments

The microbrew movement is taking hold in many countries and has been embraced in Israel as well.

# craft-beer - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Why cider is like the forgotten child in Ireland's drinks family
# Apples And Oranges
# Apples And Oranges

Why cider is like the forgotten child in Ireland's drinks family

Sep 26th 2015, 8:00 PM 19,040 Views 34 Comments

Everyone is talking about whiskey and craft beer – but what about the craft cider?

# craft-beer - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Meet the new batch of distillers behind an Irish whiskey resurgence
# Good Spirits
# Good Spirits

Meet the new batch of distillers behind an Irish whiskey resurgence

Sep 20th 2015, 6:30 PM 31,719 Views 23 Comments

The spirit has been going through a boom.

# craft-beer - Sunday 6 September, 2015

How two men built a pub and brewing empire from the depths of the recession
# Lager Than Life
# Lager Than Life

How two men built a pub and brewing empire from the depths of the recession

Sep 6th 2015, 7:00 PM 36,406 Views 19 Comments

We talked to one of the brains behind the Galway Bay Brewery about pub closures, craft beer and the Wetherspoon effect.

# craft-beer - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

One family is bringing whiskey distilling back to Drogheda after nearly 50 years
# Liquid Gold
# Liquid Gold

One family is bringing whiskey distilling back to Drogheda after nearly 50 years

Sep 2nd 2015, 2:15 PM 21,756 Views 27 Comments

The Boann Distillery is due to start production before the end of the year.

# craft-beer - Friday 28 August, 2015

The 6 weirdest beers on sale at the Irish Craft Beer festival
# Red Hot Chilli Porter
From The Daily Edge
# Red Hot Chilli Porter

The 6 weirdest beers on sale at the Irish Craft Beer festival

Aug 28th 2015, 2:12 PM 5,155 Views 1 Comment

White Sow Oatmeal Chocolate Milk Stout. Try saying that after a couple of bottles.

# craft-beer - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

A craft beer walking tour of Dublin
# Beer Me
# Beer Me

A craft beer walking tour of Dublin

Aug 26th 2015, 10:40 PM 24,418 Views 45 Comments

One route. Several stops… You’re welcome.

# craft-beer - Monday 24 August, 2015

Here's why this beer jug has a deeply unfortunate name in Ireland
# Growler
From The Daily Edge
# Growler

Here's why this beer jug has a deeply unfortunate name in Ireland

Aug 24th 2015, 6:45 PM 12,650 Views 3 Comments

What do you think of when you think of growlers.

# craft-beer - Saturday 8 August, 2015

An Irish brewer excellently hit back at stickers branding bottles as 'an insult' to craft beer
# Craft Beer
From The Daily Edge
# Craft Beer

An Irish brewer excellently hit back at stickers branding bottles as 'an insult' to craft beer

Aug 8th 2015, 10:00 AM 9,794 Views 4 Comments

Someone defaced beer packs in Waterford.

# craft-beer - Thursday 6 August, 2015

The world has been losing its thirst for Irish beer
# Beer Glorious Beer
# Beer Glorious Beer

The world has been losing its thirst for Irish beer

Aug 6th 2015, 1:31 PM 22,399 Views 27 Comments

The Iatest market report from the Irish Brewers Association is in.

# craft-beer - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Meet the man who helped spark the craft-beer revolution
# Boston Lager
# Boston Lager

Meet the man who helped spark the craft-beer revolution

Jun 28th 2015, 10:15 AM 17,098 Views 21 Comments

Jim Koch is the man behind Samuel Adams Boston Lager.

# craft-beer - Saturday 27 June, 2015

This handy infographic explains the differences between every sort of beer
# Craft Beer
From The Daily Edge
# Craft Beer

This handy infographic explains the differences between every sort of beer

Jun 27th 2015, 4:38 PM 185,157 Views 2 Comments

Never again will you get flustered in a craft beer pub.

# craft-beer - Friday 19 June, 2015

7 Irish craft beers that will make the perfect Father's Day present
# Pints With Dad
From The Daily Edge
# Pints With Dad

7 Irish craft beers that will make the perfect Father's Day present

Jun 19th 2015, 2:30 PM 4,260 Views 5 Comments

Play your cards right, and you get to drink them too!

# craft-beer - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Irish speakers will get a kick out of this Kerry beer's name
# An-gneasach
From The Daily Edge
# An-gneasach

Irish speakers will get a kick out of this Kerry beer's name

Jun 9th 2015, 1:43 PM 6,965 Views 5 Comments

Enjoy Gnéas responsibly, now.

These are the best craft beers in Ireland right now*
# Tops Of The Hops
# Tops Of The Hops

These are the best craft beers in Ireland right now*

Jun 9th 2015, 12:03 PM 38,587 Views 58 Comments

*According to judges at the Killarney Beerfest, that is.

# craft-beer - Saturday 2 May, 2015

A man is suing Blue Moon for 'pretending to be a craft beer'
# Crafty Move
# Crafty Move

A man is suing Blue Moon for 'pretending to be a craft beer'

May 2nd 2015, 2:49 PM 27,680 Views 50 Comments

He contends that Blue Moon portrays itself as being a craft beer, despite being owned by MillerCoors

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