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#Drink up

# drink-up - Friday 30 March, 2018

Poll: Did you go to the pub today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did you go to the pub today?

For the first time in nearly a century the pubs in Ireland are open today.

# drink-up - Monday 23 October, 2017

From The42 Giovinco takes a swig of beer launched from the crowd at Toronto FC team-mate Altidore Drink Up This post contains videos

Giovinco takes a swig of beer launched from the crowd at Toronto FC team-mate Altidore

The ex-Juventus man also scored a delicious free-kick as his club set an MLS points-tally record.

# drink-up - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

There are 87 'at-risk' drinking water supplies in Ireland

58 have elevated levels of trihalomethanes and 25 lack adequate treatment to prevent cryptosporidium.

# drink-up - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

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

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

# drink-up - Saturday 22 July, 2017

The late-night flight that inspired a chef to make the first Irish coffee

Plane-weary passengers inspired a Tyrone chef to invent an Irish coffee almost 75 years ago.

# drink-up - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Judge grants order allowing distillery to serve booze in former church

St James’s was initially a Roman Catholic church that became Protestant after the Reformation in 1539.

# drink-up - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Two studies show association between coffee-drinking and living longer

Altogether more than 680,000 took part in the two studies.

# drink-up - Friday 23 December, 2016

Pint of the black stuff the most popular drink in the Dáil bar

Since 2015, Guinness has been the most popular drink in the Dáil bar.

# drink-up - Sunday 18 December, 2016

And the busiest nights for the Dáil bar this year were….

The Dáil bar made over €11,738.14 on the first day of the 32nd Dáil in March.

# drink-up - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Pubs want the government to cut tax on drink because of weaker sterling

The hospitality industry employs 204,000 people.

# drink-up - Monday 12 September, 2016

“It’s not a U-turn" - Fianna Fáil wants water charges abolished

They’re suspended for now but the party wants them gone altogether.

# drink-up - Thursday 18 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 21 tweets everyone who loves wine will relate to NationalDrinkWineDay

21 tweets everyone who loves wine will relate to

It’s National Drink Wine Day…!

# drink-up - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Quiz: Who's got the pint?

It’s a tradition at this stage.

# drink-up - Saturday 24 October, 2015

7 beer gardens to visit in your lifetime

Drink up.

# drink-up - Monday 5 October, 2015

From Business ETC Craft beer is bringing 250 new jobs to Kildare Drink Up

Craft beer is bringing 250 new jobs to Kildare

The Rye River facility will be Ireland’s largest.

# drink-up - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

This futuristic glass lets astronauts drink whiskey in space

*Provided you’ve figured out a way to travel into space.

# drink-up - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Drinking a pint of water before eating could help you lose weight

With some conditions.

# drink-up - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Irish whiskey will always have to be made in Ireland

In the last decade, Irish whiskey exports grew by almost 200%.

# drink-up - Friday 24 July, 2015

This Irish pub in NYC has been named the best bar in the world

The Belfast owners shun the usual stereotypes.

# drink-up - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

The owners of Jack Daniel's want to branch into Irish whiskey

The company bought Slane Castle Whiskey from Lord Henry Mountcharles and are building a distillery.

# drink-up - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Another review has found fluoride in drinking water is not harmful

The review adds to two previous international studies.

# drink-up - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From packed pubs to lone survivors at 4am: See St Patrick's Day unfold in Temple Bar

That’s a lot of green hats.

# drink-up - Friday 23 January, 2015

A campaign's on to bring Cavan Cola back

At one point, the drink outsold Coca Cola in Co Cavan.

# drink-up - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

And the busiest night for the Dáil bar last year was....

The Dáil bar made €7,461.19 the day the Water Services Bill was debated.

# drink-up - Friday 21 November, 2014

Is the water you're paying for good enough to drink? This water quality test can tell you...

The two Cork-based scientific organisations said there is a clear demand to ensure our water supply is safe.

# drink-up - Friday 22 August, 2014

Three weeks later, thousands in Clare can drink their water again

And after a week, a second drinking ban has also been lifted.

# drink-up - Friday 8 August, 2014

44% of Irish workers admit to having been drunk at work

That means there’s probably someone drunk in your job right now.

# drink-up - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Guinness to launch a blonde lager for US palates

The company had previously brought out a black lager.

# drink-up - Friday 18 April, 2014

Where can I get a drink today?

If you’re really, really desperate today, let us help.

Why can't I get a drink on Good Friday?

Today is one of two days you can’t buy alcohol in Ireland – why?

# drink-up - Thursday 10 April, 2014

# drink-up - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Here's where real sangria comes from (according to the EU)

The EU Parliament passed legislation today that brings in tougher rules on labelling true sangria.

# drink-up - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Discount pub chain acquires Cork premises, will invest €1.5m and create 40 jobs Pubs This post contains a poll

Discount pub chain acquires Cork premises, will invest €1.5m and create 40 jobs

The company has signed a deal to purchase the former Newport Café site in Cork’s Paul Street.

# drink-up - Friday 6 September, 2013

Here's what a drink costs in the Leinster House bars

This is the price list from the bars in Leinster House, with a pint 60 cent cheaper than it is across the road and Racing UK on the televisions.

# drink-up - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

One in four pubs have cut opening hours and half have seen turnover drop

New research shows that less than a third of regular pub-goers are under 30, but industry heads say that the sector is bouncing back.

# drink-up - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Salud! Winery to launch new label after Messi

Fancy a bottle of ‘Leo’? A wine named after the Barcelona star is set to hit the shelves in April.