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# Drinking

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The 'sneaky naggin' is Ireland's grandest tradition and must be celebrated
7 of Dublin's newest bars to visit in one simple pub crawl
17 things you'll only understand if you're a woman who loves her wine
The 'crisp rule' is the most important piece of Irish pub etiquette
Here's why Blue WKD was the ultimate alcopop of Irish teens
18 of the most Buckfast things that ever happened
Fat Frogs were the definitive taste of an Irish teen night out
This wristband will warn you when you've had too much to drink
15 problems you'll only understand if you're a total lightweight
16 things that could only happen in Irish pubs
19 ways to say 'drunk' as Gaeilge
A new bar has opened in Dublin and its cocktails are pure eye candy
There's a new 'skinny' prosecco, and here's how you can get it in Ireland
There's a wine bottle that's designed to connect to your WiFi
33 politicians have yet to pay off their outstanding Dáil bar bill
Man shares powerful post about the dangers of alcohol after his brother's death
'Ireland is hopelessly devoted to alcohol, you'll see that today'
Andrew McGinley
Wetherspoons' plans for a 'super pub' on Camden Street have hit a snag
Women warned of dangers of 'bottomless Prosecco brunches'
19 tweets everyone who drinks vodka will relate to
Dun Laoghaire is getting this brand new craft beer pub next week
Dun Laoghaire is getting this brand new craft beer pub next week
'I’m comfortable with my epilepsy. What is difficult are the assumptions around being a non-drinker'
Niamh Hegarty
Europe's oldest pub is the pride of Athlone - here's a peek inside
This man just demonstrated how NOT to sneak drink into a country
Dublin's newest pub takes hipster cocktails to a whole new level
Good news Ireland! Living near a pub makes you happier
The pubs definitely won't be open on Good Friday, but it's high time this changed
Dale McDermott
Irish people gave their brutally honest opinion on American beers
9 of the weirdest things Dublin pubs have served cocktails in
Can You Guess the Dublin Pub from One Clue?
North Korean doctors die after wives inject them with 'anti-drunkenness serum'
Bad weather puts 10,000 Irish Water customers on boil water notice
12 of the great drunk texts of 2015
What drives us to binge drink? Is it our pursuit to find love?
Andrew McGinley
Gardaí have already arrested 12 drink drivers today
'Drink responsibly and avoid confrontation': Gardaí want fewer assaults this Christmas
A match has been scheduled for Good Friday - and publicans are not happy
11 ridiculous suggestions for the mojito lover in your life
This Foil Arms & Hog sketch captures the struggle of not drinking as an Irish person