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# spirits - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Poll: Should Irish colleges ban spirits at student parties?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Irish colleges ban spirits at student parties?

Aug 24th 2016, 10:16 AM 21,815 Views 77 Comments

Stanford University has prohibited high alcohol volume spirits over 20% for undergraduates on campus.

Stanford University has decided to ban spirits at student parties
# Party Culture
# Party Culture

Stanford University has decided to ban spirits at student parties

Aug 24th 2016, 9:20 AM 12,535 Views 37 Comments

The policy has been criticised as a tone-deaf response to the Stanford rape case.

# spirits - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Irish whiskey will always have to be made in Ireland
# Drink Up
# Drink Up

Irish whiskey will always have to be made in Ireland

Jul 28th 2015, 12:33 PM 26,161 Views 44 Comments

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

# spirits - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Phantom footsteps and flying bottles: Ghost stories from Dublin's John Mulligan's pub
# Bump In The Night
# Bump In The Night

Phantom footsteps and flying bottles: Ghost stories from Dublin's John Mulligan's pub

May 24th 2015, 5:30 PM 23,212 Views 38 Comments

It’s not just pints they serve at Mulligan’s – they have spirits too.

# spirits - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

A century ago Irish whiskey dominated the world - so what happened?
# Rise And Fall
# Rise And Fall

A century ago Irish whiskey dominated the world - so what happened?

May 13th 2015, 6:01 AM 23,387 Views 23 Comments

Exports aren’t expected to hit the peaks of over 100 years ago again until 2020.

# spirits - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

How Irish whiskey has been brought back from 'near extinction'
# A Fine Drop
# A Fine Drop

How Irish whiskey has been brought back from 'near extinction'

May 12th 2015, 4:03 PM 28,845 Views 70 Comments

Thousands of rural jobs could be created if the local sector recreates the success of the Scotch industry.

# spirits - Monday 3 November, 2014

A famous Irish whiskey is going Mexican after swap deal with Jose Cuervo tequila
# Spirit Swap
# Spirit Swap

A famous Irish whiskey is going Mexican after swap deal with Jose Cuervo tequila

Nov 3rd 2014, 8:10 AM 15,906 Views 29 Comments

Diageo in return is to acquire Tequila Don Julio outright.

# spirits - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Here's how much a pint costs in the Dáil bar these days
# Price List
# Price List

Here's how much a pint costs in the Dáil bar these days

Sep 20th 2014, 8:30 AM 26,806 Views 31 Comments

Still cheaper than most other bars…

# spirits - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Americans are acquiring a taste for Jameson - but it's not so bright at home
# High Spirits
# High Spirits

Americans are acquiring a taste for Jameson - but it's not so bright at home

Aug 28th 2014, 4:28 PM 15,902 Views 41 Comments

Sales are up nearly 10% in America, but are struggling at home.

# spirits - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Details on minimum pricing of alcohol to be published today
# Cheap Drink Ban
# Cheap Drink Ban

Details on minimum pricing of alcohol to be published today

Oct 24th 2013, 8:29 AM 5,807 Views 68 Comments

Cheap alcohol has been targeted under the new pricing rules.

# spirits - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

WATCH: Ghost caught on camera robbing an off-licence
# SPIRITS
From The Daily Edge
# SPIRITS

WATCH: Ghost caught on camera robbing an off-licence

Oct 22nd 2013, 12:36 PM 3,441 Views 1 Comment

This shocking footage will spook you out.

# spirits - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Poll: Have you reduced your alcohol consumption in the past year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you reduced your alcohol consumption in the past year?

May 19th 2013, 11:16 AM 12,379 Views 80 Comments

In the last year, the amount of alcohol consumed in Ireland fell by 4.4 per cent.

'Drunken Irish' no more: Alcohol consumption falls 20% in 12 years
# Booze
# Booze

'Drunken Irish' no more: Alcohol consumption falls 20% in 12 years

May 19th 2013, 10:43 AM 11,481 Views 34 Comments

The amount of beer drank in the last year increased but the consumption of cider, spirits and wine all fell.

# spirits - Friday 8 March, 2013

Average Irish adult drank equivalent of 411 pints last year
# Bottoms Up
# Bottoms Up

Average Irish adult drank equivalent of 411 pints last year

Mar 8th 2013, 3:20 PM 12,625 Views 87 Comments

That might sound like a lot, but it’s almost 100 pints fewer than the average in 2001.

# spirits - Monday 31 December, 2012

Column: 7 things to know about teenage drinking (and how to deal with it)
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: 7 things to know about teenage drinking (and how to deal with it)

Dec 31st 2012, 8:30 PM 12,505 Views 32 Comments

Are your teens heading to a New Year’s Eve party? Sheila O’Malley has some tips on how to navigate the issue of teenage drinking.