Posts Tagged ‘beer’

By Mark Keane No resting on our laurels here at Menupages. This St. Patrick’s Bite-Sized news of the week has beer and cocktail recommendations and gives a whole new meaning to the phrase “Don’t piss in my cornflakes”!   Porterhouse Chocolate Truffle Stout All rights reserved Chocolate lovers can rejoice as Porterhouse has...

By Mark Keane Fancy celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in true Irish style, then you need to pay a visit to The Irish Beer and Whiskey Village in the RDS. Its doors open at Wednesday 5pm and close on Saturday at 11:30pm, giving the hordes of overseas visitors a chance to partake in the best of Irish beer, distilling, cider...

By Mark Keane The Meeting House in Temple Bar has been offering something different into Dublin’s dining scene with their Burmese style dishes and world class cocktails. The team are injecting even more flair and creativity this month with the addition of a series of live music acts, keeping with their ethos of...

By Mark Keane With St. Patrick’s Day upon us, we decided to come up with a list of the best Irish craft beer and whiskeys to celebrate the day with. Grab that bottle opener or whiskey dram and enjoy a taste of Ireland this Paddy’s Day!   Galway Bay Brewery’s Of Foam and Fury All rights reserved Galway Bay Brewery made...

By Mark Keane With the days being counted down to St. Patrick’s Day, Roz Purcell and The Marker Hotel on Grand Canal Square started the celebrations by turning the hotels iconic chalkboard-style building into a sea of green. The lights were officially turned on today, turning the renowned hotel into a beacon for St....

By Mark Keane Ragnar Lothbrok returns with his fellow Vikings tonight on RTE2. Scandinavian cuisine has been strongly influencing world cuisine for the past few years and doesn’t appear to be slowing down anytime soon. Everybody’s heard of Noma, known for pushing boundaries with dishes like raw squid with kelp and raw...

By Mark Keane What exactly is the fate of Jon Snow? We are getting one step closer to finding out. Earlier this week HBO launched a teaser trailer for the upcoming season 6 of Game of Thrones, and unlike Kim Kardashian, it’s likely to break the internet! The sheer excitement and epic feel from 100 seconds of footage...

By Mark Keane You have to admire Conor McGregor’s chutzpah, like Icarus, he flew too high only to come crashing back down to earth. When you’re knocking everybody out in 1 round and then defeating the former pound-for-pound king in 13 seconds, it’s easy to believe you’re invincible and that you’re meteoric rise will...

By Mark Keane 2016 is to be a seminal year for Ireland with the celebration of “Ireland 2016”, a centenary programme to remember and reflect on 1916, as well as re-imagining our future. The St. Patrick’s Festival from 17th-20th of March is an official partner for the event, and will be showcasing all that is great...

By Mark Keane Another week another Bite Sized news!   Conor McGregor 13 Seconds Porter All rights reserved As you’re no doubt aware, Conor McGregor is fighting this weekend at UFC 196 in Las Vegas against Stockton native Nate Diaz. The fight promises to be special, filled with trash talking and non-stop action. For UFC...