Hotel and Catering Review Gold Medal Awards 2011

Five Star Cork Hotel Wins Hospitality Industry’s Highest Accolade HAYFIELD MANOR HOTEL, the luxurious five star hotel in Cork city, has been awarded the highest accolade in the Irish hospitality industry, the prestigious Hotel & Catering Review Gold Medal Award...

Botanic Gardens – Grapes

The following grape varieties are grown at the Botanic Gardens Dublin 1. Vitace Vitis Vinifera Bianca 2. Vitace Vitis Vinifera Schiava Grossa (Black Hamburg) The National Botanic Gardens were established in 1795 by the Royal Dublin Society and developed over more than...

Drombeg

Drombeg John O’Connell, and cousins, Denis McCarthy and Gerard McCarthy, have recently launched their new Drombeg Premium Irish Spirit — a brown spirit created in Union Hall, Co. Cork using local spring water and utilising a proprietary oak wood maturation...

Angostura

Angostura – Trinidad and Tobago, Caribbean Rum To Trinidad Venezuela was not as politically stable as Simon Bolivar had promised. There was internal strife and dictator followed dictator. After Dr. Siegert died in 1870, Carlos and Alfredo decided to leave and...

Tullamore

New-look Tullamore Dew bottle is ‘truly Irish’ Irish whiskey Tullamore Dew, currently the world’s second largest Irish whiskey, unveiled a new bottle, marketing and advertising campaign at TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes this year. The new...