# booze - Tuesday 8 October, 2013
# booze - Monday 23 September, 2013
Consumption of alcohol is down 14.1 per cent on 2007 levels, says drinks industry report.
# booze - Saturday 21 September, 2013
Cheers to science. (But seriously, don’t do it anyway.)
# booze - Friday 13 September, 2013
The Vintners’ Federation of Ireland said that the scheme aims to promote mature drinking for young adults.
# booze - Thursday 22 August, 2013
There was €6.3 billion spent on alcohol in 2012, up 1.2 per cent on 2011.
# booze - Monday 12 August, 2013
Changing consumption habits – driven by economics or social change – are shutting our locals. Should we care?
# booze - Saturday 13 July, 2013
Scottish campaign to encourage moderate drinking is rather scary.
# booze - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
A University College Dublin study found students from traditionally British areas of the country are more likely to binge drink.
# booze - Saturday 8 June, 2013
# booze - Sunday 19 May, 2013
In the last year, the amount of alcohol consumed in Ireland fell by 4.4 per cent.
The amount of beer drank in the last year increased but the consumption of cider, spirits and wine all fell.
# booze - Thursday 9 May, 2013
Stuffing a naggin in your sock is for amateurs.
# booze - Sunday 5 May, 2013
But it’s our own fault, say wine economists – consumers want fruitier wines which involve higher sugar/alcohol levels.
# booze - Friday 29 March, 2013
Today is one of two days of the year when alcohol cannot be sold or purchased. In an almost post-apocalyptic scene, people rush to stock up the day before so that they aren’t left short and so they can get through their Friday night, but what’s that say about us as a society, asks Kathryn Reilly.
# booze - Wednesday 20 March, 2013
Women should be aware that they are more at risk from the effects of alcohol than men, writes Anne Timony Meehan.
# booze - Monday 31 December, 2012
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.
# booze - Thursday 25 October, 2012
From ‘Panty Peeler’ to ‘Santa’s Butt’, here are some of the worst beer and wine names out there.
# booze - Sunday 21 October, 2012
The UK has a week dedicated to highlighting issues and service surrounding alcohol use and abuse – now a non-profit group here wants their campaign to go nationwide.
# booze - Saturday 28 July, 2012
Proposals to hike the minimum price of alcohol are penalising moderate drinkers for the sins of those who have bigger problems, writes Aaron McKenna.
# booze - Sunday 15 July, 2012
“Alcohol, to a child, must seem like some sort of guaranteed treat for grown-ups. It’s advertised as being fuel for wit, a stylish accessory, or a national heritage.”
# booze - Sunday 8 April, 2012
Vintage TV ads show the stout wasn’t just aimed at an ex-pat audience in the UK…
# booze - Wednesday 18 January, 2012
Junior Minister Roisin Shortall thinks parents who do so might mean well – but could be doing harm. What do you think?
# booze - Wednesday 5 October, 2011
American blogger Mollie reckons the Irish fellas are not all that when it comes to getting them in, she was even told the reason why. But is she right?
# booze - Monday 22 August, 2011
Fianna Fáil senator Averil Power thinks students can get their hands on alcohol more easily on a midweek night.
# booze - Thursday 28 July, 2011
Doubling the cost of the cheapest drinks would help combat anti-social behaviour, according to Dublin’s Lord Mayor. Do you agree?
# booze - Friday 8 April, 2011
# booze - Tuesday 1 March, 2011
Singer’s boyfriend is still in jail on suspicion of drink driving.