Great Irish Drinks: The History of Irish Breweries & Distilleries
If there’s one thing that the Irish are famous for the whole world over, it’s their warm hospitality at the bar of the local pub! Tales are told, friends are made and a glass of something traditionally Irish is shared in the most convivial of atmospheres that you’d ever hope to find anywhere. “Great Irish Drinks” takes you on a tour of the best this nation has to offer, sharing history, culture, tradition and the flavours of all the classic Irish brews. From Dublin’s imposing Guinness Storehouse to the magical whiskey distilleries, including Old Bushmills, Jameson, Midleton and Locke’s, scattered all around the country, you’ll get to see exactly how it’s done. And if you’d ever wondered how Irish Coffee came to be created with the finest whiskey and cream Ireland could boast, the answer to that question is here as well. There are some fascinating stories told and more than a few surprises in store, whether you’re an experienced connoisseur or a complete beginner when it comes to such wonderful Irish tipples. So, sit back and relax, raise a glass to the future and experience for yourself “Great Irish Drinks”.
Starring Liam Dale
Director Liam Dale