What to expect from St Patrick’s Day in Dublin in 2013?

The famed holiday to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland is celebrated the world over. Cities such as Boston, New York and Chicago throw huge bashes, even dying rivers green. So if you’re making the trek across the Atlantic or Europe to Ireland on March 17th, what to expect from St Patrick’s Day in Dublin?…

Ireland’s Infamous Blood Sausage, What is Irish Pudding?

So what is Irish pudding, it certainly isn’t what might first come to mind when you think of pudding! There are two types of pudding commonly found in Ireland, white and black pudding. The white pudding typically consists of oatmeal, pork and spices, and is formed to make a sausage. Black pudding is essentially the same…

Is Oktoberfest in Dublin worth it?

It’s October and the weather is turning cold, but it’s not all bad news as giant German beers and authentic food have arrived in many places all over the world! Here in Dublin, a great German run Oktoberfest is under way, presented by Erdinger. And since the Germans run Irish finances, it’s only fitting they…