What is Irish Pudding? Ireland’s Famous Sausage

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…

Arthur’s Day, a holiday for Guinness

September 27th is an unofficial holiday in Ireland- it’s Arthur’s Day. A national celebration to honor the man who founded the most famous thing to come from Ireland back in 1759…Guinness of course! Today Guinness is brewed in nearly 60 nations around the world, including countries like Nigeria (shh, Guinness *or better yet, British drink…