O’Briens Wine Beer & Spirits
33 Spruce Avenue Stillorgan Industrial Park Co. Dublin Ireland Ireland
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  • 15% Back on your Loyalty Card

    Today sees the start of our most eagerly anticipated wine promotion of the summer. Running from Wednesday 01st to Monday 06th August we are offering 15% Back on your Loyalty card for any purchase of 6 or more bottles of wine. With decent weather forecasted for the long weekend we picked a few wines to make the most of this public holiday.

    First up we have Russian Jack, a benchmark Marlb...

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    15% Back on your Loyalty Card
  • Mmm-mm summer wine

    To second this lyric from Summer Wine ( Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood 1967), one of the joys of the summer is being able to cook, eat and relax outside. When picking your wines for BBQ’s, picnics and summer garden suppers, go for something that will please all your guests and that won’t break the bank. For reds usually something with alcohol around 12% works with hotter tempera...

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    Mmm-mm summer wine
  • Glendalough Foraging trip

    Throughout the year on hillsides, in by-ways, and forests of Glendalough and wider Wicklow you will find Glendalough Distillery’s full-time forager, Geraldine Kavanagh, busily searching out the freshest botanicals for their gins. Last week a team from O’Briens were lucky enough to tag along on one such trip in to the Wicklow Mountains.

    At first, we are confronted with a wash of gree...

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    Glendalough Foraging trip
  • Discover New Wines This Summer

    On wine buying trips to our wineries, I sometimes unearth irresistible vinous gems that don’t fit into our ongoing wine range. Often these are from little known wine regions, unusual grapes, are made in tiny quantities or may be stylishly retro but potentially share the same fate of being just simply overlooked. Therefore, we put together a selection of those special wines to tempt ...

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    Discover New Wines This Summer
  • A Modern Classic Gin

    Over the last couple of weeks I have picked out a number of new and interesting gins from our line-up. However, for this week’s blog I have focused on just one to fully understand the care and attention that goes into distillation of some of these great spirits. I could have picked from an array of great gins that showcase attention to detail with ingredients or distillation techniq...

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    A Modern Classic Gin
  • Summer Bubbles

    Summer is a great time of year to enjoy bubbles, they lift any occasion into an event. There is a vast range of styles, grape varieties, budgets and countries available to choose from as there is with still wine. So when making your choice for sparkling wine, consider your budget and ask yourself, do I want to match with food, and most importantly what style of wine do I like?

    If you ar...

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    Summer Bubbles
  • Irish Gins - Modern Classics

    We have loads of great  gins on promotion in The Great Gin Sale. Last week I took a look at some great new gins from across the water. This week I'm turning to some Irish gins that have quickly become classics on our shelves. With so many on offer it can be hard to choose. So here is just a small pick of great Irish gins released over the last couple of years, you may just have miss...

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    Irish Gins - Modern Classics
  • New Gins!

    Without doubt, this is gin and tonic weather! Good thing we have you covered with over 40 gins on offer in our Summer Gin Sale. From all-time favourites to  brand new gins. Here are just three picks from our recent additions to the line-up. All three have made the short trip across the Irish sea but that’s where the similarities end. Each offers something different, from spicy to fruity to ...

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    New Gins!
  • California Dreamin'

    Steeped in grape growing history and wine-making know how, the first vines were planted in California by Spanish missionaries, the gold rush which started in 1848 increased the numbers of people arriving in the state and increased the demand for the local wines. In 1919 California faced the challenge of prohibition which all but wiped out the industry but in 1976, The Judgement of Paris tasti...

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    California Dreamin'
  • A Trio of Great Bourbons To Try

    4th of July is just around the corner. To coincide with this, we have a range of American whiskeys on offer. With the recent announcement of tariffs, the price of Bourbon is set to only go up, so now is the best time to pick up some great whiskeys.

    Here my three picks from this week’s special offers. These are all great sipped neat or over ice, but I’ve also include some delicious c...

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    A Trio of Great Bourbons To Try

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