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Wednesday 7 June 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# cider

All time
# Alcohol
Heineken moves to take sole control of Irish drinks company behind Dutch Gold
Comans Beverages Ltd also distributes brands like Prazky, Druids cider and Karpackie.
# surely not
Gardaí arrest man driving on Luas tracks with open can of cider beside him
He will now face court.
# bad apples
The company behind Bulmers is having big problems selling cider in the US
C&C’s distribution deal with the Pabst Brewing Company has come to an end.
# cider wars
Let's settle this once and for all: Which is better, Bulmers or Orchard Thieves?
Vote, or we’ll be having this argument until the end of time.
# bag o cans
The Definitive Hierarchy of Bag-of-Cans Beers
This decision is FINAL.
# cider
9 reasons Cidona was THE taste of an Irish childhood
It’s BULMERS, ok mam.
# cider house rules
The 2 reasons Bulmers Cider has been really suffering so far this year
But the drink is still easily Ireland’s top-selling cider.
# Apples and Oranges
Why cider is like the forgotten child in Ireland's drinks family
Everyone is talking about whiskey and craft beer – but what about the craft cider?
# down the drain
Tullamore Dew and Bulmers are cutting jobs in Clonmel
The news was described as “genuinely shocking” for workers.
# summer cider
Here's why Bulmers slush puppies should be a thing - and how you can make one
Imagine the refreshment.
# crafty
9 Irish craft ciders to try before you die
It’s not all about the craft beer, you know.
# cider house rules
Last year the sun went away... so people stopped drinking cider
Irish ciders Bulmers and Magners had a tough 2014.
# cider effects
Heineken has launched its first cider and here is our verdict
Orchard Thieves is Heineken’s first cider product.
# cider house rules
Bulmers have a new ad and it's all a bit... arty
What do turtles and bubbles have to do with alcohol says you.
# ya like them apples
Why craft cider could be the new craft beer
We talk to Orpens Cider about their plans for a growing industry.
# drink up chaps
Bulmers owner wants to buy English pubs because they're not drinking enough Irish cider
About 1,200 pubs to be exact – that should do the trick.
# summer fresh
The 9 unmistakeable smells of an Irish summer
Summer has its own kind of stink.
# Summer Summer Time
In Ireland, good weather equals big profits for Bulmers
Net revenues for drinks giant C&C from Ireland climbed to €237.3 million last year.
# Jobswatch
Up to 35 jobs to go at Bulmers following merger with drinks group understands that Bulmers’ commercial team may be halved after C&C’s acquisition of the Gleesons Group.
# booze
'Drunken Irish' no more: Alcohol consumption falls 20% in 12 years
The amount of beer drank in the last year increased but the consumption of cider, spirits and wine all fell.
# spoofage
VIDEO: The new apple product you won't be able to live without
This is very cheeky altogether.
# teenage drinking
Irish teens drinking less often than European counterparts
However, when they do drink, they drink more.
# Drink
Alcohol consumption down by 17 per cent over last decade
Is Ireland’s love affair with drink fading? A study from DCU shows that alcohol intake has fallen by a sixth in just over 10 years.
# cider
C&C drinks company acquires number two US cider brand
The company also owns Magners and Bulmers Cider – and acquired Tennants lager for €205.2 million 2009. Today, it announced it had bought Hornsby’s cider.
Teenager drank more than 30 cans of cider before attack
The victim suffered a broken shoulder in the assault, which occurred in Cork last year.