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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Vodka

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Revenue seize more than €500,000 worth of smuggled vodka at Dublin Port
Officers made the discovery when they searched an unaccompanied trailer that originated from Belgium.
Irish people are drinking more spirits - but beer is still our most popular drink
Wine consumption decreased last year, but still represents around a quarter of all alcohol consumed.
Over 500 litres of cheap alcohol and counterfeit vodka seized in Dublin and Cork
Over 530 litres of undeclared alcohol were seized at Dublin Port today.
Pilot in Canada jailed for showing up to work drunk and passing out in cockpit
Miroslav Gronych was three times the legal limit when due to fly a plane to Mexico.
Fake alcohol warning issued after man becomes seriously ill from drinking methanol
He thought he was drinking vodka.
Vodka recall in Canada after bottles found to be twice the strength with 81% alcohol
There have been “no reported illnesses” linked to drinking the tainted vodka.
Jamie Vardy and the one about the Skittles vodka
The Leicester City striker tells of how the drink prolonged a spell on the sidelines.
This Dublin bar's Wham! vodka shots will take you back to your childhood
This is all we wanted.
19 tweets everyone who drinks vodka will relate to
I will arise now and buy a naggin.
This Dublin bakery now makes vodka and coke cupcakes
Just what you needed.
War on fake Christmas: Gardaí have found a massive counterfeit vodka plant
It follows two large scale seizures of cigarettes and alcohol at the weekend.
This teenager is going very, very viral for filming himself drinking vodka
Well, almost drinking vodka.
This Dingle whiskey distillery is selling vodka and gin to help fund the business
You have to play the long game if you want to get into the whiskey business, which is why the Dingle Whiskey Distillery is thinking outside the box.
The naggin tweets were the best thing about Leaving Cert results night
“There should be a free naggin in everyone’s envelope.”
Home-made vodka has killed nearly 100 people in India
Over 40 people are being treated in hospital.
Dad's plan to replace his daughter's vodka with water backfires completely
In a way he could never have anticipated.
No evidence 'deadly fake vodka' has arrived in Ireland but be careful what you buy
Vodka with dangerous chemicals has been found in the UK and an Irish watchdog has said people in this party season should be vigilant about where they get their alcohol.
Vladimir Putin has canned holidays and wants to cap vodka prices as the economy collapses
Government ministers have been ordered to keep working through the New Year.
Video demonstrates just how much booze is actually in a standard Irish serving size
Keep this in mind in the pub tonight.
Counterfeit vodka material seized in a shed in Louth
Two people were questioned after the seizure on Wednesday night.
Twenty cases of counterfeit vodka hidden in air conditioning unit seized
A man in his 50s was arrested at the scene.
Nine-year-old girl hospitalised in England after vodka-whiskey neknomination
The girl took alcohol from the cupboard at a friend’s house without their parents’ knowledge.
Poisoned puppy cured by getting drunk on a bottle of vodka
Ruff weekend, eh?
Russian men drink too much vodka...and it's killing them
At present, one in four Russian men die before the age of 55.
Details on minimum pricing of alcohol to be published today
Cheap alcohol has been targeted under the new pricing rules.
Cash, cigarettes and counterfeit vodka seized in Louth
A man in his 30s was questioned and investigations are continuing.
Column: 11 ways to handle your child's first teen disco
Are the scare stories about teenage discos really true? Sheila O’Malley has some advice on how to navigate this rite of passage.
8 bottle-shaped canvases that will catch your eye
Happy? Destructive? Miami Vice? Say what you see…
Column: 7 things to know about teenage drinking (and how to deal with it)
Are your teens heading to a New Year’s Eve party? Sheila O’Malley has some tips on how to navigate the issue of teenage drinking.
Elephants survive a stay in Siberia... thanks to two cases of vodka
Something to bear in mind the next time you find yourself on a circus tour abandoned in wintry Russia.
New whiskey distillery in Dingle to create 25 jobs
It will be the first purpose built whiskey distillery in over 200 years in Ireland.
VIDEO: Don't worry, it's not vodka! Sopot welcomes the Boys in Green
In other news, Shane Long won’t be impressed if you pretend to draw on his face with a marker.
Minimum prices for alcohol may be introduced soon - Minister
Alcohol costs the State 3.7 billion every year in illness, absenteeism and crime, according to Minister of State at the Department of Health Roisin Shortall who is looking at ways to deal with alcohol misuse.
Man banned from owning dogs after his puppy got drunk
Matthew Cox’s six-month-old Labrador puppy was seen staggering and falling near his home, a court heard.
Jury discharged in rape trial involving mother and son
The jury was discharged after failing to agree on a verdict for the case, in which a mother accused her son of rape.
Russia finally decides: beer is not actually a food
Dmitry Medvedev signs a law that classifies beer as an alcoholic drink – ending its status as an unregulated foodstuff.
Explosion at 'vodka-distilling factory' kills five
Police are investigating the explosion at an industrial estate in east England yesterday evening.
Elbow have announced their own's 7 more celebrity alcohol brands
Willie Nelson’s whiskey, Dan Aykroyd’s wine and Dr. Dr’s cognac…
Customs seize half a million cigarettes in Tralee
Cigarettes and counterfeit vodka are seized in a haul in Kerry, late last night.