Jimmy Redmond

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Dubray Books managing director Maria Dickenson: “I think Irish readers love communication and coming into the store where they meet the staff and other customers.”
Keeping it in the family

Ireland’s SMEs have shown incredible resilience and flexibility over the years. One wonders how some of them are still standing, having endured some o(...)

Dot Brew: Shane Kelly’s Irish craft brewery made a beer using Champagne yeast and white-wine casks; the dab of orange paint is a nod to old, unlabelled Belgian beers that were identified by colour. Photograph: Tom O’Hora

Redmonds of Ranelagh, the south Dublin off-licence, began selling interesting beer at least 20 years ago. “We wanted to offer three premium strands: w(...)

The  Irish Distillers Ltd plant in Midleton. Photograph: Aidan Crawley
A whiskey story

The space given over to Irish whiskey in the Celtic Whiskey Shop, Dublin’s premium spirit shop, should be expanding. After all, Irish whiskey is going(...)