The Irish Heartbeat

Walk through The Front Door in Galway and the ear-splitting volume of the music and the size of the fashionable

Pint-sized Ireland

This is a book about just one brand of beer: many, many pints of just one brand of beer. Evan

Stout in a Slump

There’s an old saying in England that when the ravens leave the Tower of London, the monarchy will fall. Is

In Search of Arthur Guinness

Guinness, the name, appears on beers brewed in 50 different countries and sold in 100 more. Guinness the name, then,

Stout with the Lads

In American cities, it seems that every time you turn around, someone has opened a new Irish bar. So many