This St. Patrick’s Day Guinness are throwing a hooley (meaning party) and everyone’s invited. The iconic Irish brand are going on tour around Ireland and exploring some mouth-watering food and beer pairings, in Ireland and in the USA.

It’s Irish American Heritage month so what better way to celebrate than with some great Irish food and drinks.


1.5 oz. Bulleit bourbon

1 oz. Guinness extra stout

0.5 oz. Rich simple syrup

Dash of Botanical bitters


Stir all ingredients in an ice filled mixing glass.

Strain cocktail over a large ice cube.

This cocktail is also delicious when made with Guinness Draught.

Garnish with a large orange peel and maraschino cherry.

The Guinness Hooley is a month-long celebration of Irish beer and food with events taking place all over the United States. Check out the Guinness Hooley site to find the closest event to you.

You could also be in with a chance of winning the Guinness Ultimate Irish Adventure by entering here.

The Guinness Ultimate Irish Adventure will be an unforgettable trip through Ireland. A private driver will bring you to the cities of Dublin and Belfast where you will explore the legendary sites.

A VIP Connoisseur experience awaits at the Guinness Storehouse including a private tour of the brewery and a lesson on how to pour your own perfect pint.

Outside the city, your driver will take you to some incredible places including beaches along the coast, waterfalls of the Wicklow Mountains and you might even explore the “seven kingdoms” where on location filming takes place for a popular cable series.

Before heading home, you will have a private cooking class with celebrated Irish Chef Kevin Dundon at the Dunbrody Cookery School. This will be a taste adventure in food and Irish beer parings.

How could you resist!

Click here to enter.

Alternatively show Guinness that you’re part of their hooley by tagging them with @GuinnessUS and #GuinnessHooley on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

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