Irish Whiskey Day in Belfast

It’s Friday, it’s raining and it’s International Irish Whiskey Day. Sounds like a great excuse to get some after-work drinks organised. Need some inspiration about where to go? The ultimate Irish Whiskey, Bushmills, has compiled a list of five Belfast venues marking Irish Whiskey Day with Black Bush serves in the city tonight.

McHugh’s - 29-31 Queen's Square, Belfast

Head to the city's oldest building McHugh’s for a Belfast classic, a pint of Belfast Black, chased with Black Bush, or 'Black and Black' as the locals call it.

Rita’s - 44 Franklin St, Belfast

If you’re looking for something to surprise, then Rita's is your best bet. Rita's bartenders are some of the most skilled in Belfast, using Black Bush to put a new twist on the Old Fashioned.

Love and Death Inc. - 10a Ann St, Belfast

Boasting one of the best whiskey offerings in Belfast, Love & Death Inc. serves up the famous 'Belfast Black and Blue'.

The Marcus Ward - 1 Bankmore Square, Belfast

With a special Black Bush serve available this weekend, make your way to The Marcus Ward for The Low End Theory. Containing blackberries, ginger syrup, the perfect measure of ginger beer and, the magic ingredient, Black Bush.

The Duke of York - 7 Commercial Court, Belfast

Outside of the Old Bushmills Distillery itself, the Duke of York offers one the best Bushmills collections in the world so this cosy venue is the perfect spot for whiskey lovers. Sit back, relax and sip on a classic Bushmills Black Bush whilst the expert staff share their knowledge on this special expression.

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