Latest Guinness Stories

2014-03-28 23:26:44

It’s not every day you get the chance to break a Guinness World Record and find love at the same time - in fact, it’s more like a once-in-a-lifetime kind of thing. But on Friday, February 21st, 2014, hundreds of lucky Sydney-siders did just that by dating at Sydney's iconic Opera House. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 The event, held by the prestigious matchmaking site CitySwoon.com, saw over 700+ single Sydney-siders dressed to kill and swooning at the sight of one...

2014-03-17 08:25:43

LONDON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raise a glass this St Patrick's Day with two newly created Guinness based cocktails [http://uk.thebar.com/recipe/guinness-cocktails ] from thebar.com. These two stunning cocktails have one thing in common- Guinness. Ever since the Black Velvet cocktail was created, more than 150 years ago, bartenders have appreciated the great taste of Guinness. The 'Black Chocolate Velvet' is a sophisticated and deliciously smooth cocktail...

Guiness Arthur's Day Criticized By Irish
2013-09-26 08:58:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In 2009 the world-renowned Guinness brewery in Ireland created “Arthur’s Day” to celebrate the first black stout beer ever poured by founder Arthur Guinness on September 26 some 250 years ago. In the four years since the first recognition of the pseudo-holiday, some Irish citizens are beginning to oppose the festivities and warn against dangerous drinking behavior. Guinness’ parent company Diageo has made quite an event of...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.