Sharon Reid


Steady your nerves this Halloween, with a soothing Screams of Whiskey Cocktail created by Halewood Wines and Spirits. To all you eager eyed Pogues* fans, yes, this cocktail was named after The Pogues’ 1984 song Streams of Whiskey, while the whiskey featured is actually Pogues Irish Whiskey.

If you prefer your spirits from a bottle this Halloween not from a creepy ouija board, then treat yourself to a glass of Pogues Irish Whiskey or try making this cocktail.


25ml The Pogues Irish Whiskey

25ml Navy Rum

25ml freshly squeezed orange juice

15ml fresh lemon juice

15ml fresh lime juice

15ml agave syrup

Quarter red bird’s eye chilli


Shake and dump

Garnish with orange, mint sprig and chilli

Serve in a pewter tankard




Remember to drink responsibly.


*For all those unfamiliar with Shane MacGowan’s (lead singer of the Pogues) warblings – simply Google.