Don't order a black and tan at Irish pubs in Ireland
Why you should not order a black and tan beer at Irish pubs in Dublin, or at Irish pubsin in Ireland at all. Irish pub etiquette doesn't include this drink.
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The shillelagh is recognized (as a symbol of Irishness. Shillelagh fighting sticks were traditionally made from blackthorn, oak, ash or hazel and smeared with butter then placed up a chimney to season, giving the stick its typical shiny, black appearance. Some sticks would have their tops bored out and molten lead poured in to add extra weight to the butt of the stick.