Examples from the Web for potheen
Coming hilariously through the dwelling into the shop, these were soon busily drinking their 'potheen.'Bidwell's Travels, from Wall Street to London Prison|Austin Biron Bidwell
We live in a fortress on the crest of a hill overlooking a little Irish town, a centre of the pig and potheen industries.
The potheen and the potatoes—what would Ireland be without 'em?Light O' The Morning|L. T. Meade
These libations, assisted by potheen and pipe, make us very cheery in the smoke-room.A Little Tour In Ireland|S. Reynolds Hole
The raal Irishman has fire enough in his bluid; but there's no denying a glass of potheen is the stuff to regulate it.Red-Tape and Pigeon-Hole Generals|William H. Armstrong