Thank you! #BigBeeryNight17

Well now the dust has settled, on another huge Big Beery Night – this year we were yet again blown away by the generosity of both the donating companies and people, but also you beer crazy folk who bid and won some unbelievable items. To refresh your memories, the list of lots is here Here’s the final…

#BigBeeryNight17 Auction Lots

To help us blast through our target above, we’ve been blown away by generous donations from a wide range of people, and breweries across the country. We will have the auction open for 24 hrs, from 9pm (GMT) Friday 17th. Each item will have a reserve and you can bid anything you want and the…

Podcast Episode Forty Eight – The Pride of Yorkshire

In this long overdue episode, the Irish Beer Snobs look back on their recent trip to the UK. To visit Leeds, and Dark City in the Northern Monk Refectory. A festival dedicated to the beauty of darker beers. We also revisit our trip to one of the best taprooms in the UK, the Magic Rock…

#BigBeeryNight17 – Saturday 18th November

For the third year, we’re running Big Beery Night, over the weekend from Friday the 17h November, including an auction again on the Saturday evening. Last year we raised €2655 for the Irish Cancer Society, this year we are raising funds for Alzheimers Society of Ireland as it’s an issue close to our hearts having…

La Rochelle – A tale of the unexpected

2017 has been a long year, so thanks to everyone’s favourite airline Ryanair, myself and Janice snagged a pair of staggeringly cheap return tickets to La Rochelle. It exists, it’s not just a place that crops up in French Text Books. The criteria for our trip was that it was not beer focused. You see…

Podcast Episode 47 – A Tale of Two Festivals

In this latest episode, The Irish Beer Snob team taste the new Hope Brewery special editions, a Tropical IPA, and Tropical Sour. We also look back at our recent visits to the Irish Craft Beer Festival in Dublin, and ABV Fest in Belfast. Stay tuned to the end, and there’s an interview with Thomas Delaney of Galway Bay, and new Irish Brewery, Land…