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…

Christmas Ideas – Gifts for the Craft Beer Lover in your life.

So, now we’re past Halloween, and at the end of November we can start talking about Christmas. A time of beer and cheer. When families and friends make up any excuse to go out for a few sneaky pints. We in Irishbeersnob.com love this time of year.With that in mind i’ve put together a list…

The Price of Craft Beer – More than meets the Eye.

Those of you that follow me on twitter, firstly, Thank you! And secondly will have noticed in my feed last week I was taken aback at the price of a certain beer in a certain pub. Not only was I perplexed and shocked at this, MrsBeerSnob too was aghast.Usually, I would talk to the business owners privately on…

A Belgian Odyssey

As I sit here writing this post – which is primarily a look back at the recent European Beer Bloggers and Writers Conference it strikes me that this in fact the 100th post on the IrishBeerSnob.com blog. (100 might be a bit of a stretch as some are of our podcast episodes) but nonetheless. It is a…

Podcast Episode 11 – A catch up and a Roadtrip

So, after a few weeks hiatus, like buses, the Irish Beer Snob team hit you with a double hit – not only a blog post – but a podcast too! This week we cover off on a lot of different things, like what we’ve been up to the last few weeks. Our podcast fuel was…