Beer Ireland

Feb
0

Alltech Convention 2014

Members of Beer Ireland present at the Alltech convention 2014, including: Bru, Rascal's, Blacks of Kinsale, Mountain Man, Otterbank, Stonebarrel, Independent Brewing, Reel Deel, and N17.

The Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fair 2014 has now concluded. The event featured a beer fest, a beer competition, and a series of conference seminars. The conference this year focused heavily on publicans and the benefits to be gained from serving craft beer....

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Jan
0

General Certificate in Distilling Course

Whiskey Laboratory

A course in distilling is planned to be held in the midlands this March/April. The course will consists of 5 days training where IBD accredited trainers will guide candidates through the syllabus which will also include lectures, exam technique, sample questions and visits. The...

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Jan
8

Brewing Diploma Course

diploma

Registration is now open for an online course leading to a Diploma in Brewing as awarded by the Institute of Brewing and Distilling.  The Diploma in Brewing is an important qualification and is necessary for an application to the Master Brewer Exam. The Diploma...

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Nov
0

New Brewery: Rascals Brewing

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We are proud to announce a new brewing startup in the Dublin area: Rascals Brewing. The brewery is being set up by beer-loving couple Emma and Cathal. They won a recent homebrew competition for their Ginger Porter, and thereby won the chance to have...

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Oct
0

Beer Sommelier Training

brew your own

Beer Sommelier Training is now full. To express your interest in a future course please contact us.   Ever want to become a Beer Sommelier? Here’s your chance! The Institute for Brewing and Distilling runs an Accredited Beer Sommelier scheme which requires attendance at...

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Oct
0

Cask Beer Seminar

Cask Beer

Cask Beer Seminar has been cancelled due to a low number of registrants. This course may be offered again if there is an interest. To express your interest please contact us. Cask beer is unfiltered and unpasteurized beer which is conditioned  and served from...

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Sep
0

Irish Craft Beer & Cider Fest 2013

T-shirts for sale at the Irish Craft Beer & Cider Festival

The 2013 Irish Craft Beer & Cider Festival was held September 5th-8th at the RDS in Dublin. A great time was had by all with 25 brewers selling their wares.Three of the breweries attending were brand new each having launched less than 3 months...

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Sep
0

The Good Craft Brewery Guide Ireland

Irish Craft Brewery Book

The 1st edition of the Good Craft Brewery Guide to Ireland will be launched at the Irish Craft Beer & Cider Festival in the RDS, Dublin at 2pm on Saturday 7th September 2013. The Good Craft Brewery Guide to Ireland is a concise and...

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Aug
0

Dublin Beer Cup

dublin beer cup

This July Alltech hosted the International Craft Brewing & Distilling Convention in Dublin. As part of the convention a beer competition was run called The Dublin Cup. Beer Ireland is delighted to announce that one of our own members, Blacks Kinsale Craft Brewery, won...

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Jul
0

Formation of Beer Ireland

Beer Cask

Beer Ireland was formed in July 2012 to represent the interests of emerging independent craft brewers. It came into being when a number of like-minded individuals met for a brewing and distilling programme in Cork. During the course of proceedings the need for an...

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