Double IPA: Galway Bay has made its 9-per-cent-alcohol Sans Juice with New Realm

As we head into summer, lighter and lower-alcohol craft beers are starting to steal the limelight. But there are still plenty of big, hoppy IPAs to ge(...)

There will be plenty of weirdness in 2019, so don’t be surprised if beers start to start more like soups or salads

The IPA will continue to reign supreme in the world of craft beer in the new year – though the question is whether they’ll be hazy or clear. The cloud(...)

Blackrock Cellar will make up beer gifts from smaller three-bottle sets to larger hampers of 20 beers or more.

We beer drinkers are easy to please at Christmas – a few good bottles, maybe throw in a nice glass, and we’re happy. If you’re not sure what some(...)

Sierra Nevada’s Hazy Little Thing IPA and Galway Bay’s Clear Intentions. The ever-changing face of the IPA style has spurned a kind of pushback, itching for a return to the original IPA.

Like the craze for insanely spicy hot sauces, the appeal of the IPA “bitter bomb” seems to be losing its hold. The obsession with IBU (international b(...)

The Brewbot: its specially-designed app includes a recipe platform that allows anyone to download or create a recipe so that they can brew a beer of any style

Homebrewing is back in fashion, but anyone who has tried to do it can tell you it’s a cumbersome and complicated process. One company planning to make(...)

The craft trail: ‘There was an attempt in the 1980s to set up microbreweries, but the Irish public wasn’t ready for it. Now so many more of us have travelled and we have higher expectations’

Man has been brewing beer since some enterprising and observant soul found out that a mixture of fomented wild barley, wild yeast and rainfall produce(...)