Alex Lawes

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Whiplash: Sophie de Vere’s artwork on the cans – for (top row) Rollover, Body Riddle and Bone Machine, and (bottom row) Let It Happen, Fantasm Planes and Gravity’s Rainbow – is as good as the beer inside them

Today sees a unique beer festival at the Mansion House in Dublin. Whiplash brewery was founded in 2016 by Alex Lawes and Alan Wolfe. Until now they ha(...)

A selection of cans from Whiplash Brewing Company

It’s no secret that beer has undergone a significant makeover in recent years. Far from the pints of plain on which we were raised, the discerning bee(...)

Whiplash Beer Limited brought the proceedings against The Dublin Lager Company Limited. Photograph: iStock

A High Court dispute between two craft beer-brewing firms is to go to mediation. Whiplash Beer Limited brought the proceedings against The Dublin La(...)

The dispute concerns two brewing companies that share a premises in Co Wicklow. Photograph: iStock

An award-winning brewer has been “locked out” of the premises where his company manufactures its craft beers, the High Court has heard. Alex Lawes, w(...)