May 17th, 2013
Just the job for the North Atlantic.
May 2nd, 2013
May day protests in Cork City last night.
April 17th, 2013
We were just over in Switzerland for a short visit. We had fantastic weather.
This is a panorama looking south from Thurgau (near lake Constance) towards the Swiss Alps.
(click and zoom in, it’s a big image).
As always, I brought some Irish treats.
We had one fantastic experience. We went for a beer in a bar, and across the road you could see a field of hops growing.
The beer we had was made from the hops that grow there!
If you turned to your right, you could see vineyards on the hills just up the road.
April 10th, 2013
It’s been a while since I was in Bradleys and Michael has some new craft beers and ciders in, so I drove in this evening to get
I’ll be trying the Devil’s Backbone tonight – I love an amber ale.
you can see some of my usual favourites in the background, Dark Arts Porter from Trouble Brewing in Kildare, Leann Follain from Carlow Brew Co, and Carraig Dubh from West Kerry brewery in Kerry.
March 28th, 2013
There are lots of foreign naval ships visiting Cork City this weekend. Many will be open to the public too, so it’s worth heading along for a look.
March 25th, 2013
The Mad Monk in Midleton is holding
a beer festival this Easter. It sounds like a great event.
Barbeques, music and great beer!