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Craft Beer Session


The perfect day out for the discerning beer drinker.

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Craft Beer is one of the hottest topics in the drinking world. Ever wondered why? Take a journey with our beer master sampling everything from local Ciders, Lagers, hoppy Ales and chocolatey Stout. You’ll finally realise what all the fuss is about!

Warning! This course may result in you not being able to order your current beer preference in future visits to your local.

Duration: 6pm – 9.30pm

Time: 3.5 hours

Any further course questions please contact: [email protected]

  • Headed up by our Beer expert James Winans – Owner of Vanguard Beers.
  • History & Production of beers from the Monk to the Hipster – how the oldest alcoholic beverage has influenced and inspired the world.
  • Comprehensive tasting of unique beer styles from around Ireland
  • The best beers to drink with food

James Winans
Brew Master

James is a Texan with a passion for BBQ, who came to this country to spread the Craft Beer gospel. His company, Vanguard Beer Collective, has been instrumental in the remarkable rise in popularity of Craft Beer in Ireland. He works with most of the small brewers in Ireland, distributing and marketing their crafty creations around the world.

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Supported by Vanguard Beer Collective. The one stop shop for Irish Craft Beer