Black Donkey Brewing are based in Ballinlough, Co Roscommon, and run by a husband and wife team — Michaela Dillon and Richard Siberry.
Stockists: Matsons, Bradleys, Bierhaus, Castle Tralee, World Wide Wines, Selected SuperValu (Roscommon, Boyle, Dublin)
A hybrid beer, this is a loose combination of traditions from Belgium (dubbel), Ireland (red ale) and the USA (amber).
Brewed with Irish base malt, Belgian speciality malt and American hops and yeast this has a copper colour, aromas of malt, citrus and some red fruit character.
It is pleasingly well-balanced and elegant with complexity, freshness .
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