Northern Ireland

New and Modest in Holywood, with one L

Hold my glass, there’s a spanking new brewery in town. Well, I suppose that depends what town you’re in. Fair enough – if it’s anywhere other than Holywood, then no, but if it is Holywood, then yes. Modest Beer is the baby of Chris Morris and he’s relishing the daunting challenge of being commercially available…… Continue reading New and Modest in Holywood, with one L

Northern Ireland

Derry/Londonderry New Beer

For most beery people in Northern Ireland, Huddersfield in West Yorkshire would only mean the home of the acclaimed Magic Rock brewery. Now there’s a second point about the town that you can throw into the conversation. Former brewer at Londonderry’s Walled City restaurant and brewery, Andrew Rough, is also from the English town and…… Continue reading Derry/Londonderry New Beer