hist-brewing: Rowan ale

John P. Looney valen at tuatha.org
Sat Jan 5 14:34:38 PST 2008

On Jan 4, 2008 10:41 AM, Martyn Cornell <atrectus at blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:

> The name "Red Biddy" is, of course, a joke: a play on the name of the pub,
> Biddy Earley's, the red colour of rowan berries and the old nickname for
> cheap red wine, or a mixture of red wine and meths, "red biddy".

 Alas Biddy Early's brewery is also history now...like most of the small
craft and micro breweries, there is no demand in Ireland for their produce


 Seems you can buy the whole brewery for 750,000 euro :(


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