The White Hag & Friends Irish Craft Beer Bar


After the runaway success of the Little Ireland bar at last year’s festival, the North’s biggest beer festival has paired up with leading Irish brewer The White Hag to bring you an increased number of breweries and beers.

Beers curated from North and South of the border include cask, keykeg and keg examples. Northern Ireland’s Bullhouse, Farmageddon, Knockout and Mourne Mountain are joined by Republic of Ireland brewers DOT, Kinnegar, Metalman, Porterhouse, Rascals, Trouble Brewing and The White Hag

Beimid ag ól! – Lets be drinking!

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Brewery
Beer
ABV
Town
County
Notes (Long)
Format
BoundaryAlmark4.0BelfastCounty AntrimBelgian pale ale with Citra/Mosaic dry hopKeyKeg
BoundaryImbongo5.4BelfastCounty AntrimOriginally part of our Push & Pull Series, but loved it so much, we had to add it to our Core Selection! Extra pale malt with Mosaic & Azacca.

(Our favourite Push & Pull yet! Extra pale malt with blends of Mosaic, Citra, Azacca and Cascade.)
KeyKeg
BullhouseDeez Nutz5.2NewtownardsCounty DownA pecan flavoured porter.Cask
BullhouseOne Last Purge6.0NewtownardsCounty DownClassic IPA.Cask
BullhouseRoad Trippin'4.0NewtownardsCounty DownKeg
BullhouseSmall Axe4.3NewtownardsCounty DownHoppy, sessionable IPA packed with resinous West Coast hops. When Bob Marley wrote Small Axe in 1970, The Wailers were the 'small acts' stepping up to chop down the 'big tree.' Here's to the little guys.. with their Small AxeCask
DOT Brew2019 Contains Nuts7.8DublinCounty DublinChocolate, hazlenut & vanilla. Rich roasted malt character with a woody finishKeg
DOT BrewBourbon Coffee Extra7.8DublinCounty DublinBarrel aged in Heaven Hill Bourbon. Rich coffeee, chocolate & vanillaCask
DOT BrewMidnight7.7DublinCounty DublinDeep dark roasty goodnessCask
DOT BrewRum Red Dark8.9DublinCounty DublinRed ale aged in blend Irish whiskey casks. Molasses, toffee, vanilla. Medium body, well balanced.Cask
DOT BrewRum Red Dark8.9DublinCounty DublinRed ale aged in blend Irish whiskey casks. Molasses, toffee, vanilla. Medium body, well balanced.Keg
DOT BrewSaison Blend II4.6DublinCounty DublinBright crisp saison blended between fresh and aged saison. Peppery nose, clean crisp stone fruit, dry finishCask
FarmageddonCDB IPA5.0ComberCounty DownDank, resinous, bitter and 'herbal'Keg
FarmageddonGluten Free IPA5.0ComberCounty DownFruity gluten free IPACask
FarmageddonGold Pale Ale4.2ComberCounty DownAppearance: Golden
Smell: Pine scented hops, white floral notes, and sweet malty bread.
Taste: fleshy citrus, tropical fruit and sweet biscuit malts. Hop Bitterness comes through to cut down the sweet malt. Dry finish
Cask
FarmageddonIndia Export Porter5.2ComberCounty DownWell hopped with grains leading to complex layers of thirst quenching bitterness including a chocolatey-orange finish. definitly not a black IPA, its a well hopped porter following the same tradition as IPA (except this was for the troups not the officersCask
FarmageddonMosaic India Pale Ale6.3ComberCounty DownTropical, grapefruit and pineappleKeg
FarmageddonWinter IPA5.0ComberCounty DownBurnt/caramelised orangeCask
Hopfully / BullhouseLime In The Coconut Saison4.5DublinCounty DublinSaison with lime juice, coconut and corianderKeg
KinnegarDevil's Backbone4.9LetterkennyCounty DonegalDevil’s Backbone is full bodied and full flavoured like a mellow autumnal day with a hint of chocolate thrown in.Cask
KinnegarLimeburner4.7LetterkennyCounty DonegalLimeburner is light, crisp and refreshing, like a summer’s evening with a hoppy accent at the end.Cask
KinnegarRustbucket5.1LetterkennyCounty DonegalRustbucket is a balance of rye and barley malt. The rye gives it a little spiciness which combines nicely with hops that contribute a citrusy note.Keg
KinnegarScraggy Bay5.3LetterkennyCounty DonegalScraggy Bay is a balanced golden ale with a snappy little bite of hops.Cask
KinnegarYannaroddy4.8LetterkennyCounty DonegalYannaroddy is rich in traditional dark roasted malt flavours laced with an exotic streak of coconut.Cask
KnockoutIrish Red Ale4.5BelfastCounty DownA gluten free Red ale hopped with WillametteCask
KnockoutMcMullan's GF APA3.9BelfastCounty DownAmerican Pale Ale With Azzacca, Cascade and Simcoe.KeyKeg
Knockout / FarmageddonGF IPA5.0BelfastCounty DownGluten Free IPA with Summit, El Dorado & Columbus, dry hopped with more El Dorado & ColumbusCask
MetalmanAtomium7.5WaterfordCounty WaterfordAromas of banana and dark fruits work in balance with a spicy Belgian yeast to deliver a medium-bodied Belgian amber that is devilishly more-ish.Cask
MetalmanBarrel Aged Heatsink5.0WaterfordCounty WaterfordOur luscious smoked chilli porter aged in a red Burgundy barrel – deep red fruits, smoke, chilli and lots of wood characterKeg
MetalmanMoonbeam5.0WaterfordCounty WaterfordA light body bursting with cocoa notes that's balanced with lashings of New Zealand hops added to the whirlpool and conditioner.Cask
MetalmanPale Ale4.3WaterfordCounty WaterfordAmerican style pale ale. Dark gold, with citrus & floral aromas produced by American hops. A dry bitter finishKeg
Mourne MountainBarneys Bitter3.9WarrenpointNewryAmber ale brewed with a touch of roast barley & dry hopped with MosaicCask
Mourne MountainMourne Gold Extra Pale Ale4.0WarrenpointNewryGold from the Mourne Mountains has a distinct composition, containing around 10% silver. The grist of Mourne Gold beer combines lager malt with 10% wheat malt, producing a very pale ale. Continental Brewers Gold hops give a fresh and fruity aroma, makingCask
Mourne MountainSwitchback Imperial Oatmeal Stout10.0WarrenpointNewryA dark, complex, full bodied ale with a slight nutty characterCask
PorterhouseNitro Red4.2DublinCounty DublinClassic Irish Red, Malt dominates with flavours of caramel and biscuit. Hint of dark fruits on pallet.Keg
PorterhouseUp and At'Em6.3DublinCounty DublinOatmeal Coffee Stout brewed with 'El Roble' coffee beans from Silverskin coffee roasters Dublin.Cask
PorterhouseYippy IPA5.0DublinCounty DublinSession IPA. Mosaic, Amarillo, and Citra hops add citrus and tropical fruit notes and flavour.Cask
RascalsHappy Days4.1RathcooleCounty DublinA mouth watering hop combination of Vic Secret, Citra, Cascade, Mosaic and Hull Melon ensures this beer gets the VIP treatment. Expect fresh mango, passion fruit, orange, melon and much more. A delicate caramel malt backbone perfectly balances this juicyKeg
Trouble BrewingAmbush5.0KillCo. KildareAmbush Pale Ale pours a hazy light straw colour with a soft pillowy white head, aromas of pineapple, mango and candied lemon come bursting out of the glass. Taste is smooth, fresh and juicy with same flavours carrying through along with subtle hints of hoKeg
Trouble BrewingDark Arts4.4KillCo. KildareCoffee, chocolate & caramel flavours. The hops complement the malt flavours for a beer that is smooth & well-balanced.Cask
Trouble BrewingDash Away5.7KillCo. KildareWith a chocolate and light roast malt aroma, this seasonal stout’s initial dark & bitter chocolate flavour is quickly replaced by rich complex malt flavours, leaving a lingering sweet cherry and dark fruit taste on the palate.Keg
Trouble BrewingGraffiti3.6KillCo. KildareGraffiti Pale Ale: A light sessionable but yet full bodied pale ale. Hopped with amarillo and citra it has burst of citrus and pine aroma/flavours with a solid malt backboneCask
Trouble BrewingSabotage5.5KillCo. KildareBrewed using five varieties of hops from around the globe. This IPA has an assertive hoppy bite, of both citrus and spice and a strong, full body.Cask
Trouble BrewingVietnow5.5KillCo. KildareVietnow is as west coast as they come. Hopped with mosaic, amarillo, simcoe, columbus, cascade, sorachi ace & centennial, expect an onslaught of resinous citrus and tropical fruit flavours. Brewed with crystal rye this also has a snap in both bitterness aCask
White HagBlack Pig4.2BallymoteCo. SligoA pleasant roastiness on the nose & a smooth mouthfeel. Balanced bitterness withsoft caramel througout. Creamy, smooth and a dry crisp at the endKeg
White HagCauldron of Plenty5.2BallymoteCo. SligoA robust, dark Porter with a silk-like finish from the addition of oats.Cask
White HagFleadh6.8BallymoteCo. SligoOur Red IPA is a symphony of complex earthy malts, with a combination of fruits and caramel, and complimented by distinctively fresh pine tonesCask
White HagLittle Fawn4.2BallymoteCo. SligoAn easy-to-drink American-style session IPA. Brewed with 100% Irish malt for a pale, very clean base; layered with Mosaic hops, famous for their ever-changing fruity aroma.Cask
White HagPuca Lemon3.5BallymoteCo. SligoA tart & refreshing wheat beer brewed with oats, lemon peel & coriander. Flavour and aroma are dominated by fresh citrus notesKeg
White HagCauldron of Plenty5.2BallymoteCo. SligoA robust, dark Porter with a silk-like finish from the addition of oats.Cask
White HagFleadh6.8BallymoteCo. SligoOur Red IPA is a symphony of complex earthy malts, with a combination of fruits and caramel, and complimented by distinctively fresh pine tonesCask
White HagLittle Fawn4.2BallymoteCo. SligoAn easy-to-drink American-style session IPA. Brewed with 100% Irish malt for a pale, very clean base; layered with Mosaic hops, famous for their ever-changing fruity aroma.Cask
White HagPuca Lemon3.5BallymoteCo. SligoA tart & refreshing wheat beer brewed with oats, lemon peel & coriander. Flavour and aroma are dominated by fresh citrus notesKeg