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    Cork City Marathon 2016

    Our Mountain Man team completed their first half marathon at the Cork City Marathon last week.  Well done to the members of our Mountain Man Running Club who ran the half and full marathons as […]

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    Social Media Awards Nomination

    Yahoooo, we’ve been nominated in 5, yes 5 different categories for this year’s Social Media Awards. The categories include:

    Facebook for small business – In house
    Twitter – In house
    Use of social media by SME
    Integrated social media […]

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    Micro Brewed Logo

    The Beer Ireland – Micro Brewed logo is an initiative of Beer Ireland Artisan Brewer’s Association.  The logo was developed to identify and promote beer brewed by independently owned Irish microbreweries.

    The Micro Brewed logo identifies […]

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Queen of Beards 2016

Back in 2014, a casual tweet to the Dublin Ladies Craft Beer Society looking for our first lady to join our “That Beard is Mighty Club” spurred a little idea that we call Queen of […]

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Questions you wanted to know but were too afraid to ask!

Where did the name Hairy Goat come from?

What does dancing Sligo Style actually look like?
Is Banjo’d Bruce a real person?

Can I really get hotdog fingers?
Will they ever find a cure for the Lough Derg runs?
Why […]

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Cork City Marathon 2016

Our Mountain Man team completed their first half marathon at the Cork City Marathon last week.  Well done to the members of our Mountain Man Running Club who ran the half and full marathons as […]

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Killarney BeerFest Winners

We had a huge response to this competition, with over 500 entries.  So without wasting any more time, here are the names picked from the hat……..

The winners of a pair of day passes to any […]

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Killarney BeerFest Weekend Giveaway

We’ve got an absolutely fantastic giveaway that you’d be crazy to miss.

Killarney BeerFest in association with Beoir runs from Friday May 27th to Sunday 29th.

We’ve got day passes for the festival to give away as […]

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Social Media Awards Nomination

Yahoooo, we’ve been nominated in 5, yes 5 different categories for this year’s Social Media Awards. The categories include:

Facebook for small business – In house
Twitter – In house
Use of social media by SME
Integrated social media […]

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Micro Brewed Logo

The Beer Ireland – Micro Brewed logo is an initiative of Beer Ireland Artisan Brewer’s Association.  The logo was developed to identify and promote beer brewed by independently owned Irish microbreweries.

The Micro Brewed logo identifies […]

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SME Award Finals

We’re delighted to be listed as finalists in this years SME Awards.

We’re finalists in the food & drinks category.

The winners will be announced on Friday April 16th 2016.

Wish us luck.

 

 

 

 

 

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Mountain Man Running Club

At Mountain Man, we like beer and running and I know we’re not alone.  So, we’re introducing our Mountain Man Running Club.

If you’re like us and enjoy running (either for pleasure or because you’re being […]

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Shortlisted for Awards

It’s been a busy few days as we’ve just learned that we’ve been shortlisted for two awards.

The SME Awards 2016 – Food & Drink Category

The National Enterprise Awards 2016

Fingers crossed everyone!

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Buy Our Beer On-Line

We’re delighted to announce that you can now buy our beers through our on-line shop.

There’s a minimum order of 3 cases and we are currently only shipping within Ireland, but it doesn’t stop everyone else […]

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Sneaky Owl Label Code

February 14th 2016 is the first anniversary since we released our Sneaky Owl dark ale to the world and to celebrate, we’ve got a big prize to give away.

Some of you may have noticed some […]

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Bronze Medal Wins

We’re delighted to announce our Bronze Medal wins at the 2016 Alltech Dublin Craft Beer Cup for both Hairy Goat and Sneaky Owl.

This adds to our medal haul of silver and bronze for Hairy Goat […]

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Hairy Goat IPAncake

If you’re looking for a classic pancake Tuesday recipe then you’ve come to the wrong place.  This is pancakes for people who cook outside the lines……..  This is an IPAncake with a Hairy Goat IPA […]

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Franciscan Well Cask Festival 2016

We’ll have some of our beers at the Franciscan Well Cask Festival again this year.  You’ll now get another chance to enjoy a few of our ould aged beers specially for the festival.

No Country for […]

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Pints ‘n Purls

I’ve been known to knit at pubs for a long time before you could find Mountain Man beer in pubs or off licences and I’ve even knit during the quiet afternoon hours at some Craft […]

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Queen of Beards

A casual tweet to the Dublin Ladies Craft Beer Society that we were on the look for our first lady to join the That Beard is Mighty Club spurred a little idea that I’m calling […]

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Green Bullet Label – Who Designs This Stuff?

Following our post on the background to our logo design, I sat down to put together the details of how each of our beer names & award winning label designs came about.  This will give you […]

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“That Beard is Mighty” Club – December 2013

Here’s the latest member of our “That Beard is Mighty” club.  This fine beard selected the club, we didn’t interfere in the process.  If your beard thinks it could be a member, then just send us […]

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T-Shirts, Get your T-Shirts here!

The clock is ticking away and it won’t be long until a big bearded fella lands into your house uninvited, drinks your beer and eats all your damn biscuits.  Don’t get caught out again this […]

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“That Beard is Mighty” September 2013 Members

Here’s our newest members of our “That Beard is Mighty” Club.

 

 

 

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Mountain Man’s “That Beard is Mighty” Club

Since we’ve come across some mighty beards on our travels over the past few months, we thought there needs to be a club for that sort of thing.  So here it is.  We’re officially announcing […]

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Road to Irish Craft Beer & Cider Festival 2013

Well we managed to survive the 2013 Irish Craft Beer Festival. It was brilliant craic and we had so much fun.  We’re already making plans for next year, but I decided we’d better have a […]

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The Origins of Mountain Man

Have ya ever wonder where the Mountain Man image came from?  An old photo of Ned Kelly perhaps?  Maybe one of the lads from ZZ Top or that weird fella in the pub that of […]

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Mr. Badger’s suffering from Cabin Fever!!!

 

Mr. Badger is not having a good day.  It was ladies day at the Galway races, and as usual the weather started messing with his hair and someone else was wearing the same leopard skin […]