14 North Mall,
Sunday's Well, Cork franciscanwellbrewery.com
Brewing their fine wares in Cork since 1998, Franciscan Well continues to tantalise the nation’s tastebuds with their flagship Chieftain, Rebel Red and Friar Weisse beers, a
Hop Press Tipple of the Fortnight recipient, which are also now available in shiny cans!
They produce some wonderful seasonals and small-batch brews, all of which are available – along with some outstanding pizza! – from their North Mall headquarters.
August found Franciscan Well and their Great Irish Beer Festival cohorts welcoming 24 of their fellow craft brewers and distillers to Cork City Hall for a magical three days that included Stiff Little Fingers and Le Galaxie among its musical headliners. August also found them in the thick of the action as the Big Grill BBQ & Craft Beer Festival returned to Dublin 4’s Herbert Park. Expect more of the same in 2018!
The winner of multiple World Beer Awards, details of their Monday-Friday brewery tours and tastings can be found at franciscanwellbrewery.com along with news of their collaborative hooks-up with the good folk at Jameson.