22 October, 2020

CAN – IRISH MUNRO Series #5: The Black Road Campfire Porter (24x440ml)

69.95 incl VAT

CAN – IRISH MUNRO Series #5: The Black Road Campfire Porter (24x440ml)

 

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IRISH MUNRO Series #5: The Black Road Campfire Porter
ABV 6.5% 24x440ml cans

Celebrating Ireland’s highest mountains, Irish Munros are peaks over 3,000 ft. Many of these peaks belong to the MacGillycuddy Reeks in Kerry, one is in Wicklow, and there’s one which towers over our Mitchelstown brewery, our beloved Galtymore. Since we started Eight Degrees, we’ve taken inspiration from the surrounding landscape, constantly innovating to brew adventurous beers using natural ingredients. The Irish Munro Series: continuing our Naturally Adventurous journey.

IRISH MUNRO Series #5: The Black Road Campfire Porter

Galtymore
3012 ft

Our beloved Galtymore holds a special place in our heart at Eight Degrees. The Galtees are Ireland’s highest inland mountain range, straddling the Cork, Tipperary and Limerick borders. These mountains are also key to us producing world class beers, producing wonderfully soft water via its red sandstone ridges.

The Black Road is the hillwalker route up Galtybeg and onto the higher Galtymore for magical views across the countryside. Inspired by the mountains, we’ve brewed a porter using Belgian and German malts that impart beech- and oak-smoked flavours along with coffee notes.

Dark, smooth and complex, this is the beer that we want to drink while camping beside enchanted Lough Curra below Galtymore on a chilly evening: a just reward for an afternoon’s scramble up this glorious mountain.

Tasting notes, including food pairings: IRISH MUNRO Series #5: The Black Road Campfire Porter