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Beerista: A round-up of the latest new Irish craft beer releases for spring

Sweet mention from Sorcha (Irish Times) Among a few other new spring releases to look out for over the month is Black Donkey’s TKO. This is the Roscommon brewery’s first foray into the IPA style. Citrus hops With plenty of pine and citrus hops, it’s a traditional US-style IPA and is described by brewer Richard Siberry as “a trip back to the…

Black Donkey – Bottling passion in Ballinlough – Roscommon People December 2016

Lovely visit from the Roscommon People December 21, 2016                Written by Dan Dooner http://www.roscommonpeople.ie/lifestyle/51-lifestyle/black-donkey-bottling-passion-in-ballinlough Last Monday, I reluctantly left the excitement of the office behind and made my way to Black Donkey Brewery in Ballinlough with photographer, Andrew Fox. It’s a tough job but someone’s gotta do it! We were met at the brewery by owner, Richard Siberry, and brew expert, Glenn Reid. “This…

thetaste.ie – 10 Great Irish Craft Beers We Tried in 2016

Number 3 on the list – Beyond Rye Pale Ale Black Donkey Beyond Rye IPA – €3.00 (on offer from €3.40) (50cl Bottle) If you’re not feeling like stepping into the dark side or painting the pint red with ales, but you still want something rich and with lots of character, a Rye IPA is the beer for you, and this one…

Irish Times Saturday 10th September – Black Donkey included in 7 beers to try RDS Craft Beer Festival

Off to the Irish Craft Beer Festival? There are 7 beers you should try while there 7 beers to try There’s a massive selection of Irish, and some international, beers being served up this weekend – Beerista recommends keeping an eye out for these quality offerings, including : Black Donkey: Blackberry Sheep Stealer I’m a fan of this Roscommon brewery’s Saison, which…

thetaste.ie – unmissable beer at the RDS Craft Beer Festival

Beyond and Sheep Stealer with blackberries –   thetaste.ie Beyond RyePA, 4.8% ABV. Rich, toasted and with a pleasant hoppy character. The brewers gave us an insider’s tip: on Saturday morning they’ll have a special version of their popular Sheep Stealer, with blackberries, don’t miss it.    

Beerista: The after-work pint – The Irish Times August 6th 2016

Beerista: The after-work pint Having a beer after a long day, or week, is one of life’s simple pleasures. In Germany they even have a word for it – the “feierabendbier” is the beer you drink to celebrate when you get off work. It could be the only beer of the evening, or the one to kick off your weekend – either…

Ireland AM on TV3 – International Beer Day 5th August 2016

We were on the TV this morning for ‪#‎InternationalBeerDay‬ Check out the review of Sheep Stealer on Ireland AM http://www.tv3.ie/3player/show/809/112206/0/International-Beer-Day  

Marian Finucane RTE Radio 1 Saturday 28 August 2015

Listen to Richard talk to Marian Finucane on RTE Radio 1     Marian is joined by Richard Siberry (Black Donkey Brewing), Sarah Roarty (N17 Brewing) and the Irish Times drinks correspondent John Wilson.

Marian Finucane RTE Radio 1 Saturday 15 August 2015

Listen to Richard talk to Marian Finucane on RTE Radio 1 Second Curve Marian talks to 3 people who have made big career changes. Richard Siberry has swapped a life in the New York Stock Market for life as a brewer in Roscommon with the Black Donkey Brewing Company

Tis the Season for Saisons – Leinster Leader August 2015

Beer of the week ………… There's @BlackDonkeyBeer featuring in this wks @leinsleadernews beer with @missjudithboyle pic.twitter.com/vJ0i8QOHPB — Susan Boyle (@miss_susanboyle) August 4, 2015