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Malt
I hopped in the van for a trip to Cork on Monday. MCI or Malting Company of Ireland was the destination. These are the guys who take our Kilkenny grown Barley and malt it so we can use it for brewing. For those of you in the know about Barley we use the variety Propino. As you may also know only the finest grade barley is malted for use in brewing. We have done extensive taste and brewing tests with…

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Welcome
Oh the week that was #KKCBF16. What a week for the crew here at Costellos. Whilst getting the day jobs (brewing Costellos) done we also had to organise a week long beer festival in Kilkenny. Kilkenny Craft Beer Festival is the only week long beer festival in Ireland and unique in many other ways too. But it all takes a load of planning and hours of hard work, painting, chalkboard writing, decorating, and of course brewing. We kicked off the…

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