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How common is Guinness with a Smithwicks head in Ireland?

As Anon mentions above, you're probably thinking of Smithwick's with a Guinness head, rather than the other way around — Guinness has a creamier head, which I think is the reason why people order it. ...
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Who made or makes spirits from poisonous Heracleum?

This book "Reise Um Die Erde Durch Nord-Asien und Die Beiden Oceane ..., Part 1, Volume 3 By Adolph Erman", available on googleBooks, which describes a trip to Russia in 1828-30 quotes yet another ...
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Are Birra Moretti Beers from the series "Le regionali" still available?

Can't tell you shops or supermarkets, but buying in internet should be possible, e.g. here: bevandeadomicilio.com, trovaprezzi.it, Amazon.it. I didn't look for sales outside Italy, since you ...
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Traditional drinks for celebrating the Feast of the Epiphany?

According to the wiki that you linked: The earliest reference to Epiphany as a Christian feast was in A.D. 361, by Ammianus Marcellinus. So, it would be pertinent to drink wines made from Italian ...
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Microbrewery in Porto, Portugal? Port, Porter, Porto, Portugal?

Yes, there are craft beer pubs in Porto and microbreweries from Porto! Particularly, Cerveja Letra was born not far from Porto and later opened a beer garden in Porto; Cervejaria do Carmo has around ...
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Local microbreweries and craft beer in Tokyo

Another one is Ryujin Shuzo Brewery or Ginko Kura Brewery, from Gunnma Prefecture, not too far from the capital. Oze no Yukidoke IPA (that I tasted) seems to be their most popular product. I am ...
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Craft beers and Microbreweries in Pittsburgh?

A search on Google Maps gave me these results: Bier's Pub & War Streets Brewery Brew Gentlemen (in Braddock, PA) Dancing Gnome Beer Grist House Craft Brewery Hop Farm Brewing Company Penn Brewery ...
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Where is Archetype microbrewery in Vietnam?

Where is Archetype microbrewery in Vietnam? Archetype microbrewery is a relatively new microbrewery (2019) situated in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam? Archetype No Name Pale Ale Bottle at Biacraft ...
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Which Brazilian beers are found outside Brazil?

Brahma and Bohemia are the only Brazilian beers I’ve seen in the United States but only at specialty stores. But this isn’t terribly surprising to me. The vast majority or Brazilian beer is lager and ...
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Are Birra Moretti Beers from the series "Le regionali" still available?

Yes, they are still available for sale in Italy when I write, in May 2019: just two days ago I shared with a friend one Moretti alla Toscana and one alla Piemontese. Le Regionali can mainly be found ...
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Broadening my horizons (Ale recommendations in South West UK)

I am pleased to add a pint that I enjoyed particularly: Firefly Bitter is an excellent 3.7% amber ale produced by Hanlons Brewery in the county of Devon. Further, why not to try those of St. Austell ...
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Are there any microbrewery in Lisbon/Tomar in portugal?

Almost five years after this question was asked I can add Quimera Brewpub, in Rua Prior do Crato, Lisbon, that I visited in March 2019. The About page of their website states: We have 12 taps of ...
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