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The Ale that Made Vikings Roar

Irish Daily Mail, Monday 18 October 2010 A huge cast iron cauldron smoulders over a glowing logfire on a grassy bank outside the village of Headford, Co. Galway. A burly young man with an impressive red beard stands hunched over the giant pot, swirling a thick oakwood paddle around and around with intensely focused eyes. […]