Award-winning beers from award-winning breweries across the UK and overseas will be available at The Island’s 2 Wetherspoon pubs during a 12-day beer festival.

Fowlers & Co. in Union Street, Ryde and The Man in the Moon in St James Street, Newport, will each be serving up to 30 beers from Italy, Brazil, Holland and the USA, as well as the UK, during a festival, which runs from Wednesday (22nd March) until Sunday 2nd April inclusive.

All beers will be priced from £2.29 to £2.39 a pint.

The overseas beers are; Back Garden, Mild the Gap, Flink, Burton Pale Ale and Continental IPA.

The UK beers include; Salopian Lemon Dream, Mauldons Blackberry Porter, Harviestoun Bitter & Twisted and Acorn Darkness.

Several unusual flavours will be present in some of the beers, including blackberries, coffee, lemon and lemongrass.

Customers will be able to sample any 3 of the real ales in special third-of-a-pint glasses for the price of a pint.

Fowlers & Co. manager, Neil Longley, said:

“We are promising our customers a superb range of award-winning ales, including some great beers from overseas and many others from brewers across the UK.

“The festival will be the perfect way for real ale enthusiasts to enjoy a range of excellent beers over 12 days.”

Tasting notes on all of the beers will be available in each of the pubs.

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