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Glasgow International Comedy Festival 2017

March is nearly upon us and that means it’s time for the Glasgow International Comedy Festival to return to the Blackfriars Basement and this year we have a fantastic line up for you folks!

Darren Connell: No Filter 9th (two shows),10th, 11th March

Scott Agnew: I’ve Snapped My Banjo String, Let’s Just Talk 10th March

Glasgow Live and Late 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th March

Larry Dean: Farcissist 11th March

Glasgow Harold Night 14th March

Neil Bratchpiece & Billy Kirkwood: Please? 16th March

Tiff Stevenson: Seven 17th March

Sean McLoughlin: Kamikaze 17th March

Ashley Storrie: Full Frontal Storrie 18th March

Damien Clarke: Live at Blackfriars 18th March

Fern Brady: Male Comedienne 24th March

Andrew Doyle: Future Tense 24th March

Chris Forbes: Funtime Forbesy 25th March

John Hastings: The John Hastings 25th March

Hailey Boyle: Committed 26th March

 

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Blackfriars Bottle Beer Menu 21/10/16 – 27/10/16

Blackfriars Bottled Beer Menu

Bottle of the Week

Burning Sky

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Gaston – Belgian style pale ale 6%

What you should be drinking:
A small pick from our guest fridge

Beavertown: (London, England)
 Gamma Ray APA 5.4%

Brooklyn: (New York, USA)
 Black Chocolate Stout 10%

Burning Sky: (West Firle, England)
 Saison Le Printemps 4.3%
Gaston 6%

Cloudwater: (Manchester, England)
 DIPA V6 9%

The Kernel Brewery: (London, England)
 Citra IPA 6.7%
 Mosaic Nelson Sauvin 6.7%

Magic Rock Brewery: (Huddersfield, England)
 Highwire Grapefruit 5.5%
 Common Grounds – Coffee Porter 5.4%

Moor: (Bristol, England)
 Guardian of Peace 7%
 PMA 5.3%
 So’ Hop 4.1%

Redchurch: (London, England)
 Hoxton Stout 6%
 Old Ford 7.4%

Siren: (Wokingham, England)
 White Tips 4.5%

Tempest: (Melrose, Scotland)
 Long White Cloud 5.6%Wild Beer Co: (Westcombe, England)
 Madness IPA 6.8%

Bavarian Beauts

Erdinger:
 Dunkel 5.3%

Paulaner:
 Hefe-Weissbier 5.5%

Scheider Weiss:
 Tap 7 Mein Original 5.4%
Tap 6 Aventinus 8.2% ****Staff Favourite****

Schofferhoffer:
 Hefeweizen 5%

Schlenkerla:
 Marzen 5.1%
 Helles 4.3%

Blessed Be the Belgians

Chimay: Trappist Abbey Ales
 Tripel 7%
 Brun 8%
 2015 9%

Orval – Subtly sweet pale ale 6.2%

Delerium Tremens – Extra strength pale ale 8.5%

Timmermans:
 Kriek – Cherry Lambic 4%
 Frambozen – Raspberry Lambic 4%

Duvel – Strong golden ale 8.5%

Rodenbach Grand Cru – Sour red ale 6%

Real Good Real Ale
Our favourites this week:

 Cromarty: Atlantic Drift – Session IPA 3.5%
 Edinbrew: Industrial Pale Ale – Traditional IPA
 Fallen: Grapevine – Pale ale 5.4%
 Hawkshead Brewery: Lakeland Gold – Golden ale 4.4%
 Tiny Rebel: Random Name Generator – IPA 4.8%
 Wild Beer Co: Millionaire – Salted caramel milk stout 4.7%
 Wylam: 002 Mandarina Bavaria – Golden ale 4%

“There is no such thing as a bad beer. It’s that some taste better than others.” -Billy Carter

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Blackfriars Bottled Beer Menu 14/10/16 – 20/10/16

Blackfriars Bottled Beer Menu

Bottle of the Week

Victory Hop Devil IPA 6.7%

What you should be drinking:
A small pick from our guest fridge

Beavertown: (London, England)
 Gamma Ray APA 5.4%

Brooklyn: (New York, USA)
 Black Chocolate Stout 10%

Burning Sky: (West Firle, England)
 Saison Le Printemps 4.3%
 Gaston 6%

Dark Star: (Sussex, England)
 Oak Aged Critical Mass 7.4%

Evil Twin: (New York, USA)
 Low Life 5.5%

The Kernel Brewery: (London, England)
 Citra IPA 6.7%
 Mosaic Nelson Sauvin 6.7%

Magic Rock Brewery: (Hudderfield, England)
 Highwire Grapefruit 5.5%
 Common Grounds – Coffee Porter 5.4%

Moor: (Bristol, England)
 Guardian of Peace 7%
 PMA 5.3%
 So’ Hop 4.1%

Redchurch: (London, England)
 Hoxton Stout 6%
 Old Ford 7.4%

Siren: (Wokingham, England)
 White Tips 4.5%

Tempest: (Melrose, Scotland)
 Long White Cloud 5.6%

Tiny Rebel: (Newport, Wales)
 Hadouken 7.4%

Victory: (Pennsylvania, USA)
 Hop Devil IPA 6.7%

Wild Beer Co: (Westcombe, England)
 Madness IPA 6.8%

Bavarian Beauts

Erdinger:
 Dunkel 5.3%

Paulaner:
 Hefe-Weissbier 5.5%

Scheider Weiss:
 Tap 7 Mein Original 5.4%
Tap 6 Aventinus 8.2% Staff Favourite

Schofferhoffer:
 Hefeweizen 5%

Schlenkerla:
 Marzen 5.1%
 Helles 4.3%

Blessed Be the Belgians

Chimay: Trappist Abbey Ales
 Tripel 7%
 Brun 8%
 2015 9%

Orval – Subtly sweet pale ale 6.2%

Delerium Tremens – Extra strength pale ale 8.5%

Timmermans:
 Kriek – Cherry Lambic 4%
 Frambozen – Raspberry Lambic 4%

Duvel – Strong golden ale 8.5%

Rodenbach Grand Cru – Sour red ale 6%

Real Good Real Ale.

Our favourites this week:

 Tiny Rebel: Dirty Stop Out – smoked oak stout 5%

 Wild Beer Co: Millionaire – salted caramel milk stout 4.7%

 Kelburn: Red Smiddy – caramel malted amber 4.1%

 Cromarty: Atlantic Drift – session IPA 3.5%

 Crouch Vale: Amarillo – premium golden ale 5%

“Beer makes you feel the
way you ought to without
beer.”
Henry Lawson