THE jury may still be out on the benefits of devolution for the burgeoning beer industry in Northern Ireland, but there can be little doubt that state intervention has helped make Bavaria one of the regions most readily associated with good beer.
STEVE Flynn is his usual happy-clappy self, although, despite the religious adherence to a plant-based lifestyle (also incorporating yoga and dawn swims in the sea), there is nothing ‘preachy’ about this half of the Happy Pear – probably the most famous vegans in Ireland today.
DO YOU read food labels? What do you look for? Maybe you rely on the traffic light style labelling on the front of the pack, or perhaps you take a deeper delve and try to decipher the more detailed nutrition information panel on the back of the pack.