We have a full bar with all the standards plus an excellent range of whiskeys and spirits, over 20 Irish craft beers, over two dozen wonderful gins (including the best of Irish artisan gins) with our unique individually infused ice cubes, some lovely non alcoholic surprises, a stunning old-world focussed wine list with nearly twenty wines by the glass/pichet/half-bottle and many more by the bottle, and some of our own favourite aperitifs from around the world! Don’t be afraid to ask for recommendations… we taste them all religiously 🙂
Monk’s Lane Craft Beer Menu
Howling Gale Irish Pale Ale, 8 Degrees Brewing 5%vol Draught (Mitchelstown, Co. Cork)Full flavoured ale with a pleasant grapefruit and citrus aroma. Sugary sweetness balanced by spicy, hoppy crispness. Goes great with food.
Hairy Goat, Mountain Man Brewing 4.5% Draught/500ml Bottle (Macroom) A copper coloured IPA with strong grapefruit, passion fruit and peach aroma coupled with a well balanced hop and malt flavour.
Green Bullet, Mountain Man Brewing 4% 500ml Bottle (Macroom, Co. Cork) A light golden coloured pale ale with subtle flavours of pine and lemon and a smooth light body. Refreshing and dangerously drinkable!
Kinsale Pale Ale, Blacks Brewery 5% 500ml Bottle (Kinsale, Co Cork) Bursting with hops, honey and pine needle with notes of citrus and tropical fruits
Rocket Ship IPA, Blacks Brewery 6.5% 500ml (Kinsale) Hop, hop and h-away! KPA’s bigger bolder brother
Sneaky Owl, Cumbrian Style IPA, Mountain Man Brewing 4.6% 500ml (Macroom) a Cumbrian style Dark ale full of caramel and dark chocolate with a crisp bitter finish.
Black’s IPA, Blacks Brewery, 5% 500ml (Kinsale) Complex hoppy fruit flavours with roasty bitter coffee and chocolate tones. Dressed in black and ready to rock!
Grand Stretch IPA, 8 Degrees Brewing4.2%vol 330ml (Mitchelstown) 8 degrees seasonal special brew. Refreshing bitterness with notes of pine resin and caramelised pineapple
Cockagee Pure Irish Keeved Cider 6% 750ml (Slane, Co. Meath) A delicious, fresh naturally sparkling Keeved cider, unique in being the only Irish Cider to be made using the ancient technique of Keeving. Delicate fresh apple aromas and rich fruit flavours, a complex cider with a soft natural sparkle, bittersweet twist and long dry finish.
Stonewell Medium Dry Irish Craft Cider 5.5% 500ml (Kinsale)Stonewell is made by a small team who wash, mill and press Irish apples and then ferment juice to create the cider near Kinsale.
Ejector Seat Turf Smoked Stout, Clever Man Brewing, 4.5% 500ml (Wexford) Full-bodied deep stout flavour with a coffee aroma and wonderful hint of turf… smokey sweetness!!
Galway Hooker Irish Pale Ale 4.3% 500ml (Galway)Fresh and tangy hops. flavour to savour with a light, citrus aroma and a touch of spice
Bo Bristle Amber Ale 4.5% 500ml (Co. Offaly) Bo Bristle beers are Grade A tonsil tinglers with the added benefit of putting hairs on your chest using 100% natural malt and whole leaf hops.
Brazen Amber Ale, Carrig Brewing, 4.2%500ml (Leitrim) Combines the flavours and aromas of classic earthy hops, the caramel warmth of malt, a fruity sweetness imparted by a fine yeast and caps it off with a soft, palate-cleansing bitterness to finish.
Carrig Pilsner, Carrig Brewing, 4.4% vol 500ml (Leitrim) Distinctive New Zealand hops contribute delicious notes of tropical and stone fruits to this light refreshing beer.
Hollows and Fentimans Ginger Beer 4% 500ml (UK) All natural alcoholic ginger beer is made from just five ingredients: Ginger root, water, sugar, pear juice and yeast.
Boom Session IPA 5% 500ml (Dublin) A light, easy drinking and refreshing beer with a good malt backbone balanced with tropical fruit aromas from Amarillo and Simcoe Hops.
The Chimay Red Cap or “Première” 7% 750 ml (Belgium) This world famous Trappist monk’s beer possesses a beautiful smell coppery colour that makes it particularly attractive. Topped with a creamy head, and a slight fruity apricot.Part champagne, part beer!
Draught Pints €5.00 / Bottles: 500ml €5.25, 750ml €9.75
Dingle Original Gin with heather and lime
Bertha’s Revenge Irish Milk Gin
Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin with orange and chilli
Hendricks Gin with cucumber
Bombay Sapphire with lime
Blackwater No.5 Gin with rose petal and orange
Martin Miller’s Gin
Tanqueray No. Ten Gin with grapefruit
Beefeater Dry with orange
Sipsmith London Dry Gin
Cork Dry Gin with lemon
St. Patrick’s Potato and Juniper Gin
Fentimans Herbal Tonic Water
Fever Tree Indian Tonic Water
Schweppes Tonic & Slimline
Served by 100ml, 175ml, 250ml, 500ml, Bottle
-Domaine de Lacabasse, Colombard, Cotes de Gascogne, France
Fresh, lively, sharp and fruit forward €3.00, 5.75, 7.50, 15.00, 20.00
-Kalius, Macabeo, Spain
Juicy, zesty and light with a smooth finish €3.25, 6.00, 8.00, 16.00, 23.50
-Les Granges, Picpoul/ Sauvignon, Languedoc, France
Fresh nose of white flowers & fruits, smooth, lush and lively €3.50, 6.50, 8.50, 17.00, 25.00
-Gibault, Sauvignon Blanc, Loire Valley, France
Zingy and aromatic yet lush and smooth €3.50, 6.50, 8.50, 17.00, 26.00
-Fornas, Pinot Grigio, Italy
Summer fruits, ripe pears and crisp apples €3.50, 6.50, 8.50, 17.00, 26.00
-Domaine Bellevue Chardonnay, Loire Valley, France
Deep fruits, lovely mouth feel, surprising smooth finish €3.75, 7.00, 9.00, 18.00, 27.00
-Campo Base, Trebbiano, Soave, Italy
Explosive fruits, intense minerality and fresh juiciness €3.75, 7.00, 9.00, 18.00, 28.00
-Stables Sauvignon, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Refreshing, aromatic, tropical €4.00, 7.50, 10.00, 20.00, 30.00
-Crego e Monaguillo Godello, Monterrei, Spain
Smooth, round and creamy with citrus €4.00, 7.50, 10.00, 20.00, 30.00
-Paddy Borthwick Riesling, Wairapa, New Zealand
Aromas of lime, ginger & honey, off dry, long finish €4.25, 8.00, 11.00, 22.00, 32.00
White wine of the season:
-Jose Pariente, Verdejo, Rueda, Spain
Bold, aromatic, fresh ripe green fruits €4.25, 8.00, 11.00, 22.00, 33.00
By the bottle
-Villa Wolf, Pinot Gris, Pfalz, Germany
Refreshing unoaked fruits, delicious spritzy texture €30.00
–Brandl, Gruner Veltliner, Kamptal, Austria
Attractive varietal nose with citrus minerality and richness €35.00
-Deusa Nai, Alabarino, Rias Baixas, Spain
Fragrant, lively minerals €37.00
-Domaine Masson de Blendelet, Sancerre, Loire Valley, France
Ripe gooseberries, rich and elegant, Luscious honeyed finish €44.00
-Domaine Christian Moreau, Chablis, Burgundy, France
Fresh, flinty, crisp apples and lemon with a lovely twist €44.00
Served by 100ml, 175ml, 250ml, 500ml, Bottle
-1605, Tempranillo, Terra de Castilla, Spain
Full bodied, ripe cherry and plum, spicy aroma €3.25, 6.00, 8.00, 16.00, 21.50
–Les Granges, Merlot/Cabernet Sauvignon, Pays D’oc, France
Round, smooth and easy going €3.25, 6.00, 8.00, 16.00, 24.00
-Domaine Preignes le Vieux, Syrah, Languedoc, France
Gutsy, herbaceous, ripe, drinkable €3,50, 6.50, 8.50, 17.00, 26.00
-Ciu Ciu, Organic Montepulciano/Sangiovese, Marche, Italy
Full bodied, black fruits, hints of liquorice €3.75, 7.00, 9.50, 18.00, 28.00
-Little Odisseia, Duoro Valley, Portugal
Rich and spicy, elegant and complex €3.50, 6.50, 8.50, 17.00, 26.00
-Gougenheim, Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina
Plump and juicy, slight sweetness, gentle tannins €3.75, 7.00, 9.50, 19.00, 28.00
-Il Casolare, Montepulciano, San Lorenzo, Italy
Organic grapes, deep, rich, fruity, mellow dry finish €3.75, 7.00, 9.50, 19.00, 28.00
-Vinasperi, Tempranillo, Rioja Crianza, Spain
Round, spicy soft tannins, hint of vanilla €4.00, 7.50, 10.00, 20.00, 30.00
-Coriole, Shiraz/Sangoivese, MacLaren Vale, Australia
Medium bodied, strong nose, cherries and chocolate €4.00, 7.50, 10.00, 20.00, 30.00
-Corvo Rosso, Nero d’Avolo, Italy
Balanced, velvety smooth, oak and red berries €4.25, 8.00, 11.00, 22.00, 33.00
Red wine of the season:
-Elias Mora, Semicrianza, Toro, Spain
Rich, ripe, spicy plummy fruit, medium bodied dry finish €4.25, 8.00, 11.00, 22.00, 33.00
By the bottle
–Paper Road, Pinot Noir, Wairarapa, New Zealand
Delicate pale red, luscious strawberry finish 32.00
-Cantina Negrar, Valpolicella Ripasso, Italy
Juicy, rich and soft, cherry aromas, hint of spice 38.00
-Cantina Sampietrana, Salice Salentino, Puglia, Italy
Refined, powerful, pungent, joyous 37.00
-Chateau Tour de Pas, St. Emillion, Bordeaux, France
Berried fruit aromas, ripe and soft, balance and length 42.00
–Les Colombieres, Pomerol, Bordeaux, France
Sophisticated, silky smooth, elegant damson red fruit, ultra fine tannins 54.00
-Le Coste di Monforte, Barolo, Italy
Luminous colour, aromas of fruit and violet, mineral notes, elegant tannins 69.00
-La Grille Rose D’Anjou, Loire Valley, France
Deliciously fruity off-dry rose with a light natural spritz €3.50, 6.50, 8.50, 17.00, 30.00
-Glera Cult, Prosecco Frizzante,Italy
Glass 6.95 Bottle 28.00
-Dominio de Tharsys, Cava Brut, Macabeo, Spain
Fine bubbles, floral and citrus notes, nice grassy aromas Bottle 38.00
-Jean Pernet, Champagne, France Bottle 70.00