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Can you still get Mcewans lager?

Can you still get Mcewans lager?

In 2003 McEwan’s 70/- was overtaken by Belhaven Best as Scotland’s best-selling ale, and McEwan’s Lager was discontinued.

Who sang Mcewans lager advert?

Grant Macintosh
THE voice behind the 80s McEwan’s Lager ‘Chinheads’ ad is having a second crack at fame — as a George Michael tribute act. Grant Macintosh and his band Love Decree sang Something So Real for the quirky TV spot. Despite its huge impact his fame was short-lived.

Who sang Caledonia in the Tennents advert?

Frankie Miller
Frankie Miller version Initially a minor hit for Dougie MacLean himself, the song’s fame had a new boost in 1991 when a cover interpretation sung by Frankie Miller was used in a Tennent’s Lager television advert.

What happened to McEwan’s lager?

Marston’s bought the McEwan’s brand from Charles Wells in 2017 as part of a £55 million deal that also included the Charles Wells brewery in Bedford, brands such as Bombardier and Courage and the UK distribution rights for Estrella Damm, Erdinger and Kirin Ichiban.

Who brews Mcewans export?

McEwan’s Export The Caledonian Brewing Company

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Who owns Mcewans beer?

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Notice and Terms of Service apply. The acquisition of the Charles Wells brewing business – which bought the McEwan’s and Younger’s brands from Heineken in 2011 – will raise Marston’s ale market share up from 11 per cent to 16 per cent.

What is the 1980s love decree?

Love Decree were a Scottish pop soul band composed of Robin Gow (keyboards/songwriter), Grant Macintosh (vocals/songwriter), Gordon Gow (percussion). They are best known for their single “Something so Real”, which featured in the McEwan’s Lager commercial, “Chinheads” in 1988.

Who was the actor in the Caledonia advert?

“It is too late for you now,” says our Scot with his handsome Caledonian eyes, “you are London’s now.” And Caledonia, as sung by Frankie Miller, plays on. Our latter day William Wallace emerges blinking into the London smog (“Smog City Shock” coughs a newspaper billboard, if you’re quick enough).

Where is Frankie Miller from?

Bridgeton, Glasgow, United KingdomFrankie Miller / Place of birthBridgeton is a district to the east of Glasgow city centre. Historically part of Lanarkshire, it is bounded by Glasgow Green to the west, Dalmarnock to the east and south, Calton to the north-west at Abercromby Street/London Road and Gallowgate to the north-east. Wikipedia

Do Mcewans still make pale ale?

This beer is no longer being produced by the brewery. British-Style India Pale Ale made Wells & Youngs.

What does Mcewans export taste like?

Taste is a decent balance of grainy, caramel malt and floral, grassy hops, as well as hints of dark fruit and red berries also coming through, with notes of fig, plum and red currant, while there is a certain mineral note to this as well.

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