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Lakewood Brewing Company To Release Saint Dymphna As Part Of Legendary Series

Drawing inspiration from Belgian and local mythologies, Lakewood Brewing Company every so often releases another limited batch brew in its ever-popular Legendary Series. On June 1, Lakewood will introduce its sixth release in the series, a very personal creation by Lakewood’s founder Wim Bens, that pays homage to the Belgian legend of Saint Dymphna expressed through the sweet, complex characteristic of a Belgian-style Tripel brewed with linden flowers. 424 more words

Steven Doyle

Saint Dymphna

As March rolls around, which means St. Patrick’s Day, my thoughts turn to my Irish Catholic ancestors and their faith, particular the many saints that hail from the Emerald Isle. 853 more words


a lasting legacy.

Saint Dymphna

Her father was a pagan Irish King, but her mother was a devout Christian. That had to be an interesting household, especially in the 7th century. 312 more words