Imported beers

At Direct Distribution, we supply you with a complete selection of beers, ciders, and alcohols. If you or your clients are in search of drinks with international flavours, you can consult our table of products.

We are always open to importing new products, in order to add to our selection and allow us to offer you the largest range possible.

Available in kegs
Available in bottles
Available in cans

Product Origin Type Alcohol % Availability
Metalman Equinox
Sunshine in a glass! Equinox is a refreshing wheat lager designed with lazy sunny days in mind. Hazy bright yellow, it’s a smooth and refreshing beer with a light dry finish. Orange and lemon peel are added to the brew kettle for a burst of citrus, along with some ground coriander to give a hint of spice on the end.
Ireland Blanche lager 4.6
Belhaven Craft Pilsner Lager
The craft pilsner is brewed using 100% Scottish barley classic lager yeast and water drawn from our own brewery well. A long, cool fermentation and extended maturation produce a classic continental style pilsner with a pleasant biscuity aroma and a fresh lightly malted flavour.
UK - Scotland Lager 4.8
Foxes Rock Gluten Free Lager
This refreshing gluten-free lager has a classic clean, crisp flavour with a good balance of hop character from traditional European hops.
Ireland Gluten Free Lager 4.5
Foxes Rock India Pale Lager
This hybrid beer style has a clean lager backbone with the fruity hop character of an IPA. Specially selected New Zealand hops bring a burst of citrus and tropical fruit.
Ireland IPL 5.2
Moosehead Lager
This golden lager is highly refreshing, offering a fine balance between malt sweetness and hop bitterness. Brewed with 100% Canadian two-row pale malt and Moosehead’s own lager yeast, Moosehead Lager is cool fermented and cold aged to impart its award-winning flavour.
Canada Lager 5.0
San Miguel
With a rich golden colour and a nose of lightly smoked cereals, the original San Miguel perfectly balances bitterness and roasted barley notes to deliver a uniquely rich flavour. It’s a taste that lingers beautifully, before gradually fading into a subtle hint of liquorice.
Spain Lager 4.5
Tiger Beer is a pale lager beer internationally renowned for taste and quality. Every Tiger goes through a strict brewing process which takes over 500 hours and uses only the finest quality ingredients from Australia and Europe. The result is the intensely refreshing, full-bodied taste of one the world’s leading contemporary beer brands.
Singapore Lager 5.0
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Dublin Abbaye
Amber beer in the traditional Belgian style inspired by the saints. Dublin Abbaye Belgian Ale is a beer that hides its strength behind banana and apricot aromas ending in a clean and subtle malty taste. Notes of ripe banana, juicy peach with a touch of malted biscuit to finish.
Ireland Ale 7.3
Belhaven Speyside Oak Aged Ale
A smooth, full-bodied golden ale from Belhaven, with sweet vanilla oak and subtle whisky notes, aged in oak Speyside whiskey barrels. The malt whiskies of Speyside are world famous for their sweetness and elegance – giving this outstanding beer poise and finesse as well as depth.
UK - Scotland Ale 6.4
Belhaven 90/~ Wee Heavy
A rich, strong beer showcasing our finest Scottish malted barley. Roasted malt sweetness balanced by a spicy fruitiness. Complex, full-bodied, sweet, rich, and strong – like Christmas Cake in a glass!

UK - Scotland Scottish ale 7.4
Coopers Sparkling Ale
This lager pours a slightly cloudy appearance and releases sweet, malty and fruity aromas reminiscent of caramel and peach. In the mouth, it features sweet flavours of hops and malt. The whole is finely balanced and the full malt flavours allow the hop bitterness to express itself.
Australia Amber 5.8
Porterhouse Red Ale
A superior traditional red ale. Break through a balmy heavy cream head to a fruit filled characterful mouth, poised over caramel notes derived from deep roasted malts and not burnt sugar-like artificial additives.
Ireland Red ale 4.2
Foxes Rock Red Ale
A classic Irish red ale with toffee, biscuit and caramel notes from speciality malts, balanced with a light bitterness and a spicy note from traditional hops.
Ireland Red ale 4.5
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Porterhouse Oyster Stout
A superbly balanced brew, smooth and rounded without being bland. More sweetness derived from fresh oysters shucked into the conditioning tank, what a way to go! ...but of course not suitable for vegetarians.
Ireland Stout 4.6
Porterhouse Plain Porter
Technically a Porter (a lighter stout), a smooth-edged velvety mouthful, just a hint of bitterness with no sourness - deeply aromatic but not overpowering. Immortal.
Ireland Porter 4.2
Foxes Rock Stout
A dark Irish stout with a creamy white head, smooth and full-bodied. Black and chocolate malts give a rich chocolate and coffee character to the beer.
Ireland Stout 4.5
>Scottish Brown Ale
100% Scottish malt and finest English hops in perfect balance. Smooth, rich and nutty: a classically crafted Scottish Ale.
UK - Scotland Ale 5.2
Belhaven Best
Scotland's best-selling ale, from the home of Scottish brewing. A sweet malty beer with lots of toffee & caramel notes from the pale and crystal malts. Fresh dry hop taste comes from the Challenger and Goldings which also give a satisfying bitter finish.
UK - Scotland Ale 4.2
Belhaven Black
Brewed using pure Scottish water and a unique blend of Scottish triple malts sourced from the finest locally grown barley. Fresh roasted aroma and taste with a hint of coffee from the roasted barley. Simply hopped with Challenger to provide a clean low level bitterness for a deep flavoured yet sessionable pint.
UK - Scotland Stout 4.2
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Truman's Pale Ale
Truman's Pale Ale is a hoppy tasty ale brewed with zesty hops from New Zealand. Bold, fruity and aromatic, with aromas and flavours of freshly squeezed citrus fruit. True refreshment.
UK - England Pale ale 4.1
Belhaven Twisted Thistle
A modern, balanced, hop-forward IPA, late hopped with Cascade and Hersbrucker to give a nose-full of citrus grapefruit hops. Citrussy hop aroma develops into a mouthwatering juiciness and finishes with a refreshingly bitter bite. 100% Scottish barley malt in the mash gives a big, satisfying, full-bodied beer.
UK - Scotland IPA 5.6
Double Hop Monster
A huge beer, bursting with aromatic hop character with a refreshing bitter finish. A blonde, light gold colour with a fresh hop and tropical fruit aroma.
UK - England IPA 7.2
Foxes Rock American-Style IPA
This American-style IPA is bursting with citrust fruits, with a balancing malty backbone. Clean and refreshing bitterness.
Ireland IPA 5.2
Foxes Rock Session IPA
Our Session IPA has subtle malt character carrying grapefruit and stone fruit flavours from the use of Simcoe and Mosaic hops.
Ireland Session IPA 4.1
Foxes Rock Pale Ale
A medium-bodied pale ale, balanced with a soft bitterness and a gentle fruity hop profile from Cascade and Chinook hops.
Ireland Pale Ale 4.5
Metalman Pale Ale
American style pale ale, dark gold in colour with a delicate white head. Citrus and floral aromas lead into hop flavours characterised by grapefruit and mandarin produced by American hops. A dry bitter finish makes this an eminently enjoyable and refreshing beer.
Ireland Pale ale 4.3
Metalman Calypso
Juicy tropical IPA, with lots of melon and pineapple on the nose, a light malt character and a delicate bitterness on the finish. We call this one our South East IPA, because, you know, why not? Tastes dangerously like more, so kick back, relax and call for another one…
Ireland IPA 5.6
Porterhouse Yippy IPA
Please rise for an American style IPA blessed with a golden opalescence that is sure to delight your tastebuds. Zesty notes of lemon and grapefruit match the fruity, juicy flavour of citrus (Cascade, Amarillo, Moasic, Citra) and a subtle, fresh, pine spice (Nugget, Centennial). A light but chewy body, and we all like that, with subtle bitterness leaves the palate tingling and ready for more.
Ireland IPA 5.0
Coopers Pale Ale
The Original Pale Ale is an Australian beer with a fruity character and a strong flavour impression, fermented in the bottle a second time for it to refine its flavours. It challenges the nose with fruity aromas of hops and light scents of malt. In the mouth it displays a well-balanced whole, the malty roundness reveals a moderate but short-lasting bitterness. The back of the mouth is quite dry.
Australia Pale ale 5.4
Paname Brewing Co. Barge du Canal
This superb copper-blond beer has a nice full body and a generous hoppy flavor.
France (craft beer) IPA 6.0
Paname Brewing Co. Oeil de Biche
Named after the “oeil de biche” tattoo that distinguished members of the Apaches (a gang that ruled the streets Paris during the Belle Époque), this pale ale is crisp and fruity, with a fresh, hoppy nose and a clear, luminous color.
France (craft beer) Pale ale 4.6
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Côte Breton Blackcurrant & Raspberry
This new blackcurrant and raspberry cider is made from 100% Brittany apples. Refreshing and fruity, it's the perfect summer drink.
France Cider 4.0
Côte Breton Lime & Ginger
This peppery, lime and ginger cider is refreshing and full of spice.
France Cidre 4.0
Belhaven Craft Cider
A crisp and refreshing apple cider.
UK - Scotland Cider 5.0
Bulmers Original
Bulmers Original is patiently vat matured to deliver a pure, crisp, refreshing flavour and natural character. A time honoured tradition that is part of its authentic heritage.
UK - England Cider 4.5
Bulmers Pear
The first flavour variation for Bulmers since their doors opened, Bulmers Pear was launched in 2009 and became an instant success. The best quality pears are ripened and selected to provide a distinctive character and a delicately refreshing taste.
UK - England Cider 4.5
Le Fèvre
An inspired re-imagining of the Lefevre family recipe made from 100% fresh pressed apples. Crafted from a blend of six different varieties of French apples. Cidre brut is fermented at low temperatures and aged in tanks for up to five months to deliver a dry and robust apple cider.
France Cider 4.9
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Belhaven 1719
Launched to celebrate our 300th anniversary, 1719 pours three centuries of brewing expertise into creating a perfectly modern session pale ale. Triple hopped with Centennial for our triple centenary, along with Mandarina Bavaria and Galaxy hops to produce a clean, bright, mouthwatering pale ale.
April - December 2019
UK - Scotland Pale Ale 5.0
Metalman Moonbeam
Dark beer with a light body, bursting with cocoa notes, and a devilishly hoppy character from lashings of hops in the whirlpool and conditioner. Not that easy to fit into a given style, so make of it what you will – but we like it!
January - March 2019
Ireland India Black Ale 5.0
Metalman Ironmonger
Time for some hoppy goodness! Who doesn’t crave a luscious malty body and a fruity citrus finish? Get stuck into this amber IPA and let the good times roll!
March - May 2019
Ireland Amber IPA 6.5
Metalman Bossanova!
New-England style IPA, hazy, juicy, fruity and awesome.
May - July 2019
Ireland New England IPA 6.0
Metalman Tiptango
Bright citrussy session IPA, bursting with tart orange, lemon and grapefruit flavour!
June - August 2019
Ireland Session IPA 4.0
Porterhouse Slurpasaurus
Match the fruity, juicy flavour of citrus (Cascade, Amarillo, Mosaic, Citra) and subtle, fresh, pine spice (Nugget, Centennial). A light but chewy body, and we all like that, with subtle bitterness leaves the palate tingling and ready for more.
April - September 2019
Ireland IPA 5.3
Porterhouse Up & At 'Em
A complex but balanced carbonated jet-black coffee stout with a hint of smoke. This beer is carbonated instead of nitrogenated, to enhance the coffee aroma and create a velvet mouth feel with the viscosity of engine oil.
Février - avril 2019
Ireland Coffee nitro stout 6.0
Porterhouse Milkshake IPA
A new sub-type to the New England Style of IPA. Lactose provides a sweetness and velvety texture which is accentuated by tropical hops, fruit and vanilla.
April - August 2019
Ireland Milkshake IPA 6.0
Porterhouse Smash
The Porterhouse first Single Malt Single Hop brew. Hallertau Blanc hops are combined with hunter malt, a heritage malt from Minch Maltings, Co. Kildare.
March 2019
Ireland Pale ale 4.2
PBC Baron Rouge
A ring of creamy mousse tops a deep, bourbon-colored body. First comes the surprisingly fruity nose, then the malty attack, followed by a refined bitter finish.
Dates depending on brewing
France Red ale 4.7
PBC Bête Noire
The Bête Noir (or “pet peeve”) Black IPA is a mahogany brown beer topped by a generous ivory mousse. The smoked malts perfectly balance out the dry bitterness of the hops.
Dates depending on brewing
France Black IPA 6.0
PBC Casque d’Or
This slightly cloudy beer boasts a color as golden as the hair of the temptress who toyed with Apache gang members in the French film Casque d’Or. It has a floral nose, and the aromas’ sweetness is brought out with a pinch of spice.
Dates depending on brewing
France Saison 5.2
PBC Singe en Hiver
An homage to the French cult film A Monkey in Winter, this beer has a light, lively and refreshing character with a lasting bitter dryness from hops.
Dates depending on brewing
France Lager 4.9