Dean Carroll on beer: Tipples to pair with your favourite crisps

A packet of Scampi Fries got our beer expert thinking about some great bar snack matches

These salty snacks will pair wonderfully with these three beers this month. Picture: Getty

As we roll into February, some of you will be coming out of a successful stint of dry January. For many, it will have morphed into a damp January halfway through, with the allure of a drink amidst the winter blues becoming too strong to resist.

That’s okay though, you have achieved something nonetheless, and now we can move forward with our rediscovered appreciation for a little restraint. At a recent movie night I was ...