The site is pretty lame, it says "the link between Old Speckled Hen and MGs
is an intriguing one" then says to click on another link to learn more, but
that link doesn't tell you anything.
At any rate, go here:
to see the MG car that the beer was named after and a bit of history.
At 02:13 PM 4/17/02 -0600, David Councill wrote:
>I still don't see what the link is between MGs and Old Specked Hen (except
>for the octagon). Some of the secondary links did not respond. But on the
>good side, I now have a Speckled Hen screen saver for my computer.
>Can this ale be found here in the USA?
>At 11:22 AM 4/17/2002 -0400, Bud Krueger wrote:
> > Check out http://www.oldspeckledhen.co.uk/
> >Bud Krueger
> >Scott Allen wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > A Friend and I ran across some Old Speckled Hen in Cans a few days
> ago. On
> > > the side was an octagon logo, and the story of Old Speckled Hen which
> > began,
> > > "named after a speckled vintage MG car".
> > >
> > > I've always been vaguely aware of the connection between Old Speckled Hen
> > > and MG's, but do not know the details, and unfortunately a look
> through my
> > > MG library was not enlightening.
> > >
> > > As such, can anyone on the list shed some light on the details for me?
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