US brewer Flying Dog has won listings in Tesco for two of its beers.

The Maryland-based brewer's 5.5% abv Classic Pale Ale and 7.8% Gonzo Imperial Porter a dark beer with a rich, malty body are being shipped into 169 Tesco stores this week, priced at £1.69 and £2.49 respectively.

The label of Gonzo Imperial Porter features cult US writer Hunter S Thompson, who was famous for his innovative writing style known as gonzo journalism.

The beers are exclusive to Tesco for the first year.