Celebrating the Craft of Beer, Spirits and Cocktails

Welcome to The Missing Drink. If you're looking for discussion on topics ranging from craft beer culture, the brewing industry and the business of beer to experiments in the world of cocktails and mixology, you've come to the right place! Grab a beer, get comfortable and come join the conversation! Iechyd da!

Beer News
This Week In Brews - May 4th 2014

This Week In Brews – May 4th 2014

This Week In Brews – Beer News – – – – – This week’s beer news from Britain and around the world. – – – – – The Brewer’s Association, the trade organisation that represents thousands of America’s craft breweries and a global authority on craft beer released its annual amendments to its Beer Style...
This Week In Brews - April 27th 2014

This Week In Brews – April 27th 2014

This Week In Brews – Beer News – – – – – This week’s beer news from Britain and around the world. – – – – – In British beer news, there was British success in the World Beer Cup hosted in Denver, Colorado.. Five medals were awarded to British brews, out of 4754 beers...
AB InBev Launch Craft Beer Price War

AB InBev Launch Craft Beer Price War

Last week, I wrote an article on this site titled “What is Craft Beer?”, in which I discussed how macrobrewers like AB InBev have started to seek control of the craft beer market. One of the methods I mentioned was buying out popular craft brands, and I used the example of AB InBev’s purchase of...
#MashTag

#MashTag

#MashTag is the latest idea from BrewDog, the Scottish brewery that prides itself on difference, leading the charge of Craft Beer in Britain and hitting the headlines with new brews. #MashTag is a crowdsourced beer – “A beer by the people, for the people”, brewed with the help of social medis. BrewDog used Facebook, Twitter...