What is IGA beer? (spoiler: Italian Grape Ale)

The queen of Italian Craft Beers. Info, details, BJCP definition, a recipe for homebrewers: everything about Italian Grape Ale beer.

Talking about Italian Craft Beer means that we must talk about something that will make you melt. Something that connects the traditional Italian beverage with the one that this blog talks about: the Italian Grape Ale. Is there anything more interesting for the people involved in the Italian beverage market? Maybe not.


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Doppio malto: What does it mean?

What is a DOPPIO MALTO BEER?! If you have purchased an Italian Craft Beer, and carefully read the back label, you probably have read a quite strange therm: DOPPIO MALTO. What does “doppio malto” mean? Enter and read the definition.

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Independent Craft (Italian) Brewery. Italy has now its indie seal

Unionbirrai creates the seal to identify the Italian Craft and Independent Breweries.

Italy has now its indie seal. Read more!


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Drink craft beer in Florence

I love this city. Florence has something magic: delicate light, romantic views, unbelievable, beautiful details in every single corner. And a lot of nice places to enjoy a glass of craft beer and a work of art. Enter and plan your trip to Florence museums and best pubs.

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What is an Italian craft beer?

Italy is one of the countries richest in craft foods. Thanks to a wide culinary and food culture, differing from region to region, Italy is incredibly rich and offer you an enormous variety of agricultural products. Italy is also well known for its craft beverage: local wines, grappa, special fruit-spirits, and craft beers.

But what does Italian Craft Beer mean?


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