Yesterday June 20th, 2019, at the Coldiretti* headquarters in Roma, Consorzio Birra Italiana was presented. The Consortium has been created to safeguard Italian craft beer. Its aim is to guarantee the origin of the ingredients used in the production of craft beer and strengthen its authentic Italian identity.
Craft breweries that are committed to use at least 51% Italian ingredients can join the Consortium. Its President is Teo Musso, who has based his entire experience as agricultural entrepreneur on these principles.
You can read the full press release issued by Coldiretti here.
(in the picture: Teo with Ettore Prandini, President of Coldiretti)
*Coldiretti, with a half million members, is the leading organization of farmers at national and European level. Articulated through offices in every region and in each Italian province, has 724 offices and 5000 regional sections.