Entries tagged ‘drought’

  • 04.23.08Cost of Beer Causing Brew-ha-ha

    A worldwide shortage of hops – a key ingredient in most brews – and rising prices for malted barley have pushed up the cost beer.  Add global warming to that equation and precious, life-sustaining beer is becoming a luxury item. According to Gothamist, this past year has seen a drought in Australia, flooding in Germany, […]