In an era of soaring popularity, a beer that has been in a brewery for decades is now considered a luxury item.
Beer aficionados have long been frustrated that their favourite beverages have been bottled and sold at a premium in places like Germany and Britain.
Beer is no longer a commodity to be bartered and consumed, but a luxury, the company says.
But some drinkers are not happy about it.
The world of beer is becoming more global and there is less of a cultural tie between England and Scotland, which are considered to be the home of the world’s best-selling beer, according to beer expert and historian Paul McNeill.
“I think people in England are now so far out of touch with Scotland’s culture and history, that they’re not even aware of what’s going on,” he said.
McNeill said beer in England was becoming a luxury rather than a necessity.
It has become a luxury for people who can afford it.
“The real problem with beer in the UK is that people don’t want it.
They don’t think it’s a real, proper luxury, they think it has become the new drink of choice,” he explained.
Many pubs are selling up, he said, which he said is putting off many drinkers.
In fact, one pub in the north-west of England is already planning to shut its doors this month.
Some bars in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland have already started selling their beers at a higher price than they can sell them at on a regular basis, but the average price for a pint in the Republic of Ireland remains £2.
If Scotland were to follow the lead of England, the average Scottish pint would be selling for £3.
One pub in London has started selling its beer for £2 per pint.
Meanwhile, the price of a pint of lager in Scotland is currently £3, while in Northern Ireland it is £1.75.
Drinking more than one pint is not an option for many people.
An average pint of beer in Ireland costs an average of £5, while a pint at home costs between £2 and £3 per pint, according a survey by the Irish Beer Association.
For the average person in the United States, a typical pint of iced tea costs between $8 and $12, according the Beverage Institute, a trade group.
A typical pint in Britain costs between 5p and 10p, according an industry survey.
However, the drink has become more affordable in Britain over the last few years, according.
As more people buy their own beer, the value of a bottle has increased, according beer expert Professor David Condon from the University of Glasgow.
He said the rise in value of bottles had coincided with a rise in the price paid for beer, which has also increased the price for people to pay.
“Beer is becoming increasingly expensive,” he told The Irish Times.
When the cost of beer becomes too high for most people, they’ll go for something else, like cider or cidery, and that’s what we’re seeing now.
“We have a very high alcohol content beer, and if you look at the prices of both the cheapest and the most expensive beers in Ireland and Scotland they’re now much cheaper,” he added.
This year, there are about 50,000 pubs in Scotland.