Crabbie's is what those in England call a Ginger Beer. It is a fresh, sparkling beverage with ginger flavor. Similar to what we know as ginger ale. It uses fresh ginger during the eight weeks it takes with storage. Served mainly over ice in a pint glass. Crabbie's Ginger Beer is No.1 with alcohol in England.
It takes taste and imagination to create a drink so delicious that it stands the test of time. The roots of the distinctive Crabbie’s Alcoholic Ginger Beer stretch all the way back to 1801. John Crabbie capitalized on the nearby port of Leith, Edinburgh, providing him access to ingredients from many nations. He sourced the finest ginger and exotic spices; starting a legacy that would last for generations to come.