Our Mission

The Smile project aims to support micro brewing enthusiasts to establish a career in the brewing industry. The Smile tools will fundamentally advance their knowledge of micro brewing and fulfil the skills requirements of the trade.

Core Goals

  • To create the industry standard entry level qualification for professional brewers.

  • To establish and support Micro Brewing networks both nationally and internationally.

  • To promote micro brewing locally using local produce.

  • To establish a clear path for members to advance a career in Brewing.

  • To gather and disseminate information related to the micro brewing industry through the Smile Network.

Why Brewing

Breweries in the EU - 7500 Breweries in 27 EU Countries
Annual Production - 38 Billion Liters of Beer
Employment Supported - 2.3 Million Jobs across the EU
Exports - over 83 Million Litres of Beer Annually
Tax Generated - Over €40 billion in tax generated by beer Annually

Brewers we are proud to work with.

At SMILE, we are calling on all Micro Brewers, Craft Brewers, Home Brewers, Hobbyists, and Brewing Aficionados from all over Europe, basically anyone with a passion or a love for brewing.

We are proud to work with mini brewers, micro brewers, craft brewers from anywhere in Europe, so if this sounds like you, then why not get in touch and tell us your story, or pop over to our forum and start networking with the best brewing talent in Europe.

St. Mels
Bridewell
White Gypsy
Epica
Paul Bricius & Co
Quijota
Vintage
Authentic Collection

Tell us your story