Educational Publications

Resource Directory

The 2013–2014 Brewers’ Resource Directory (BRD), published by the Brewers Association (BA), is a comprehensive industry reference for brewers, owners, buyers, marketers, managers and brand managers from the worldwide brewing industry. The 22nd edition of the …More

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Starting a Brewery

Starting a successful brewery takes more than heart. The Brewers Association’s Guide to Starting Your Own Brewery delivers essential industry knowledge to brewers aspiring to chart their own course. While America’s craft beer renaissance continues, …More

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Draught Beer Quality

The Draught Beer Quality Manual and the DraughtQuality.org website are resources for draught installers, wholesalers, retailers and brewers. Detailed information about line cleaning, draught system components and design, gas dispense and balance, proper pouring, sanitation and …More

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Beer Styles

Organizations or individuals that use the Brewers Association Style Guidelines must be aware that they are updated yearly with significant changes including editing, deletion and/or addition of beer styles. Changes are not tracked from year …More

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