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Brewers Association Announces 2011 Beer Style Guidelines

The Brewers Association recently released its 2011 Beer Style Guidelines. Updated annually, the guidelines currently describe 140 styles of beer and are used in prestigious beer competitions, like the Great American Beer Festival® and the World Beer Cup. More

Brewers Association Announces Revised Craft Brewer Definition

Brewers Association Announces Revised Craft Brewer Definition.  More

Brewers Association Calls for Rulemaking on Caffeine-Added Alcohol Beverages

The Brewers Association announces today that it will formally petition the U.S. Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) to conduct rulemaking on alcoholic energy drinks. More

2010 Great American Beer Festival Competition Winners Announced

The 2010 Great American Beer Festival (GABF) competition drew an impressive field of competitors, with 2010 topping last year's entries by nine percent. GABF remains the largest commercial beer competition in the world, with 3,523 beers vying for meda More

Yeast Book Provides Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation

Brewers Publications, a division of the Brewers Association, announces the publication of its latest title, Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation by Chris White and Jamil Zainasheff. More

Brewers Association Export Development Program Participates in Inaugural Asia Beer Awards

Brewers Association (BA) Export Development Program (EDP) subscribers recently participated in the inaugural Asia Beer Award international competition in conjunction with Beerfest Asia 2010. All told, BA Export Development Program subscribers took a total More

Great American Beer Festival Media Advisory

The 29th edition of the Great American Beer Festival (GABF). The premier U.S. beer festival is expected to serve more than 2,200 different beers, in 1-ounce tasting portions, from an estimated 462 U.S. breweries to the event's 49,000-plus attendees. I More

Brewers Association Reports 2010 Mid-Year Growth for U.S. Craft Brewers

Brewers Association Reports 2010 Mid-Year Growth for U.S. Craft Brewers. More

American Craft Beers at the 2010 Great British Beer Festival

The Brewers Association's Export Development Program (EDP) will showcase a variety of American craft beers from small and independent breweries at the Great British Beer Festival (GBBF), August 3-7 at Earls Court, London. More

Zymurgy Magazine Announces the “Best Commercial Beers in America”

Zymurgy, the journal of the American Homebrewers Association (AHA), announced the results of its annual reader survey of the "Best Commercial Beers in America." More

Craft Beer Statistics

See Craft Beer Stats for more information.