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2010 National Homebrewers Conference Was Largest-Ever Gathering of Homebrewers

With nearly 1,300 homebrewers, professional craft brewers and beer enthusiasts attending the sold-out 2010 National Homebrewers Conference last week, it was the largest gathering in conference history. More

SAVOR Highlights Craft Beer & Food Pairing Trend

BA to feature 30 craft beer and food pairings. Each of the pairing were tasted at SAVOR: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience, this past June 5th in Washington D.C. More

Minneapolis is This Year's Host to World's Largest Homebrewers Conference

For more than 30 years, homebrewers from around the country have been gathering for the National Homebrewers Conference, the world's largest homebrewers conference. This year's sold-out event will take place in Minneapolis, Minn., June 17-19. More

Oklahoma Legalizes Homebrew Beer

Homebrewers in Oklahoma and across the country raised a toast last week, when Oklahoma Governor Brad Henry signed into law legislation that makes homebrewing beer legal in the state.  More

Brewers Association Growth Drives Management Restructuring

The Brewers Association announced changes in management responsibilities for its top executives. More

Brewers Association Announces 2010 Beer Style Guidelines

The Brewers Association recently released its 2010 Beer Style Guidelines. Updated annually, the Guidelines currently describe 140 styles of beer. More

American Craft Beer International Sales Grow

The Brewers Association (BA) reports estimated international sales by independent craft brewers up 9 percent by volume for 2009, with some regions seeing export increases of more than 25 percent. More

Thousands to Participate in National Celebration During American Craft Beer Week

American Craft Beer Week, May 17-23, returns to breweries and retailers. How will you celebrate? More

Brewers Association Releases 2009 Top 50 Breweries Lists

The Brewers Association published the annual list of the top 50 craft brewing companies and the top 50 brewing companies in the U.S. More

Brewers Association Announces 2010 Achievement Award Winners

Three successful members of the brewing community were recognized with awards for their dedication and service to the industry at the opening session of the Brewers Association's annual Craft Brewers Conference. More

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