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2012 World Beer Cup® Winners Announced

Brewers from around the world received awards from an elite international panel of judges in the 2012 Brewers Association World Beer Cup. The ninth bi-annual competition boasted the strongest field of entrants on record, with 17.7 percent more entries tha More

Worldwide Homebrewing Celebration Continues Growth

More than 1 million Americans participate in the homebrewing hobby, and on May 5, many of them will gather to brew two special beer recipes to recognize National Homebrew Day with Big Brew. More

From Ashland, OH to Ashland, OR Cheers Across the Country for American Craft Beer Week®

Beer enthusiasts and beginners alike will come together to toast the seventh annual American Craft Beer Week, May 14-20. More

Brewers Association Releases Top 50 Breweries in 2011

The Brewers Association released its annual lists of the top 50 craft and overall brewing companies in the U.S. More

Brewers Association Meets With Montana Senator Baucus

Brewers Association Meets With Montana Senator Baucus to Share a Beer and Thoughts on Supporting Economic Impact of Small Brewers More

Media Advisory: Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America®

San Diego will play host to the 29th edition of the Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) & BrewExpo America®.  More

American Craft Beer Exports Increase 86 Percent in 2011

American craft breweries exported over 110,000 barrels of beer in 2011, valued at an estimated $23.4 million. These are dramatic increases of 86 percent by volume and 97 percent by dollars over 2010 exports. More

Brewers Association: Craft Brewing Volume Hops 13 Percent

In 2011, craft brewers represented 5.68 percent of volume of the U.S. beer market, up from 4.97 in 2010, with production reaching 11,468,152 barrels. More

2011 Craft Beer Data Infographic

The Brewers Association (BA), the trade association representing small and independent brewers, today released 2011 data on U.S. craft brewing. More

June 8-9, 2012: SAVOR: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience

SAVOR: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience is the premier beer and food pairing event in the U.S. In its fifth year running, SAVOR provides guests the chance to sample craft beers from 74 small and independent craft brewers, representing eight  More

Craft Beer Statistics

See Craft Beer Stats for more information.