The 35th Great American Beer Festival® (GABF) was one for the record books. As the biggest ticketed beer festival in the U.S., the GABF offers the largest selection of American beers available for sampling under one roof. From its …More
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Brewpubs offer a unique experience to beer lovers—the ability to dine and enjoy a brew right from the source. More than 35 percent of the more than 4,500 U.S. breweries are considered brewpubs. To celebrate this growing …More
For the September/October 2016 The New Brewer, we present our annual Sales & Marketing issue. In this issue, we take a look at the role of flagship beers in the age of variety; discuss festival …More
The 2017 Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America® (CBC) will take place April 10-13 in Washington, DC. The search has begun to fill CBC’s educational tracks with informative and thought-provoking seminars for conferencegoers. Interested parties are asked …More
Free App Features Powerful Brewery Locator The American Homebrewers Association, a division of the Brewers Association, recently launched a mobile application that aims to help beer lovers and amateur brewers find local breweries, redeem special offers …More
The BA Finance Committee, with the help of EKS&H, is creating a Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) manual to develop a craft brewing standard for calculating COGS. Your participation is needed to help us make a …More
In the U.S. there has never been a more dynamic period of time in the hop industry than the past 9 years. In 2010, U.S. aroma hop acreage stood at 8100, or around 26% of the …More
For the July/August 2016 The New Brewer, we present our annual Technical Brewing/Brewery Operations issue, along with photo coverage of the BA Hill Climb and SAVORSM in June.
The proposed merger between Anheuser-Busch InBev and SAB Miller is on the minds of small and independent brewers across the country. The Brewers Association (BA) has been tracking this issue closely since its announcement and …More
For the May/June 2016 The New Brewer, we present our annual industry review, recapping the statistics and highlights for 2015 for the craft brewing industry. This marks our biggest-ever issue of The New Brewer, with …More