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Brewers Association Releases 2019 Beer Style Guidelines

The Brewers Association today released its 2019 Beer Style Guidelines, which serve as a resource for brewers, beer judges, and competition organizers for the Great American Beer Festival® and World Beer Cup®.

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Brewers Association Releases Annual Growth Report

In 2018, small and independent brewers collectively produced 25.9 million barrels and realized 4 percent total growth, increasing craft’s overall beer market share by volume to 13.2 percent.

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50 Fastest Growing U.S. Craft Breweries of 2018

Fifty small and independent craft breweries from 27 states registered a median growth of 163 percent in 2018 and included 13 brewpubs, 35 microbreweries, and two regional craft breweries.

Brewers Association Unveils Great American Beer Bars for 2019

What distinguishes a good bar from a great one? has now released its annual list of Great American Beer Bars, celebrating establishments across all 50 states, D.C. and Puerto Rico, that readers voted as outstanding for imbibing independent beer.

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