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Small and Independent Brewers See Sustained Growth in 2017

The Brewers Association today released 2017 data on U.S. craft brewing growth. With more than 6,300 breweries operating during the year, small and independent craft brewers represent 12.7 percent market share by volume of the overall beer industry.

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Brewers Association Elevates Beer and Food Message In France

Jamie McCourt, U.S. Ambassador to the French Republic and the Principality of Monaco, hosted the first ever beer and food pairing dinner at her residence in Paris last night in honor of the Brewers Association, the not-for-profit trade body representing small and independent American craft brewers.

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Brewers Association Releases 2018 Beer Style Guidelines

New Categories Include Three Styles of Juicy or Hazy Ales Boulder, Colo. • March 20, 2018—The Brewers Association (BA)—the not-for-profit trade group dedicated to promoting and protecting America’s small and independent craft brewers—today released its Beer Style Guidelines for …More

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Something to SAVOR

Premier Craft Beer and Food Pairing Event Returns with More Beer and More Breweries than Ever What Returning to Washington D.C., SAVOR℠: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience will unite craft beer lovers and independent brewers this …More

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Portland Plays Home to Homebrew Con 2018

Homebrewers from across the country will come together in Rose City for Homebrew Con, also known as the National Homebrewers Conference. Hosted by the American Homebrewers Association (AHA), the three-day event celebrates its 40th anniversary this year.

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Brewers Association Seats 2018 Board of Directors

Boulder, CO • February 21, 2018—The Brewers Association (BA)—the not-for-profit trade group dedicated to promoting and protecting America’s small and independent craft brewers—announced its 2018 board of directors. Eric Wallace, co-founder and president, Left Hand Brewing …More

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Brewers Association Announces Exit of Charlie Papazian

The BA announced that founder and past president Charlie Papazian will exit the Brewers Association on January 23, 2019, marking his 70th birthday and 40 years building the craft brewing community and inspiring brewers and beer lovers around the world.

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