Brewers Association Releases Top Craft Breweries List
The Colorado-based Brewers Association released its annual list of the top 50 craft and overall brewery companies in the United States.
The list, based on beer sales volumes, puts Pennsylvania-based D.G. Yuengling and Son of Pottsville, Pa in the top spot for U.S. craft brewers with Boston Beer Co., the Massachusetts-based maker of Samuel Adams, in the No. 2 spot.
“The companies on this list include the vanguard of the craft industry,” said Bart Watson, chief economist, Brewers Association. “They are exposing new beer lovers to craft, opening new markets and creating opportunities for the entire category. As they continue to grow, so will the availability of innovative and high-quality beers produced for all to enjoy.”