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Top 50 Craft Breweries in the USA in 2012


Top 50 Craft Breweries in the United States by Production

The Brewers Association—the not-for-profit trade group that tabulates production statistics for the U.S. brewing industry—today released its annual lists of the top 50 craft and overall brewing companies in the U.S., based on 2012 beer sales volume. Of the top 50 overall brewing companies, 39 are small and independent craft brewing companies. “In 2012, craft surpassed six percent of the total U.S. beer market, with volume and dollar sales reaching record levels,” said Paul Gatza, director, Brewers Association. “Increasingly, beer lovers are turning to craft brewed beer from small and independent producers to satisfy their thirst for bold, innovative and flavor-forward beers.”
 
  

    
1. Boston Beer Company - Boston, MA
2. Sierra Nevada Brewing - Chico, CA
3. New Belgium Brewing - Fort Collins, CO
4. The Gambrinus Company - San Antonio, TX
5. Deschutes Brewery - Bend, OR
6. Lagunitas Brewing - Petaluma, CA
7. Bell's Brewery - Galesburg, MI
8. Matt Brewing - Utica, NY
9. Harpoon Brewery - Boston, MA
10. Stone Brewing - Escondido, CA
11. Brooklyn Brewery - Brooklyn, NY
12. Boulevard Brewing - Kansas City, MO
13. Dogfish Head Craft Brewery - Milton, DE
14. Abita Brewing - Abita Springs, LA
15. Shipyard Brewing - Portland, ME
16. Alaskan Brewing - Juneau, AK
17. New Glarus Brewing - New Glarus, WI
18. Long Trail Brewing - Bridgewater Corners, VT
19. Great Lakes Brewing - Cleveland, OH
20. Firestone Walker Brewing - Paso Robles, CA
21. Anchor Brewing Co. San Francisco, CA
22. Rogue Ales - Newport, OR
23. Summit Brewing - St. Paul, MN
24. Full Sail Brewing - Hood River, OR
24. SweetWater Brewing - Atlanta, GA
26. Victory Brewing - Downingtown, PA
27. Oskar Blues Brewery - Longmont, CO
28. Cold Spring Brewing - Cold Spring, MN
29. Flying Dog Brewery - Frederick, MD
30. Founders Brewing - Grand Rapids, MI
31. Ninkasi Brewing - Eugene, OR
32. CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries - Chattanooga & Louisville, TN/CO
33. Odell Brewing - Fort Collins, CO
34. Bear Republic Brewing - Cloverdale, CA
35. Stevens Point Brewery - Stevens Point, WI
36. Blue Point Brewing - Patchogue, NY
37. Southern Tier Brewing - Lakewood, NY
38. Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe - Eureka, CA
39. Karl Strauss Brewing - San Diego, CA
40. BJ's Chicago Pizza & Brewery - Huntington Beach, CA
41. Breckenridge Brewery - Denver, CO
42. North Coast Brewing - Fort Bragg, CA
43. Left Hand Brewing - Longmont, CO
44. St. Louis Brewery, Inc./Schlafly Beers - St. Louis, MO
45. Saint Arnold Brewing - Houston, TX
46. Ballast Point Brewing - San Diego, CA
47. Big Sky Brewing - Missoula, MT
48. Allagash Brewing - Portland, ME
49. Uinta Brewing - Salt Lake City, UT
50. Tröegs Brewing - Hershey, PA





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Top 10
Ales & Lagers
in the USA

Golden Ale
Blonde Ale
English Summer Ale
English Pale Ale

English IPA
Imperial IPA
Bitter
ESB
English Mild Ale
 English Brown Ale
Porter
Stout
Oatmeal Stout
Imperial Stout
Old Ale 
Barley Wine
Scottish Ale
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Irish Red Ale
American Amber
American Pale Ale
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American Brown Ale
German Alt
German Kolsch
German Wheat
German
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Belgian Saison
Belgian Ale
Belgian Abbey Ale
Belgian Lambic
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American Light Lager
American Pilsner
American 
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Amber Lagers
Bohemian Pilsner
German Pilsner
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Bock
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American Cream Ale
American Wheat
American specialty wheat

Fruit/Vegetable beer
Pumpkin beer
Herb and Spice beer
Chocolate Beer
Coffee beer
Rye/Roggen Beer
Wood / Barrel
Aged beer
Wood/Barrel
Aged strong beer
Smoked/Rauch beer

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