A fascinating new trend of beer programs in senior living communities is proving you’re never too old to enjoy a good beer.Read More
Lady Justice Brewing is a philanthropic Colorado brewery that financially supports organizations that benefit women and girls.Read More
Experimental hops come and go, but some catch on to create compelling and exciting new experiences for beer lovers.Read More
Apartmentguide.com is out with a new list ranking the 10 Best Cities for Beer Lovers in the U.S. Did your favorite beer city end up in the top 10?Read More
CraftBeer.com, a website for beer lovers published by the Brewers Association, has been named a finalist in two categories for the 2019 FOLIO: Eddie & Ozzie Awards.Read More
For the first time, the Brewers Association releases brewery employee diversity data from a recent survey of its members.Read More
Welcome to CraftBeer.com, a website published by the Brewers Association, the not-for-profit trade organization that protects and promotes small and independent U.S. brewers. Our mission at CraftBeer.com is to bring you the stories of people, businesses and communities who are the heartbeat of small independent craft brewing in the U.S. We fully support independently owned breweries and welcome you to explore the world of craft beer with us.
Say the word beer in Indiana, and most Hoosiers will think of Sun King Brewing Co. – and for good reason. The award-winning brewery is the state’s second largest, and after being around for 10 years, it knows a thing or two about making good beer.Read More
Holidaily had no idea how much demand there would be for gluten-free beer when they opened in 2016. Now the gluten-free brewery is looking to the future.Read More
For regulars and first-timers alike, many mining town breweries offer a place to sit and remember history, one beer at a time.Read More
Learn About Beer with CraftBeer.com
We know there’s so much to learn about craft beer, and are here to help. Our online Beer 101 Course will walk you through the basics of craft beer. You’ll learn about everything from beer history, to ingredients and different types of beer. Our Beer and Food Pairing Course will provide you with an in-depth knowledge on craft beer and food. You’ll learn how to make a knock-out pairing as well as create a menu for a beer and food pairing dinner. We have separate courses for at-home cooks as well as professional chefs, so individuals of all culinary backgrounds can participate.
It's time to fire up the grill! This delicious duo of beer brats and german-style potato salad combines two classics, perfect for summer cookouts or fall football tailgating.Read More
These tasty Brussels sprouts from A Spicy Perspective will quickly become a favorite go-to. The caramelization of the pale ale creates a perfect glaze for these healthy veggies.Read More
You can make this year beer bbq sauce at home using your favorite bock beer, a style that has a high malt character with toasty and nutty aromas.Read More
While low-calorie craft beers are one of this summer’s trends, here are 10 craft beers under 140 calories (and there’s not a light lager in the bunch).Read More
These craft breweries are passionate about finding an audience for smoke beers, an Old World style that New World brewers are learning to love.Read More
Check out our graphic of Great American Beer Festival and World Beer Cup gold medal IPAs from 1989 to 2018.Read More
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Whether you’re looking to expand your knowledge of craft beer, in search of the latest news in the beer world, or are interested in finding a brewery that has the beer you’ve been dying to try, CraftBeer.com has you covered. The craft beer community grows larger every day. By staying plugged into the community, we can teach anyone who wants to learn about craft beer practically anything they want to know. We have an in-depth list of styles, a beer glossary, the CraftBeer.com Beer & Food Course and our Beer 101 course to help you learn about craft beer. In addition to those resources, we also have a list of some of the top beer schools in the country for people interested in finding a place to learn even more about beer. If you enjoy the website and are interested in a convenient way to learn about beer, sign up to have our newsletter delivered directly to your inbox.
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See photos from the 2019 Beers With(out) Beards Festival, a festival in Brooklyn, New York, that celebrates women in beer and women who love beer.Read More
Fresh Fest, the first festival to celebrate black craft brewers, is about strengthening bonds between brewers, beer lovers, and the overall craft beer community.Read More
Disc golf and craft beer may be an unlikely pairing, but some travel the country to play a course or try a beer. At several breweries -- you can do both.Read More
Independent Craft Beer in the United States
Now is the best time to be a beer lover in the U.S. We are proud to be part of the creative and vibrant community that independent craft brewers have created, and we want to help that community grow while keeping it strong. We know that helping beer lovers further learn about craft beer involves more than providing you with a beer style definition, and that’s why we bring you stories – we want to connect you with the people and breweries behind the beer.