Yesterday The Brewers Association released their annual list of the top 50 breweries in America. Two lists were created, Top 50 U.S. Craft Brewing Companies and Top 50 Overall U.S. Brewing Companies. The top ten craft breweries in America are: D.G. Yuengling and Son Inc, Boston Beer Co, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co, New Belgium Brewing Co, Gambrinus, Lagunitas Brewing Co, Bell’s Brewery Inc, Deschutes Brewery, Stone Brewing Co, and Minhas Craft Brewery. The top ten overall breweries in America are: Anheuser-Busch Inc, Miller Coors, Pabst Brewing Co, D.G. Yeungling and Son Inc, Boston Beer Co, North American Breweries, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co, New Belgium Brewing Co, Craft Brew Alliance, and Gambrinus. Not to fear, many other craft beer favorites made it onto the overall list as well. 42 of the 50 breweries listed on the 2014 overall list were craft breweries, definitely a strong craft presence. Check out the full report here and let me know what you think.