’s Great American Beer Bars

– Readers Name Best Beer Bar in Every State –

BOULDER, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With more than 4,100 small and independent craft brewers operating in
the country, there are more options than ever to enjoy great beer. To
help beer lovers navigate their way to the best places they can take
advantage of this phenomenon,—the
 website for beer lovers—recently polled readers for its
annual Great American Beer Bars competition. New this year, a winner has
been named in all 50 states and Washington D.C.

“ readers know craft beer and 9,000 of them took the time
to cast their vote rewarding their favorite beer bar in each state,”
said Julia Herz, publisher of “Cheers to each of the
winners and the ever-increasing diversity of our local beer movement
here in the U.S.”

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Methodology: readers were asked to nominate their
favorite craft beer bar in their state and fill out a short survey about
what makes it so great including atmosphere, staff, beer selection and
special events. Craft beer fans cast over 9,000 votes in total from
August to December 2015.

To view a sortable list and each bar’s profile including photos and
stats, please visit
Join the conversation using #GABB.

About the Brewers Association

The Brewers Association is the not-for-profit trade association
dedicated to small
and independent
American brewers, their beers and the community of
brewing enthusiasts. The Brewers Association (BA) represents more than
70 percent of the brewing industry, and its members make more than 99
percent of the beer brewed in the U.S. The BA organizes events including
the World
Beer CupSM
American Beer Festival®
Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America®
An American Craft Beer & Food Experience
National Homebrewers Conference
, National
Homebrew Competition
 and American
Craft Beer Week
®. The BA publishes The
New Brewer
magazine and its Brewers
 division is the largest publisher of contemporary and
relevant brewing literature for today’s craft brewers and homebrewers.

Beer lovers are invited to learn more about the dynamic world of craft
beer at and
about homebrewing via the BA’s American
Homebrewers Association
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The Brewers Association is an equal opportunity employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender,
religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or
marital/familial status. The BA complies with provisions of Executive
Order 11246 and the rules, regulations, and relevant orders of the
Secretary of Labor.


On behalf of the Brewers Association
Raquel Hochroth,