The beer world is in the midst of a massive beer renaissance, with more than 1,000 breweries operating around the world and a growing number of craft breweries making great beer.
We’ve rounded up 10 of the most notable facts about craft beer and how they are making our favorite beverages.1.
More breweries are opening than ever before in history2.
Beer drinkers are more likely to spend money on beer than wine3.
Beer can now be purchased online from more than 2,600 online retailers, up from 500 in 20174.
Beer is the new hot food and has more than doubled in sales in the last decade5.
The U.S. government plans to legalize craft beer in 20206.
Here are the 10 biggest misconceptions about craft breweries and why they are still relevant in the world of beer.1 .
There’s no such thing as a true craft brewery2.
No brewery is an island3.
Craft breweries have been around since the 1800s4.
Craft beer is for people who like beer that tastes like beer, not for people with taste buds to experiment withThe Beer Machine is a series of stories that share our best information on beer and the world around us.
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