May 11, 2017 |

Raise a pint during American Craft Beer Week, May 15-21, 2017

By Denise Greer


american craft beer week

The Brewers Associationamerican craft beer week logo 2017 declares a nationwide celebration of small and independent craft brewers during American Craft Beer Week. From May 15-21, brewers across all 50 states will hold events including exclusive brewery tours, special craft beer releases, food and beer pairings, tap takeovers and more.

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.

 

Pizza and Craft Beer, the Perfect Pair

Let’s look at a few PizzaToday.com articles that can provide you with more insights on offering craft beer. For more articles from our beer columnist, Keith Coffman, search “On Tap” at PizzaToday.com.

Brewhaha: Creating an craft beer destination
To become a beer destination requires the same focused approach as you have for your pizza line. Key components that established beer destinations share are beer selection and variety, the right equipment, the right beer menu and staff education… more

Beer Menus: Making the List
Learn what to consider when making a beer list from two top beer destination pizzerias in the U.S. Get the skinny on what information should be on your beer menu.

On Tap: Tapping What’s in Style
Let our columnist and beer expert Keith Coffman, owner of Lost River Pizza Company in Kentucky, introduce you to which beer styles are popular and when they are trending.

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