Samuel Adams may have the most patriotic sounding name but it’s been ousted as the top U.S. craft brewer by Pennsylvania’s D.G. Yuengling & Son.
In 2013, Boston Beer Co., which brews Samuel Adams beer, shipped 20 percent more barrels than in 2013. But this year, the Brewers Association changed its definition of what can be considered a “craft” brewery, allowing America’s oldest brewery to squeak by the previous winner.
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