Is Craft Beer Too Bubbly?


These are hoppy days for craft beer brewers. The industry saw 15% growth in 2012 compared to nearly flat sales for the overall beer market, representing record growth in the U.S. and abroad. But is it possible the head is getting a little too frothy in this industry? Our roving reporter Rex Moore was at last week's Craft Brewers Conference in Washington, D.C., and has the story in the video below.

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Boston Beer's Samuel Adams brand helped to redefine beer and kick off the craft beer revolution in the United States. Success breeds competition, though, and while just a few years ago Boston Beer had claim over most of the craft beer shelf, today the field is crowded. Can Boston Beer rise above the rest, or will it be squeezed between small local breweries on one side and global beer giants on the other? To help you decide, we've compiled a premium research report filled with everything you need to know about Boston Beer's risks and opportunities. Just click here now to find out whether Boston Beer is a buy today.

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