If you thought the craft beer bubble was about to burst, think again.
Whilst Europe may lay claim to a rich beer heritage, America has proven to be at the forefront of the craft beer industry.
This year alone the US craft beer sector soared 10% in value to $23.5 billion; this represents 21.9% of the US beer market value.
The US Brewers Association classifies an American craft brewer as being “small, independent and traditional”.
The association releases a list of the 50 biggest US craft brewers every year, ranking them based on the number of barrels of beer they sold the previous year.
Here are the top ten biggest US craft beer breweries this year: