Why Your Favorite Craft Brewers Are Selling Out To Big Beer
Sales of craft brews are on the rise. So why, in the golden age of beer, are some indie brewers selling their booming ventures to the big guys?By David Cawthon | July 1, 2016
Craft brewers — we think of them as the sanctuaries from the Budweisers and Millers of the world. But as you defiantly sip that grapefruit cactus, octuple-hopped chili ale, know it might actually be property of the big guys.
Quiz time. Which of these is a fully independent brewery?
A. Blue Moon Brewing Co.