Top 50 Overall Brewing Companies (2023)

Top 50 Overall Brewing Companies (2023)

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Top 50 Breweries

Yesterday’s article took a look at the Top 50 Craft Breweries as per the Brewer’s Association’s annual list. Click the above link to see which breweries are still considered craft (as per the Brewer’s Association’s definition of craft brewing – which you can find here: Craft Brewing Definition) and are the top 50 breweries (as per production).

Today’s list takes a look at the Top Overall 50 Breweries as per the Brewer’s Association, for the year of 2023.

Top 50 Overall Breweries (2023)

The following list comes directly from the Brewer’s Association report. For more information visit them here: Brewer’s Association – Annual Report – Top 50 Breweries.

1.Anheuser-Busch Inc (a)St. LouisMO
2.MolsonCoors (b)ChicagoIL
3.Constellation (c)ChicagoIL
4.Heineken USA (d)White PlainsNY
5.Pabst Brewing Co (e)Los AngelesCA
6.Diageo (f)NorwalkCT
7.D. G. Yuengling and Son IncPottsvillePA
8.FIFCO USA Co (g)RochesterNY
9.Boston Beer Co (h)Boston, MiltonMA, DE
10.Kirin – Lion / New Belgium Brewing (i)Fort Collins, ComstockCO, MI
11.Sierra Nevada Brewing CoChicoCA
12.Duvel Moortgat USA (j)Paso Robles, Kansas City, CooperstownCA, MO, NY
13.Founders Brewing / Mahou San Miguel (k)Grand Rapids, BoulderMI, CO
14.Gambrinus (l)Berkeley, ShinerWI, TX
15.Artisanal Brewing Ventures (m)Downingtown, Lakewood, BrooklynPA, NY, NY
16.Stone Brewing (n)EscondidoCA
17.CANarchy (o)Longmont, Tampa, Salt Lake City, Comstock, DallasCO, FL, UT, MI, TX
18.Tilray Beer Brands (p)Atlanta, Montauk, San DiegoGA, NY, CA
19.Sapporo Brewing US (q)San FransiscoCA
20.Brooklyn BrewingBrooklynNY
21.Deschutes BrewingBendOR
22.New Glarus Brewing CoNew GlarusWI
23.Athletic Brewing CompanyStratfordCT
24.Matt Brewing Co (r)UticaNY
25.Minhas Craft Brewery (s)MonroeWI
26.Harpoon BrewingBostonMA
27.Gordon Biersch Brewing CoSan JoseCA
28.Great Lakes Brewing CompanyClevelandOH
29.Stevens Point Brewery (t)Stevens PointWI
30.Allagash Brewing CompanyPortlandME
31.Georgetown Brewing CoSeattleWA
32.Odell Brewing CompanyFort CollinsCO
33.Rhinegeist BreweryCincinnatiOH
34.Three Floyds Brewing (u)MunsterIN
35.Troegs Independent Craft BrewingHersheyPA
36.Summit Brewing CoSaint PaulMN
37.Narragansett Brewing CoPawtucketRI
38.Craft ‘Ohana (Maui / Modern Times) (v)Kihei, San DiegoHI, CA
39.August Schell Brewing Company (w)New UlmMN
40.Kings & Convicts Brewing / Ballast PointSan DiegoCA
41.Pittsburgh Brewing (x)PittsburghPA
42.Alaskan Brewing CoJuneauAK
43.Kona Brewing Co (y)Kailua – KonaHI
44.Flying Dog BreweryFrederickMD
45.Abita Brewing CompanyCovingtonLA
46.Fiddlehead Brewing CompanyShelburneVT
47.Creature ComfortsAthensGA
48.BrewDog Brewing CompanyCanal WinchesterOH
49.Revolution Brewing CompanyChicagoIL
50.Lost Coast Brewing CompanyEurekaCA

For more information visit: Brewer’s Association – Top 50 Breweries (2023).

About the Brewer’s Association

(From their page.)

The Brewers Association (BA) is the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American brewers, their beers, and the community of brewing enthusiasts. The BA represents 5,600-plus U.S. breweries. The BA’s independent craft brewer seal is a widely adopted symbol that differentiates beers by small and independent craft brewers. The BA organizes events including the World Beer Cup®Great American Beer Festival®Craft Brewers Conference® & BrewExpo America®SAVOR: An American Craft Beer & Food ExperienceHomebrew ConNational Homebrew Competition and American Craft Beer Week®. The BA publishes The New Brewer® magazine, and Brewers Publications® is the leading publisher of brewing literature in the U.S. Beer lovers are invited to learn more about the dynamic world of craft beer at® and about homebrewing via the American Homebrewers Association®. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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Personal proud note – its great to see Troegs Brewing (local – five minute away brewery) do well even on the Top 50 Overall list, hanging in there at 35. They were 25 on the Craft Breweries list, and only dropped 10 spots on the Overall 50 list. Impressive.

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