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Best Breweries To Visit 2009


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PlaceName City Award
1. Hair of the Dog Brewing CompanyPortland, Oregon UNITED STATES Gold
2. Anchor Brewing CompanySan Francisco, California UNITED STATES Gold
3. Port Brewing/Lost AbbeySan Marcos, California UNITED STATES Gold
4. Alesmith Brewing CompanySan Diego, California UNITED STATES Gold
5. Cantillon Brewery/MuseumBrussels, BELGIUM Gold
6. Jolly Pumpkin Artisan AlesDexter, Michigan UNITED STATES Gold
7. New Belgium Brewing CompanyFort Collins, Colorado UNITED STATES Gold
8. DragonmeadWarren, Michigan UNITED STATES Gold
9. Great Divide Brewing Co.Denver, Colorado UNITED STATES Gold
10. Buckeye Brewing Company - Brew KeeperBedford Heights, Ohio UNITED STATES Gold
11. Sierra Nevada Brewing CompanyChico, California UNITED STATES Gold
12. Dunedin BreweryDunedin, Florida UNITED STATES Gold
13. Founders AlesGrand Rapids, Michigan UNITED STATES Gold
14. Stone Brewing Co.Escondido, California UNITED STATES Gold
15. Odell Brewing CompanyFort Collins, Colorado UNITED STATES Gold
16. Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.Pleasantville, New York UNITED STATES Gold
17. Kalamazoo Brewing Co./Eccentric CafeKalamazoo, Michigan UNITED STATES Gold
18. Lakefront BreweryMilwaukee, Wisconsin UNITED STATES Gold
19. Widmer Brothers GasthausPortland, Oregon UNITED STATES Gold
20. Bridgeport BrewingPortland, Oregon UNITED STATES Gold
21. Rogue Ales Brewery/ Brewer’s on the BayNewport, Oregon UNITED STATES Gold
22. Alpine Beer CompanyAlpine, California UNITED STATES Gold
23. Ballast Point Brewing CompanySan Diego, California UNITED STATES Gold
24. Tyranena BreweryLake Mills, Wisconsin UNITED STATES Gold
25. Brewery OmmegangCooperstown, New York UNITED STATES Gold
26. Full Sail Brewing CompanyHood River, Oregon UNITED STATES Gold
27. New Glarus BrewingNew Glarus, Wisconsin UNITED STATES Gold
28. Schlafly BottleworksMaplewood, Missouri UNITED STATES Gold
29. Capital BreweryMiddleton, Wisconsin UNITED STATES Gold
30. Magic Hat Brewing CompanySouth Burlington, Vermont UNITED STATES Gold
31. Jolly Roger Taproom (Maritime Pacific)Seattle, Washington UNITED STATES Gold
32. Pennsylvania Brewing CompanyPittsburgh, Pennsylvania UNITED STATES Gold
33. Brooklyn BreweryBrooklyn, New York UNITED STATES Gold
34. Hofbräuhaus MünchenMunich, GERMANY Gold
35. Boston Beer CompanyBoston, Massachusetts UNITED STATES Gold
36. Brouwerij Straffe Hendrik / De Halve MaanBrugge, BELGIUM Gold
37. Steamwhistle BrewingToronto, Ontario CANADA Gold