US Craft Beer: How it Inspired British Brewers
It wasn't long ago that American beer was thought of in terms of Coors, Budweiser, and Miller. But just like artisan cheese, craft beer has seen a recent movement here in the U.S., with sales taking up over six percent of the entire market. American craft beer has become so popular, even some British brewers are hopping on the bandwagon, using high hops and alcohol content as their inspiration.
"There's a hipster cachet to it," says Melissa Cole, ale expert and author of Let Me Tell You About Beer. "Craft beer is seen as sexy right now, there's no doubt about it."
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