Great Lakes Moves Up List Of Top Craft Brewers

Published: 05/01/2012

Boulder, Colo. — Only one Ohio brewery found its way on to the Brewers Association’s annual list of the top 50 brewing companies.

Cleveland’s Great Lakes Brewing Co. was ranked 18th on the association’s list of top 50 craft brewers for 2011, up from 22nd the previous year. Among all U.S. brewing companies, the Cleveland brewery ranked 27th, an improvement of four spots from 2010.

The annual ranking was based on 2011 sales.