TheDailyMeal.com, a top food and drink website, asked 57 craft beer experts from across the country to submit nominations. They came up with 72 craft breweries in 21 states that they considered the best. Then the public placed 11,500 votes to pick the 25 “best” among those nominated.
The top craft brewer is Dogfish Head in Lewes, Del. Stone Brewing Co., Escondido, Calif., was No. 2.