Restaurant Menu Watch: Craft beer catches fire

Restaurant Menu Watch: Craft beer catches fire

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Craft beer sales are on fire. The Brewers Association, a trade group, reports that sales of these distinctive brews, generally made by small producers — you can get a full, if somewhat vague, definition of craft brewers here — jumped by 17.2 percent in 2013, a year when overall domestic beer sales

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