Widmer Brothers Talk the Craft Beer Movement

Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial start of summer, and this year, millions of Americans will kick off the season with a barbecue for friends and family. This year, if you want your party to stand out among the crowd, get tips from the experts.

Kurt and Rob Widmer, craft beer pioneers and founders of Widmer Brothers Brewing Co., offer out-of-the-box party ideas, and share their insight on the craft brew movement that is sweeping America. In fact, according to the Brewers Association, in 2013 the craft brewing industry grew 18% by volume and 20% by retail dollars.

More About the Widmer Brothers:

Founders Kurt and Rob Widmer helped lead the Pacific Northwest craft beer movement in 1984 when, in their 20s, they began brewing unique interpretations of traditional German beer styles. Now celebrating its 30thAnniversary, the brewery has continued to push the boundaries of craft beer. Their Hefeweizen brew just took home the Gold Medal in the American-Style Wheat Beer With Yeast category in the World Beer Cup 2014

 

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