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Monday, October 19, 2015 - 2:57pm

What's Behind The Craft Beer Boom in Middle Georgia

Craft brewing in the United States accounted for 11 percent of beer production last year. That’s twice the percentage from four years earlier.

Nicole Thurston is a freelance writer for the 11th Hour Magazine. She's looking at the growler pubs popping up in the region, along with the growth of craft brewers. 

In this extended version of the conversation, Nicole talks about
 
*** The definition of a craft brewer.
*** Where the name “growler” come from.
*** The target market for craft beers.
*** What's behind the big business of craft brewing in Middle Georgia.