Author Archives: Warren Wills

Warren is the former Assistant Editor & Portland Correspondent for American Craft Beer. Creator of "The State of American Craft Beer" series, he now maintains his own site at

The State of American Craft Beer – Wyoming

Wouldn't you know it... we made it to the 50th state - the 51st and final entry in the series. Somehow this 34 month odyssey is finally complete, ending with the last state of the union alphabetically, The Equality State, Wyoming.

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The State of American Craft Beer – Wisconsin

After nearly 3 years into the series, we’ve made it all the way to #50 on the list and since the next edition will be the final one in the series, it must be Miller Time. Of course it's The Badger State and America's Dairyland, Wisconsin.

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The State of American Craft Beer – West Virginia

We're in the final stretch of the series alphabetically and with over two-and-a-half years in the books, we’ve made it to #49 on the list, The Mountain State, West Virginia.  As you may have guessed, the state’s nickname comes from the Appalachian Mountains dominating the eastern portion of the state.

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The State of American Craft Beer – Washington D.C.

We know the District of Columbia is not a state, yet it's the only US territory that's on the Brewers Association's Sales and Production stats page. And we probably should have alphabetically listed this under the D's, but we also might drink a bit too much, so there's that...

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