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Beer desert no more

#southbayuprising gains momentum in Chula Vista as more craft beer businesses pour onto Third Avenue

Allison Sampite-Montecalvo, SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE

Thursday, May 19, 2016

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Vince Vasquez, senior policy analyst for National University System Institute for Policy Research, a regional economic think tank based in La Jolla, said that 2015 was a good year for growth in the craft beer industry.

Overall, he reported that 114 San Diego based breweries and brewpubs generated $851 million in sales and employed 4,512 workers.