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SD's cold beer continues to be hot stuff

Breweries, jobs and sales all increasing, drawing international attention

Peter Rowe, U-T SAN DIEGO

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

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The reputation of local breweries like AleSmith is accelerating the industry’s growth, said Vince Vasquez, a senior policy analyst at National University.
“The growth and success of San Diego breweries has generated a lot of attention outside the region,” said Vasquez, the report’s author. “San Diego’s craft breweries have made significant inroads in the marketplace, and that’s good for the regional economy.”