Against the Grain Named to RateBeer’s Top 100

louisville beer - against the grain logoThose guys over at Against the Grain get a lot of accolades for their beers.They just got another really, really impressive one. Here’s the press release:

We are excited and honored to announce our being named to RateBeer’s top 100 brewers in the world!
In addition to the prestigious honor of being on the ‘top 100’ list, AtG was also named for being the ‘Best Brewer’ and producing the ‘Best Beer’ (our very own 70K barrel aged imperial  milk stout) in Kentucky!

RateBeer is one of the largest and most respected beer forums in the world. Millions of people have posted beer reviews on the website since it launched in the year 2000. The ‘Top 100′ list is released annually, and brings notoriety to a brewery that makes the list.

The top 100 brewers in the world are according to reviews taken last year and weighted by performance within and outside of style, balanced by indicators of depth. The winners are presented by top 10 and country of origin and reflect the top performing brewers of over 19,000 listed at RateBeer.   (For complete results of this years RateBeer’s best, follow this link.
Against The Grain Brewery was established in 2011 by brewers Adam Watson, Jerry Gnagy, Sam Cruz and Andrew Ott.

In our short life thus far we have made a profound impact on the way Kentucky beer is enjoyed and perceived not only on a local level, but also on a national and international level. AtG, for short, is Louisville’s most innovative and progressive brewery.  Focused on quality, without compromise and a cavalier approach to producing beers for educating and enriching the local beer scene, Against The Grain beers have become a staple of Louisville beer aficionados conversation.

In our short life, AtG has been able to build a global market presence that allows us to boast our world class brewery and smokehouse located at Slugger Field, as well as launching a new, state of the art production facility in the Portland neighborhood of Louisville, KY.