BA Releases Annual Style Guidelines

The Brewers Association released its annual Beer Style Guidelines for 2016. Constructed yearly by the BA, these guidelines serve as a reference tool for beer experts and judges, highlighting and celebrating beer styles from around the world.


Over 100 total changes were made to this year’s version including eight new styles.


The Beer Style Guidelines are compiled annually for the BA by Charlie Papazian. The 2016 list can be seen here.