Just as the Pilgrim fathers brewed their first batches of beer in Massachusetts, so too were Massachusetts brewing pioneers in the forefront of the craft brewing revolution. With this guidebook in hand, you can embark on a rich treasure trail reflecting the true state of American craft brewing in the early twenty-first century. --Tony Forder, Publisher, Ale Street News
John Holl travels the country chronicling the story of American beer for his website www.beerbriefing. A journalist since 1996, he has written for the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. April Darcy is a freelance travel writer.