According the Morning Call, the Pottsvile PA brewery known as Yuengling has now become the largest U.S. owned brewery, ahead of Boston Beer. Yuengling is also the oldest brewery in America, has expanded into Ohio with it’s operation and can now boast about it’s top position.
Yuengling was started by a German immigrant who wanted to cool the thirst of the Pennsylvania coal miners with a tasty beer. It began in 1829 and has made a slow and steady rise to the top.
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