Colorado craft breweries made some of the biggest gains in production throughout the industry in 2016.

The Boulder-based Brewers Association released the list of the 50 largest craft breweries in the United States Wednesday, with five Colorado-based beer makers earning a spot. Yuengling & Son of Pottsville, Pennsylvania, remained the country's largest craft brewer.

Fort Collins’ New Belgium Brewing remained Colorado’s largest craft brewer and is the country’s fourth-largest craft brewer.

With the addition of a second brewery in Asheville, N.C. — which launched last year — New Belgium could surpass 1 million barrels of beer produced for the first time this year.

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