Daily News: America’s Most Influential Craft Breweries, Budweiser’s Super Bowl Ad

Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:

– Aaron Goldfarb charts the 10 most influential craft breweries in the country.

– In The New York Times, Eric Asimov sees a future for Madeira at the dinner table.

– Budweiser’s Super Bowl ad highlights the brand’s own immigrant story.

– Finally, legislators in Virginia are pushing for George Washington’s whiskey to become the official state spirit.

[Photo: Flickr/Paul Sableman]