PORTLAND A ranking on a popular travel Web site named Portland as the top beer city in the U.S.
The online version of Travel + Leisure narrowed down the list to 35 top beer cities and then its viewers selected Portland as the best of all.
The online viewers said the fact that Portland has 39 breweries had a big impact on their ranking. Voters also liked Portland's all natural personality.
Denver was ranked No. 2 and Seattle No. 3.