Ameri-CAN Canned Craft Beer Fest – Awards Ceremony & Judging Results
2012 Ameri-CAN Canned Craft Beer Fest Award Winners Announced
What an impressive line-up of canned craft beers we had this weekend. 113 beers were entered from Arizona, Montana, Nevada, Colorado, California, Indiana, Louisiana, New York, Kansas, Utah and after 8 hours of judging this past Saturday May 12 we “CAN” say we are proud to announce the winning results.
All 113 canned beers were judged in 9 categories: 1.I.P.A. 2. American Pale Ale 3. English Pale Ale 4. All wheat’s; hefe’s, wit’s, wheat’s 5. Stouts and Porters 6. Ambers and Browns 7. Gold’s, blondes, pilsners, light lagers 8. Fruit 9. Specialty beer
And the winners are:
Category 1: India Pale Ale
Gold: Lumberyard IPA – Lumberyard Brewery
Silver: Deviant Dale’s – Oskar Blues
Bronze: happy Camper IPA – Santa Fe Brewing
Category 2: American Pale
Gold: Big Swell IPA – Maui Brewing
Silver: Bitter American – 21st Amendment
Bronze: Osiris Pale ale – Sun King Brewery
Category 3: English Pale Ale
Gold: Tallgrass Oasis – Tallgrass Brewing Co.
Silver: Scape Goat Pale Ale – Big Sky Brewing Co
Bronze: SKA Special ESB – SKA Brewing Co.
Category 4: Wheat Ale
Gold: Panorama Wheat – Two Beers Brewing
Silver: Whitewater Wheat – Grand Canyon Brewing
Bronze: Apollo Wheat – Sixpoint Brewing
Category 5: Stout & Porter
Gold: Buffalo Sweat – Tallgrass Brewing
Silver: Zonker Stout – Snake River Brewing
Bronze: Barney Flats – Anderson Valley
Category 6: Amber & Brown
Gold: NOLA Brown – NOLA Brewing
Silver: Righteous Ale – Sixpoint Brewing
Bronze: Wee Mac Scottish – Sun King Brewing
Category 7: Gold, Blonde, Pilsner & Light Lager
Gold: The Crisp – Sixpoint Brewing
Silver: Sunbru – Four Peaks Brewing Co.
Bronze: American Pilsner – Grand Canyon Brewing
Category 8: Fruit Beer
Gold: CoCoNut Porter – Maui Brewing Co.
Silver: Hell or High Watermelon – 21st Amendment
Bronze: Mana Wheat – Maui Brewing Co.
Category 9: Specialty Beer
Gold: Back in Black – 21st amendment
Silver: Siamese Twin – Uncommon Brewing
Bronze: Velvet Rooster – Tallgrass Brewing
We look forward to an amazing event this Saturday.