There were 153 entries judged and 148 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stGreg HintonBrexitlicious English IPA12C: English IPABrewCommune
2ndDavid Wells
Co-Brewer: John Musser, Preston Leffler
Revolutionary IPA22A: Double IPATexas Carboys
3rdSteve Towey
Co-Brewer: Erin Towey
Leonidas’ SMaSH IPA21A: American IPANordeast Brewers Alliance

Winning Entries

Table 1: Strong Belgian Ale (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stMorgan KaneSummer Saison25B: Saison
2ndJake LarsonLady Liberty Saison25B: Saison
3rdMatt Bacon
Co-Brewer: Nick Clark
Monsoon Saison25B: Saison

Table 2: IPA (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stSteve Towey
Co-Brewer: Erin Towey
Leonidas’ SMaSH IPA21A: American IPA
2ndAdam SkjefstadBig Lake Session IPA21A: American IPA
3rdPaul FowlerAmerician IPA21A: American IPA
HMMarc Makarem
Co-Brewer: Jack Henkemeyer
Daddys Nectar21B: Specialty IPA

Table 3: Standard American Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stLane WanousHoney Wheat1D: American Wheat Beer
2ndDavid EusticeRound 3 Cream Ale1C: Cream Ale
3rdIan CampbellCoastal Cream Ale1C: Cream Ale

Table 4: Pale American Ale (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stGarrick Van BurenApa.Mx18B: American Pale Ale
2ndAdam SkjefstadModern Day Viking18B: American Pale Ale
3rdMatt HarrenSpitfire18B: American Pale Ale

Table 5: Spiced Beer (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTravis Lott
Co-Brewer: Ryan Regan
Toasted Coconut Porter30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
2ndTroy FennerLemon Grass Saison30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
3rdMatthew TjosaasJust The Spruce IPA30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Table 6: Strong American Ale (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDavid Wells
Co-Brewer: John Musser, Preston Leffler
Revolutionary IPA22A: Double IPA
2ndKarl KoesterRabbit Food22A: Double IPA
3rdMarc Makarem
Co-Brewer: Jack Henkemeyer
Bad Horse22A: Double IPA

Table 7: European Pale Lager (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stIan Campbell
Co-Brewer: Shannon Pierce
X Helles5C: German Exportbier
2ndPaul FowlerGerman Pilsner5D: German Pils
3rdJoseph LewisHella Good4A: Munich Helles

Table 8: European Amber/Dark/Wheat Lager (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRobert FalinkAluminum Altbier7B: Altbier
2ndJoe YeadoVienna Lager7A: Vienna Lager
3rdRobert FalinkVitro Vienna7A: Vienna Lager

Table 9: Uk Ales (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stGreg HintonBrexitlicious English IPA12C: English IPA
2ndAaron De BoerMild13A: Dark Mild
3rdJoel Ellingson"the Honker" Best Bitter11B: Best Bitter

Table 10: UK Dark/Strong Ale (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stNicholas PaulsonWee Heavy17C: Wee Heavy
2ndTyler ByeMaltrimony17D: English Barleywine
3rdRobert FalinkIron Kilt Wee Heavy14B: Scottish Heavy

Table 11: American Dark Ale (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAaron OrwickHoney Of An Amber Ale19A: American Amber Ale
2ndRyan LeerFor Richer Or Porter20A: American Porter
3rdMarc Makarem
Co-Brewer: Jack Henkemeyer
Sharpie20B: American Stout

Table 12: Belgian/Trappist Ale (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stGarrick Van BurenTin Harvest24C: Biere de Garde
2ndJoe YeadoSingle26A: Trappist Single
3rdDan TurnbullEyes Of The World26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale

Table 13: Sour/Brett Ale (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJoe YeadoBrett IPA28A: Brett Beer
2ndAdrian SwansonDark Cru #128B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer
3rdChuck GosnellMangos And Brett28C: Wild Specialty Beer

Table 14: Specialty Beer (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRichard BrowerBlack Pale34B: Mixed-Style Beer
2ndLane WanousGrodziskie27A: Historical Beer
3rdJim IngebrigtsenSunshine Rye Pale Ale34B: Mixed-Style Beer

Table 15: Fruit Beer (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stNicholas PaulsonGrapefruit IPA29A: Fruit Beer
2ndRobert FalinkCherry Lime Wit29B: Fruit and Spice Beer
3rdJustin KentStrawberry Saison29A: Fruit Beer

Table 16: Wood/Smoked Beer (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTravis Lott
Co-Brewer: Ryan Regan
Smoked Porter32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer
2ndJeremy RottDark Matter33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
3rdAaron Hamann
Co-Brewer: Nordeast Brewers Alliance
Koval33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer