Winners - Nordeast Big River Homebrew Competition by the Nordeast Brewers Alliance

Table 1: Strong Belgian Ale (13 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stMorgan KaneSummer SaisonSaison 
2ndJake LarsonLady Liberty SaisonSaisonNordeast Brewers Alliance
3rdMatt BaconMonsoon SaisonSaisonGrain Matter Brewing

Table 2: IPA (12 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stSteve ToweyLeonidas' SMaSH IPAAmerican IPANordeast Brewers Alliance
2ndAdam SkjefstadBig Lake Session IPAAmerican IPA 
3rdPaul FowlerAmerician IPAAmerican IPASPHBC
HMMarc MakaremDaddys NectarSpecialty IPA 

Table 3: Standard American Beer (10 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stLane WanousHoney WheatAmerican Wheat BeerBYOB
2ndDavid EusticeRound 3 Cream AleCream Ale 
3rdIan CampbellCoastal Cream AleCream AleNorthern Brewer Fermentation Brigade

Table 4: Pale American Ale (10 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stGarrick Van BurenApa.MxAmerican Pale AleSt. Paul Homebrew Club
2ndAdam SkjefstadModern Day VikingAmerican Pale Ale 
3rdMatt HarrenSpitfireAmerican Pale Ale 

Table 5: Spiced Beer (9 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stTravis LottToasted Coconut PorterSpice, Herb, or Vegetable BeerBrew tang clan
2ndTroy FennerLemon Grass SaisonSpice, Herb, or Vegetable BeerMotley Brue
3rdMatthew TjosaasJust The Spruce IPASpice, Herb, or Vegetable BeerNordeast Brewers Alliance

Table 6: Strong American Ale (8 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stDavid WellsRevolutionary IPADouble IPATexas Carboys
2ndKarl KoesterRabbit FoodDouble IPA 
3rdMarc MakaremBad HorseDouble IPA 

Table 7: European Pale Lager (12 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stIan CampbellX HellesGerman ExportbierNorthern Brewer Fermentation Brigade
2ndPaul FowlerGerman PilsnerGerman PilsSPHBC
3rdJoseph LewisHella GoodMunich Helles 

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

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stRobert FalinkAluminum AltbierAltbierRum River Worthogs
2ndJoe YeadoVienna LagerVienna Lager 
3rdRobert FalinkVitro ViennaVienna LagerRum River Worthogs

Table 9: Uk Ales (11 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stGreg HintonBrexitlicious English IPAEnglish IPABrewCommune
2ndAaron De BoerMildDark MildNordeast Brewers Alliance
3rdJoel Ellingson"the Honker" Best BitterBest BitterMHBA

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

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stNicholas PaulsonWee HeavyWee Heavy 
2ndTyler ByeMaltrimonyEnglish BarleywineNordeast Brewers Alliance
3rdRobert FalinkIron Kilt Wee HeavyScottish HeavyRum River Worthogs

Table 11: American Dark Ale (9 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stAaron OrwickHoney Of An Amber AleAmerican Amber Ale 
2ndRyan LeerFor Richer Or PorterAmerican Porter 
3rdMarc MakaremSharpieAmerican Stout 

Table 12: Belgian/Trappist Ale (7 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stGarrick Van BurenTin HarvestBiere de GardeSt. Paul Homebrew Club
2ndJoe YeadoSingleTrappist Single 
3rdDan TurnbullEyes Of The WorldBelgian Dark Strong AleNorthern Brewer Fermentation Brigade

Table 13: Sour/Brett Ale (11 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stJoe YeadoBrett IPABrett Beer 
2ndAdrian SwansonDark Cru #1Mixed Fermentation Sour BeerNordeast Brewers Alliance
3rdChuck GosnellMangos And BrettWild Specialty BeerPrimary Fermenters

Table 14: Specialty Beer (9 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stRichard BrowerBlack PaleMixed-Style BeerNordeast Brewers Alliance
2ndLane WanousGrodziskieHistorical BeerBYOB
3rdJim IngebrigtsenSunshine Rye Pale AleMixed-Style BeerNordeast Brewers Alliance

Table 15: Fruit Beer (6 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stNicholas PaulsonGrapefruit IPAFruit Beer 
2ndRobert FalinkCherry Lime WitFruit and Spice BeerRum River Worthogs
3rdJustin KentStrawberry SaisonFruit BeerChippewa Valley Better Beer Brewers

Table 16: Wood/Smoked Beer (7 entries)

Pl.Brewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stTravis LottSmoked PorterClassic Style Smoked BeerBrew tang clan
2ndJeremy RottDark MatterSpecialty Wood-Aged BeerJohnson County Brew Society
3rdAaron HamannKovalSpecialty Wood-Aged BeerNordeast Brewers Alliance