San Diego County breweries received 5 gold medals and 18 medals total on the latest 2023 Nice American Beer Pageant.
The nation’s largest skilled brewing competitors, an annual occasion in Denver, is often known as the “Oscars” of the craft beer trade.
The 5 golds and 18 medals total beat out final yr’s native totals – three and 15, respectively.
The gold medals went to breweries all through the county. They’re:
Level Loma’s Fashionable Instances Beer (one silver, one bronze) and Carmel Mountain’s Second Probability Beer Firm (two bronze) have been San Diego’s solely a number of winners.
“Our breweries confirmed extremely nicely as soon as once more within the Mile Excessive Metropolis,” mentioned San Diego Brewers Guild Govt Director Erik Fowler. “It looks as if yearly we justify our moniker as The Capital of Craft, and I couldn’t be happier for the medal winners and all the San Diego craft beer scene.”
The opposite native winners, of silver medals:
- Bagby Beer Firm, Oceanside: Herd of Turtles in “Robust Porter” class
- Burgeon Beer Firm, Carlsbad, Carlsbad Crush in “Worldwide-Fashion Pale Ale” class
- Fashionable Instances, Mega Satan’s Enamel: Double Dutch S’mores Version in “Dessert Stout or Pastry Stout” class
- North Park Beer Firm, X-Raying Flowers in “Juicy or Hazy Imperial IPA” class
- Pizza Port Ocean Seashore, Giullaume in “Session Beer or Belgian-Fashion Desk Beer” class
- Rouleur Brewing Firm, Carlsbad, DOMESTIQUE Blonde Ale in “Belgian-Fashion Ale or French-Fashion Ale” class
- Rip Present Brewing. North Park, Breakline Bock in “Bock” class
- AleSmith Brewing Firm, Miramar, Nut Brown in “English-Fashion Brown Ale” class
- Breakwater Brewing Firm, Oceanside, Rye Daybreak in “Rye Beers” class
- Fall Brewing Firm, North Park, Tora! In “Worldwide-Fashion Pilsener” class
- Fashionable Instances Beer, Chaos Grid: The Remaining Remaining Course in “Dessert Stout or Pastry Stout” class
- Second Probability Beer Firm, Fistful of Gummies in “Fruited Bitter” class
- Second Probability Beer Firm, Tabula Rasa in “Sturdy Porter” class
The forty first Nice American Beer Pageant, introduced by the Brewers Affiliation, included roughly 9,300 entries inside 100 totally different classes.
Greater than 2,000 breweries entered, and medals have been awarded by greater than 200 licensed judges and skilled members of the brewing trade.