San Diego craft breweries received 12 medals this week on the 2023 World Beer Cup, the worldwide occasion usually referred to “the Olympics of beer competitions.”
Three brewers scored gold medals – AleSmith Brewing in Miramar, BattleMage Brewing in Vista and North Park Beer Co.
Pizza Port and Eppig Brewing received a number of medals, two apiece. Along with the three golds, native breweries received two silver and 7 bronzes.
The occasion, in Nashville on the Craft Brewers Convention and BrewExpo America, featured greater than 10,000 beers from almost 2,400 breweries spanning 51 international locations, entered in 103 classes.
The Brewers Affiliation, based mostly in Boulder, Colo., is a not-for-profit commerce affiliation that promotes and protects American craft brewers and hosts the competitors.
As well as, Richard Fierro, the San Diego State graduate and Military veteran who subdued the gunman throughout a November mass taking pictures in Colorado Springs, obtained the affiliation’s Recognition Award, alongside along with his spouse, Jessica. They personal Atrevida Beer Co. in Colorado Springs.
Right here’s the record of the successful San Diego brewer and beers, with their particular person class:
- Gold – AleSmith Brewing Co., Olde Ale, “Outdated Ale or Sturdy Ale;” BattleMage Brewing, Summon Ifrit, “American-Fashion Amber/Crimson Ale;” North Park Beer Co., NZ-Fu!, “Worldwide IPA”
- Silver – Eppig Brewing (Vista), Meister, “American Wheat Beer;” Mom Earth Brew Co. (Vista), Boo Koo, “Worldwide Pale Ale”
- Bronze – Burgeon Beer Co. (Carlsbad), Tight Focus, “Worldwide IPA;” Craft Coast Beer & Tacos (Oceanside), Outdated West, “American-Fashion IPA;” Eppig Brewing (Vista), Sinister Path, “Export Stout;” My Yard Stay Beer Co. (San Marcos), Fundamental B@tch, “Honey Beer;” Pizza Port (Carlsbad): Oceano, “Australian-Fashion Pale Ale;” Pizza Port (Ocean Seaside), Paloma Bitter, “Specialty Berliner-Fashion Weisse;” Stone Brewing (Liberty Station), Stone Lifeblood, “American-Fashion Brown Ale”
The World Beer Cup competitors supervisor selects judges from an inventory of internationally acknowledged brewers, consultants, trade suppliers and writers. Judging is blind, with no model data supplied to judges so entries could be judged solely on their deserves.