There were 336 entries judged and 170 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJonathan MacDonaldVaquero Borracho27A: Historical Beer

Winning Entries

Table 1: Light Ale (20 entries)

1stMichael RiddleGolden Showers12A: English Golden Ale
2ndMichael RiddleKiller Kolsch5B: Kolsch
3rdMichael RiddleCalifornia Blonde18A: Blonde Ale

Table 2: Pale Ale (22 entries)

1stKelly DunhamAmerican Red Ale19A: American Amber Ale
2ndJonathan MacDonaldDerealization Pale Ale18B: American Pale Ale
3rdStan GardnerA Pint11B: Best Bitter

Table 3: IPA (33 entries)

1stJonathan MacDonaldThe Invisible Peak Imperial IPA22A: Double IPA
2ndKeith KostDouble IPA22A: Double IPA
3rdLuis Castro925 Session IPA21B: Specialty IPA
3rdKeith KostAmerican IPA21A: American IPA

Table 4: Brown Ale (10 entries)

1stBob Mac KayNigel's Nightcap13A: Dark Mild
2ndTom RegaliaDark Mild13A: Dark Mild
3rdMatthew Sewell
Co-Brewer: Ben Albers
NWR Irish Red15A: Irish Red Ale

Table 5: Strong Ale (7 entries)

1stKeith KostAmerican Barleywine22C: American Barleywine
2ndRobbie ProctorGranny's Tipple17D: English Barleywine
3rdKeith KostWee Heavy17C: Wee Heavy

Table 6: Porter (6 entries)

1stJason DavisLivonia9C: Baltic Porter
2ndMichael Riddle
Co-Brewer: Chris Purdy
Chevallier Porter13C: English Porter
3rdMikael HakanssonBlack Silver Porter20A: American Porter

Table 7: Stout (23 entries)

1stIan ElliottFinal Final20C: Imperial Stout
2ndVirgil RedmanPPB Stout16D: Foreign Extra Stout
3rdColin SmithAmerican Stout20B: American Stout
3rdVito DelucchiKB Stout16A: Sweet Stout

Table 8: Wheat and Rye (17 entries)

1stKevin TeelAfternoon Delight23A: Berliner Weisse
2ndVito DelucchiCapn Crunch Hef10A: Weissbier
3rdDamien PerryAmerican Wheat1D: American Wheat Beer

Table 9: Alts and Commons (6 entries)

1stVirgil RedmanPPB Common19B: California Common
2ndKeith KostAltbier7B: Altbier
3rdMichael PiresAltbiers Of Madness7B: Altbier

Table 10: Light Lager (27 entries)

1stCraig CorleyHelles #44A: Munich Helles
2ndJonathan MacDonaldTamal Lager2A: International Pale Lager
3rdIan ElliottParking Shoes Pilsner5D: German Pils
3rdMichael PiresParty, Party, Party4B: Festbier

Table 11: Dark Lager (26 entries)

1stJeff RoseOktoberfest Marzen 20166A: Marzen
2ndDavid Lin7A7A: Vienna Lager
3rdMike CharltonFranconian Schwarzbier8B: Schwarzbier
3rdKeith KostCzech Dark Lager3D: Czech Dark Lager

Table 12: Belgian (39 entries)

1stMichael PiresThe Flemish Connection23B: Flanders Red Ale
2ndMichael OrthPatersbier26A: Trappist Single
2ndEric RuffRuffhouse Witbier24A: Witbier
3rdKeith KostTrappist Single26A: Trappist Single
3rdJared Lieban
Co-Brewer: Malcolm Lieban
Biere De Golden State24C: Biere de Garde

Table 13: Belgian Strong (10 entries)

1stJason LedfordThe Beast Of Belgium26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2ndLuis CastroBelgian Tripel26C: Belgian Tripel
3rdJason RogersEl Diablo Golden Strong25C: Belgian Golden Strong Ale

Table 14: Specialty (62 entries)

1stTad Johnston
Co-Brewer: Ramesh Johnston
Parabolic34A: Clone Beer
2ndRay GravesBreakfast Stout30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
2ndJohn WarnerEveryone In28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer
3rdMichael RiddleToast Beer34C: Experimental Beer
3rdKarlo Berket
Co-Brewer: Sami Rollins
Bretta Gloom Buster28A: Brett Beer
3rdJonathan EsemanBrett C-Son28A: Brett Beer

Table 15: Oak and Smoke (20 entries)

1stAdam WyssSkeletor's Coffin33A: Wood-Aged Beer
2ndLloyd Johnson
Co-Brewer: Ted Silvas
Bourbon Barreled Russian Imperial Stout33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
3rdKeith KostSmoked Porter32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer

Table 16: Historical (8 entries)

1stJonathan MacDonaldVaquero Borracho27A: Historical Beer
2ndAndrew SimsakAdambier27A: Historical Beer
3rdStan GardnerA Beer27A: Historical Beer