Results are in from the inaugural Ohio Craft Brewers Cup

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The results are in with Columbus brewers representing well in the first Ohio Craft Brewers Cup, which was judged this past week in Dayton.

The event was organized and hosted by Dayton Beer Company’s Pete Hilgeman. More than 200 entries from a total of 40 Ohio craft brewers vied for Gold, Silver and Bronze in 23 categories.

Below are a list of medal winners from Central Ohio. Wolf’s Ridge also took Best Central Ohio Brewery honors. Finishing at the very top of the heap was Market Garden Prosperity Wheat, winning Best of Show as Ohio’s Best Beer for 2018. The full results can be viewed online.

Hilgeman says he is gratified with the support, quality and outcome of this inaugural event and hopes to organize a beer festival showcasing the winning beers to close out future Ohio Craft Brewers Cups.

Wolf’s Ridge Brewing

Gold: Coffee Beer – Sky Daybreak
Silver: Herb/Spice/Pepper Beer – Yub Nub
Silver: Scottish/Smoke Style Beer – Buchenrach
Bronze: German Style Ale – Kolsch

Pretentious Barrel House

Gold: Sour/Wild Beer – Sybarite with Cherries
Silver: Sour/Wild Beer – Sybarite
Silver: Coffee Beer – Derisive with Coffee
Bronze: Wood/Barrel Aged – Magnanimous

Ill Mannered Brewing

Gold: American Light Ale – Mamma Slamma
Gold: Scottish/Smoke Style Beer – Brewing Malt Tank
Bronze: Belgian/French Saison – Bringer of Joy

Lineage Brewing

Bronze: Fruit Beer – Tango and Bernice
Bronze: American Light Ale – Wake Life

North High Brewing

Silver: American IPA – MR Fahrenheit

Combustion Brewery

Bronze: Imperial IPA – Now We’re Talking

About the Author

Bill Babbitt is a retired engineer, beer lover, and freelance writer for Beer Advocate Magazine.

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