There were 213 entries judged and 220 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
N/AJoseph NanceCabin Fever25B: SaisonMusic City Brewers
1stTim Gerbracht
Co-Brewer: Jeff Maxwell
Munich Helles4A: Munich HellesGRiST
2ndChristopher AllenOnes & Zeros Raspberry Lambic23F: Fruit LambicMusic City Brewers
3rdGary BlackMy Baltic Lies Over The Ocean9C: Baltic PorterJefferson County Home Brewers

Winning Entries

Table 1: PJ Standard American Beer (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTim MeehanRed XIII1D: American Wheat Beer
2ndJonathan White American Wheat 1D: American Wheat Beer
3rdBen HohSkinny Dog Wheat Pale Ale1D: American Wheat Beer

Table 2: PJ Doppelbock/German Wheat Beer (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stGreg Schmidt
Co-Brewer: Maddy Schmidt, Phil Didion
Schmidion Lucky Doppelbock9A: Doppelbock
2ndBrandon Peterson
Co-Brewer: Tim Schmidt
El Hefe10A: Weissbier
3rdJeff Kirkner2013 Dopplebock 10.4%9A: Doppelbock

Table 3: PJ Pale Commonwealth/British Brown Beer (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stCharles AndersonGolden Eye12A: English Golden Ale
2ndJoel WheelerMild High Club13A: Dark Mild
3rdJoseph NanceFLP13C: English Porter

Table 4: PJ Strong American Ale (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDirk FranzenHopnosis XX IPA22A: Double IPA
2ndLara AugustineThere You Have It!22D: Wheatwine
3rdChris Norris1.21 Gigawatts 22B: American Strong Ale

Table 5: PJ Belgian and Trappist Ale (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stKeith RodenhauserChimash (2015)26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2ndGreg Schmidt
Co-Brewer: Maddy Schmidt, Phil Didion
La Fin Du Schmidion26C: Belgian Tripel
3rdGary BlackStan's Dubbel26B: Belgian Dubbel

Table 6: PJ Historical/Alt. Fermentables Beer (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBlake NickellDusty Bottoms Kentucky Common Ale27A6: Kentucky Common
2ndNik VolkertRye Porter31A: Alternative Grain Beer
3rdRay SealsOld Frankfort Pike27A6: Kentucky Common

Table 7: PJ Specialty Fruit, Smoked, Wood, and Specialty Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stHarck Pickett
Co-Brewer: BOCK
Bourbon Barrelled RIS33A: Wood-Aged Beer
2ndChristopher AllenOnes & Zeros Smoked Doppelbock32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer
3rdBEN SHELTONEl Fregadero De Le Cocina34A: Clone Beer

Table 8: PJ Spiced Beers (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDirk FranzenSaison Du Nate30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
2ndRyan Harding
Co-Brewer: Aaron German
Captian Iron Mash30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
3rdBEN SHELTONEl Fregadero De Le Cocina30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Table 9: International, Pale Malty European, and Amber Malty European Lager (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTim Gerbracht
Co-Brewer: Jeff Maxwell
Munich Helles4A: Munich Helles
2ndCharles Anderson
Co-Brewer: Chris Barnes
Dunkles Double Down6C: Dunkels Bock
3rdLara AugustineTrip Decoc Bock6C: Dunkels Bock
HMKaty MillerMaccabee Lager2B: International Amber Lager

Table 10: Pale Bitter European Lager, Amber Bitter European Lager, and British Bitter (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stEvan BrillLost Slone7A: Vienna Lager
2ndJoseph NanceGarden Of Eden5B: Kolsch
3rdKaty MillerBrains11B: Best Bitter

Table 11: Baltic Porter, Irish Stout, Dark British Beer (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stGary BlackMy Baltic Lies Over The Ocean9C: Baltic Porter
2ndBill GoodmanBALTOPS9C: Baltic Porter
3rdPaul CahillElm Grove16A: Sweet Stout

Table 12: Scottish Ale, Irish Red Ale, and Strong British Ale (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDirk FranzenUnderage Old Ale17B: Old Ale
2ndChris NorrisPopping & Loching14C: Scottish Export
3rdChristopher AllenOnes & Zeros Wee Heavy17C: Wee Heavy
HMNik VolkertIrish Red I15A: Irish Red Ale

Table 13: American Blonde Ale (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBrian Newsome
Co-Brewer: Julie Ferry
Brew-Yaaahs Slutty Blonde18A: Blonde Ale
2ndJason MurrayAlaskan Clone18A: Blonde Ale
3rdKevin SkidmoreCaught Again Blond Ale18A: Blonde Ale

Table 14: American Pale Ale and Specialty IPA (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stCorey GlassHopway 6618B: American Pale Ale
2ndJeff KirknerBlack Pliney Juice21B2: Black IPA
3rdEvan BrillMr. Faded Glory18B: American Pale Ale

Table 15: Amber and Brown American Beer (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stClay Bunn
Co-Brewer: Drew Speer
Sandra19C: American Brown Ale
2ndErik WeberCommon Ale-Ity19B: California Common
3rdDirk FranzenCurly Koa Brown Ale19C: American Brown Ale

Table 16: American Porter and Stout (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stNik Volkert
Co-Brewer: Erik Weber, David Stiles, Jen Stiles
NEF20A: American Porter
2ndJeff KirknerBlack Stallion Hoppy Oatmeal Stout20B: American Stout
3rdCharles AndersonInto The Void20B: American Stout

Table 17: American IPA (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDirk FranzenDirty Blonde IPA21A: American IPA
2ndKevin SkidmoreStoner Branch Vol. IIPA21A: American IPA
3rdPaul CahillPacifica21A: American IPA
HMEvan BrillSmells Like Hops21A: American IPA

Table 18: European Sour and American Wild Ale (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stChristopher AllenOnes & Zeros Raspberry Lambic23F: Fruit Lambic
2ndJoel WheelerSour Golden Ale28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer
3rdKeith RodenhauserJestery Saison28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer

Table 19: Strong Belgian Ale (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJoseph NanceCabin Fever25B: Saison
2ndGary BlackBrussels Brunch Saison25B: Saison
3rdAllen DuvallBackwards Belgian25C: Belgian Golden Strong Ale
HMAdam StitzerSaison25B: Saison

Table 20: Fruit Beer and Fruit and Spice Beer (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJoe BrewerPippy Raz29A: Fruit Beer
2ndBen HohSkinny Dog Tart Cherry Ale29A: Fruit Beer
3rdRyan SmalleyStrawberry Lane29A: Fruit Beer
HMDirk FranzenR U Razzin' Me?29A: Fruit Beer

Table 21: Ciders (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTim KingAngry GingerC2E: Cider with Herbs/Spices
2ndJoel WheelerCiderC1B: English Cider
3rdLuke HadsallCisónC2F: Specialty Cider/Perry

Table 22: Meads (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBen Hoh
Co-Brewer: Chris Vandergrift
Skinny Dog Oops! All Berries MeadM2E: Melomel

Table 23: Meads 2 (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndBen Hoh
Co-Brewer: Chris Vandergrift
Skinny Dog The Vandergrift Ginger MeadM3B: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Mead
3rdJustin LeVaughnRocham-BochetM4C: Experimental Mead