Winners - Bluegrass Cup

Table 1: STANDARD AMERICAN BEER (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stNik VolkertCowabunga! Cream AleCream AleWoodstock Malt Monkeys
2ndNik VolkertYard WorkAmerican LagerWoodstock Malt Monkeys
3rdMichael NickellMaker WheatAmerican Wheat BeerBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)

Table 2: INTERNATIONAL & CZECH LAGERS (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stGary O'GormanGary's Czech Amber LagerCzech Amber LagerBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
2ndSeneca TomsWolfpack LagerInternational Amber Lager
3rdChristopher OwenCzech LagerbierCzech Pale LagerLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD

Table 3: PALE MALTY EUROPEAN LAGER (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stScott FicarraBavarian HellesMunich HellesWeiz Guys
2ndChristopher OwenBayerishes Heller BockHelles BockLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD
3rdChristopher OwenBayerishes HellesMunich HellesLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD

Table 4: PALE BITTER & AMBER MALTY EURO LAGERS (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stKevin FosterGerman PilsGerman PilsCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndDirk FranzenChicken DanceMarzenBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdChristopher PriceKolschKolschLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD

Table 5: AMBER BITTER EURO BEER (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMichael NickellVienna Sauce(Age)Vienna LagerBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
2ndJonathan CothronMy Altenator Is BustedAltbier
3rdJohn O'BrienAtl!AltbierFinal Gravity Craft Brewers
HMScott FicarraOld WestphalianAltbierWeiz Guys

Table 6: DARK & STRONG EURO (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJohn O'BrienAlligatorDoppelbockFinal Gravity Craft Brewers
2ndPaul CahillCaramel Me DunkelMunich DunkelBarley Mob Brewers
3rdBrandon Kg SchaeferArnold Schwarzenlager SchwarzbierLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD
HMJames WardenThe Decent DopplebockDoppelbockBarley Mob Brewers

Table 7: EUROPEAN WHEAT BEERS (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
2ndDrew SpeerHefe & PuffWeissbierBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdChristopher OwenAbbeybrau WitbierWitbierLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD

Table 8: BRITISH BITTER (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBrandon GarrettOrdinary BitterOrdinary BitterBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
2ndScott FicarraYoung DukinfieldStrong BitterWeiz Guys
3rdJohn O'BrienLord of the ManorStrong BitterFinal Gravity Craft Brewers

Table 9: PALE COMMONWEALTH & IRISH (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stKevin CowanGuinnyIrish StoutRedstick Brewmasters
2ndBen HohSkinny Dog Irish StoutIrish StoutBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdGary O'GormanMash Madness Golden AleEnglish Golden AleBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
HMRyan HardingStoutIrish StoutBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)

Table 10: BROWN BRITISH & SCOTTISH (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stScott KurtzHighlanderScottish ExportSt. Louis Brews/STL Brewminati
2ndScott MastersYard PartyScottish Light
3rdJohn O'BrienMildly ComplicatedDark MildFinal Gravity Craft Brewers

Table 11: DARK BRITISH (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stScott KurtzJamaican NightsTropical StoutSt. Louis Brews/STL Brewminati
2ndMichael NickellRedemptionTropical StoutBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdRobert GardnerForeign Extra StoiutForeign Extra StoutSouthern Nevada Ale Fermenters Union (SNAFU)

Table 12: STRONG BRITISH & IMPERIAL STOUTS (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJason MurrayKilty PleasureWee HeavyBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
2ndDirk FranzenJack the RipperEnglish BarleywineBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdJohn ColoeFrankensteinEnglish BarleywineSaratoga Thoroughbrews

Table 13: PALE AMERICAN ALE (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stPaul SchamelLost Arrow Pale AleAmerican Pale Ale
2ndScott MastersWhere The Ale Am I?American Pale Ale
3rdJohn ColoePolo PaleAmerican Pale AleSaratoga Thoroughbrews

Table 14: AMERICAN AMBER, BROWN, & DARK (20 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stNik VolkertCali ConfusionCalifornia CommonWoodstock Malt Monkeys
2ndAndrew KjosBrown AleAmerican Brown AleIowa Brewers Union [Des Moines, IA]
3rdJonathan CothronLike Grandma's BallsAmerican Porter
HMKevin FosterTrouble Behind Steam BeerCalifornia CommonCane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 15: IPA'S & OTHER SPECIALTY IPA'S (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stRobert CisarMosiac ManiacAmerican IPASouth Omaha Brewers
2ndJared AumenBelgian IPABelgian IPAAnn Arbor Brewers Guild
3rdRobert GardnerBelgian IPABelgian IPASouthern Nevada Ale Fermenters Union (SNAFU)

Table 16: NEW ENGLAND/HAZY IPA'S (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stAndrew KjosNeipa From IowaSpecialty IPAIowa Brewers Union [Des Moines, IA]
2ndKit LindsayHopfectaSpecialty IPALouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD
3rdKaitlin PayneHurrication Hazy IPASpecialty IPA

Table 17: STRONG AMERICAN (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stDirk FranzenHopnosisDouble IPABrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
2ndMark GregoryAndy's Big AleAmerican BarleywineBarley Mob Brewers
3rdArt KimLiquid DescentAmerican BarleywineIlliana Beer Rackers Union (IBRU)

Table 18: EUROPEAN SOURS (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stKevin Foster2018 FramboiseFruit LambicCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndAlan JacksonLambic Lambic Lambic and the Omega MuLambicBluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs
3rdArt KimGobsmackFlanders Red AleIlliana Beer Rackers Union (IBRU)

Table 19: BELGIAN ALES & SAISON (17 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJared CowleyDaisySaison
2ndJohn LeeNot Bad For the First TimeSaisonSaratoga Thoroughbrews
3rdRyan SarhanBland BlondBelgian Blond AleBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)

Table 20: BEGIAN GOLDEN & PALE TRAPPIST (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stChristopher PriceTripelBelgian TripelLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD
2ndKaty MillerBelgian Strong Golden AleBelgian Golden Strong AleBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdChristopher OwenAncient PatersbierTrappist SingleLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD

Table 21: BELGIAN DUBBEL & QUAD (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stKevin FosterBrother Jerome 12Belgian Dark Strong AleCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndJeff KirknerTrippel Dubbel Belgian DubbelBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdMichael NickellDubbel MadnessBelgian DubbelBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)

Table 22: HISTORICAL (NON-SMOKED) (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stGary CoxBanishedPre-Prohibition LagerDelaware Ohio Homebrewers (DOH!)
2ndAlan JacksonRhymes With FruitHistorical BeerBluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs
3rdDarrin WilsonHappy ChandlerKentucky CommonBloatarian Brewing League

Table 23: AMERICAN WILD (15 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJoel WheelerWalk Of ShameWild Specialty BeerBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
2ndDerek CaskeyStumble Through The WoodsWild Specialty BeerBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdJonathan CothronLife's A BeachWild Specialty Beer
HMAndrew Weaver Persimmon Sour StoutWild Specialty BeerLift A Leg Homemade Beer

Table 24: FRUIT BEERS (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stAndrew Weaver Coconut Cream Pie WeisseFruit and Spice BeerLift A Leg Homemade Beer
2ndNik VolkertNik's Daily Ration - Grape Ale VariantFruit BeerWoodstock Malt Monkeys
3rdBrian RuswinklePeach HefeFruit Beer

Table 25: SPICE, HERB, OR VEGETABLE BEERS (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBrian RuswinkleMango Habanero BlondeSpice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
2ndChris BarnesNo Way Brose'Spice, Herb, or Vegetable BeerBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdRyan SmalleyStout W Vanilla & CocoaSpice, Herb, or Vegetable BeerB.O.C.K.

Table 26: SMOKED & WOOD AGED BEERS (16 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJami FlickHahn SoloLichtenhainerBluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs
2ndJohn SpicerBock 2018 Barrel Aged Old AleSpecialty Wood-Aged BeerBOCK
3rdChristopher OwenAltdunkelrauchbierClassic Style Smoked BeerLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD
HMChristopher PriceGrodziskiePiwo GrodziskieLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD

Table 27: ALTERNATE FERMENTABLES & MISCELLANEOUS BEERS (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJared CowleyEye of SorghumAlternative Grain Beer
2ndMax KutlerMonkey TrapAutumn Seasonal BeerBrewers of Central Kentucky (BOCK)
3rdJames WardenDarts SaisonWinter Seasonal BeerBarley Mob Brewers

Table 28: CIDERS & MEADS (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stNik VolkertScottish CiderNew World CiderWoodstock Malt Monkeys
2ndMark RobinsonBerry BerryCider with Other FruitLAGERS
3rdBrandon BingmanCider 231New World CiderMid-State Brew Crew [Murfreesboro, TN]
HMJohn SpicerGinger Mead 2017Spice, Herb, or Vegetable MeadBOCK