At this year’s Great American Beer Festival (GABF), Denver-area breweries made an impressive showing, as usual. Here is a list of those that won medals, along with their winning beer and category. We highly recommend visiting these spots when you can.
Congratulations to all!
Banded Oak Brewing – “Drunkard's Cloak” (Old Ale or Strong Ale style)
BJ’s Restaurant and Brewery – “BJ’s Quad” (Belgian-style Dubbel or Quadrupel)
Cannonball Creek Brewing – “Netflix and Pils” (German-style Pilsener)
Denver Beer Co. – “Barrel-Aged Japance Off” (Wood and Barrel-aged beer)
Denver Beer Co. – “Graham Cracker Porter” (Specialty beer)
Golden City Brewery – “Legendary Red” (German-style Altbier)
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant – “Bohemian Pilsner” (Bohemian-style Pilsner)
Wit’s End Brewing – “Jean-Claude Van Blond” (Belgian-style Blonde ale or Pale ale)
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery – “Honeycomb Cream Ale” (Honey Beer)
Comrade Brewing Co. – “Defcon Red” (Irish-style Red Ale)
Fiction Beer Co. – “Madame Psychosis” (Juicy or Hazy Pale Ale)
Thirsty Monk Pub & Brewery – “Abby Blonde” (Belgian and French-style Ale)
Cheluna Brewing Co.(Pro-Am) – “La Bomba” (Belgian Blonde/Golden style)