BC Beer Awards 2014

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On Saturday, October 25th, 55 awards were handed out in 21 categories for the BC Beer Awards. The fifth annual event included a consumer tasting event at the craft beer festival as well as the BC Beer Awards ceremony.

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BC Beer Awards

If you’re looking to drink local beer, the list of winners is a great place to start. Here are just a few of the breweries that were honoured this year:

Light Lager
1st: Turning Point Brewing Company
Stanley Park Noble Pilsner

1st: Steamworks Brewery
Steamworks Pilsner

Special Lager
1st: Tree Brewing Co.
Captivator Doppelbock

1st: Steamworks Brewpub
Steamworks Brewpub Kolsch

UK Ales
1st: Tin Whistle Brewing Co.
Stag Apple Scotch Ale

North American Ales
1st: Main St. Brewing Co.
Main Street Sessional IPA

Browns and Porters
1st: Yellow Dog Brewing Co.
Shake A Paw Smoked Brown Porter

Vegetable / Spice Beer
1st: Parallel 49 Brewing Co.
Lost Souls

1st: Steamworks Brewery
Steamworks Blitzen

Fruit and Sours
1st: Driftwood Brewing Company
Bird Of Prey- Flanders Red

North American IPA
1st: High Mountain Brewing Co.
5 Rings IPA

Imperial IPA
1st: Brassneck Brewery
One Trick Pony

Best of Show (of 465 entries)
Yellow Dog Brewing Co.
Shake A Paw Smoked Brown Porter

The Dan Small Homebrew Award
1st: Matt Anderson & Family
Anderson Estate IPA – Fresh Hopped

All of the winners and runners up can be found online. October is Craft Beer Month in BC, with events through to October 31st.

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