Thanks to all who participated in the Spring Fling.

There were 362 entries judged and 232 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyle
N/AJake FreshourSimple Sitrus Session Sour23A: Berliner Weisse
1stScott Nieradka
Co-Brewer: Alex Parise
Dunkles Bock6C: Dunkels Bock
2ndJim Thompson
Co-Brewer: Chuck Macaluso
We Want To PUMPkin You Up!30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Best of Show – Mead

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyle
3rdBlake Creagan
Co-Brewer: Lauren Creagan
Gordon's BestM1A: Dry Mead

Winning Entries

Table 1: Standard American Beer (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRob HickmanHangar 5 American Wheat1D: American Wheat Beer
2ndDoug JordanSun Worshiper1C: Cream Ale
3rdTed MartinezHell W/U Randy1C: Cream Ale

Table 2: International Beer (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJason BarkerWhat Dos Equis Used To Be2B: International Amber Lager
2ndRobert GordonKangaroo Austrialian Sparkling Ale12B: Australian Sparkling Ale
3rdHayden IngramGoldmember IPA12C: English IPA

Table 3: Czech Lagers (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJoe Mikus'Check' Pils3B: Czech Premium Pale Lager
2ndTed MartinezThx D.L.3B: Czech Premium Pale Lager
3rdJason BarkerCzechs Mix3C: Czech Amber Lager

Table 4: Pale European Beer (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJim LeiningerFestbier 4B: Festbier
2ndJason BarkerHelles Canyon Lager4A: Munich Helles
3rdMichael GwynnHella4C: Helles Bock

Table 5: Amber European Beer (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stScott Nieradka
Co-Brewer: Alex Parise
Dunkles Bock6C: Dunkels Bock
2ndTed MartinezGolden Lager7C: Kellerbier
3rdZeb DrivdahlUtgarda6A: Marzen

Table 6: Scottish & Irish Beer (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stKevin MultopShamrock & Thistle Red Ale15A: Irish Red Ale
2ndRobert GordonKilt Ale14C: Scottish Export
3rdRyan HoltSwearengen's Corksucker Irish Stout15B: Irish Stout
HMJeremy JalabertGravitar14A: Scottish Light

Table 7: Dark or Strong European Lagers (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJoe MikusHazmat Munich Dunkel8A: Munich Dunkel
2ndDan DixonDoppelbock9A: Doppelbock
3rdJake FreshourStormin Norman Schwarz8B: Schwarzbier

Table 8: German Wheat Beer (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAlex BrehmPale German Guy10A: Weissbier
2ndMichael GwynnKB+A10B: Dunkels Weissbier
3rdJennifer AldermanProst!10A: Weissbier
HMAlex BrehmGerman Guy10B: Dunkels Weissbier

Table 9: Brown & Bitter British Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAlex BrehmCulture13B: English Brown Ale
2ndJustin Bradley
Co-Brewer: Ben Molin
Born To Be Mild13A: Dark Mild
3rdDan ShultsObit11A: Ordinary Bitter
HMSteve MorganLond/Oregon11B: Best Bitter

Table 10: Dark British Beer (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAlex BrehmIt Sucks Here16A: Sweet Stout
2ndJess PloiumRidge Walk16D: Foreign Extra Stout
3rdCharles MacalusoFlip-Flop16D: Foreign Extra Stout

Table 11: Strong British Ale (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stCharles MacalusoMcMarion17C: Wee Heavy
2ndCharles MacalusoOld Salty17D: English Barleywine
3rdDan DixonEndeavor17D: English Barleywine

Table 12: American Porter & Stout (28 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJim Brooks
Co-Brewer: Miks Furry
Putin20C: Imperial Stout
2ndDaniel Wayman
Co-Brewer: Darrick Wayman
CWB Porter20A: American Porter
3rdJess PloiumRidge Walk20A: American Porter

Table 13: Pale American Ale (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTodd HuberPale Ale18B: American Pale Ale
2ndMike ForbessDive Bomb Blone Ale18A: Blonde Ale
3rdZeb DrivdahlMs Mols Pale Ale18B: American Pale Ale

Table 14: Amber & Brown American Beer (15 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTroy WhiteidBackyard Brown19C: American Brown Ale
2ndDaniel Wayman
Co-Brewer: Darrick Wayman
CWB Red Ale19A: American Amber Ale
3rdSean NearyFogs Aweigh19B: California Common
HMSteve BrainerdRDM Amber19A: American Amber Ale

Table 15: IPA (39 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJustin Bradley
Co-Brewer: Kipp Johnson
Too Fresh Red IPA21B4: Red IPA
2ndRob HickmanFlying Pug IPA21A: American IPA
3rdMatt SmithPyxis21A: American IPA

Table 16: Strong American Ale (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stCharles MacalusoFleet Week22D: Wheatwine
2ndAdam LundMosaic Hop Bomb22A: Double IPA
3rdTed MartinezWe Are Screwed 22A: Double IPA

Table 17: Strong Belgian Ale (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJonathan MarxSaison25B: Saison
2ndCharles MacalusoGolden Shellback25C: Belgian Golden Strong Ale
3rdBarnaby BielskisJust The Saison25B: Saison

Table 18: European Sour Ale (4 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJake FreshourSimple Sitrus Session Sour23A: Berliner Weisse
2ndJoshua ZepessCherrifying Sour Brown23C: Oud Bruin
3rdJoel ReaMartian Sunrise23B: Flanders Red Ale

Table 19: Belgian Ale (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stScott Nieradka
Co-Brewer: Alex Parise
Belgian Pale24B: Belgian Pale Ale
2ndAndrew JohnsonBelgian Pale Ale24B: Belgian Pale Ale
3rdMatthew Spenner
Co-Brewer: Crystal Spenner
Britt Wit24A: Witbier

Table 20: Trappist Ale (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTroy WhiteidMonk E Style26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2ndBrew Crew Aspen RidgeMonkey Trapp26C: Belgian Tripel
3rdDan DixonBelgian Tripel26C: Belgian Tripel

Table 21: American Wild Ale (16 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJonathan MarxBrett IPA28A: Brett Beer
2ndJim ThompsonFortune Telling Juggling Orb28C: Wild Specialty Beer
3rdDoug JordanSour Flower28C: Wild Specialty Beer

Table 22: Specialty Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJennifer HohenseeFor The Common Folk32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer
2ndCharles MacalusoBlack Pearl34C: Experimental Beer
3rdAndrew JohnsonLemon Kolsch34C: Experimental Beer

Table 23: Historical Beer (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJennifer AldermanPip, Pip, Cheerio!27A9: London Brown Ale
2ndMatt SmithALTernative Facts27A: Historical Beer
3rdCharles MacalusoGangless Gangster Prohibition Porter27A8: Pre-Prohibition Porter

Table 24: Fruit Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stMiles Wilhelm
Co-Brewer: Jim Wilhelm
Scarlet Fields29A: Fruit Beer
2ndWill Gifford
Co-Brewer: Dave OHare
Orange Wheat 201729A: Fruit Beer
3rdBrian EllisMaui Wowie Coconut Porter29A: Fruit Beer

Table 25: Spiced Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJim Thompson
Co-Brewer: Chuck Macaluso
We Want To PUMPkin You Up!30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
2ndJeremy JalabertWarlords30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
3rdBrew Crew Aspen RidgeSanta's Kiss30C: Winter Seasonal Beer
HMDanielle PinkardButter Pecan Darkness30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Table 26: Wood Beer (19 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stPatrick GormanCapital Punishment33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
2ndRyan Holt
Co-Brewer: Kirk Holt
Dagwood's Rebellion RIS33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
3rdTim KoesterTCB-Barley Wine33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
HMJason BarkerKitchen Sink Stout33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer

Table 27: Cider & Perry (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAndrew JohnsonApfelwineC2C: Applewine
2ndAdam LundOld Granny CiderC1A: New World Cider
3rdJeremy JalabertDig DugC1A: New World Cider

Table 28: Mead (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBlake Creagan
Co-Brewer: Lauren Creagan
Gordon's BestM1A: Dry Mead
2ndBrew Crew Aspen RidgeHoneymoon MagicM3B: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Mead
3rdJohn HeadFats Waller MeadM3B: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Mead