World Beer Cup, one of the beer industry’s most prestigious competitions, took place in Nashville on May 10th and awards were presented at the conclusion of Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America on Wednesday night.
Considered by many to be the “Olympics of Beer” this competition is a very big deal.
Winning an award is like winning a Grammy an Oscar, an Emmy…it brings the world’s attention to even the smallest brewery’s doorstep…and like a hit song or film, it can make a career.
“The World Beer Cup brings together the finest brewers and beers from around the globe and celebrates creativity, craftsmanship, and passion for great beer,” said Chris Williams, World Beer Cup competition director…
“Receiving an award is a testament to quality and innovation, and we commend this year’s winners for setting the bar higher than ever.”
“And here (drum roll please) a COMPLETE listing of the breweries that took home an award this year…And the beer the won in each style category!