Washington's breweries win 16 awards at the Great American Beer Festival

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By 99.9 KISW

2020 continues to be the year of the virtual event, even for the largest beer festival in the United States.


The Great American Beer Festival had more than 900 breweries enter this year's virtual event, and all 50 states were represented. Washington's breweries brought home 16 awards in 14 styles, so please join me in congratulating our winners!


Bale Breaker Brewing

Silver - Hazy L IPA


Bron Yr Aur Brewing Co.

Bronze - Thriller Pillar Robust Porter


Burke Gilman Brewing Company

Gold - The Hopsplainer Imperial IPA


Chuckanut Brewery

Gold - Maibock Bock

Silver - Chuck Lite Lager

Bronze - Rye Beer


Cloudburst Brewing

Silver - Not A Scientist Imperial IPA


The Good Society Brewery

Gold - First to Fall Belgian-Style Ale


Grains of Wrath Brewing

Gold - Built For Speed American-Style Strong Pale Ale


Kulshan Brewing Company

Bronze - Munich-Style Helles


Lowercase Brewing

Bronze - English-Style Brown Ale


Perry Street Brewing

Gold - IPA


Reuben's Brews

Silver - Reuben's Crush Hazy IPA

Bronze - Fresh Hop Hazealicious


Twin Sisters Brewing Company

Gold - Strawberry Zwickelbier


Wander Brewing

Gold - Wander Litely Lager


Congratulations to ALL of these winners, and a huge thank you to all of our Washington State breweries for creating some of the best beer in the United States! Feeling extra proud to call this place home. Cheers!


Happy Adventuring (from a safe social distance),


Taryn Daly