Scorched Earth Wins Silver @ GABF for Doppelbock
We have terrific news to share! On October 5, the 33rd Great American Beer Festival (GABF) awards ceremony was held in Denver, Colorado, and Scorched Earth took a Silver medal at the Great American Beer Festival (GABF)for our German Style Doppelbock. The Festival featured 9,497 entries from 2,295 breweries across the entire United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Of the 283 medal winning breweries, 37 were first time winners including yours truly!
Congratulations to Mark Gres our Head Brewer for his leadership and passion for brewing, and to his team Frank, Mike, and Adam for their hard work, energy and love of beer! Congratulations to all of the other Illinois breweries who medaled this year at GABF: Pollyanna Brewing Company, Piece Pizzeria & Brewery, Old Irving Brewing Co., Penrose Brewing, Off Color Brewing, Light the Lamp Brewery, Noon Whistle, and Brewing Ballast Point: Chicago. We are so proud to be recognized as an award winning brewery alongside these breweries and representing Illinois's brewing industry! Stay tuned for Doppelbock's release in November!
For a list of the GABF beer categories and medal winners, click here.