2014 Great American Beer Fest Local Results

It’s been an amazing year so far in LA beer. We’ve had more breweries open and beers debut than we all know what to do with. And in fact… there is another brewery opening TODAY: Three Weavers Brewing in Inglewood. We’ll be at their opening party tonight, so if you’re there, come say hi. So to roll us into the end of the year… here are the local results from the 2014 Great American Beer Festival.

 

Large Brewpub and Large Brewpub Brewer of the Year

Beachwood BBQ & Brewing, Long Beach, CA

Julian Shrago & Ian McCall

 

Category: 10 Coffee Beer – 116 Entries

Gold: Mocha Machine, Beachwood BBQ & Brewing, Long Beach, CA

 

Category: 36 American-Style Cream Ale – 43 Entries

Gold: Primo, Pabst Brewing Co., Los Angeles, CA (next year will this say Russia?)

Silver: Old Style, Pabst Brewing Co., Los Angeles, CA

 

Category: 41 American-Style Dark Lager – 19 Entries

Gold: Lagerithm, Bottle Logic Brewing, Anaheim, CA

 

Category: 56 American-Style Amber/Red Ale – 140 Entries

Bronze: Rocco Red Ale, Bootlegger’s Brewery, Fullerton, CA

 

Category: 72 French- and Belgian-Style Saison – 115 Entries

Silver: Un Atout, Beachwood BBQ & Brewing, Long Beach, CA

 

Category: 74 Belgian-Style Lambic or Sour Ale – 60 Entries

Bronze: Jon Flanders, Tustin Brewing Co., Tustin, CA

 

Category: 89 Barley Wine-Style Ale – 51 Entries

Bronze: Galaxian, Bootlegger’s Brewery, Fullerton, CA

 

And here’s a link to all of the winners: 2014 List of GABF Winners