2015 Winners


Belgian Style Pale Strong Ale
Brouwerij Van Steenberge Piraat

Common Cider
Common Cider Company Hibiscus Saison

Imperial India Pale Ale
Fifty West Brewing Co. Punch You In EyePA

Robust Porter
Latitude 42 Brewing Co. Powerline Porter


American Style Amber Lager
Thirsty Dog Brewing Co. Hoppus

American Style Brown Ale
New Holland Brewing Company Cabin Fever Brown Ale

American Style Imperial Stout
903 Brewers Sasquatch
Asheville Brewing Co. Carolina Mountain Monster
Grand River Brewery Black Ace

American Style India Pale Ale
Denver Beer Co. Incredible Pedal IPA
Grand River Brewery Monkey Mouth

American Style Imperial Stout
Fifty West Brewing Co. Death

American Style Pale Ale
Birra AnimA Cleopatra

Samuel Adams Latitude 48

American Style Strong Pale Ale
Full Sail Brewing Company IPA

Barley Wine-Style Ale
Thirsty Dog Brewing Bernese Barley Wine Ale

Belgian Style Dark Strong Ale
Samuel Adams 13th Hour Stot
Belgian Style Blonde Ale or Pale Ale

Birra AnimA Dante
Bronx Brewery Bronx Belgian Pale Ale

Belgian Style Witbier
Samuel Adams White Christmas

Classic English Style Pale Ale
Samuel Adams Boston Ale

Common Cider

Ciderboys First Press

Coffe Beer
Black Mesa Brewing Co. Ethiopian Ardi Stout

English Cider
Magners Original Cider

English Style Summer Ale
Colsbo Summer Ale

European-Style Dark/Munchner Dunkel

Amstel ORO

Field Beer or Pumpkin Beer
Samuel Adams Fat Jack

Fruit Cider
Ciderboys Cider Company Strawberry Magic

German Style Doppelbock or Eisbock
Full Sail Double Bock

Imperial India Pale Ale
Samuel Adams Rebel Rouser

International Style Lager
Chang Beer
Ganzberg Brewery Lager

Oatmeal Stout
New Holland Brewing The Poet Oatmeal Stout

Robust Porter
Lonerider Brewery Deadeye Jack

Specialty Cider
Angry Orchard The Muse

Smoke Beer
Colsbo Brooklyn Fall

Wood and Barrel Aged Strong Stout
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company Siberian Night Imperial Stout Aged in Bourbon Barrels


American Style Black Ale

Kaweah Brewing Co. Conspiracy Black IPA

American Style Brown Ale
Grand River Brewery Small Town Brown
Lonerider Brewery Sweet Josie
Stevens Point Brewery Onyx Black Ale

American Style Cream Ale or Lager
Grand River Brewery Airship Cream Ale

American Style India Pale Ale
Asheville Perfect Day IPA
Dubina Brewery Bell Red IPA
Latitude 42 Brewing Co. I.P.EH!
Left Coast Brewing Trestles

America Style Lager or Light Ale
Samuel Adams Sam Light
Utica Club Pilsner

American Style India Pale Ale
Kaweah Brewing Co. Holy Toledo
Strike Brewing Seawitch IPA

American Style Pale Ale
Bronx Brewery Bronx Rye Pale Ale
Stevens Point Brewery Point Pale Ale

Belgian Style Dark Strong Ale
Kasteel Cuvee du Chateau
Grand River Brewery Sappy Daze
Taxman Brewing Company Qualified Quadrupel Ale

Belgian Style Dubbel

Taxman Brewing Company Dubbel Ale

Belgian Style Flanders Oud Bruin or Oud Red Ale
Samuel Adams Stony Book Red

Belgian-Style Tripel
Jonas Bronck Beer Co. New York Stand Up Trippel
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company Cerebrus

Brown Porter
Asheville Brewing Ninja Porter

English Style Brown Ale
Kaweah Brewing Co. Brown Ale
Lithology Brewing Brown Ale

Common Cider
Common Cider Company Blood Orange Tangerine
Sonoma Cider The Hatchet

English Style India Pale Ale
Paljas IPA

French & French Style and Belgian Style Saisson

Birra Anima Anastasia

Lakewood Brewing Co. Till & Toll

Fruit Beer
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company Rasberry Ale

Fruit Cider
Magnerís Pear Cider

Fruit Wheat Beer
Saranac Prism White Ale

German Style Marzen
Chatham Brewing Marzen

Imperial India Pale Ale
High Hops Brewery Dr. Patís Double IPA
Samuel Adams Rebel Rider
Samuel Adams Third Voyage
Imperial Red Ale
Christian Moerlein Red Hop Mess Red IPA
Robust Porter

Imperial Stout
Astoria Black

International Style Lager
Colsbo 5th Avenue Lager
Estrella Damm
Fifty West Brewing Co. Paycheckís Porter
Lakewood Brewing Holiday Bonus

Specialty Beer

Specialty Cider
Angry Orchard Iceman
1911 Spirits Hopped Cider
Wyderís Cider Reposado Pear

Sweet Stout
Lakewood Brewing Co. The Temptress
Samuel Adams Cream Stout

Wood and Barrel Aged Beer
Fifty West Brewing Co. 10&2 Barleywine

International Awards

Belgian Brewery of the Year
Brouwerij Henricus

Ganzberg Brewery

Denmark Brewery of the Year
Colsbo Beer

Ireland Brewery of the Year

Ireland Cider Producer of the Year
Magnerís Cider

Italy Brewery of the Year

Birra AnimA

Spain Brewery of the Year

Thailand Brewery of the Year
Chang Brewery

United States Awards

Arizona Brewery of the Year
Dubina Brewery

California Cider Producer of the Year
Sonoma Cider

Colorado Brewery of the Year
Denver Beer Company

Indiana Brewery of the Year
Taxman Brewing Company

Massachusetts Brewery of the Year
Boston Beer Co.

Michigan Brewery of the Year
Latitude 42 Brewing Co.

New Jersey Brewery of the Year
Cape May Brewery

North Carolina Brewery of the Year
Asheville Brewing Co.

New York Brewery of the Year
FX Matt Brewing Co.

New York Cider Producer of the Year
1911 Spirits

New York City Brewery of the Year
Bronx Brewery


Ohio Brewery of the Year
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

Cincinnati Brewery of the Year
Christian Moerlein Brewing Co.

Oklahoma Brewery of the Year
Black Mesa Brewing Co.

Oregon Brewery of the Year
Full Sail Brewing Company

Texas Brewery of the Year
Lakewood Brewing Co.

Vermont Cider Producer of the Year
Wyderís Cider

Wisconsin Brewery of the Year
Stevens Point Brewery

Wisconsin Cider Producer of the Year
Ciderboys Cider Company

Individual Awards By Style

American Style India Pale Ale of the Year
Grand River Brewery Monkey Mouth

Belgian Brewery Pale Ale of the Year

Belgian Brewery Dark Strong Ale of the Year

Common Cider of the Year

Common Cider Hibiscus Saison

European Dark Style Beer of the Year

Amstel Oro

German Marzen of the Year
Chatham Brewing Marzen

German Style Sour Ale of the Year
Cape May Brewing Co. Tower 23

California Brewery India Pale Ale of the Year
Left Coast Brewing Trestles

New York Pilsner of the Year
Utica Club Pilsner

Oatmeal Stout of the Year
New Holland Brewing The Poet Oatmeal Stout

Light Beer of the Year
Samuel Adams Sam Light

Specialty Beer of the Year

Texas Stout of the Year
Lakewood Brewing The Temptress

Belgian Beer Importer of the Year
Global Beer Network

New York Beer Distributor of the Year
Union Beer Co.