Bend’s Great American Beer Festival winners (2012)

Bend BeerYesterday the Great American Beer Festival in Denver held its awards ceremony for the country’s largest beer competition, and four—four!—Bend breweries won medals!

10 Barrel Brewing

  • Silver in German-Style Sour Ale (category 65): German Sparkle Party
  • Silver in American-Style Stout (category 78): Power to the People American Stout

Bend Brewing Company

  • Bronze in Aged Beer (category 25): Lovely Cherry Baltic Porter

Deschutes Brewery

  • Silver in American-Belgo-Style Ale (category 18): Chainbreaker White IPA

Silver Moon Brewing

  • Gold in Aged Beer (category 25): 2010 Old Trainwreck Barleywine
    (They call this one Boyz in the Wood actually) (Whoops incorrect!)

Big congratulations to all four! Today would be a good day to drink some of their beers.