Oregon craft beers win at World Beer Cup Awards

15 Oregon brewing companies were awarded medals

Various beers and ales (MGN Online, file)
Various beers and ales (MGN Online, file)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — 15 Oregon brewing companies were awarded medals at the 2016 World Beer Cup Awards.

55 countries participated in the awards. 6,596 beers were judged.

Oregon was third among U.S brewers with the highest number of medals won.

Here is a list of the medals from Oregon Craft Beer: 

Category: 2 American-Style Wheat Beer with Yeast – 39 Entries

Gold: Fuzztail, Sunriver Brewing, Sunriver, OR
Bronze: Lost Meridian Wit, Base Camp Brewing Co., Portland, OR

Category: 8 Chili Beer – 58 Entries
Silver: Hellcat, Fort George Brewery, Astoria OR

Category: 23 American-Style Sour Ale – 84 Entries
Bronze: DAM Wild – Hops and Lemon Verbena, Flat Tail Brewing Co., Corvallis, OR

Category: 31 Smoke Beer – 79 Entries
Silver: Breakside Smoked Porter, Breakside Brewery – Pub Brewery, Portland, OR

Category: 44 German-Style Doppelbock or Eisbock – 53 Entries
Gold: Lucubrator, Occidental Brewing Co., Portland, OR

Category: 48 Australian- or International-Style Pale Ale – 84 Entries
Silver: Breakside Lunch Break ISA, Breakside Brewery, Milwaukie, OR

Category: 50 German-Style Altbier – 56 Entries
Bronze: Breakside Will’s Alt, Breakside Brewery – Pub Brewery, Portland, OR

Category: 51 German-Style Sour Ale – 78 Entries
Gold: Volkssekt, Bend Brewing Co., Bend, OR

Category: 58 Belgian-Style Pale Ale or Blonde Ale – 60 Entries
Silver: Raise the Roost, Portland Brewing Co, Portland, OR

Category: 69 Classic English-Style Pale Ale – 33 Entries
Gold: Ashland Amber, Caldera Brewing Co., Ashland, OR
Bronze: Breakside ESB, Breakside Brewery – Pub Brewery, Portland, OR

Category: 74 Brown Porter – 66 Entries
Gold: Capella Porter, Ecliptic Brewing, Portland, OR

Category: 77 Oatmeal Stout – 67 Entries
Silver: Stumblers Stout, Columbia River Brewing Co., Portland, OR
Bronze: Sasquatch Shadow, Elk Horn Brewery, Eugene, OR

Category: 81 Barley Wine-Style Ale – 71 Entries
Bronze: Stormwatcher’s Winterfest, Pelican Brewing Co. – Pacific City, Pacific City, OR

Category: 86 American-Style Pale Ale – 167 Entries
Gold: Pistol River Pale, Arch Rock Brewing Co., Gold Beach, OR

Category: 94 American-Style Black Ale – 67 Entries
Gold: Turmoil, Barley Brown’s Brew Pub, Baker City, OR

World Beer Cup Champion Brewery and Brewmaster
Very Small Brewing Company
James Smith
Arch Rock Brewing Co.
Gold Beach, Oregon

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