2010 World Beer Cup Winners

April 10, 2010-World Beer Cup Judges Recognize Brew Ridge Trail Breweries

Jason Oliver and Devils Backbone Brewing Company showed beer fans around the world how it’s done! The World Beer Cup was held April 7-10 in Chicago, IL and the awards were announced yesterday.Devils Backbone Brewing Company in Roseland, Virginia was named the Brewers Association World Beer Cup 2010 Champion Brewery and Brewmaster Small Brewpub. In total the brewpub took home five awards. In addition, another favorite Virginia brewery, Blue Mountain Brewery and brewer Taylor Smack also brought home a medal.

Brewers Association World Beer Cup 2010 Champion Brewery and Brewmaster
Small Brewpub
Devils Backbone Brewing Company, Roseland, VA
Jason Oliver

Coffee Flavored Beer (47 Entries)
Bronze Medal: Morning Bear
Devils Backbone Brewing Co.
Roseland, VA

German-Style Schwarzbier (38 Entries)
Bronze Medal: Schwartz Bier
Devils Backbone Brewing Co.
Roseland, VA

Traditional German-Style Bock (25 Entries)
Bronze Medal: Kollaborator
Devils Backbone Brewing Co.
Roseland, VA

Baltic-Style Porter (28 Entries)
Gold Medal: Danzig
Devils Backbone Brewing Co.
Roseland, VA

American-Style Wheat Beer (16 Entries)
Silver Medal: Rockfish Wheat
Blue Mountain Brewery
Afton, VA

2010 is the 75th anniversary of the beer can. Blue Mountain Brewery is the first Virginia brewery to distribute their product in cans.

2009 Great American Beer Festival Winners

Devils Backbone Brewing Company Gold Leaf Lager VA Gold International-Style Pilsener
Devils Backbone Brewing Company Natural Born Keller VA Silver Kellerbier/Zwickelbier
Devils Backbone Brewing Company Danzig VA Silver Baltic-Style Porter
Devils Backbone Brewing Company Vienna Lager VA Silver Vienna Style Lager
Great American Restaurants Crazy Jackass Ale VA Gold Rye Beer
Great American Restaurants Wits End VA Bronze Belgian-Style Witbier
Rock Bottom Brewery – Arlington Dude! Where’s My Vespa? VA Gold Coffee Flavored Beer
Starr Hill Brewery Dark Starr Stout VA Gold Classic Irish Style Dry Stout
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  1. Yeah VA!

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