I’m sorry to report that there were no West Virginia breweries pouring beer at the Great American Beer Festival (GABF 2016) this year. Though several did enter beers in the medal competition, none received a medal. Continue reading “Breweries from our region at GABF 2016”
West Virginia has a bunch of solid brewers who live here and work at its 14 breweries. But the most highly regarded and highly honored brewer that currently resides in the Mountain State actually brews his beer in Maryland. I’m talking about Dan Maerzluft, brewmaster at Antietam Brewery in Hagerstown, MD.
I’m amazed at Dan’s accomplishments. Continue reading “Dan Maerzluft brews with skill and experience”
While West Virginia brewers were again shut out of the medals at the Great American Beer Festival (GABF), eight other Appalachian-region breweries did manage to take home awards. GABF is the largest and most prestigious beer competition for breweries in the United States.
Breweries from Appalachia took two golds, three silvers, and three bronze medals at the awards ceremony on Saturday in Denver. Continue reading “Appalachia breweries medal at GABF”