Bend breweries returned home with armfuls of awards from the North American Brewers Association’s Mountain Brewers Beer Fest earlier this month.
10 Barrel Brewing Co. won five medals: a gold medal for its Gigantor (American style amber ale); gold for its Power to the People (American style stout); gold for its German Sparkle Party (in the Kristall Weizen or Berliner style Weisse category); silver for its Cucumber Crush (pumpkin, vegetable or field beers category); and bronze for its Smoke Screen (German style Rauchbier category).
Bend Brewing Co. went home with four medals: gold for Ludwig Pilsner (German style pilsner category); gold for its Ching Ching (fruit beers category); gold for Wicked Medicine (Belgian style dark strong ale category); and bronze for Outback X (English style old ale category).
Worthy Brewing Co. won three medals: gold for Farm Out Saison (saison category); gold for Worthy Helles Bock (Helles Bock/Maibock category); and bronze for Easy Day Kolsch (Kolsch category).
Deschutes Brewery took home four awards: gold for Deschutes River Ale (English style pale ale category); silver for its Black Butte Porter (brown porter category); gold for The Dissident (Flanders style red or brown ale or lambic category); and bronze for its Obsidian Stout (in the American style stout category).
Silver Moon Brewing took bronze in American style pale ale for its GetSum Summer Pale Ale.