GABF Winners

*Please note that the official list of Style Categories varies between years.

View 2019 Winners List

The 2019 Champion Breweries are:

Small Brewpub and Small Brewpub Brewer of the Year
Rowley Farmhouse Ales Santa Fe, NM
Rowley Farmhouse Ales
Sponsored by Briess Malt & Ingredients Co.
Mid-Size Brewpub and Mid-Size Brewpub Brewer of the Year
Westbound & Down Brewing Co. Idaho Springs, CO
Westbound & Down Brewery Team
Sponsored by Brewers Supply Group
Large Brewpub and Large Brewpub Brewer of the Year
Vintage Brewing Co. – Madison Madison, WI
Drinking Fresh Thinking
Sponsored by Country Malt Group
Very Small Brewing Company and Very Small Brewing Company Brewer of the Year
Brink Brewing Co. Cincinnati, OH
Kelly Montgomery
Sponsored by Brewers Supply Group
Small Brewing Company and Small Brewing Company Brewer of the Year
Comrade Brewing Co. Denver, CO
Marks Lanham & David Lin
Sponsored by ABS Commercial
Mid-Size Brewing Company and Mid-Size Brewing Company Brewer of the Year
Silver City Brewery Bremerton, WA
Silver City Brew Team
Sponsored by MicroStar Logistics
Brewery Group and Brewery Group Brewer of the Year
Kern River Brewing Co. Kernville, CA
KRBC Brew Team
Sponsored by Live Oak Bank

2019 Pro-Am Winners

Distemper
Gold Medal Brewing Company: IMBIB Custom Brews
Brewmaster: IMBIB Brew Crew
AHA Member: Lance Newlin
Leicht
Silver Medal Brewing Company: Precarious Beer Project – Beer Hall
Brewmaster: Greg Fleehart
AHA Member: Joel Miller
Chess with Checkers
Bronze Medal Brewing Company: New Belgium Brewing Co.
Brewmaster: The Employee Owners of New Belgium
AHA Member: Erich Purcell

2019 Collaboration Winners

Getting By on Central Time
Gold Medal Brewery Name: Sun King Brewery
Collaborating Brewery Name: Indiana Beer Brigadiers
Beer Style: Wood- and Barrel-Aged Strong Stout
Dave Colt & The Sun King Crew
Silver Medal Brewery Name: Taft’s Brewing Co.
Collaborating Brewery Name: Against the Grain Brewing
Beer Style: Fruit Wheat Beer
Willie Big Dog
Bronze Medal Brewery Name: Public Coast Brewing Company
Collaborating Brewery Name: Big Dog’s Brewing Company
Beer Style: Wood- and Barrel-Aged Beer