Congrats to the winners of HOTtoberFest!
Like I said in the installment, HotoberFest 2010 was a blast and with all of the competitors, it is really a big deal for brewers to win this one! Hell, it's consumer-judged so your suds have to be on point, right?!
Here are the winners out of more than 230 participants (which includes that SweetWater cask I witnessed the HOToberFest founders Alan and Tryon hook up with Head brewer Nick Nock here):
GOLD - Wild Heaven Craft Beers - Ode to Mercy (I featured them here)
SILVER -Heavy Seas Beer - Marzen Oktoberfest
BRONZE - Moon River Brewing Company - Swamp Fox IPA
HONORABLE MENTION - Wild Heaven Craft Beers - Invocation
GOLD - Atlanta Brewing Company - 16th Anniversary
CASK, SILVER - - Interlude CASK
BRONZE - SweetWater Brewing Company - Pepper IPA CASK
HONORABLE MENTION - Smuttynose Brewing Co. - Really Old Brown Dog
I can't wait for next year!