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The Seventh Annual Virginia Beer Blitz Results

Saturday, December 7, 2013
Sponsored by Colonial Ale Smiths and Keggers (CASK)



BEST OF SHOW(447 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Daniel Deibler Berliner Weisse Berliner Weisse CASK
2nd John and Jarred Smith Doppelbock Doppelbock CASK
3rd Steven Davis Go Straight To Helles Munich Helles CASK


Table 1: Light Lager & Pilsner (14 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Steven Davis Go Straight To Helles Munich Helles CASK
2nd Art King King German Pils German Pilsner (Pils) Fredericksburg Brewing Insiders (FBI)
3rd Andrew Cleveland HanzundFranz Munich Helles JRHB
HM Jonathan Wise Classic American Pilsner Classic American Pilsner Seven Cities


Table 2: European Amber Lager (11 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Art King Freudian Slip Vienna Lager Fredericksburg Brewing Insiders (FBI)
2nd Kyle Motley Oface Ofest Oktoberfest/Marzen Shenandoah Valley Homebrewers Guild
3rd Michael Groff Level Up Vienna Lager  


Table 3: Dark Lager & Bock (8 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st John Smith Doppelbock Doppelbock CASK
2nd Scott Bergquist Black Beard Schwarzbier Fredericksburg Brewing Insiders
3rd John Smith Eisbock Eisbock CASK


Table 4: Light & Amber Hybrid Beer (20 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Jose Piriz Agua Dulce Cream Ale Stooges Brew Club
2nd Steven Davis Missing Koln Kolsch Kolsch CASK
3rd Michael Groff Mana Wheat American Wheat or Rye Beer  


Table 5: English Pale Ale (14 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Dan Powell Newport ESB Standard/Ordinary Bitter CASK
2nd Derick McElhaney Morning Hug Special/Best/Premium Bitter Shenandoah Valley Homebrewers Guild
3rd Rob Shematek House Ale 004 Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale) CASK


Table 6: Scottish and Irish Ale (15 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Paul Teller Wee Pesado Strong Scotch Ale James River Homebrewers
2nd Kyle Motley Bonds 60 Scottish Light 60/- Shenandoah Valley Homebrewers Guild
3rd Matthew Sears Irish Red Ale Irish Red Ale CASK


Table 7: American Ale (31 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st William Spiesberger HBC American Pale Ale james river homebrewers
2nd Rich Goetsch Tony's Be My Guest American Brown Ale  
3rd Shane Phillips APALEachian ALE American Pale Ale  


Table 8: English Brown Ale (14 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Art King Spotsy Mild Mild Fredericksburg Brewing Insiders (FBI)
2nd Dan Tatarka Bad Neighbor Brown Southern English Brown Ale Star City Brewers Guild
3rd Steven Davis London Love Mild CASK


Table 9: Porter (22 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st John Smith Baltic Porter Baltic Porter CASK
2nd Anthony Beauglehole Milk & Two Sugars Java Porter Robust Porter Charlottesville Area Masters of Real Ale
3rd Joseph Tomasello Homeless Porter Brown Porter Seven City Brewers


Table 10: Stout (29 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Jim Daugherty Milk Stout Sweet Stout BUZZ
2nd Karen Martin Dark & Stormy Night Imperial Stout  
3rd Daniel Deibler Russian Imperial Stout Imperial Stout CASK
HM Jeff Hewit Foreign Legion Stout Foreign Extra Stout James River Homebrewers


Table 11: India Pale Ale (35 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Scott Simko Double The Love - IPA American IPA Shenandoah Valley Home Brewers Guild
2nd Eric Tennant DIPA Imperial IPA  
3rd Michael Maher Ballast Point Sculpin IPA Clone American IPA 7 City Brewers


Table 12: German Wheat & Rye Beer (13 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st John Van Itallie Gentle Breeze Wheat Weizen/Weissbier JRHB
2nd Karen Martin Bauer Beer Roggenbier (German Rye Beer)  
3rd Phillip Vaughn Badunkelweizen Dunkelweizen CASK


Table 13: Belgian & French Ale (26 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Alex Spencer Voltairine Saison GRIST
2nd Daniel Deibler Biere De Garde Biere de Garde CASK
3rd Bryan Falman Mosaic Saison Saison Colonial Ale Smiths and Keggers


Table 14: Sour Ale (15 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Daniel Deibler Berliner Weisse Berliner Weisse CASK
2nd Daniel Deibler Flanders Red Flanders Red Ale CASK
3rd Alex Spencer Accidental Lambic Straight (Unblended) Lambic GRIST


Table 15: Belgian Strong Ale (23 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Bryan Falman Pious Quad Belgian Dark Strong Ale Colonial Ale Smiths and Keggers
2nd David Poquette Belgian Triple Belgian Tripel CASK
3rd Charles Stephenson Tripel Noel Belgian Tripel Seven City Brewers


Table 16: Strong Ale (12 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st William Phillips WILD BILLS VERY OLD ENGLISH ALE Old Ale CASK
2nd John Van Itallie 2011 Barleywine Old Ale JRHB
3rd Preston Lewis Big Burley English English Barleywine CASK


Table 17: Fruit Beer (11 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Eric Tennant Blackberry Rhubarb Berliner Fruit Beer  
2nd Phillip Vaughn Raspberry Porter Fruit Beer CASK
3rd Chris Valleau Persephone Fruit Beer  


Table 18: Spice/Herb/Vegetable Beer (39 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Tom Drejer LP Coffee Stout Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer  
2nd Michael Groff Pumpkin Spice Ale Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer  
3rd Bob Roberts Smoked Pumpkin Porter Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer 7 city brewers


Table 19: Smoke-Flavored/Wood-Aged Beer (26 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Graham Cecil Barrel Aged Barleywine 201213 Wood-Aged Beer James River Homebrewers
2nd Paul Teller JRHB Bourbon Barrell Stout Wood-Aged Beer James River Homebrewers
3rd Eric Boyers Thunder Barrel II Wood-Aged Beer Shenandoah Valley Homebrewers Guild
HM Joseph Tomasello Three More Days... Wood-Aged Beer Seven City Brewers


Table 20: Specialty Beer (33 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Bob Roberts Smoked Pumpkin Porter Specialty Beer 7 city brewers
2nd Nathan Fulton Supplicate This Specialty Beer Cowford Ale Sharing Klub (CASK)
3rd Seth Berry Damn Fine Wheatwine Specialty Beer  


Table 21: Mead (24 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Pennie King Coffee Mead Metheglin Fredericksburg Brewing Insiders (FBI)
2nd Pennie King Sweet Mead Sweet Mead Fredericksburg Brewing Insiders (FBI)
3rd Pennie King Orange Spice Mead Open Category Mead Fredericksburg Brewing Insiders (FBI)
HM Andrew Jackson The 100th Monkey Cyser Cyser 7 Cities/B.A.R.F.


Table 22: Cider (12 entries)
Pl. Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Jeffrey Flamm #2 Common Cider Colonial Alesmiths and Keggers (CASK)
2nd John Van Itallie 2012 Cider Common Cider JRHB
3rd Mark Klug Granny's Cider Common Cider CASK





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