Autumn Pour Homebrew Competition winners announced

Autumn Pour Homebrew Competition winners announced

Alec Venechuk takes Best in Show for Munich Dunkel

JUNEAU, Alaska (Nov. 15, 2016) – alec-venechuk-family-medals

Judges awarded 10 medals for outstanding homebrews at the 16th annual Autumn Pour Homebrew Competition awards ceremony on Nov. 4. Alec Venechuk took the highest honor — Best in Show — as well as earning the top spot for each of the three flights judged.

Winning brewers were awarded medals, as well as prize money, ingredients and gift certificates toward the craft.

Flight 1: Spiced Beer/ Wild Specialty / Saison

1st Place    Alec Venechuk – Spiced Beer with Spruce Tips

2nd Place  Matthew Barnaby – Spiced Beer with Dandelion Blossoms

3rd Place   Thomas Albert – Saison with Rose Hips & Hibiscus

Flight 2: Low ABV Beers

1st Place    Alec Venechuck – Munich Dunkel

2nd Place  Mitch & Rochele Knotthingham – American Pale Ale

3rd Place   Alec Venechuk – American Pale Ale

Flight 3: High ABV Beers

1st Place   Alec Venechuk – Weizenbock

2nd Place  Matthew Barnaby – Fruit Mead – Cyser

3rd Place  Will & Manuela Robinson – American IPA

Special thanks to homebrewers and judges, as well as our fellow sponsors Gourmet Alaska and Percy’s Liquor.