Thanks to all who participated in the Alamo City Cerveza Fest 2018.

There were 397 entries judged and 96 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

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Winning Entries

Table 1: Standard American Beer (15 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDavid RogersCream Ale '181C: Cream Ale
2ndDavid RogersCream Ale '181B: American Lager
3rdDavid RogersThe Most Interesting Beer In the World1A: American Light Lager

Table 2: Pale Malty Euro Lager (17 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJames PettyPetty Haus Helles4A: Munich Helles
2ndRicardo FritzscheRic's Interlager2A: International Pale Lager
3rdDavid RogersThe Most Interesting Beer In the World2A: International Pale Lager

Table 3: Dark Lager (17 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRicardo FritzscheSlam Dunkel8A: Munich Dunkel
2ndRicardo FritzscheSchwarz & Egger8B: Schwarzbier
3rdAndy Scherzinger
Co-Brewer: James Gould
May the Schwarzbier With You!8B: Schwarzbier
HMJames PettyPetty Bock6C: Dunkels Bock

Table 4: Hoppy Pale Euro lager (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDan Dewberry
Co-Brewer: Joelle Dewberry
Swifty's Pils3B: Czech Premium Pale Lager
2ndRicardo FritzscheRic's Export5C: German Exportbier
3rdPhilip Verdieck
Co-Brewer: Janine Weber (inglorious Hoptards)
Cup Czech 13A: Czech Pale Lager

Table 5: Malty European Beers of Amberish color (15 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRicardo FritzscheRic's Keller7C: Kellerbier
2ndPhilip MacIntyre
Co-Brewer: Garrett MacIntyre, Manuel Benitez
La Morena Buena7A: Vienna Lager
3rdRicardo FritzscheCamba3C: Czech Amber Lager

Table 6: Strong European Beer (16 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAndy Scherzinger
Co-Brewer: James Gould
Finnish Him!9C: Baltic Porter
2ndMatthew HerroldSerenity Now9C: Baltic Porter
3rdDavid RogersDoppledopple9A: Doppelbock

Table 7: Bitter British Empire Beers (28 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAndy Scherzinger
Co-Brewer: James Gould
Charley Bit My Finger!12A: English Golden Ale
2ndRicardo FritzscheLord of the Land11A: Ordinary Bitter
3rdKevin FosterTule Fog11C: Strong Bitter

Table 8: Beers Markus hates (Wheat) (20 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJustin HolmanJustin's Weizenbock10C: Weizenbock
2ndBritt JuliffWheat A Minute!10B: Dunkels Weissbier
3rdMatt ParulisWeizenheimer10A: Weissbier

Table 9: Pale American Ale (20 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stChristopher BrunettiPineapple Local18B: American Pale Ale
2ndDavid RogersEkunaut Pale18B: American Pale Ale
3rdDavid RogersCitra Pale18B: American Pale Ale

Table 10: All of the Hops (IPA) (22 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stKevin FosterJust Another IPA21A: American IPA
2ndDean WeaverDeanitude the Red22B: American Strong Ale
3rdMatthew CogburnRooster's Ongoing Session Black IPA21B: Specialty IPA
HMDavid RogersCitra Pale21A: American IPA

Table 11: European Sour (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stKevin FosterCuvée 83623E: Gueuze
2ndJames Cain
Co-Brewer: Travis Bullock
We're All Pink Inside Raspberry Sour23F: Fruit Lambic
3rdAndy Scherzinger
Co-Brewer: James Gould
Here I Gose Again!27A1: Gose
HMChris DailyDbc Flanders Red23B: Flanders Red Ale

Table 12: American Wild Ale (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJames Cain
Co-Brewer: Travis Bullock
This Beer Gives Me A Lardon28C: Wild Specialty Beer
2ndKevin Foster2017 Rhubarb28C: Wild Specialty Beer
3rdKevin FosterDry-Hopped Sour28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer

Table 13: Spice, Herb, and Vegetable Beer (15 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJustin HolmanJustin's Spiced Stout30C: Winter Seasonal Beer
2ndMatthew HerroldIa Orana Comrade30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
3rdPete TrainSeven Seas of Rye31A: Alternative Grain Beer

Table 14: Cider & Perry (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJoseph WhitsettAlong Came A CiderC2B: Cider with Other Fruit
2ndCindy OberlinWhite RabbitC1A: New World Cider
3rdCindy OberlinThirsty HuskiesC1D: New World Perry

Table 15: Mead (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stCindy OberlinGrumpyM1B: Semi-Sweet Mead
2ndCindy OberlinRuby FireM3A: Fruit and Spice Mead
3rdJanine Weber
Co-Brewer: Phil Verdieck (inglorious Hop-Tards)
Thank You For the Mead, Jeff ReillyM2E: Melomel

Table 16: Tan American Beer (Brown-Amber) (15 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stMatthew CogburnBurner Brown19C: American Brown Ale
2ndSam MarcuccioUncle Sam's All-American Amber Ale19A: American Amber Ale
3rdIan SteinmetzAlley Cat Ale19A: American Amber Ale
HMPete TrainSteam Train19B: California Common

Table 17: Brown English Beers (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJanine Weber
Co-Brewer: Phil Verdieck (inglorious Hop-Tards)
Are You My Taddy....Porter?13C: English Porter
2ndEric Heinz
Co-Brewer: Kyle Autry
Willy's Ale13B: English Brown Ale
3rdEric Heinz
Co-Brewer: Kyle Autry
Flatfender Mild Ale13A: Dark Mild

Table 18: Still the EU (Irish Beer) (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stWalter HodgesHutton Branch Irish Red15A: Irish Red Ale
2ndBrian WinterGlencrest Stout15C: Irish Extra Stout
3rdMatthew HerroldCloudburst15A: Irish Red Ale

Table 19: Brexit (UK Darkish Beers) (15 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJustin HolmanJustin's Sweet Stout 16A: Sweet Stout
2ndAndy Scherzinger
Co-Brewer: James Gould
Anal Bum Cover14C: Scottish Export
3rdAndy Scherzinger
Co-Brewer: James Gould
Luca's Milk Stout16A: Sweet Stout

Table 20: Dark American Ale (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJames Cain
Co-Brewer: Travis Bullock
Thighs Like Roman Columns20B: American Stout
2ndJohn DriscollFat Finger - Imperial Stout20C: Imperial Stout
3rdMatthew HerroldChocolate Thunder20C: Imperial Stout

Table 21: I've got Wood Beers (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJanine Weber
Co-Brewer: Phil Verdieck (inglorious Hop-Tards)
Proportional Representation Now!33A: Wood-Aged Beer
2ndWill SchillingRussell Imperial Stout Wa33A: Wood-Aged Beer
3rdMatthew HerroldGnaw On This33A: Wood-Aged Beer

Table 22: Farmhouse Style (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAndy Scherzinger
Co-Brewer: James Gould
R. Kelly's Revenge25B: Saison
2ndIan SteinmetzPepe25B: Saison
3rdKevin FosterYvonne24C: Biere de Garde

Table 23: Monk Weekday Beers (17 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stKevin FosterJono's Wit24A: Witbier
2ndJustin HolmanJustin's Wit24A: Witbier
3rdChristopher BrunettiDubbel Nickles On the Dime26B: Belgian Dubbel

Table 24: Monk Party Beers (17 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stKevin FosterBrother Jerome 1226D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2ndJustin HolmanJustin's Bdsa26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
3rdAnthony RovanoBig Fuzzy25C: Belgian Golden Strong Ale

Table 25: Campfire Beers (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAndy Scherzinger
Co-Brewer: James Gould
It's Basically Just A Cigar Dropped In the Boil32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer
2ndDan Dewberry
Co-Brewer: Joelle Dewberry
Rauchy Mountain High6B: Rauchbier
3rdLori Tetrick
Co-Brewer: Cary Tetrick
Grodzinski Smoked Polish Ale27A2: Piwo Grodziskie

Table 26: Fruit and Experimental Beers (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTim Castaneda
Co-Brewer: Jeff Weihe
A Summer In Berlin29A: Fruit Beer
2ndIan SteinmetzSourpuss29A: Fruit Beer
3rdAllen MartinFender Bender29A: Fruit Beer

Table 27: Zee Germans are Comming (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJanine Weber
Co-Brewer: Phil Verdieck (inglorious Hop-Tards)
Deer In the Helles Lights4C: Helles Bock
2ndDavid RogersRoggenschnizzle27A4: Roggenbier
3rdJames PettyPetty Maibock4C: Helles Bock