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

There were 299 entries judged and 49 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stAndy ScherzingerCzech Yo' Self... (dark)3D: Czech Dark LagerCane Island Alers (CIA)

Winning Entries

Table 1: Light beer (10 entries)

1stJeffrey OberlinConnor's Cream Ale1C: Cream AleNINJA Homebrewers
2ndMauricio MontoyaPsucream1C: Cream AleFoam Rangers Homebrew Club
3rdMauricio MontoyaHotwit1D: American Wheat BeerFoam Rangers Homebrew Club
HMJeffrey OberlinThe Ares Trail1D: American Wheat BeerNINJA Homebrewers

Table 2: Euro pale beer (17 entries)

1stMauricio Montoya1stk5B: KolschFoam Rangers Homebrew Club
2ndWalter HodgesHutton Branch German Pils5D: German PilsNorth Texas Homebrewers Association
3rdAndy ScherzingerThe New Opera House. They Call It That Because There's An Old One, Too5C: German ExportbierCane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 3: Malty European beer (23 entries)

1stSascha TiboRock Me Amadeus7A: Vienna LagerCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndJohn PittsOctoberfestivus6A: Marzen
3rdTimothy BakerPaulaner Oktoberfestbier6A: MarzenCane Island Alers (CIA)
HMWalter HodgesHutton Branch Vienna Lager7A: Vienna LagerNorth Texas Homebrewers Association

Table 4: Dark European beer (16 entries)

1stAndy ScherzingerCzech Yo' Self... (dark)3D: Czech Dark LagerCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndAndy ScherzingerStormbreaker8A: Munich DunkelCane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdJason Joy
Co-Brewer: Damon Lacey
The Void8B: Schwarzbier

Table 5: Strong European beers (23 entries)

1stFritz SchanzStearman's British Strong Ale17A: British Strong AleNorth Texas Homebrewers Association
2ndFritz SchanzStearman's Baltic Porter9C: Baltic PorterNorth Texas Homebrewers Association
3rdFritz SchanzStearman's Wee Heavy17C: Wee HeavyNorth Texas Homebrewers Association

Table 6: Wheat Beers (12 entries)

1stAndy ScherzingerWeizenbock-Manity10C: Weizenbock Cane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndFritz SchanzStearman's Weissbier10A: WeissbierNorth Texas Homebrewers Association

Table 7: English Beers (20 entries)

1stSamuel HoopesBoom English P13C: English PorterNINJA HOMEBREWERS
2ndTravis Combel
Co-Brewer: Matthew Herrold And James Gould
Bod - Nitshill Pride11B: Best BitterCane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdWalter HodgesHutton Branch Ordinary Bitter11A: Ordinary BitterNorth Texas Homebrewers Association

Table 8: Scottish-Irish Beers (20 entries)

1stSamuel HoopesSweet Cindy16A: Sweet StoutNINJA HOMEBREWERS
2ndKenney PuccioTruant Irish Stout15B: Irish StoutWhiskey Row Brew Club
3rdAndy ScherzingerIrish Wristwatch15A: Irish Red AleCane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 9: Light and hoppy (21 entries)

1stAndy ScherzingerEzra's IPA12C: English IPACane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndBill FarrellSaharan Summer Blonde Ale18A: Blonde AleBexar Brewers
3rdNicholas McCoy
Co-Brewer: Jeff Poirot
Freedom Blonde12A: English Golden AleDraft Punk

Table 10: Dark and Hoppy (9 entries)

1stJeffrey OberlinHusky Porter20A: American PorterNINJA Homebrewers
2ndJames Gould
Co-Brewer: Travis Combel And Matthew Herrold
Bods American Porter20A: American PorterCane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdJames Gould
Co-Brewer: Travis Combel And Matthew Herrold
Bods American Brown19C: American Brown AleCane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 11: IPA (13 entries)

1stMatt ParulisCoal Cracker Black IPA21B2: Black IPA North Texas Homebrewers Association
2ndTravis CombelChill Hazy21B7: New England IPA Cane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdMark RendonNew England IPA21B7: New England IPA

Table 12: Strong American beers (11 entries)

1stTravis Combel
Co-Brewer: Matthew Herrold And James Gould
Bod - Missionary Man Enigma22A: Double IPACane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndSamuel HoopesJust The Start20C: Imperial StoutNINJA HOMEBREWERS
3rdFritz SchanzStearman's American Strong Ale22B: American Strong AleNorth Texas Homebrewers Association

Table 13: Sour Beers (16 entries)

1stMatthew Herrold
Co-Brewer: James Gould, Travis Combel
Bod - Gueuze23E: GueuzeCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndJames Cain
Co-Brewer: Travis Bullock
Blackberry Sour28C: Wild Specialty Beer Bexar Brewers
3rdTimothy BakerBerliner Weisse23A: Berliner WeisseCane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 14: Pale Belgian (22 entries)

1stLayne McBeathTrip Trap26A: Trappist SingleNorth Texas Homebrewers Association
2ndMatthew HerroldEssex Girl Expat25A: Belgian Blond AleCane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdAnthony Tapia
Co-Brewer: Amado Arteaga
Two Timer24B: Belgian Pale Ale

Table 15: Strong Belgian (19 entries)

1stAndy ScherzingerQuadrasaurus Rex26D: Belgian Dark Strong AleCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndScott KoehlerChimay Monster26D: Belgian Dark Strong AleNINJAs
3rdFritz SchanzBelgian Golden Strong25C: Belgian Golden Strong AleNorth Texas Homebrewers Association

Table 16: Adjunct Beers (20 entries)

1stFritz SchanzStearman's Wood-Aged Dopplebock33A: Wood-Aged Beer North Texas Homebrewers Association
2ndNicholas McCoy
Co-Brewer: Jeff Poirot
Chritsmas In July33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer Draft Punk
3rdAndy ScherzingerYour Face Is Red, Like A Strawbrary!29A: Fruit Beer Cane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 17: Cider (11 entries)

1stJeffrey OberlinMr. PersonalityC2B: Cider with Other Fruit NINJA Homebrewers
2ndAndy ScherzingerBe Gentle, This Is My First Time... Making CiderC1A: New World CiderCane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdJeffrey OberlinHusky PissC2E: Cider with Herbs/Spices NINJA Homebrewers

Table 18: Mead (16 entries)

1stMatthew Herrold
Co-Brewer: James Gould, Travis Combel
Bod - Maple Bba BochetM4C: Experimental Mead Cane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndJeffrey OberlinDragons BreathM3B: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Mead NINJA Homebrewers
3rdJeffrey OberlinSweet MaryM1C: Sweet MeadNINJA Homebrewers