Thanks to all who participated in the Antelope Valley Homebrew Competition.

There were 30 entries judged and 32 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyle
1stPatrick Ray
Co-Brewer: Tami McCoy
Election Day33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
2ndMichael ArmstrongBerk's Porter20A: American Porter
3rdTravis HebbCrush-A-Bull IPA21A: American IPA

Best of Show (19 Participating Brewers)

PlaceBrewer1st2nd3rdHMScore
Sean Borror01000
Michael Armstrong
** Best of Show Participant **
12000
Travis Hebb
** Best of Show Participant **
10100
Ethan Cohen
Co-Brewer: Mikaela Cohen
00110
Joe Walcek01000
Laurence Prantner00010
Ryne Smith00100
Patrick Ray
Co-Brewer: Tami McCoy
** Best of Show Participant **
20100

Tie-breakers have been applied in accordance with the scoring methodology.

Winning Entries

Table 1: Stouts (5 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stMichael ArmstrongBerk's Porter20A: American Porter
2ndJoe WalcekSweet Oat Stout16A: Sweet Stout
3rdEthan Cohen
Co-Brewer: Mikaela Cohen
Island Time16C: Tropical Stout

Table 2: Pale/IPA (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTravis HebbCrush-A-Bull IPA21A: American IPA
2ndMichael ArmstrongFull Figured Blonde18A: Blonde Ale
3rdRyne SmithRyne Smith21B: Specialty IPA
HMLaurence PrantnerStickleback Amber19A: American Amber Ale

Table 3: Speciality (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stPatrick Ray
Co-Brewer: Tami McCoy
Election Day33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
2ndSean BorrorBest Bitter34C: Experimental Beer
3rdPatrick Ray
Co-Brewer: Tami McCoy
Tortilla Chip30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
HMEthan Cohen
Co-Brewer: Mikaela Cohen
Rasperry Blonde29A: Fruit Beer