2012 SoFB results

 

Spirit of Free Beer Results, 2012
Date:05/12/2012
514 Entries

NOTES:
Winning Best of Show (BOS) beers highlighted in red.
We now believe that most co-brewer information is included.  But if others are missing, or there are other glaring problems, please contact propaganda @ burp.org

Light Lager (12 Entries)
1
John Peed (BOS 3rd)
Hochstapler

Dortmunder Export

Tennessee Valley Homebrewers
2 Mike Evans Found in Newmans Beard Munich Helles BURP – Wort Hogs
3 Lee Friske Saber LIght Lite American Lager Basin Brewers







Pilsner (15 Entries)
1 Andy Anderson, Kathy Koch Ode To Prague Bohemian Pilsner BURP
2 Steve Marler West Coast Pils German Pilsner (Pils) BURP
3 Sean Kennan Pilsner 1206 German Pilsner (Pils) Wort Hogs
4
Mel Thompson
Upchucker
German Pilsner (Pils)


HM Charles Stephenson, Rich “Chops” Presas  Chop Water Classic American Pilsner  B.a.r.f.

Euro Amber Lager (15 Entries)
1 Lee Friske Oktoberfest 2011 Oktoberfest/Marzen Basin Brewers
2 Jeff Pieper, Stephen Long Double Boil Vienna Lager Vienna Lager Shreveport Urban Diastatic Spargers
3 Brian Schoolcraft Third Times A Charm Oktoberfest/Marzen Cap & Hare Homebrew Club







Dark Lager (18 Entries)
1 Scott Burns, Hope O’Keefe Schwarzbier Schwarzbier BURP
2 Edward Bielaus See You In Willoughby D.a.I. Dark American Lager
3 Michael Marino Dark American Lager Dark American Lager The Brewing Network







Bock (15 Entries)
1 Eric Christensen Emmanator Eisbock Eisbock
2 Mel Thompson Plowed Doppelbock
3 Brian Bergquist, Scott & Rod Bergquist Bock Bock Squishy Bock Traditional Bock FBI (Fredericksburg Brewing Insiders)
4  Steve Marler  Agave Mayocabra  Maibock/Helles Bock  BURP







Light Hybrid (23 Entries)
1 Calvin Perilloux American Wheat American Wheat or Rye Beer BURP
2 Calvin Perilloux Kolsch Kolsch BURP
3 Michael Gallagher, Art Diem Alsea’s Rye Ale American Wheat or Rye Beer BURP

Amber Hybrid (13 Entries)
1
Mark Girard, John Gosselin, Greg McCullough, and Heath Ehret (BOS 2nd)
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Dusseldorf Altbier

BURP
2 Scott Wiley Engine 209 California Common Beer
3 Mark Girard, John Gosselin, Greg McCullough, and Heath Ehret Ctrl + Alt + Delete – Shift + 2 Northern German Altbier BURP







English Pale Ale (27 Entries)
1 Bill Ridgely, Wendy Aaronson Extraordinary Ordinary Standard/Ordinary Bitter BURP
2 Mark Girard, John Gosselin, Greg McCullough, and Heath Ehret Bitte Bitte Lauf Lauf – Funf Standard/Ordinary Bitter BURP
3 Aaron Jeanguenat Extra Special Bitter Extra Special/Strong Bitter







Scottish and Irish (23 Entries)
1
Eric Christensen (BOS 1st)
Scottish Export

Scottish Export 80/-


2 Dennis Finney, Matt Rudo Strong Scotch Strong Scotch Ale
3 Bob Rouse “my Plaid” Scotch Ale Scotch Heavy 70/- BURP







American Ale (45 Entries)
1 Robert Miller Cooper’s Drool American Brown Ale
2 Jim Velesz (2/365)2012 Pale Ale American Pale Ale
3 Douglas Hudgins Hopsbursted American Pale Ale 2 American Pale Ale







English Brown Ale (20 Entries)
1 Mel Thompson Anorak Northern English Brown Ale
2 Bill Ridgely, Wendy Aaronson Burnside Brown Northern English Brown Ale BURP
3 Wendy Schmidt Dark Mild Mild BURP
HM
Brett Shegogue
Mild – Shegogue Brew
Mild



Porter (20 Entries)
1 Jamie Klarman, Phil Bayle Brown Bag Brown Porter Brown Porter Wootown Brewers
2 David Vesser Robust Porter Robust Porter Wort Hogs
3 Dan Bremer, Steve Bremer Sneaky Russian Baltic Porter Baltic Porter BURP







Stout (36 Entries)
1 Matt Mayes The Shakes American Stout Hops! Homebrewers’ Pride of the Southside
2 Jesse Kaiss, Savannah Kaiss Quaker State Oatmeal Stout
3 Gary McNamara, Jr. Mac’s Irish Stout Dry Stout Midnight Homebrewers League







Indian Pale Ale (41 Entries)
1 Michael Marino Thunderpants (reloaded) Imperial IPA The Brewing Network
2 Sean Kennan Ipa 1203 English IPA Wort Hogs
3 Matt O’Brien Rr-c Ipa American IPA







German Wheat/Rye (11 Entries)
1 J.P. Sloan Bavareloa Dunkelweizen FOAM
2 Bob Rouse Alt Stadt Hefeweizen Weizen/Weissbier BURP
3 Sanjay Shah Breakfast Weizen/Weissbier BURP







Belgian and French (41 Entries)
1 Charles Stephenson Spring Citrus Saison Saison B.a.r.f.
2 Scott Strain Table Saison Saison BURP
3 Ross Harper The Dark Monk Belgian Specialty Ale Red Earth Brewers







Sour Ales (11 Entries)
1 Nathan Welch, Mitch Pilchuk Berlinner Weiss Berliner Weisse NOVA Homebrew
2 Dave Pyle, Becky Pyle Bo’s For U Mary Fruit Lambic BURP
3 Dave Pyle, Becky Pyle Christopher’s Kriek Fruit Lambic BURP







Belgian Strong (27 Entries)
1 Calvin Perilloux Domino’s Delight Belgian Golden Strong Ale BURP
2 Scott Strain Tripellia Belgian Tripel BURP
3 John Gonzales Dragon Belgian Dark Strong Ale







Strong Ales (15 Entries)
1 Ross Harper Backbreaker Barleywine American Barleywine Red Earth Brewers
2 Christian Burns Stop Your Wine-ing English Barleywine The Brewers Network
3 Ben Jankowski Chester Old Ale







Fruit/Spice/Herb/Vegetable (22 Entries)
1 Trevor Rose Jalapeno Cream Ale Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Crabs
2 Chas Ballew Chamomile Wheat Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer DC Homebrewers
3 Lee Friske Blowout Stout Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Basin Brewers







Smoked-Flavored/Wood-Aged (13 Entries)
1 David Taylor, Julia Taylor Black Friday Stout Wood-Aged Beer Fbi/BURP
2 Matt Mayes Koval Porter Wood-Aged Beer Hops! Homebrewers’ Pride of the Southside
3
Severin Knudsen
Whiskey River
Wood-Aged Beer

Charlottesville Area Masters of Real Ale (camra)

Specialty Beer (31 Entries)
1 Andy Anderson, Kathy Koch Frolicking in Franconia Specialty Beer BURP
2 Scott Wise Bourbon Barrel Wee Heavy – sour Specialty Beer BURP
3 Phil Franke Black Imperial IPA w/ Rye Specialty Beer DC Homebrewers







Meads – Trad/Melomel/Other (9 Entries)
1 Severin Knudsen Farmer’s Market Dry Mead Charlottesville Area Masters of Real Ale (camra)
2 Yancy Bodenstein, Laura Cole Clear Skies Backyard Bee Vomit Semi-Sweet Mead BURP
3 Tim Artz Liquid Baklava Open Category Mead BURP







Standard Cider and Perry (11 Entries)
1 Randy Paul Straight Eight Engish Cider BURP
2 Michael Gallagher Slash Engish Cider BURP
3 Calvin Perilloux Kingston Black Engish Cider BURP