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North Carolina breweries take home medals at Great American Beer Festival

Posted October 7, 2017 5:43 p.m. EDT

— Several North Carolina breweries took home medals at the Great American Beer Festival, which was held Saturday in Denver, Colorado.

Lynwood Brewing Concern Production Facility in Raleigh took home a gold medal for their Saison Du Bois brew in the American-Belgo-Style Ale category. The brewery also took home a silver medal for their Mosaic Pale Ale in the American-Style Pale Ale category.

The Lonerider Brewing Company in Raleigh was awarded a bronze medal for their Goldie’s Big Block brew in the German-Style Doppelbock or Eisbock category.

The Cary-based Bond Brothers Beer Company won a silver medal for their Disenchantment Blend #1 in the American-Style Sour Ale category.

Other winning brews in North Carolina include:

  • New Sarum Brewing of Salisbury- Lemon Balm and Beets Wheat (Herb and Spice Beer)- Gold
  • Sycamore Brewing Cannery of Charlotte- Sun Grown Fresh Craft Lager (American-Style Lager or Malt Liquor- Bronze
  • Hillman Beer of Asheville- Four Fat Baby (Belgian-Style Double or Quadruple)- Bronze
  • The Old Mecklenburg Brewery of Charlotte- Hornet’s Nest (South German-Style Hefeweizen)- Bronze
  • Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery of Farmville- Duck-Rabbit Wee Heavy Scotch Style Ale (Scotch Ale)- Silver
  • Currahee Brewing Company of Franklin, Kawi (Coffee Stout or Porter)- Bronze
  • Foothills Brewing Company of Winston-Salem- Torch Pilsner (Bohemian-Style Pilsner)- Bronze
  • BearWaters Brewing Company of Canton- Smells Like Money (Belgian-Style Stron Specialty Ale)- Bronze

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