Thanks to all who participated in the Star City Homebrew Throwdown.

There were 114 entries judged and 122 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyle
1stRudy LyonCzech Mate3B: Czech Premium Pale Lager

Winning Entries

Table 1: IPA (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBrian RorrerO'Dells Citra Saison21B1: Belgian IPA
2ndKen Sharp-Knott
Co-Brewer: Jen Sharp-Knott
Kitty Kitty21B7: New England IPA
3rdJohn MerkwanNow That's Ironic!21B5: Rye IPA

Table 2: Dark Specialty (24 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBrian McCrickardJacked Up On Java33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
2ndRudy LyonCaspian Crude33A: Wood-Aged Beer
3rdTim JenkinsFaulty Arquebus32B: Specialty Smoked Beer

Table 3: Belgian (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAustin KniesRye Saison25B: Saison
2ndTakumi Sato
Co-Brewer: Scbg Collaboration
Stupid Sexy Flanders Red23B: Flanders Red Ale
3rdLucas Mason
Co-Brewer: Camden Jacobs
Mosaic Saison25B: Saison

Table 4: Strong (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRudy LyonCyclist Envy26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2ndJohn FultonBarley Wine17D: English Barleywine
3rdJustin And Carrie CoxIzvinite Babushka20C: Imperial Stout

Table 5: Light Standard (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRudy LyonCzech Mate3B: Czech Premium Pale Lager
2ndMichael Cumbia
Co-Brewer: Tim Tant
Of Sum Jung Guy1C: Cream Ale
3rdMatthew KlumppKhaleesi Of The Great Grass Sea, The Unburnt Helles Bock4C: Helles Bock

Table 6: Dark Standard (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stEd MooreMiss Kitty Baltic Porter9C: Baltic Porter
2ndSamuel BowlesYou Make Me Wanna Stout16B: Oatmeal Stout
3rdScott StewartAmerican Brown Ale19C: American Brown Ale

Table 7: Light Specialty (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stIan McElhoneRye Saison28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer
2ndTroy EmbreyBarrel Aged Anchor Point19A: American Amber Ale
3rdDamian DobbsThe Whisper34C: Experimental Beer

Table 8: Amber (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stMatthew KlumppDanaerys Of Dragstone Dunklesbock6C: Dunkels Bock
2ndJohn FultonDoppelbock9A: Doppelbock
3rdMatthew KlumppDaenerys Dunkel - the First of Her Name, Queen of the Andals, the Rhoynar and the First Men, Queen of Meereen, Protector of the Realm, and Lady Regent of the Seven Kingdoms10B: Dunkels Weissbier