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Thanks to all who participated in the Wyoming Brewers Festival Brew Battle 2024.

There were 32 entries judged and 66 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stChad LegerskiLong Legged Blonde18A: Blonde AleHigh Plains Drafters [WY]

Winning Entries

Table 1: Lager (9 entries)

1stErnie SmithLrh-Lawnmowerspecial III1B: American LagerIntellectual Brewers Union (IBU)[WY]
2ndPaul DeyCold Deyz9B: EisbockHigh Plains Drafters [WY]
3rdPatrick Ramsey
Co-Brewer: Ellie Ramsey
Numero Tres4A: Munich Helles

Table 2: Light & Amber Ales (5 entries)

1stChad LegerskiLong Legged Blonde18A: Blonde AleHigh Plains Drafters [WY]
2ndRusty BrinkmanWee Willy17C: Wee HeavyHigh Plains Drafters [WY]
3rdErnie SmithLrh-Erniesspecialbrew11C: Strong BitterIntellectual Brewers Union (IBU)[WY]

Table 3: Dark and Strong Ales (5 entries)

1stRusty BrinkmanBabushka20C: Imperial StoutHigh Plains Drafters [WY]
2ndLogan Wiley
Co-Brewer: Devon Lehman
16 Tons20C: Imperial StoutHigh Plains Drafters [WY]
3rdGreg AitkenheadGnarly Wall Imperial Stout20C: Imperial StoutIntellectual Brewers Union (IBU)

Table 4: IPA (6 entries)

1stThomas DurandStoop Girl21A: American IPA
2ndFred HirschDeep Cover21A: American IPAHigh Plains Drafters [WY]
3rdFrank StrongDouble Rye IPA22A: Double IPAHigh Plains Drafters [WY]

Table 5: Belgian & Specialty (7 entries)

1stPaul DeyTres Deyz26C: Belgian TripelHigh Plains Drafters [WY]
2ndRusty BrinkmanBuffington26C: Belgian TripelHigh Plains Drafters [WY]
3rdGreg AitkenheadCherry Bomb Smoked Robust Porter32B: Specialty Smoked Beer Intellectual Brewers Union (IBU)