OBeer Breweries Continue Hot Streak at GABF
Congratulations to all of our customers who submitted entries and participated in the 37th Annual Great American Beer Festival last week. For the third straight year, OrchestratedBEER customers came home with over 40 medals. This year, 35 OBeer breweries were awarded a total of 43 medals, with customer medals comprising 14% of the 312 total medals awarded.
This year’s festival once again broke records for attendance (62,000+), number of breweries (800), and beers available to the public (4,000). As for the competition, this year’s 32nd edition of the GABF competition saw 8,496 entries from 2,404 breweries, plus 101 Pro-am and 49 Collaboration entries. And it took 293 judges from 13 countries to evaluate all those entries.
OrchestratedBEER customers winning multiple medals include FiftyFifty Brewing, Saint Arnold Brewing, Firestone Walker Brewing and Barrelworks, Cigar City Brewing, and Founders Brewing.
One of our newest customers, FiftyFifty Brewing in Truckee, CA, in addition to being awarded 3 medals, was also awarded Brewery Group and Brewery Group Brewer of the Year.
Our customers’ commitment to quality and industry leading practices are an inspiration to us all!