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Thanks to all who participated in the Colonial Cup 2022.

There were 190 entries judged and 133 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMike RousseauWise Racoon10C: WeizenbockLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]

Winning Entries

Table 1: Standard American Beer (8 entries)

1stMike GallagherOmicron Corn1C: Cream AleLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
2ndPaul DammDamm American Lager1B: American LagerUpper Palmetto Zymurgy Society
3rdBill BoyerPurified Water1A: American Light LagerNorth Georgia Malt Monkeys

Table 2: International and European Malty Lager (10 entries)

1stBill LynchBill’s Bock6C: Dunkels BockCarolina Brewmasters
2ndMike RousseauCorona Omicron2A: International Pale LagerLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
3rdPaul DammDamm Rauchbier6B: RauchbierUpper Palmetto Zymurgy Society

Table 3: Pale Bitter European Beer (9 entries)

1stRyan ImondiSqueaky Clean5B: Kolsch
2ndRobert Hensley
Co-Brewer: Lindsey Morgan
French Quarter Kolsch5B: KolschLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
3rdScott Salamone Ardennes 5B: KolschLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
HMCarl TeacheyMandarina Pils5D: German PilsWinston-Salem Wort Hawgs Homebrew Club

Table 4: Dark and Strong European Beer (9 entries)

1stKen HiltonPolish Pride9C: Baltic PorterDown East Alers (DEA)
2ndTed GreeneBaby Boy Beer9B: Eisbock
3rdMark WhiteheadMy Wife Is Sweet, Complex and Fruity9C: Baltic PorterUpper Palmetto Zymurgy Society

Table 5: Brown British Beer (9 entries)

1stChristopher RileyYattan Porter13C: English PorterWinston-Salem Wort Hawgs Homebrew Club
2ndEvan ThayerSweet Georgia Brown13B: English Brown AlePalmetto State Brewers
3rdGreg LindemanMacKem Brown Ale13B: English Brown AleScioto Olentangy Darby Zymurgists (SODZ)
HMMatt AmatoNut Brown Hair13B: English Brown Ale

Table 6: Irish Beer (11 entries)

1stRobert Lefley
Co-Brewer: Andy Nordstrom
Red Figures15A: Irish Red AleBrixie's Brewers
2ndTed GreenePlain Jane15B: Irish Stout
3rdMatt AmatoBoo’s Irish15A: Irish Red Ale

Table 7: Dark and Strong British Beer (11 entries)

1stKirk Waters
Co-Brewer: Kelley Hwang
Not Peculiar 17B: Old AleLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
2ndPaul DammDamm Wee Heavy17C: Wee HeavyUpper Palmetto Zymurgy Society
3rdRay FarkouhOatmeal Stout16B: Oatmeal StoutLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]

Table 8: American Pale Ale (6 entries)

1stRyan ImondiKind Stranger18B: American Pale Ale
2ndCraig CoatesGnbc Blonde Ale18A: Blonde Ale
3rdMike RousseauNorwegian Blonde18A: Blonde AleLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]

Table 9: American Porter and Stout (14 entries)

1stBill LynchBill’s Usa Stout 20B: American StoutCarolina Brewmasters
2ndBill LynchYer Darn Putin20C: Imperial StoutCarolina Brewmasters
3rdJohn Roudebush
Co-Brewer: Tim Mott
Mott the Greater20C: Imperial StoutLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]

Table 10: IPA (9 entries)

1stJohn JacovettyLuna Flow21B2: Black IPA
2ndWayne BrewerJuice Bob-Omb 21A: American IPAPalmetto State Brewers
3rdRobert LefleyThe Turn21B2: Black IPA Brixie's Brewers

Table 11: Belgian Ale (10 entries)

1stScott Laforge Blondie25A: Belgian Blond AleLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
2ndAdrian SutherlandSeymour the Saison 25B: Saison Carolina Brewmasters
3rdRobert Hensley
Co-Brewer: Lindsey Morgan
Swamp Fox Saison25B: Saison Lowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]

Table 12: Trappist Ale (13 entries)

1stJason DextrazeTripel Threat 26C: Belgian Tripel
2ndChris RousseauTrouble26D: Belgian Dark Strong AleLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
3rdCraig CoatesGnbc Dubbel26B: Belgian Dubbel

Table 13: Sour Ale (10 entries)

1stBrian MarmoreoKing Paimon 23B: Flanders Red Ale
2ndEdward MarquardtGolden Sour23E: GueuzeLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
3rdKen HiltonStp Sour Tangerine Pilsener28C: Wild Specialty Beer Down East Alers (DEA)

Table 14: Fruit Beer (5 entries)

1stBrian MarmoreoShuten Doji 29A: Fruit Beer
2ndBill BoyerPorco RossoPRX3: Italian Grape AleNorth Georgia Malt Monkeys
3rdJohn JacovettySunnyside31B: Alternative Sugar Beer

Table 15: Spiced Beer (14 entries)

1stEdward MarquardtGinger Blonde30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Lowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
2ndBill LynchBill’s Christmas Spice30C: Winter Seasonal Beer Carolina Brewmasters
3rdJeff Pascoe1801 Vanilla Charleston Porter30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Lowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]

Table 16: Wood and Smoked Beer (7 entries)

1stWayne BrewerMkh33A: Wood-Aged Beer Palmetto State Brewers
2ndMike HoganKeg of the Main Ho33A: Wood-Aged Beer Palmetto Renegade Brewers
3rdTj ClineTriple Crown (kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale)33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer Savannah Brewers League

Table 17: Double IPA and Barleywine (5 entries)

1stBill AustinWest Coast Dreams22A: Double IPASavannah Brewers League
2ndJohn RoudebushSticking It To the Man22C: American BarleywineLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
3rdRick KaramHercules II22A: Double IPALowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]

Table 18: Wheat Beer (8 entries)

1stMike RousseauWise Racoon10C: Weizenbock Lowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
2ndScott Salamone You Wit'n Me24A: WitbierLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
3rdChris RousseauEat Your Wheaties1D: American Wheat BeerLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
HMPaul DammDamm Weißbier10A: WeissbierUpper Palmetto Zymurgy Society

Table 19: British Bitter and Dark Mild (5 entries)

1stTom Welch
Co-Brewer: Tim Welch
Old Guy's Dark Mild13A: Dark MildOBX Homebrewers
2ndAdrian SutherlandFrom Across the Pond11C: Strong BitterCarolina Brewmasters
3rdGreg LindemanThe Elusive British Kiwi11C: Strong BitterScioto Olentangy Darby Zymurgists (SODZ)

Table 20: New England and Specialty IPA (8 entries)

1stGrant AndersonCat Cow21B: Specialty IPA Down East Alers (DEA)
2ndGrant AndersonMeow Mix21B7: New England IPA Down East Alers (DEA)
3rdJohn JacovettyPerfect Circle21B7: New England IPA

Table 21: American Amber and Brown Ale (9 entries)

1stScott Salamone Anchor Overboard 19B: California CommonLowcountry Libations [Ladson, SC]
2ndCraig CoatesGnbc Brown Ale19C: American Brown Ale
3rdJohn JacovettyCrickside27A6: Kentucky Common