Thanks to all who participated in the Spooky Brew.

There were 164 entries judged and 105 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyle
1stJeff LandersLoral Ipl - Cause Haze Is Gross21B: Specialty IPA
2ndRobert ParksIrale15A: Irish Red Ale

Winning Entries

Table 1: Standard American Beer (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAndrew Weaver Weazeldeazeldickdorf 1A: American Light Lager
2ndNathaniel GilletteCreme De Pils V5a1C: Cream Ale
3rdJeff MuseFizzy Yellow Beer1C: Cream Ale

Table 2: Pale and Wheat European Beer (21 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJim SilversteinPaul's Pils5D: German Pils
2ndJim SilversteinLyndo Lager2A: International Pale Lager
3rdBrad PaushaHearafter3D: Czech Dark Lager

Table 3: Amber European Beer (21 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRyan GardnerP√ľnktlich6A: Marzen
2ndNathan PetersonMahmarz6A: Marzen
3rdDavid BarrettSparrow of A Dawn6A: Marzen

Table 4: Light Ales (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJeff MuseJust Bitter, Not Special11B: Best Bitter
2ndEvan RuachNot A Brut18A: Blonde Ale
3rdMark NiemczewskiShark Bar Golden Ale Rest In Peace12A: English Golden Ale

Table 5: Amber and Brown Ales (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRobert ParksIrale15A: Irish Red Ale
2ndPatrick WhislerExtra Mild13A: Dark Mild
3rdEric WoodSheaf Tosser 14C: Scottish Export

Table 6: Dark British and European Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRyan GardnerHeiligenschein8A: Munich Dunkel
2ndRyan WalkerDunkel Rooze8A: Munich Dunkel
3rdSteven Ward
Co-Brewer: Laurie Ward
Schwarb[i]er8B: Schwarzbier

Table 7: American Porter and Stout (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDavid DodgeRis 20C: Imperial Stout
2ndDavid DodgeRoasty Goodness20B: American Stout
3rdDavid DodgeRobust Porter - Batch 320A: American Porter

Table 8: IPA (16 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJeff LandersLoral Ipl - Cause Haze Is Gross21B: Specialty IPA
2ndAndrew Weaver Lee Bones IPA21A: American IPA
3rdDmitri TymosPennyfarther IPA21A: American IPA

Table 9: Strong American and European Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stEric WoodJacki's Porter9C: Baltic Porter
2ndDavid FettyDoppelbock9A: Doppelbock
3rdDavid MajewskiDesert Goddess Ale22B: American Strong Ale

Table 10: Strong Belgian Ale (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stKyle NordquistOmega Saison II Is (still) Underrated25B: Saison
2ndEric WoodFall Sasion25B: Saison
3rdTim BrownSaison Du Soleil de Minuit25B: Saison

Table 11: Sour and Wild Beers (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAlex DropkinBlank Canvass 23A: Berliner Weisse
2ndJared CowleyWit24A: Witbier
3rdBrad PaushaTim the Enchanter26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale

Table 12: Fruit & Spice Beers (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRenee Weinberger
Co-Brewer: John D. Blythin
Explosie van Kersen29A: Fruit Beer
2ndJack CantleSugar & Spice30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
3rdRenee Weinberger
Co-Brewer: John D. Blythin
Gruit30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Table 13: Specialty Beers (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJeff LandersWrye The Hell Pancho? Vienna Lager Ryed31A: Alternative Grain Beer
2ndDavid DodgeSmoke Um If You Got Um27A2: Piwo Grodziskie
3rdDavid DodgeRye Not Try This Style27A4: Roggenbier

Table 14: Witches Brews (1 entry)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDanielle BurnettNana's Lavender 35A: Witches Brew

Table 15: Mead & Cider (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stMark WestmeyerCherry On Wayward SonM2D: Stone Fruit Mead
2ndKevin WojdakA Pleasant SurpriseC1A: New World Cider
3rdBeau ForbesMassholeC2A: New England Cider

Table 16: Smashed Pumpkin (2 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAlex DropkinMr. Klean 37A: Smashed Pumpkin
2ndJeff LandersThanks For The Recipe Brad Ramsey!!!37A: Smashed Pumpkin