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Thanks to all who participated in the Brew in the Lou.

There were 139 entries judged and 81 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stEric SmithSaison 25B: SaisonSt. Louis Brews

Winning Entries

Table 1: light-colored beer (8 entries)

1stChad MedfordThe Bridesmaid4A: Munich HellesRed Earth Brewers
2ndScott KurtzHere, Hold My Beer.1B: American LagerSTL Brewminati
3rdMark UnickOhscpl Lager2A: International Pale LagerEast Side Brewers [IL]

Table 2: Specialties, Sour-ish, Wilds, Etc (21 entries)

1stEric Smith
Co-Brewer: Nick & Angie Slay
2019 Blend 28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer St. Louis Brews
2ndSean Gemoules
Co-Brewer: Tim Knox
Tim's Barrel Aged Stout33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer STL Hops Homebrew Club
3rdMark BangertCherry Sour Ale28C: Wild Specialty Beer

Table 3: Stouts and Porters (14 entries)

1stEdward O'NeillBessie's Best16A: Sweet StoutSt. Louis Brews
2ndJeff MuseLow Hop20C: Imperial StoutSt. Louis Brews
3rdJeremy BuddemeierMatrimony Fuel 9C: Baltic PorterSavannah Brewers League

Table 4: Fruit, Spice, Etc (22 entries)

1stHolly MulderPassionista29A: Fruit Beer
2ndKyle KielyKey Lime Gose29B: Fruit and Spice Beer
3rdPaul McGrewMr. Peanut's Nuts30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer STL Hops Homebrew Club

Table 5: Higher ABV (5 entries)

1stHolly MulderHarder.Better.Faster.Stronger22A: Double IPA
2ndJeff MuseOld Screwups22C: American BarleywineSt. Louis Brews
3rdNicholas ElvenWee Heavy17C: Wee Heavy

Table 6: Med-Dark Lagers (16 entries)

1stMark Drilling Brno Part23D: Czech Dark LagerSt Charles Brew Club
2ndSteve SeithelO'Zapft Is6A: MarzenJefferson County Home Brewers (JCHB)
3rdMike WaltersAnd Bob's Your Dunkel8A: Munich DunkelSt. Louis Brews

Table 7: Pale and IPA's (23 entries)

1stTony CaputaHazy Dayz 21B: Specialty IPA
2ndZach GriegerTrust Ya Process21B7: New England IPA
3rdMark Drilling Spare Parts21A: American IPASt Charles Brew Club

Table 8: UK and Continental Ales (24 entries)

1stEric SmithSaison 25B: Saison St. Louis Brews
2ndJosh AuneBridgets Cross11B: Best BitterSt. Louis Brews
3rdMike WaltersHefe Wit. Wait. What?10A: WeissbierSt. Louis Brews

Table 9: Amber, Brown, Red (6 entries)

1stJeremiah BaerAmbaer Ale19A: American Amber Ale
2ndNicholas ElvenKentucky Common27A6: Kentucky Common
3rdJosh Aune
Co-Brewer: Jordan Aune
Roggen In July27A4: RoggenbierSt. Louis Brews