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Thanks To All Who Participated in the 2014 Humpback Homebrew Competition

There were 132 entries and 96 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners 

BOS - Beer

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st George Mowell Kolsch II 6C: Kolsch DC Homebrewers
2nd Scott Hixson
Co-Brewer: theresa hixson
Yyy’s Man Says 15C: Weizenbock Gulf Coast Brewers League
3rd Toby Guidry Fat Scot 9E: Strong Scotch Ale Brasseurs a la Maison

BOS - Cider

No entries are eligible.

BOS - Mead

No entries are eligible.

Winning Entries 

Category 1: Light Lager (5 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
3rd Patrick Gigandet Firethorn Lager 1D: Munich Helles

Category 4: Dark Lager (5 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Josh Stuart Josh’s Schwartzbier 4C: Schwarzbier the brewing network
2nd Robert Hemphill Four Bravo Dunkel 4B: Munich Dunkel Brew Brothers of Pikes Peak

Category 5: Bock (6 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Scott Hixson Mark I’m Your Father 5C: Doppelbock Gulf Coast Brewers League
2nd Paul Saucier Paulsator 5C: Doppelbock
3rd David Macon Traditional Bock 5B: Traditional Bock

Category 6: Light Hybrid Beer (14 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st George Mowell Kolsch II 6C: Kolsch DC Homebrewers
2nd Scott Hixson Wildly American 6D: American Wheat or Rye Beer Gulf Coast Brewers League
3rd John Primozic Godspeed Jupiter 6C: Kolsch Society of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOBS)

Category 9: Scottish and Irish Ale (12 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Toby Guidry Fat Scot 9E: Strong Scotch Ale Brasseurs a la Maison
2nd Bryan Franklin Speirling 9E: Strong Scotch Ale Redstick Brewmasters
3rd Brandon Alvarez Bar Hopper 9B: Scottish Heavy 70/-

Category 10: American Ale (25 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Adam Meyers Hop Breeze 10A: American Pale Ale The Brewing Network
2nd Dennis Bell Change Over Pale 10A: American Pale Ale
3rd Jay Bennett
Co-Brewer: Ellen Bennett
Joy Ride 10A: American Pale Ale Carboy junkies, Birmingham Brewmasters

Category 11: English Brown Ale (7 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st John Primozic Happy Noon 11A: Mild Society of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOBS)
2nd Michael Andres West Florida 11A: Mild Gulf Coast Brewers League
3rd Adam Meyers Little Sumpin’ Mild 11A: Mild The Brewing Network

Category 14: India Pale Ale (IPA) (14 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Bruce Baker Alpha Dog IPA 14B: American IPA Redstick Brewmasters
2nd Andy Skotnicki
Co-Brewer: Mike Mercer
Drop Zone 14B: American IPA Wort Hogs
3rd Scott Hixson
Co-Brewer: theresa hixson
Aussie, Aussie, Aussie 14B: American IPA Gulf Coast Brewers League

Category 15: German Wheat and Rye Beer (9 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Scott Hixson
Co-Brewer: theresa hixson
Yyy’s Man Says 15C: Weizenbock Gulf Coast Brewers League
2nd Mike Farley Special Twenty 15B: Dunkelweizen
3rd J.G. Johnson Redbug Rye 15D: Roggenbier (German Rye Beer)

Category 16: Belgian and French Ale (35 entries)

Place Brewer(s) Entry Name Style Club
1st Shannon Speight Belgian Speculation 16E: Belgian Specialty Ale Glass City Mashers
2nd Mark Murray Cerise Reserve 16E: Belgian Specialty Ale Gulf Coast Brewers League
3rd Joseph Lassen Finish Line Witbier 16A: Witbier

Sponsors

Crooked Letter Brewing Company is proud to have the following sponsors for the 2014 Humpback Homebrew Competition:

Crooked Letter Brewing Company
1805 Government Street Ocean Springs, Mississippi

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Gulf Coast Brewers League

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The Mary C. OKeefe Cultural Center Of Arts And Education
1600 Government Street, Ocean Springs, Mississippi 39564

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American Homebrewers Association
736 Pearl Street | Boulder, CO 80302

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Beersmith

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Blichmann Engineering
Lafayette, Indiana

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BrewCraft USA
3201 NW Lower River Rd.

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Brewer Shirts
BrewerShirts.com 2308 Interlink Rd, Suite 203 Lynchburg, VA 24503

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Brewers Supply Group (BSG)
800 West 1st Ave., Shakopee MN 55379

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BrewHaHa
4800 N. Hwy 55, #17A Jackson, Ms

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Broomes Grocery
1801 Government St. Ocean Springs, Ms

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Coast Roast
126 Jeff Davis Ave, Long Beach, MS

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Craft Beer And Brewing Magazine
214 S. College Ave, Second Floor, Fort Collins, CO 80524

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Delta Brewing Supply
631 Washington Avenue, Greenville, Mississippi 38701

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Eco Logic Inc.
LOGIC, Inc. Trexlertown,PA 18087

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Electric Brewing Supply
Spring, Tx.

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GrogTag

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LD Carlson
463 Portage Boulevard Kent, Ohio 44240

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Love2brew
North Brunswick, NJ

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Mississippi Brewing Company
13247 D Seaway Rd. Gulfport, MS 39503

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NikoBrew

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Ohmbrew Automations
Fort Worth,Tx

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Raise Your Pints
Mississippi

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Hard Rock Casino - Biloxi
777 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39530

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Wyeast Labs
PO Box 146, Odell, OR 97044

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