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Thanks to all who participated in the Music City Brew Off.

There were 319 entries judged and 165 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stDavid O'NealZero Mile Czech Pils3B: Czech Premium Pale LagerCovert Hops Society
2ndAndrew Weaver Max the Smokie From Okie 6B: RauchbierLift A Leg Homemade Beer
3rdLuigi DepariRye Rover, Rye Rover, IPA Come Over11C: Strong BitterCane Island Alers (CIA)
HMTim McKee
Co-Brewer: Mp
Mon Cheri29A: Fruit BeerCincinnati Malt Infusers

Winning Entries

Table 1: Standard American Beer (11 entries)

1stNik VolkertTime For Yardwork1B: American LagerWoodstock Malt Monkeys
2ndBen SookyingDrink Wheat Me!1D: American Wheat BeerCrown of the Valley Brewing Society
3rdNik VolkertNik's 2019 Wheat Beer1D: American Wheat BeerWoodstock Malt Monkeys

Table 2: International Lager (8 entries)

1stDavid O'NealZero Mile Czech Pils3B: Czech Premium Pale LagerCovert Hops Society
2ndJack ButtressInt"L Beer of Mystery2A: International Pale LagerMusic City Brewers
3rdJeremy BuddemeierDon't Call Me Tmave (pivo)3D: Czech Dark LagerSavannah Brewers League

Table 3: Pale Malty European Lager (10 entries)

1stKevin FosterMaibock4C: Helles BockCane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 4: Pale Bitter European Beer (13 entries)

1stKevin FosterGerman Pils5D: German PilsCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndDavid O'NealZero Mile Dortmunder Export5C: German ExportbierCovert Hops Society
3rdJoseph NanceGarden of Eden5B: KolschMusic City Brewers
HMBen SookyingI Leicht Bier5A: German LeichtbierCrown of the Valley Brewing Society

Table 5: Amber Malty European Lager (8 entries)

1stAndrew Weaver Max the Smokie From Okie 6B: RauchbierLift A Leg Homemade Beer
2ndJay BrantleyHelen Sucks6A: Marzen
3rdMathew KingMarzen Rover6A: MarzenChicken City Ale Raisers

Table 6: Amber Bitter European Beer (12 entries)

1stMark ForresterVienna Waits For You7A: Vienna LagerMusic City Brewers
2ndJonathan LizenbyZim Alt7B: Altbier256 Brewers
3rdJoseph NanceI Am the Vine Vienna7A: Vienna LagerMusic City Brewers
HMKevin FosterVienna7A: Vienna LagerCane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 7: Dark Euro Lager/German Wheat Beer (11 entries)

1stJohn O'BrienLa Morena8A: Munich DunkelFinal Gravity Craft Brewers
2ndPaul CahillCaramel Me Dunkel8A: Munich DunkelBarley Mob Brewers
3rdJef SmithFat King10C: Weizenbock

Table 8: Strong European Beer (7 entries)

1stJohn O'BrienAlligator9A: Doppelbock Final Gravity Craft Brewers
2ndLuigi DepariInebriator9A: Doppelbock Cane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdPaul CahillHere Come More Vikings9C: Baltic PorterBarley Mob Brewers

Table 9: Pale British Beer (14 entries)

1stLuigi DepariRye Rover, Rye Rover, IPA Come Over11C: Strong BitterCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndLuigi DepariRye Rover, Rye Rover, IPA Come Over12C: English IPACane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdNik VolkertBasic Bitch Bitters11C: Strong BitterWoodstock Malt Monkeys

Table 10: Brown British Beer (9 entries)

1stJohn O'BrienNut Brown13B: English Brown AleFinal Gravity Craft Brewers
2ndJacob MarcekKarelian Black13C: English PorterClarksville Carboys
3rdJacob MarcekMudi Brown Rye Ale13B: English Brown AleClarksville Carboys

Table 11: Scottish & Irish Beer (10 entries)

1stDave RatcliffPatty's Red15A: Irish Red AlePC Mashers
2ndCharles Valentine
Co-Brewer: Sabrina Valentine
35th Parallel 15B: Irish StoutSmoky Mountain Homebrewers Association
3rdAndrew Weaver Gianger Tea A Teas 15A: Irish Red AleLift A Leg Homemade Beer
HMJacob MarcekPharaoh Hound Red15A: Irish Red AleClarksville Carboys

Table 12: Dark British Beer (9 entries)

1stJohn O'BrienTropical Storm16C: Tropical StoutFinal Gravity Craft Brewers
2ndEdward O'NeillBessie's Best16A: Sweet StoutSt. Louis Brews
3rdBradford ShoemakerWagwan16C: Tropical StoutCovert Hops Society

Table 13: Strong British Ale (10 entries)

1stJoseph NanceGravity Doesn't Lie17C: Wee HeavyMusic City Brewers
2ndJohn O'BrienOlde Forge Hammer17D: English BarleywineFinal Gravity Craft Brewers
3rdCary Chitwood
Co-Brewer: Steve Chitwood & Luis Jauergui
Oot Yer Nut17C: Wee HeavyInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 14: American Ale (15 entries)

1stJoseph NanceAll Things Made New Blonde18A: Blonde AleMusic City Brewers
2ndJonathan LizenbyPale Ale18B: American Pale Ale256 Brewers
3rdEdward O'NeillWave That Flag18B: American Pale AleSt. Louis Brews

Table 15: Amber Brown & American Beer (9 entries)

1stKevin FosterTrouble Behind Steam Beer19B: California CommonCane Island Alers (CIA)
2ndAdam FiddlerThat's Not My Name19A: American Amber AleChicken City Ale Raisers
3rdJohn O'BrienNow Let Me Welcome Everybody To the Wild Wild West19B: California CommonFinal Gravity Craft Brewers
HMSean StasnyThe Great Sparge19C: American Brown AleMusic City Brewers

Table 16: American Porter & Stout (12 entries)

1stJonathan LizenbyPatagonia Stout20C: Imperial Stout256 Brewers
2ndJohn O'BrienWinston Wolf20A: American PorterFinal Gravity Craft Brewers
3rdJoel TishlerWinter Stout20B: American StoutMusic City Brewers

Table 17: American IPA (8 entries)

1stAlan NammingaRye IPA21A: American IPA
2ndJonathan LizenbyIPA21A: American IPA256 Brewers
3rdMichael WigginsJade IPA21A: American IPA
HMNik VolkertRows & Hills Batch 221A: American IPAWoodstock Malt Monkeys

Table 18: Strong American Ale (5 entries)

1stNik VolkertMouse Slayer22C: American BarleywineWoodstock Malt Monkeys
2ndJeff RybakSimcoe Half-Wit DIPA22A: Double IPABluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs
3rdPaul CahillSeanĂ³ir22A: Double IPABarley Mob Brewers

Table 19: European Sour Ale (9 entries)

1stCorey SteenFreestone23F: Fruit Lambic 256 Brewers
2ndAllen DuvallFlanders Blend23B: Flanders Red Ale
3rdKevin Foster2018 Farmer's Daughter23B: Flanders Red AleCane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 20: Belgian Ale (10 entries)

1stLee PribylNot Bpa Free24B: Belgian Pale AleBluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs
2ndChristopher PriceBiere de Garde24C: Biere de Garde Louisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD
3rdMichael Syrop
Co-Brewer: Ron Mitchell
Wit Or Witout You24A: WitbierCovert Hops Society

Table 21: Strong Belgian Ale (10 entries)

1stRob NormanVelvet Hammer25C: Belgian Golden Strong Ale
2ndLuigi DepariLuigi's Saison25B: Saison Cane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdBrian SommersThe Queen of Iscandar25B: Saison Music City Brewers

Table 22: Trappist Ale (19 entries)

1stPaul CahillHere Come the Monks26D: Belgian Dark Strong AleBarley Mob Brewers
2ndKevin FosterBrother Jerome 1226D: Belgian Dark Strong AleCane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdTyler SelbradeSeein' Tripel26C: Belgian Tripel

Table 23: Historical, Smoked, & Specialty Beer (11 entries)

1stBrian SommersSmoky Barn32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer Music City Brewers
2ndChristopher PriceGrodziskie27A2: Piwo GrodziskieLouisville Area Grain and Extract Research Society, LTD
3rdJordan McIntyreSmoke Jumpers Retreat32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer

Table 24: American Wild Ale (11 entries)

1stCorey SteenUnder Pressure28C: Wild Specialty Beer 256 Brewers
2ndKevin FosterNz Brux28A: Brett Beer Cane Island Alers (CIA)
3rdKevin Foster2018 Ginger28C: Wild Specialty Beer Cane Island Alers (CIA)

Table 25: Fruit Beer (15 entries)

1stTim McKee
Co-Brewer: Mp
Mon Cheri29A: Fruit Beer Cincinnati Malt Infusers
2ndKyle KielyKey Lime Pie Gose29B: Fruit and Spice Beer
3rdChris Powers
Co-Brewer: Hayden Hyatt
Thai Phukwit 29B: Fruit and Spice Beer
HMNik VolkertNik's Daily Ration - Grape Ale Variant29A: Fruit Beer Woodstock Malt Monkeys

Table 26: Spiced Beer (10 entries)

1stMark GregoryAlmond Joys Got Nuts, Mounds Don't30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Barley Mob Brewers
2ndJeremy BuddemeierBrefuss30C: Winter Seasonal Beer Savannah Brewers League
3rdBrian Ruswinkle
Co-Brewer: Jimmy Noble
Pbm30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Table 27: Wood Beer (10 entries)

1stCarek Gallant
Co-Brewer: Randy Hill/ Blake Todd
Devils Beard Barleywine 33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
2ndAndy HardisonAndy's Specialty Imperial Stout33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer Bluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs
3rdKevin FosterBourbon Vanilla Porter33A: Wood-Aged Beer Cane Island Alers (CIA)
HMJacob LindholmJake's Kbs 201933B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer

Table 28: Cider (13 entries)

1stShane DenslowPineapple Cider C2B: Cider with Other Fruit Left Coast Brewers of Florida
2ndNik VolkertScottish CiderC1A: New World CiderWoodstock Malt Monkeys
3rdJeff Rybak
Co-Brewer: Megan Theus
Kvider 3C1A: New World CiderBluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs

Table 29: Specialty IPA (20 entries)

1stMark GregoryThe Juice Is Loose21B: Specialty IPA Barley Mob Brewers
2ndLee PribylWalter's White IPA21B6: White IPA Bluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs
3rdMark ForresterHoney Rye IPA21B5: Rye IPA Music City Brewers