Overview

The awards were created by the Alberta Small Brewers Association to provide constructive feedback to brewers. We believe that a focus on quality is crucial to the long-term growth and success of the industry in Alberta. Every beer entered receives written feedback on their product.

Winners

Category

Gold Silver Bronze

Amber Beer

Blind Enthusiasm Brewing Company
OKT

Town Square Brewing Co.
Pond Surfer California Common

The Grizzly Paw Brewing Company
Rutting Elk Red

Amber/Dark Hoppy Sessionable Beer

Fitzsimmons Brewing Co.
East Lake Amber

Tool Shed Brewing Company
Red Rage

Olds College Brewery
Altbierta

Barrel-Aged Beer 

The Grizzly Paw Brewing Company
Tequila Barrel Aged Barley Wine

Blindman Brewing
Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout

Bent Stick Brewing
11:59 PM

Belgian Ales 

Tool Shed Brewing Company
Belgian Dip

Troubled Monk Brewery
Corvus

Situation Brewing Co.
Tripel Cross

Best of Show

Origin Malting & Brewing Co.
Last Post

Blindman Brewing
New England-Style Pale Ale (NEIPA)

Big Rock Brewery
Oak Aged Flemish Red Beer

Brown Beer

Origin Malting & Brewing Co.
Last Post

Wild Rose Brewery
Barracks Brown

Troubled Monk Brewery
Open Road American Brown Ale

Canadian Cereal Ale

Half Hitch Brewing Company
Papa Bear Prairie Ale

Cold Garden Beverage Company
Canadian Cereal Ale Vol. 1

Blindman Brewing
Parti-Gyle Best Bitter

Extra Strong Beer

Elbeck Brews
KGB

Brewsters Brewing Company
Blue Monk Barley Wine

Medicine Hat Brewing Company
Winter Warmer

Farmhouse Ale

4th Meridian Brewing Company
Mango Saison

Troubled Monk Brewery
Homesteader Belgian Saison

Cold Garden Beverage Company
One Summer in Saskatoon

Fruit Beer 

Alley Kat
Main Squeeze

Big Rock Brewery
Belly Flop

Alley Kat
Aprikat

German/Czech Style Pilsner

Wild Rose Brewery
Licensed To Pil

Zero Issue Brewing
Cryostasis

Coulee Brew Co.
House of Pilsner

IPA  

Cold Garden Beverage Company
This Must Be The IPA

Trolley 5 Restaurant & Brewery
High Five IPA

Canmore Brewing Company
Railway Avenue Rye IPA

Imperial IPA

Alley Kat
Argyll Dragon Double IPA

Troubled Monk Brewery
Double Sow Pow

Annex Ale Project
Howling Fantolds

Light Hoppy Sessionable Beer

Banded Peak Brewing Company
The Plainsbreaker

Blindman Brewing
Blindman River Session Ale

Dog Island Brewing
9 Mile Session Ale

New England-Style Ale (Trendy Beer of the Year)

Blindman Brewing
New England-Style Pale Ale (NEIPA)

Origin Malting & Brewing Co.
Gettin' All Hopped Up

Troubled Monk Brewery
Wicked Smaht

Other Flavoured Beer

Banded Peak Brewing Company
Javalanche

Blind Enthusiasm Brewing Company
Street Beat Pollen Wheat

Other Strong Hoppy Beer 

Blind Enthusiasm Brewing Company
ACME Red

Zero Issue Brewing
Venom

Blindman Brewing
Cascadian Dark Ale

Pale Ale/Bitter

Annex Ale Project
Forward Progress

Alley Kat
Full Moon

Zero Issue Brewing
Multiverse

Patio Beers

Jasper Brewing Company
Crisp Pils

Canmore Brewing Company
Ten Peaks Pale Ale

Alley Kat
Scona Gold

Sour Beer

Big Rock Brewery
Oak Aged Flemish Red Beer

Blindman Brewing
Whiskey Barrel-Aged Dark Saison

Town Square Brewing Co.
Beets By Sinden Sour

Spiced Beer 

Troubled Monk Brewery
Barrel Aged Imperial Stout with Coconut

Origin Malting & Brewing Co.
The Darkness

Apex Predator Brewing
Moreau

Stout

Grain Bin Brewing
Tamarack

Cold Garden Beverage Company
Velveteen Nitro Stout

Tool Shed Brewing Company
Jamie Gordon's Flat Cap Stout

Wheat Beer 

Blind Enthusiasm Brewing Company
Züs

Two Sergeants Brewing Inc.
Passion'D Ale

Minhas Micro Brewery
White Wolf