Winners - California State Homebrew Competition

Table 1: 01 Standard American Beer (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stScott AndersonJunkyard DogCream Ale
2ndMike RiddleCream DreamCream AleHOME
3rdRobbie Proctor Ready, Set, MowAmerican Light LagerDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 2: 02 International and 03 Czech Lager (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBrett HighamBoh-Lager Alt AmberInternational Amber LagerDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
2ndIan ElliottU FuckoCzech Dark LagerGreenbelt Brewers Association
3rdBrett HighamCzech AmberCzech Amber LagerDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 3: 07 Amber Bitter European Beer (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
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Table 4: 13 - Brown British Beer (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stCarl TownsendTransaltantic PorterEnglish PorterPacific Gravity Home Brewers Club
2ndScott AndersonAlger English BrownEnglish Brown Ale
3rdJared LiebanBrownie PointsEnglish Brown AleDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 5: 23 European Sour Ale (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBrett HighamAmaurosis FugaxFlanders Red AleDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
2ndKevin McMahonAll Day SuckaBerliner WeisseMarin Society of Homebrewers (MaSH)
3rdVito DelucchiOn the Lam'bicLambicDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
HMJohn WarnerNed 3Flanders Red AleSan Francisco Homebrewer's Guild

Table 6: 27 Historical Beer (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJeff PowellLast of the FirstPre-Prohibition PorterDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
2ndBrett HighamGoser the Destructor, Keymaster, GatekeeperGoseDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
3rdJose EsquitinDunstigLichtenhainerWorts of Wisdom Homebrewers [CA]

Table 7: 21 - IPA (34 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJason DavisArbor HomeNew England IPABay Area Mashers [Berkeley, CA]
2ndBjørn Erik Enki GjesdalPanderbjørnNew England IPA
3rdBjørn Erik Enki GjesdalThe Bjørn IdentityAmerican IPA
HMBjørn Erik Enki GjesdalStubbjørn Specialty IPA

Table 8: 25 Strong Belgian Ale (16 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stCraig Corley262 - Blonde #17Belgian Blond AlePacific Gravity Home Brewers Club
2ndMarcos SantannaSaisonicusSaison
3rdBrett HighamGo Away Before I Taunt You A Second Time - French SaisonSaisonDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 9: 24 Belgian Ale (4 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBrett HighamJojo's Belgian AleBiere de GardeDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 10: 26 Trappist Ale (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stRobert CaseyTrappist SingleTrappist SingleMarin Society of Homebrewers (MaSH)
2ndJt Tabencki2016 Belgian DarknessBelgian Dark Strong AleSan Francisco Homebrewer's Guild
3rdRobert CaseyBelgian TripelBelgian TripelMarin Society of Homebrewers (MaSH)
HMMarcos SantannaDubbeldoreBelgian Dubbel

Table 11: 18 Pale American Ale (19 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stAnil DosajGolden LibertyBlonde AleGrain Trust
2ndCarl TownsendWet-Hop Harvest AleAmerican Pale AlePacific Gravity Home Brewers Club
3rdAlex DeaconHalf An Idaho Promise Pale AleAmerican Pale AleSan Francisco Homebrewer's Guild

Table 12: 28 American Wild Ale (16 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stKyle BlomsethCherry SourWild Specialty BeerHeadQuarters
2ndBrett HighamHollister Cab On American RedWild Specialty BeerDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
3rdKyle BlomsethDarknessMixed Fermentation Sour BeerHeadQuarters

Table 13: 04 Pale Malty and 06 Amber Malty Euro Lager (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stTerrell HillardNo ExitMunich HellesDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
2ndCarl TownsendBede's BockDunkels BockPacific Gravity Home Brewers Club
3rdGreg ThielenMaximus Festivus OctobrisMarzenImmersion Chillers

Table 14: 05 Pale Bitter European Beer (16 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBen SookyingExported HappinessGerman ExportbierThe Bru Club
2ndMike RiddleKiller KolschKolschHOME
3rdScott ChandlerGpilsGerman Pils

Table 15: 22 Strong American Ale and 17 Strong British Ale (19 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJason DavisAged ArroganceAmerican Strong AleBay Area Mashers [Berkeley, CA]
2ndJason WagnerOld AleOld Ale
3rdChris ClarkKearns Scotch AleWee HeavyMad Zymurgists

Table 16: 8 - Dark European Lager (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stAndrew SimsakMunich DunkelMunich DunkelSan Francisco Homebrewer's Guild
2ndJared LiebanSchwarz Is The New BlackSchwarzbierDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
3rdPatrick FulcoSchwarzbierSchwarzbierArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 17: 9 Strong Euro Lager (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stChris ClarkDeath By DoppelbockDoppelbockMad Zymurgists
2ndMike RiddleIcy GoatEisbockHOME
3rdDaniel GudeniusTranquility Base BockDoppelbockSan Francisco Homebrewer's Guild

Table 18: 11 British Bitter and 12 Pale Commonwealth Beer (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stVito DelucchiSaddle BagsAustralian Sparkling AleDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
2ndSamuel BowersA Bitter TwistStrong BitterBay Area Mashers [Berkeley, CA]
3rdBen SookyingHapp EsbStrong BitterThe Bru Club
HMBrett HighamCzech Out My Sparkling AleAustralian Sparkling AleDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 19: 14 Scottish Ale and 15 Irish Beer (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBrett HighamSolomon's Lesser KeyIrish StoutDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
2ndHoward ClearfieldDub NationIrish StoutWorts of Wisdom Homebrewers [CA]
3rdJustin VincentBloody PaddyIrish Red AleSilicon Valley Sudzers

Table 20: 29 Fruit Beer (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stSean ParkerRed-Headed Hef-ChildFruit BeerBrew Maui
2ndKevin McMahonToo Much Cherry?Fruit BeerMarin Society of Homebrewers (MaSH)
3rdMarcos SantannaThe Red SeaFruit Beer

Table 21: 16 Dark British Beer and 20 American Porter and Stout (17 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMike RiddleTricentennial StoutImperial StoutHOME
2ndSean ParkerBessie's StoutSweet StoutBrew Maui
3rdJordan ReedSweet E's StoutSweet StoutDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 22: 31 Alternative, 34 Speciality, and 5 Provisional Styles (20 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stHirendu VaishnavBelgian BarleywineMixed-Style BeerDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
2ndKevin McMahonTeen SpiritCatharina SourMarin Society of Homebrewers (MaSH)
3rdJordan ReedRazzmatazzCatharina SourDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 23: 30 Spiced Beer and 32 Smoked Beer (16 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stCarl TownsendHoliday Spice AleAutumn Seasonal BeerPacific Gravity Home Brewers Club
2ndMarcos SantannaMt. DoomClassic Style Smoked Beer
3rdRobert CaseyBelgian Saison RougeSpice, Herb, or Vegetable BeerMarin Society of Homebrewers (MaSH)
HMKelly DunhamChocolate Hazelnut PorterSpice, Herb, or Vegetable BeerBrewbirds Of Hoppiness

Table 24: 33 - Wood Beer (15 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stRoberto BouzaPequeñito HeavySpecialty Wood-Aged BeerThe Headquarters
2ndKingsley TobySecond SleepSpecialty Wood-Aged BeerPacific Gravity Home Brewers Club
3rdVito DelucchiThree Wise MenSpecialty Wood-Aged BeerDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]

Table 25: 10 German Wheat Beer (11 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stChris NorrisSnowbockWeizenbockBay Area Mashers [Berkeley, CA]
2ndBrett HighamWeisnaught, Want NotWeissbierDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]
3rdHaley BaroneWhatever the Heck I Want!WeissbierPacific Gravity Home Brewers Club

Table 26: 19 Amber and Brown American Beer (9 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMike RiddleGet Down BrownAmerican Brown AleHOME
2ndAlex DeaconCole Valley Pale CommonCalifornia CommonSan Francisco Homebrewer's Guild
3rdGordon MaugerCathy's RedAmerican Amber AleDiablo Order of Zymiracle Enthusiasts (DOZE) [CA]