Thanks to all who participated in the Cowtown Yeast Wranglers Homebrew Roundup 2016.

There were 453 entries judged and 148 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stDarrin SayersOdin17D: English BarleywineCowtown Yeastwranglers
2ndMichal FoniokGerman Pilsgnar5D: German PilsYeast Wranglers
3rdMichal FoniokDust Off Ye Olde Beer Bong2A: International Pale LagerYeast Wranglers
4thMichal FoniokLicked Her Heinie27A: Historical BeerYeast Wranglers

Winning Entries

Table 1: Light Lager (13 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMichal FoniokDust Off Ye Olde Beer Bong2A: International Pale Lager
2ndDavid RonnebergBankview Gold4A: Munich Helles
3rdMarie-Annick ScottWit Und Blau2A: International Pale Lager

Table 2: Pilsner (11 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMichal FoniokGerman Pilsgnar5D: German Pils
2ndRobert Doerksen2 Minutes For CrossCzeching3B: Czech Premimum Pale Lager
3rdMatthew AtkinsPisces Pilsner3B: Czech Premimum Pale Lager

Table 3: European Amber Lager (11 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stTravis MushanskiOktoberfest6A: Marzen
2ndMatt LoweBridgeland Pale Kellerbier7C: Kellerbier
3rdLee HillmanMatt Damon In "The Marzen"6A: Marzen

Table 4: Dark Lager (9 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stGreg Paterson
Co-Brewer: Tyler Backman
Sail Hatan8B: Schwarzbier
2ndChris NowlanUncle Dunkel8A: Munich Dunkel
3rdStephen HarrisonThe Beer Formerly Known As Dark American Lager2C: International Dark Lager

Table 5: Bock (12 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMark McGrawDas Ist Gut9A: Doppelbock
2ndLee HillmanHorseshoes And Hand Grenades9A: Doppelbock
3rdLee HillmanFirst Crack9B: Eisbock

Table 6: Light Hybrid Beer (20 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stLee HillmanSalton Sea RV Park5B: Kolsch
2ndMarie-Annick ScottRiver Valley1C: Cream Ale
3rdCory DayCatalina Winemixer5B: Kolsch

Table 7: Amber Hybrid Beer (10 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stNeil BamfordBamnation Kali Common19B: California Common
2ndAlan IlsleyCommonly Calafornia19B: California Common
3rdMichal FoniokRoxanne 2B: International Amber Lager

Table 8: English Pale Ale (25 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stTheodore EngelExtrawdin’ry Bitter11A: Ordinary Bitter
2ndMatthew AtkinsHerc’s Extra Strong Bitter11C: Strong Bitter
3rdJonathan ThibaultESB 150511C: Strong Bitter

Table 9: Scottish and Irish Ale (10 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stCory DayRed Riot15A: Irish Red Ale
2ndChris NowlanJohn Barleycorn’s 120 Shilling17C: Wee Heavy
3rdPaul HeslopCaber Toss17C: Wee Heavy

Table 10: American Pale and Amber Ales (36 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stRobert DoerksenSunset Over The Rocks18B: American Pale Ale
2ndJonas HurtigPD Pale Ale18B: American Pale Ale
3rdPaul HeslopRose’s Slut Walk19A: American Amber Ale

Table 11: Brown Ale (20 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMarie-Annick ScottThe Cask And Bucket13A: Dark Mild
2ndCory DayBearntu19C: American Brown Ale
3rdChris NowlanGreen Dragon13A: Dark Mild

Table 12: Porter (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stChristopher Van Der PloegBones & Orix20A: American Porter
2ndTheodore EngelBusty Longshorewoman20A: American Porter
3rdDavid FreemanHoney’s Baltic Porter9C: Baltic Porter

Table 13: Stout (37 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stTheodore EngelExpat Stout16D: Foreign Extra Stout
2ndGreg ZeniukMilky16A: Sweet Stout
3rdTyrone Keep
Co-Brewer: Jason Toews
In Soviet Russia, Double Barrel Stout Drinks You!!20C: Imperial Stout

Table 14: IPA (43 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stDamian WatkinsReznor India Session Ale21B: Specialty IPA
2ndBill Riley
Co-Brewer: Bill's Experimental Ales
Slowpoke21B: Specialty IPA
3rdGeoff KallweitFresh As F*** DIPA22A: Double IPA

Table 15: German Wheat and Rye Beer (7 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJochen FahrFahr Away10A: Weissbier
2ndMarc LoszchukWeizenheimer Weizenbock10C: Weizenbock
3rdIvan KozoletovHefeweizen10A: Weissbier

Table 16: Belgian and French Ale (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stDaniel GervaisIl Etait Une Fois24A: Witbier
2ndBrendan Barnett
Co-Brewer: Jordan, Nick & Stu
Saisontoonie25B: Saison
3rdNik KozubSoaking Up Rain, Soaking Up Sun25B: Saison

Table 17: Sour Ale (17 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stShawn Glessing2013 Glessing Sour23D: Lambic
2ndBrandon HartStupid Sexy Flanders23B: Flanders Red Ale
3rdMichal FoniokFlanders, Ned 23B: Flanders Red Ale

Table 18: Belgian Strong Ale (16 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMarie-Annick ScottChevalerie De Fourquet26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2ndJeremy CowanThird Eye26C: Belgian Tripel
3rdChris NowlanDumb Joke25A: Belgian Blond Ale

Table 19: Strong Ale (20 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stDarrin SayersOdin17D: English Barleywine
2ndMarc Loszchuk2016 Fresh Barleywine22C: American Barleywine
3rdJim CampbellRolling Barrel Strong Ale22B: American Strong Ale

Table 20: Fruit Beer (12 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stGreg PatersonPBW29C: Speciality Fruit Beer
2ndGreg PatersonHeart Restarter29B: Fruit and Spice Beer
3rdAllan BuschKirsebaer Ol29A: Fruit Beer

Table 21: Spice/Herb/Vegetable Beer (20 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stDavid FreemanBlack Russian Lick-O-Rish Kiss30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
2ndGeoff KallweitDoctor Porter30C: Winter Seasonal Beer
3rdTravis MushanskiPumpkin Pie Ale30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Table 22: Smoke-Flavored and Wood-Aged Beer (15 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMarc LoszchukOaky Imperial Mrs. Stoutfire33A: Wood-Aged Beer
2ndRick AugustImperial Eisrauch32B: Specialty Smoked Beer
3rdDavid FreemanPeaty’s Wee Heavy32B: Specialty Smoked Beer

Table 23: Specialty Beer (21 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMichal FoniokLicked Her Heinie27A: Historical Beer
2ndTyrone Keep
Co-Brewer: Jason Toews
It’s Dark Inside33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
3rdGreg PatersonSour Chocolate Cherry Stout34C: Experimental Beer

Table 24: American Wild Ale (17 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMichal FoniokThis Beer Has Brettanomyces28A: Brett Beer
2ndAlvaro ReyesIch Bin Ein Nectarine Rye Berliner28C: Wild Specialty Beer
3rdJimmy BernierBrett Blonde 28A: Brett Beer

Table 25: Cider and Perry (10 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMarie-Annick ScottClever HansC2F: Specialty Cider/Perry
2ndDavid FreemanFull Orchard PressC1A: New World Cider
3rdEric ParkerApple-Raspberry CiderC2B: Cider with Other Fruit

Table 26: Mead (13 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stIvan KozoletovFall GoldM2C: Berry Mead
2ndIvan KozoletovCupid’s RevengeM2D: Stone Fruit Mead
3rdNeil BamfordBamnation PymentM2B: Pyment