Tag Archives: Great American Beer Festival

Congratulations to all GABF Winners and Participants

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We would like to congratulate all the GABF winners and participants of the 2017 Great American Beer Festival (GABF) competition. The Brewers Association awarded 293 medals to some of the best craft breweries in the United States, plus three GABF Pro-Am medals … [More]

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Behind the Scenes at GABF

Every fall one of the “greatest” beer festivals is, of course, the Great American Beer Festival (GABF).  This is one of my favorite events I attend and have had the honor of being a … [More]

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What has 60,000 heads, 3,800 beers served by 750 breweries and lives in Denver?

The Great American Beer Festival® of course!  September 22 – 26 I had the honor and pleasure of attending (my 21st) and judging (15th yr) at the GABF. Every year it never ceases to amaze me – not only the incredible growth of this event, but the diversity of beer styles, festival attendees … [More]

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This ain’t Kansas anymore…It’s Kansas AND Nebraska!

Recently I had the pleasure of visiting Kansas and Nebraska which included visits with the fine folks at Tallgrass Brewing Co., Zipline Brewing Co. and Nebraska Brewing Co. Among… [More]

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One of the original beer geeks?

The dapper gentleman in the picture above is Captain Frederick Pabst who, as the son-in-law of the owner, bought into the Phillip Best Brewing Company which had opened in Milwaukee in 1844–by 1874 they were the nations largest brewer.  One… [More]

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