Thanks to all who participated in the If It Ain't Beer Enter It Here.

There were 44 entries judged and 20 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show – Mead

PlaceBrewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stBilly BeltzObligatory Strawberry MeadM2C: Berry MeadQUAFF

Winning Entries

Table 1: C1 Ciders (8 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stSandy BanburyCiderC1A: New World Cider
2ndAlex VanHorne
Co-Brewer: Erika Raye Jake Collins
New World CiderC1A: New World Cider
3rdAlex VanHorne
Co-Brewer: Erika Raye Jake Collins
English CiderC1B: English Cider

Table 2: C2 Ciders (12 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMichael HawkinsWood I Make You Blush?C2F: Specialty Cider/Perry
2ndMichael HawkinsI Realy Like Your Peaches Gonna Burn Your TreeC2F: Specialty Cider/Perry
3rdSean ThompsonAperplopC2B: Cider with Other Fruit

Table 3: M1 Meads (3 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stRobert ClinganMark’s Magical Mystical MeadM1B: Semi-Sweet Mead
2ndVince ObarskiEast CoasterM1B: Semi-Sweet Mead
3rdSteve ScrapeSteve’s MeadM1B: Semi-Sweet Mead

Table 4: M2 Meads (11 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stBilly BeltzObligatory Strawberry MeadM2C: Berry Mead
2ndVince ObarskiDry Apple PieM2A: Cyser
3rdDave CarrPassionfruit Session MeadM2E: Melomel

Table 5: M3 Meads (9 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stBilly BeltzSage LemograssM3B: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Mead
2ndSandy BanburyCinnamon Orange Mead M3A: Fruit and Spice Mead
3rdBilly BeltzRoot Of DarknessM3B: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Mead

Table 6: M4 Meads (1 entry)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stVince ObarskiMother PuckerM4C: Experimental Mead