NC represents in the Beer Army Beer Wars!

Over the third week of January, the NC Homebrewers Alliance along with the Bravo Alpha Foundation hosted the annual Beer Army Beer Wars, a beer competition that raises money for great causes and organizations in the community. The NC Craft Brewers Guild is a fortunate recipient of some of those funds & we wanted to shout out the awesome breweries here in NC that took home medals from this competition. 

Check out the list below and see if any of your local favorites made the cut!

1A: American Light Lager
Silver: Noda Brewing Company - Layover Lager

1C: Cream Ale
Bronze: Makai Brewing Company - Island Falls Cream Ale

1D: American Wheat Beer
Gold: Pig Pounder Brewery - Curly Tail Ale
Silver: Bombshell Beer Company - Hipster Handshake Wheat

2B: International Amber Lager
Gold: Pitt Street Brewing Company - Cat Scratch Fever

3A: Czech Pale Lager
Silver: The Dreamchaser's Brewery - Dcb Pils

3B: Czech Premium Pale Lager
Gold: Foothills Brewing - Torch Pilsner

5B: Kolsch
Silver: Carolina Brewery - Sky Blue Kolsch

6B: Rauchbier
Gold: Bhramari Brewing Company

8A: Munich Dunkel
Bronze: Mother Earth Brewing - Dark Cloud Dunkel

8B: Schwarzbier
Bronze: Raleigh Brewing Company - The Royal

9A: Doppelbock
Bronze: The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery - The Duck-Rabbit Doppelbock

9C: Baltic Porter
Gold: The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery - The Duck-Rabbit Baltic Porter

10A: Weissbier
Silver: Waterline Brewing Co. - Hefeweizen
Bronze: Clouds Brewing - El Hefe

10B: Dunkels Weissbier
Bronze: Clouds Brewing - Drunk Uncle

11B: Best Bitter
Silver: Carolina Brewery - Copperline Amber Ale

11C: Strong Bitter
Gold: Town Brewing Company - Emotional Support Badger
Bronze: Twin Leaf Brewery - Uproot Esb

12A: English Golden Ale
Gold: Foothills Brewing - Thousand Smiles Golden Ale

13B: English Brown Ale
Gold: Pig Pounder Brewery - Boar Brown

13C: English Porter
Silver: Pitt Street Brewing Company - Plott's Porter

15B: Irish Stout
Silver: Wrightsville Beach Brewery - Oysterman Stout
Bronze: Pitt Street Brewing Company - Dapple Dog

16A: Sweet Stout
Bronze: Brutopia Brewing Company - Shuck Yeah Oyster Stout

16B: Oatmeal STout
Bronze: Blue Mountain Pizza & Brew Pub - Feedback Oatmeal Stout

17B: Old Ale
Bronze: Pilot Brewing Company - Pilot Brewing Old Ale

17C: Wee Heavy
Silver: The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery - The Duck-Rabbit Wee Heavy Scotch Style Ale

18B: American Pale Ale
Gold: Lenny Boy Brewing - Dat Pale

19C: American Brown Ale
Silver: Pilot Brewing Company - Pilot Brown Ale

20A: American Porter
Silver: Noda Brewing Company - Coco Loco

20C: Imperial Stout
Silver: Raleigh Brewing Company - The Toll

21B2: Black IPA
Bronze: Foothills Brewing - Frostbite IPA

21B4: Red IPA
Silver: Blue Mountain Pizza and Brew Pub - Firewheel

21B5: Rye IPA
Silver: Tarboro Brewing Company - First Ryed IPA

21B6: White IPA
Silver: Four Saints Brewing Company - Sneeuw

22A: Double IPA
Gold: The Unknown Brewing Company - Vehopciraptor

22C: American Barleywine
Silver: The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery - The Duck-Rabbit Barleywine

23B: Flanders Red Ale
Bronze: Twin Leaf Brewery - Beauty in the Cracks

25A: Belgian Blond Ale 
Gold: Blue Mountain Pizza and Brew Pub - Daydream Blonde

25B: Saison
Silver: Blue Mountain Pizza and Brew Pub - It Must Have Been The Roselle

25C: Belgian Golden Strong Ale
Gold: Raleigh Brewing Company - Hell Yes Ma'am

26B: Belgian Dubbel
Silver: Four Saints Brewing Company - Genesis
Bronze: Tarboro Brewing Company - Downtown Abbaye

26C: Belgian Tripel
Gold: Brutopia Brewing Company - Brutopia Belgian Style Tripel
Bronze: Four Saints Brewing Company - T.B.A.

27A1: Historical Beer - Gose
Gold: The Unknown Brewing Company - Bright Ass Tank Top
Silver: Pitt Street Brewing Company - Don't Gose Chasin' Waterfalls
Bronze: D9 Brewing Company - Brewer's Day Off

28A: Brett Beer
Silver: Four Saints Brewing Company - Farmhouse Saison

28B: Mixed Fermentation Sout Beer
Gold: Noda Brewing Comapny - Boba Brett

28C: Wild Specialty Beer
Gold: Bhramari Brewing Company - Pain & Patience
Silver: Twin Lead Brewery - Enter the Wild

29A: Fruit Beer
Gold: Mountain Layer Brewing Company - Chocolate Cherry Porter

30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
Bronze: Twin Leaf Brewery - Rosemary IPA

30C: Winter Seasonal Beer
Silver: Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Company - Duck In A Box

32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer
Bronze: Pilot Brewing Company - Pilot Smoke Down

32B: Specialty Smoked Beer
Brozne: Twin Leaf Brewery - Peachy Arsonist

33A: Wood-Aged Beer
Bronze: Noda Brewing Company - Foeder Aged Belgian Tripel

34C: Experimental Beer
Silver: Bhramari Brewing Company - Molly's Lip Black Gose

35A: Session IPA
Bronze: The Unknown Brewing Company - Scratch N' Sniff

If you're missing the warmer weather, slide right up to the bar and order one of those award-winning goses or wheats. Hopefully they'll tide you over until the next heat wave.

Congratulations to all the winners and thanks for all the work y'all do, Bravo Alpha Foundation.