Category Archives: World Cup

Irony is us. A look back at CBC & the World Beer Cup.

Pennsylvania breweries did themselves proud in the World Beer Cup judging at the Craft Brewers Conference in Philadelphia last week, especially those in the immediate region. As is almost always the case in these instances, it was Iron Hill Brewery … Continue reading

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Whoops! Missed one (apologies to the Fish folks)

From today’s edition of the Flying Fish email newsletter: HopFish Takes Bronze at World Beer Cup Our fastest growing style–HopFish–took bronze at last month’s World Beer Cup in Denver.  This comes just a few months after a silver for OktoberFish … Continue reading

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Local medal-winning beers at the 2014 World Cup [UPDATED]

UPDATED]Seven locally brewed entries were selected as among the best in the world in the World Beer Cup judging which was part of the just completed 2014 Craft Brewers Conference in Denver (the World Cup is a biennial competition): Iron … Continue reading

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Iron Hill goes nova at World Cup 2014.

 Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant locations won five medals at the 2014 World Cup in Denver last night, including three Golds and two Bronze, and Iron Hill Media was named Champion Brewery in the Small Brewpub Category. Other local winners … Continue reading

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Iron Hill Media takes Small Brewpub 2012 honors in San Diego.

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant in Media and head brewer Bob Barrar were named the World Beer Cup Champion Small Brewpub and Brewmaster at the 2012 World Beer Cup ceremonies which closed out the Craft Beer Conference in San Diego … Continue reading

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A very good cause.

This story at Brookston Beer Bulletin is terrible news which I missed last week because I’m way behind on visiting my favorite beer blogs. Many thanks to Ric Hoffman of Stewart’s Brewing for bringing this to my, and your, attention. … Continue reading

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I can’t help myself, it’s what I do.

Here’s what needs to be done. Take Bob Barrar’s three medals away from Delaware and moved them over to Pennsylvania where they belong and move PA up to a tie for 7th in the official World Beer Cup standings among … Continue reading

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Who brewed which World Cup medal winning beers for Iron Hill.

Bob Barrar, Media Gold – Raspberry Torte Gold  – Russian Imperial Stout Bronze – Lambic De Hill Justin Sproul, Newark Silver – Russian Imperial Stout Bronze – Dubbel Thanks to Chris LaPierre by way of Suzanne Woods, a team for … Continue reading

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Additional World Cup thoughts.

I’ve posted a second story at the Beer Yard site with more stats and info about the 2010 competition, which proved to be the largest ever held. And I have some thoughts on the local entries which garnered awards. Troegenator … Continue reading

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Here are your Delaware Valley World Beer Cup winners.

Well…not exactly here, but over at the the Beer Yard site, where they pay me to get the news and are really happy when I get it up online first.  Iron Hill was the big winner with five medals; Troegs, … Continue reading

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