2018 U.S. Open Beer Championship

Leon Farmer & Company is pleased to announce that several of our distribution partners were awarded medals for their beer submissions in the 2018 U.S. Beer Open! Congratulations and cheers.

Oxford, OH (July 9, 2018) – Breweries from South Carolina to South Korea sent in more than 6,300 beers representing more than 110 different styles for the 2018 U.S. Open Beer Championship. The competition is the only one to include beers from professional breweries and award-winning home-brewers, with judges from England, Canada and the United States. #

Blue Point Brewing

  • Gold – Toasted Lager, American Amber/California Common

Cherry Street Brewing

  • Bronze – O.A.S.I.S., American Imperial Stout Nontraditional (brewed with coffee, maple, chocolate, et.c)
  • Silver – Coconut Porter, Coconut Beer
  • Silver – Cortez the Killer, Chili Beer
  • Silver – 12.12.12, Wood/Barrel-aged Barleywine

Dry County Brewing

  • Bronze – Lechuza, International-style Pilsner

Jekyll Brewing

  • Bronze – Hop Shan Diggity, Out of Bounds Pale Ale

Lonerider Brewing

  • Gold – Cowboy in Black, American-style Black Ale
  • Silver – Goldie’s Big Bock, Doppel/Strong Bock

Monday Night Brewing

  • Gold – Mischief Managed, Wood/Barrel-aged Fruit Sour

Red Hare Brewing

  • Gold – Ain’t That a Peach, Berliner-style Weisse
  • Gold – SPF 50/50, Out of Bounds Pale Ale
  • Bronze – Root Beer, Root Beer

Yuengling Brewery

  • Bronze – Golden Pils, American Lager/Pilsener

The complete winner’s list can be found at U.S. Open Beer List. Congratulations and cheers to each of our brewing partners! We’re proud to offer beers from these award-winning breweries to our customers in Athens and Northeast Georgia.