Cincinnati’s Brink Brewing Co. had an especially good showing. When the medals were doled out, Brink was the recipient of gold and silver medals for their beers, while also being named the top Very Small Brewing Company and Very Small Brewing Company Brewer of the Year by the festival. Hundreds of breweries from all over the country compete in the annual event.
Cincinnati’s MadTree Brewing also took home a gold medal. MadTree’s Happy Amber was declared the best in the Extra Special Bitter category.