2016 Competition Results
The 3rd Annual Mash Heads BJCP competition happened on October 1st 2016 and was a great success!
We had 27 entries in two BJCP 2015 Categories: 21A - American IPA (15 entries) & 21B - Specialty IPA (12 entries). For the purposes of categorization there were 2 White IPAs, 2 Rye IPAs, 2 Red IPAs, 2 Black IPAs, 2 Belgian IPAs, 1 American Wheat IPA and 1 Specialty (English IPA/Porter Cross).
21A had 2 judging panels comprised of Mike Habrat, Bill Crabb, Jim Ruane, Dean Bautz and Jesse Stricker. They judged 15 entries and advanced 6 beers to their mini BOS, judged by Mike Habrat, Bill Crabb and Jesse Stricker.
21B had 2 judging panels comprised of Travis Hammond, Gavin Harper, Doug Brown and Michael Gaggioli. They judged 12 entries and advanced 5 beers to their mini BOS, judged by Travis Hammond, Doug Brown and Gavin Harper.
21A American IPA Results:
1st Place - Tricia & Jamie Gallant
2nd Place - Doug Brown
3rd Place - Morris Nuspl
21B Specialty IPA Results:
1st Place - Tricia & Jamie Gallant (Black IPA)
2nd Place - Fred Brophy (Belgian IPA)
3rd Place - Greg Wunsch (White IPA)
From the 21A and 21B mini BOS, the 2 gold medal beers advanced to the BOS. BOS was judged by Travis Hammond (Master), Mike Habrat (Master), and Jesse Stricker (National).
Best of Show was awarded to 21A American IPA.
Winners will receive their medals at the Mash Heads October meeting, 7:00PM October 12th, at White Labs. Those who cannot attend will receive their medals by mail.
All entrants will receive their scoresheets via email.
Thanks again to all who entered, judged and volunteered their time to make this event run smoothly! We're looking forward to our 2017 competition!