Posted May 11, 2017

Results out for 2017 US Open College Beer Championship

Oxford, OH – Student brewers from Niagara College Teaching Brewery earned silver and bronze medals at the second annual US Open College Beer Championship.

This year, 14 Colleges and Universities from the United States and Canada competed in five categories including Belgian, Bavarian, Stout, IPA, and Open.

Silver was awarded to Christmas in July Wheatwine brewed by Joe Gilberto. Bronze went to Alternative Facts IPA made by Catherine St John.

Full results:

Top 3 Brewing Schools in North America
1. Kalamazoo Valley Community College – Michigan
2. Kwantlen Polytechnic University – British Columbia, Canada
3. Central Michigan University – Michigan

Gold – KPU Witbier – Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Silver – #317 Saison – Auburn University
Silver – Sweet Caroline Saison – Cincinnati State Tech & Comm College
Bronze – Spartan White Ale – Michigan State University

Gold – Schoolcraft Pilsner – Schoolcraft College Brewing and Distillation
Silver – KPU Helles Lager – Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Bronze – Babb’s Tradition Weizen – Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Bronze – Never Been Dunkel – Central Michigan University

Gold – 9009 Stout – Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Silver – Stout – Colorado State University
Bronze – Sweet Eclipse Stout – Auburn University

Gold – Batch 100 IPA – Central Michigan University
Silver – Hazy McHazeface IPA – Colorado State University
Bronze – Shasta IPA – University of Houston
Bronze – Alternative Facts IPA – Niagara College Teaching Brewery

Gold – I-lambic Pentameter Lambic – Appalachian State University
Silver – Christmas in July Wheatwine – Niagara College Teaching Brewery
Bronze – Falcon’s Puddin’ Strong Ale – Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Bronze – UH Coffee Porter – University of Houston


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