Winners - Queensland Amateur Brewing Championship

Style 1: Low Alcohol (23 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stSam MiddlerSmonked Beyond SmonkedPiwo Grodziskie; Historical Beer [BJCP 27]GoldCLUB
2ndBenedict RothSession LightAmerican Light Lager [BJCP 1A]GoldCLUB
3rdNick HoltLager, I Hardly Knew Her!Czech Pale Lager [BJCP 3A]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)

Style 2: Pale Lager (45 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMichael RedemskiBig Micks Mexican LagerInternational Pale Lager [BJCP 2A] 
2ndTony Van Der LindenBo Ho Ho PilsCzech Premium Pale Lager (Boh. Pils) [BJCP 3B]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)
3rdEarle DouglasMunich HellesMunich Helles [BJCP 4A]Toowoomba Society Of Beer Appreciation (TooSOBA)

Style 3: Amber and Dark Lager (36 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJames MorrisonCzech-IshInternational Dark Lager [BJCP 2C]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)
2ndLeon SteffensDunkelMunich Dunkel [BJCP 8A]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)
3rdTodd HarfordAlways The BridesmaidCzech Dark Lager [BJCP 3D]Ipswich Brewers Union (IBU)

Style 4: Pale Ale (34 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMartin RudgeExit Stage LefftBelgian Blond Ale [BJCP 25A]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)
2ndEarle DouglasCream AleCream Ale [BJCP 1C]Toowoomba Society Of Beer Appreciation (TooSOBA)
3rdAndrew FoleyHail To The New WorldNew Zealand Pilsner [BJCP X5]Central Queensland Craft Brewers (CQCB)

Style 5: American Pale Ale (24 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMichael RedemskiBig Micks Pale AleAmerican Pale Ale [BJCP 18B] 
2ndCraig DanielsPale AleAmerican Pale Ale [BJCP 18B] 
3rdSimon CalcinaiThe Caramel Thumb American Pale Ale [BJCP 18B]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)

Style 6: IPA (35 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBrett ThomasTos IPAAmerican IPA [BJCP 21A]GoldCLUB
2ndSteven GowerGrapefruit Days American IPA [BJCP 21A]Tuns of Anarchy
3rdJosh KeenModern Take - American West Coast IPAAmerican IPA [BJCP 21A]Tuns of Anarchy

Style 7: Specialty IPA (43 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stAndrew FoleyWhen Darkness FallsBlack IPA, Specialty IPA [BJCP 21B]Central Queensland Craft Brewers (CQCB)
2ndMatthew HarrisThe BillyHazy IPA [BJCP 21C] 
3rdGreg DonohueWhite IPAWhite IPA, Specialty IPA [BJCP 21B]GoldCLUB

Style 8: Amber Ale (23 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stRob McDonaldAlt-Ctrl-DeleteAltbier [BJCP 7B]GoldCLUB
2ndPerry BurtSpaltaltAltbier [BJCP 7B]Tuns of Anarchy
3rdAndy ColesOf All The Bitters, I'm The BestBest Bitter [BJCP 11B]Pine Rivers Underground Brewing Society (PUBS)

Style 9: Brown Ale (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stAaron TerryEnglish Nut BrownBritish Brown Ale [BJCP 13B]Ipswich Brewers Union (IBU)
2ndRyan KeightleyFiddle De Dee Potatoes Irish Red Ale [BJCP 15A]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)
3rdSteven GowerStrained Tatties 2 Scottish Export [BJCP 14C]Tuns of Anarchy

Style 10: Porter (23 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJimi WallDominatorBaltic Porter [BJCP 9C]Tuns of Anarchy
2ndAlex FrangoulisSoap DodgerEnglish Porter [BJCP 13C]Tuns of Anarchy
3rdKieran KeyesBushland Beach Baltic PorterBaltic Porter [BJCP 9C]Righteous Brewers of Townsville (RBT)

Style 11: Stout (29 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stKieran KeyesHinchinbrook Mud Crab StoutSweet Stout [BJCP 16A]Righteous Brewers of Townsville (RBT)
2ndJeremy MacGregorHoppy Days Oatmeal Stout - Fancy VersionOatmeal Stout [BJCP 16B]Tuns of Anarchy
3rdBlind Boy BrewingChocky StoutIrish Stout [BJCP 15B] 

Style 12: Strong Stout (27 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stAlan AldridgeYou've Been Caffeinated Imperial StoutImperial Stout [BJCP 20C]Tuns of Anarchy
2ndAlex TaubertCaptain Thumb Meatus' Elongated MeatballsImperial Stout [BJCP 20C]Central Queensland Craft Brewers (CQCB)
3rdAlan AldridgeAl's Old StoutAmerican Stout [BJCP 20B]Tuns of Anarchy

Style 13: Wheat and Rye Beer (28 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stGreg OsborneBanana BombWeissbier [BJCP 10A]Tuns of Anarchy
2ndChris HaconBiers Wit FriendsWitbier [BJCP 24A]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)
3rdSteve ‘Hendo’ HendersonBrass Monkey DunkelweissDunkles Weissbier [BJCP 10B] 

Style 14: Belgian Ale (48 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stTony Van Der LindenEn GardeBière de Garde [BJCP 24C]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)
2ndAydan RogersBelgo Le TripelBelgian Tripel [BJCP 26C]Tuns of Anarchy
3rdMark DaviesSaisonSaison [BJCP 25B]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)

Style 15: Strong Ale and Lager (25 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stTony Van Der LindenRocket ScienceAmerican Strong Ale [BJCP 22B]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)
2ndDaniel O’DonnellHakeatorDoppelbock [BJCP 9A]Brisbane Brewers Club (BBC)
3rdGraham BlackZoalina's Scottish AleWee Heavy [BJCP 17C]Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers (BABBs)

Style 16: Sour and Wild Ale (43 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stDan PedlerJk Saison Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer [BJCP 28B]Tuns of Anarchy
2ndCary MacDonaldWho Gose There? Gose [BJCP 23G]GoldCLUB
3rdAlex FrangoulisPetit PugBrett Beer [BJCP 28A]Tuns of Anarchy

Style 17: Fruit and Spice Beer (30 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stDan SvantessonDominium Chocolate Baltici Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer [BJCP 30A] 
2ndJohn BennettStill WorkingFruit Beer [BJCP 29A]Toowoomba Society Of Beer Appreciation (TooSOBA)
3rdCary MacDonaldPreserved Lemon GoseFruit Beer [BJCP 29A]GoldCLUB

Style 18: Specialty Beer (25 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stSam MiddlerCaptain Thumb Meatus Experiences An Existential CrisisSpecialty Wood-Aged Beer [BJCP 33B]GoldCLUB
2ndCraig DicksonBourbon Barrel Aged American Barley WineSpecialty Wood-Aged Beer [BJCP 33B]Ipswich Brewers Union (IBU)
3rdDan PedlerChasing Faries 2.0Experimental Beer [BJCP 34C]Tuns of Anarchy

Style 19: Mead (17 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMurray A BrabrookChoc DelightSpice, Herb, or Vegetable Mead [BJCP M3B] 
2ndBrad GrieveDragon Fruit MelomelMelomel [BJCP M2E]Brisbane Brewers Club (BBC)
3rdChris HowellBochetSweet Mead [BJCP M1C]Pine Rivers Underground Brewing Society (PUBS)

Style 20: Cider and Perry (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBrad GrieveApple & Rhubarb CiderCider with Other Fruit [BJCP C2B]Brisbane Brewers Club (BBC)
2ndSam MiddlerThanks For Your FeedbackNew World Cider [BJCP C1A]GoldCLUB
3rdDuncan LindleyStinky PinkyNew World Cider [BJCP C1A]Brisbane Brewers Club (BBC)