Brewing and Drinking

Let's hear it for Canadian beer: Brewers take home 24 medals at U.S. Championship

Posted by Chad McDonald on

Canadian breweries had a strong showing at this year’s U.S. Open Beer Championship, winning a total of 24 medals with one Ontario brewery placing in the top 10. Breweries from around the world – including Australia, Belgium, Venezuela and Vietnam – submitted more than 6,000 beers in over 100 styles. Ontario brewers won 21 medals; while Quebec took home two and B.C. one. The big Canadian winner is Cameron’s Brewing of Oakville, Ont., which was named one of the Top 10 Breweries of 2017 and won medals in four other categories, including Bitter (Gold; One-Eyed Grouse) and American Lager/Pilsner (Silver; Captain’s Log Lager)....

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