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QUADRUPLE: FIRESTONE WALKER EARNS TOP HONORS AT GABF FOR 4th TIME
Paso Robles, CA—Brewmaster Matt Brynildson and his brewing team at Firestone Walker Brewing Company continue to spin gold, earning “Mid-Size Brewing Company and Mid-Size Brewer of The Year” honors once again at the 2015 Great American Beer Festival® held this weekend in Denver, Colorado.
This is the fourth time in less than 10 years that Firestone Walker has earned this distinction at the Great American Beer Festival®, now matching the brewery’s record as a four-time recipient of the Champion Mid-Size Brewing Company award at the World Beer Cup®. Firestone Walker has also earned top honors at the past three European Beer Star competitions.
At the 2015 Great American Beer Festival®, the brewery’s Pivo Pils and DBA each earned gold medals in their respective categories for the third time, including three in a row for Pivo since its inception in 2013. Hammersmith IPA earned a bronze medal. Feral One and Sour Opal from Firestone Walker’s Barrelworks also earned silver and bronze medals, respectively.