8 Arizona breweries medal at the Great American Beer Festival

Posted at 9:04 AM, Oct 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-07 12:04:38-04

Eight Arizona breweries earned medals at the Great American Beer Festival over the weekend, coming through in a variety of categories.

The festival, held in Denver, judges craft brewers and others in a taste contest covering 107 beer styles.

It awards three classes of medals — gold, silver and bronze — depending on how judges rate the beer.

Two Arizona beers took home gold medals, denoting what organizers deem to be world-class beers.

Read more from the Phoenix Business Journal.