Montana Brewers Association

2016 Fall Rendezvous Winners

Posted On September 27, 2016

300x300-mba_missoulaThe 2016 MT Brewers Fall Rendezvous featured more than 170 Montana-made beers from across the state. Missoula’s local homebrewing club, the Zoo City Zmurgists, judged the beers using the BJCP style guidelines in a blind-judging format.

Best of Show: Ten Mile Creek – Queen City  Pale Ale
Best of Festival: Ten Mile Creek – Surefire Saison

Here are the winning beers from this fabulous showcase of Montana beer:

Amber: Cabinet Mountain Brewing – Ross Creek
Festbier: Great Northern Brewing Company – Oktoberfest
Fruit Specialty: Mighty Mo Brewing Company – Coconut Brown
IPA: Bonsai Brewing Project – Session IPA
IIPA: Tamarack Brewing – Headwall
Irish/Scottish: Triple Dog Brewing Co. – Aberdeen
Lager: Great Northern Brewing Company – Helles
Pale Ale: Ten Mile Creek – Queen City
Porter: Beaverhead Brewing Co. – Pioneer Porter
Saison: Ten Mile Creek – Surefire Saison
Sour: Bozeman Brewing Co. – Andsoit Gose
Stout: Bandit Brewing Co. – Bliss Stout
Wheat: Wildwood Brewing– White Bark
Wood Aged: Lewis and Clark Brewing – Weizenbock

Congratulations to the winning breweries and thank you to all the breweries that helped make this Rendezvous such a success!

Note: Best of Show was chosen by a five-judge panel from among the highest scoring beers. Best of Festival was chosen as the highest scoring beer among those first released for the festival during the preliminary judging rounds.

Montana Brewers Association

Montana Brewers Association

P.O. Box 763

Helena, MT 59624

406-948-BREW (2739)