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Thanks to all who participated in the ASH Fall Classic.

There were 165 entries judged and 262 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stRoss StuartFestbier4B: FestbierArizona Society of Homebrewers

Winning Entries

Table 1: Pale American Ale or Lager (6 entries)

1stMarcus PinaNacho's Beer1B: American LagerArizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndJoel QuisenberryQb Us Hefe1D: American Wheat Beer
3rdShane SmithGot Anything Like Bud Light? 1B: American LagerArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 2: Pilsner (11 entries)

1stCheyne HarveyPraise The AtuaLSX5: New Zealand PilsnerArizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndJay BrantleyTree Fiddy5D: German PilsPC Mashers
3rdTom LeonardBohemian Pilsner3B: Czech Premimum Pale LagerArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 3: Pale European Lager (13 entries)

1stRoss StuartFestbier4B: FestbierArizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndWes NobleHelles Spezial 5C: German Helles Exportbier
3rdShane SmithPapa Rays Hooch 5B: KölschArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 4: Amber European Beer (11 entries)

1stWayne FellerWife Approved Octoberfest6A: MärzenArizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndBen GaylordLittle Monster7A: Vienna Lager
3rdDouglas MyersThank You Mr. Adams6A: Märzen
HMDavid SmolinskiSmo Oktoberfest6A: MärzenArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 5: Dark or Strong European Lager (8 entries)

1stDavid FettyCzech Dark Lager3D: Czech Dark LagerBrixie's Brewers
2ndRon BarnesCelebrating Goat9A: Doppelbock Kansas City Bier Meisters
3rdDavid SmolinskiSchwartz Beer With You8B: SchwarzbierArizona Society of Homebrewers
HMTrevor TynerNot A Helles Bock6C: Dunkels BockArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 6: British or Irish Ale (12 entries)

1stCheyne HarveyHail, Arwald!11C: Strong BitterArizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndMarcus PinaCup O' Tea 27A4: London Brown AleArizona Society of Homebrewers
3rdStein EricssonHot Uk Summer11C: Strong BitterArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 7: Porter or Stout (12 entries)

1stTodd BeutelBack292516C: Tropical StoutArizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndMarcus PinaLucky Me Irish Stout15B: Irish StoutArizona Society of Homebrewers
3rdGregory KassSchwarzenhund16B: Oatmeal StoutTucson Homebrew Club
HMChristian ChandlerMolchat Doma Imperial Stout20C: Imperial StoutArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 8: IPA (11 entries)

1stRoss StuartHow Could You Know?22A: Double IPAArizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndBen GaylordTorn Asunder21A: American IPA
3rdCheyne Harvey98822A: Double IPAArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 9: Hazy IPA (8 entries)

1stChristian RoesslerJuicemaster21C: Hazy IPATucson Homebrew Club
2ndDon Hammer
Co-Brewer: Chad DeVille
Hipa21C: Hazy IPA
3rdDerek ClineFriday Night Concert21C: Hazy IPAArizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 10: Strong UK or American Ale (8 entries)

1stBernard JeneOlde Gleneagle #217D: English Barley WineHomeBrewTalk Brewers
2ndJerimiah ColeEnglish Barleywine17D: English Barley WineMesilla Valley Homebrew Club
3rdSyd BaileyI Cant Feel My Face22D: WheatwinePlacer Ultimate Brewing Society (PUBS)

Table 11: Pale or Amber American Ale (11 entries)

1stWes NobleWest Coast Pale 18B: American Pale Ale
2ndDavid FettyKentucky Common27A2: Kentucky CommonBrixie's Brewers
3rdChristian ChandlerCall Me Morbid, Call Me Pale Ale18B: American Pale AleArizona Society of Homebrewers
HMJustin WoodSunny Day Smash18B: American Pale AleO-Town Hop Heads

Table 12: Belgian or German Ale (8 entries)

1stDerek ClineExtraspection25A: Belgian Blond AleArizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndCraig GreenwoodSentimental24C: Bière de Garde Arizona Society of Homebrewers
3rdNathaniel AndersonBlc24A: Witbier
HMBernard JenePoppa's Trial26A: Belgian SingleHomeBrewTalk Brewers

Table 13: Saison or Strong Belgian Ale (11 entries)

1stDavid FettySaison 1225B: Saison Brixie's Brewers
2ndDerek Cline
Co-Brewer: Chris Bingham
Forgiveness of Sins26D: Belgian Dark Strong AleArizona Society of Homebrewers
3rdJacqueline Jacoby
Co-Brewer: Allen Martin
Out Of The Closet Grisette25B: Saison Arizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 14: Fruit Beer Without Spices (8 entries)

1stBen GaylordBear Snacks29A: Fruit Beer
2ndCheyne HarveyGoserita29A: Fruit Beer Arizona Society of Homebrewers
3rdAllen MartinOrange Pale Ale29A: Fruit Beer Arizona Society of Homebrewers
HMTrevor TynerSabino Pomegranate Sour23F: Fruit Lambic Arizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 15: Spice or Wood-Aged (12 entries)

1stDwight Wilson
Co-Brewer: Riley Wilson
Mini Me30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer O-Town Hop Heads
2ndJustin Wood
Co-Brewer: Dwight And Aaron
Black Beauty33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer O-Town Hop Heads
3rdCheyne HarveyOil Beef Hooked30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Arizona Society of Homebrewers

Table 16: Cider (5 entries)

1stClifton ShortMalus MaliciousC1A: New World Cider
2ndCheyne HarveySecond HarvestC2E: Cider with Herbs/Spices Arizona Society of Homebrewers
3rdClifton ShortPrickly PerryC2F: Specialty Cider/Perry

Table 17: Mead (10 entries)

1stAllen MartinSession TimeM3A: Fruit and Spice Mead Arizona Society of Homebrewers
2ndAllen MartinTradM1B: Semi-Sweet MeadArizona Society of Homebrewers
3rdBernard JeneWedding MeadM4C: Experimental Mead HomeBrewTalk Brewers