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Illinois Wins @ FoBAB 2015

FoBAB 2015 wrapped up last night and several Illinois Beers came away with awards. For all results visit FOBAB.com.

The overall Best of Show Winner was Dosvidanya Russian Imperial Stout from Destihl. My favorite brewery, Spiteful, won first place in the Barleywine category. Half Acre (Gin Pony) and Metropolitan (Wooden Dynamo) came in one and two in the Classic Beer Style category. In the Strong Porter/Stout category, Deth’s Tar from Revolution finished 3rd with Destihl taking first.

In the Specialty Strong Porter/Stout category 3 Illinois breweries finished in the top 3, Spiteful (Malevolence Chocolate Caliente), Brickstone (Barrel Aged Dark Secret w/Raspberries), & Lagunitas (The Picante Perro).

An exciting new brewery out of Plainfield, Werk Force, won 3rd place in the Fruit Beer category with Water on Mars.

In the expiremental beer category Naperville’s Solemn Oath won 3rd place for Limousine of the Damned.

The recent Penrose & 18th Street collab, Wild 18, won first place in the Wild Beer/Brett category and Off Color’s collab with Central State, Whiskers, came in 2nd in the Wild (Acidic) Sours category.

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