Oct 28, 2015
Ubu Ale wins Silver at 2015 Great International Beer & Cider Competition
We are proud to announce that our Ubu Ale was recently awarded a Silver Medal at the 2015 Great International Beer & Cider Competition. Ubu was entered into the Brown Porter category and was only bested by Black Butte Porter from Deschutes Brewery in Bend, Oregon, a multiple GABF medal winner.
From their press release:
The 19th Annual Great International Beer & Cider Competition was held on Friday, October 23, 2015, in Providence, Rhode Island, one day before the 22nd Annual Great International Beer Festival. Festivals of America produced both events. New England beer newspaperYankee Brew News was the media sponsor of the competition.
Six hundred eighty (680) beers and ciders from breweries and cideries across the U.S. and from around the world entered the competition. One hundred-twenty (120) professional brewers, beer industry professionals (retail and distribution) and beer journalists acted as judges in a blind tasting format. First, second and third place awards were presented in 59 categories of ales, lagers and ciders. The judges knew only the style and subcategory of each beer and cider.
PORTER - 8A - BROWN
1 - Black Butte Porter - Deschutes Brewery - Bend, OR
2 - UBU Ale - Lake Placid Brewing - Lake Placid, NY
3 - MV Porter - Bad Martha Farmer’s Brewery, Edgartown, MA