Two local craft breweries, Walkerville Brewery and Kingsville Brewery, have earned bragging rights for winning medals from the 2020 Ontario Brewing Award held virtually this past Saturday (Nov. 14). Walkerville Brewery has won an impressive total 2 gold medals, Kingsville Brewery received a bronze medal, and nearby Chatham Kent based Sons of Kent Brewing Co won a bronze, gold and silver.
Awards received by Walkerville Brewery:
Gold: Geronimo IPA | English IPA Category
Gold: Kremlin Russian Imperial Stout | Imperial Stout Category
“We’re incredibly honored to win these awards! This truly reflects the hard work of our talented brewing team!” comments Mike Brkovich, co-owner of Walkerville Brewery. “We congratulate all of the other Ontario winners and proud to be among them as award winning breweries!”
Geronimo IPA is available at the brewery, as well as select local LCBO, Beer Store and Grocery store locations year-round. The Kremlin Russian Imperial Stout will make its seasonal return to Walkerville Brewery and local LCBO locations starting in December.
For more about Walkerville Brewery visit https://www.walkervillebrewery.com
Awards received by Kingsville Brewery:
Bronze: Hefeweizen | German Wheat Beer Category
For more about Kingsville Brewery visit https://kingsvillebrewery.ca
Awards received by Sons of Kent Brewing Co:
Gold: Scotch Ale | Strong British Ale Category
Silver: Juice Box | New England IPA Category
Bronze: Don’t Panic Oatmeal Stout | Dark British Beer Category
For more about Sons of Kent Brewing Co visit https://sonsofkent.com