2017 Competitions

Winners of the 2017 Aurora Brewing Challenge are at the bottom of this page. A huge thanks to all sponsors and judges. We had 307 fantastic entries.

Cowtown Yeast Wranglers Roundup

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Lethbridge Werthogs Wert Contest

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Ales Open

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Vanbrewers Brew Competition

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Mountain View Home Brew Open

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Edmonton Homebrewers Aurora Brewing Challenge

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Because Beer Craft Beer Festival

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National Capital Home Brew Competition

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Members of Barleyment and Beau's Oktoberfest

Registration: Opens August 2nd

Winnipeg Brew Bombers Pro-Am Challenge

Registration: Opens September 1st

GTA Brew Slam

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Saskatoon Head Hunters

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Aurora Brewing Challenge

Winners of the 26th annual Aurora Brewing Challenge

Best of Show

Marie-Annick Scott - Edmonton Hombrewers Guild - Fimbulvetr

Marie-Annick Scott - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Jubilee

Alvaro Reyes - VanBrewers - Roll Out the Barrel


Light Lager

Cory Day -VanBrewers - Festivus Prime

Jon Mains - GTA Brews - Mains Light

Clayton Hoy - GTA Brews - Festivus for the Rest of Us


Pilsner

Alvaro Reyes - VanBrewers - Roll Out the Barrel

Cory Day - VanBrewers -Czech Please

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Hellcat


European Amber Lager

Cory Day - VanBrewers - March Madness

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Vienna Lager of Justice

Jonah Hurtig - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Vienna Lager


Dark Lager

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Monkey's Dunkel

Alex Cochran - Balls to the Wall, Man

Greg Zeniuk - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Uncle Schwarz


Bock

Marie-Annick Scott - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Fimbulvetr

Marie-Annick Scott - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - chmod 777

Eric Cousineau - GTA Brews - Goat Juice-inator


Light Hybrid Beer

Alex Cochran Marmalade Skies

Darrin Sayers - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Clearwater Cream Ale

Hugh Roth - Niel's Wheats cha up to?


Amber Hybrid Beer

Travice Mushanski - ALES - Sensualy Steamy Common Ale

Aaron Potvin - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - White Hat Common

Anthony Iacono -MontreAlers - Common Sense Steam Beer


English Pale Ale

Eric Parker - VanBrewers - Burwood Mantle

Dustin Banks - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - No Short Measure

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Proud Wally


Scottish and Irish Ale

Tim Tufts - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Kilt Lifter Wee Heavy

Anthony Iacoco - MontreAlers -Fred's Rocket Red Ale

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Red Riot


American Pale Ale

Thomas O'Niel - London Homebrewers Guild - Shatter

Alex Cochran - The Devil's Load

Greg Zeniuk - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Pepper Polley


Other American Ale

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Prestige Worldwide

Dustin Banks Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Short Supply

Greg Zeniuk - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Roun Brown


English Brown Ale

Travice Mushanski - ALES = Momas Malicious Mild

Haydon Dewes - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Oliver's Own

Alex Cochran - Dark Mild Mk8


Porter

Alex Cochran - English Porter Mk2

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Coal Stoker

Dan Bronson - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Porter Service Only


Stout

Paul Heslop - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Top Billin

Greg Zeniuk - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Milky

Alex Cochran - The Darkness


Strong Stout

Paul Heslop - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Bring Out the Gimp

Mark Whitehead - Lethbridge Werthogs - Bull Trout Stout 2017

Alvaro Reyes - VanBrewers - Notes from Underground


American IPA

Mike Vandervoort - GTA Brews - Dagmar IPA

Aaron Potvin - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Sneak a Peek

Dan Bronson -Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - A Hopular Pop Made With Popular Hops


India Pale Ale

Andrew Turba - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Last Minute ISA

Paul Heslop - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Dump Step

Dan Bronson- - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - A Hopular Pop Made With Popular Hops


German Wheat and Rye Beer

Haydon Dewes - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Aventinish

Christopher Young - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Dragon Weiss

Greg Zeniuk - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Ice Dam Dunkel


Belgian and French Ale

Bill Riley - VanBrewers - La Picardienne

Cory Winters - Winter's Wit 2

Darrin Sayers - Cowtown Yeast Wrangers - Sunset Sit


Sour Ale

Greg Zeniuk - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Cherry Dream

Marie-Annick Scott - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Stupid Sexy Flanders Red Ale

Greg Zeniuk - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Berns


Belgian Strong Ale

Luigi Isernia - LNI Blue Cap Belgian

Nik Kozub - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Hooded Fang

Bryan Davis - Lethbridge Werthogs - Rub-a-dubbel


Strong Ale

Marie-Annick Scott - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Jubilee

Paul Heslop - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Jolly Good Show

Bryan Davis - Lethbridge Werthogs - Ye Olde Yeadsplitter


Fruit Beer

Marie-Annick Scott - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild - Dashboard Jesus

Jeremy Cowan - RIM Job

Greg Zeniuk - Edmonton Homebrewers Guild -Apri man


Spice/Herb/Vegetabl Beer

Ryan Pauls - Juvenile Osteoporosis Coffee Milk Stout

Brendan Bohaychuk - Pantoufle de Verre

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Rich and Compelling


Smoke-Flavoured and Wood-Aged Beer

Jonas Hurtig - Cowtown Yeast Wrangers - Wee Heavy

Brendan Bohaychuck - Smoking Gun

Michael Baker - Fire Roch


Specialty Beer

Brendan Bohaychuk - The ANGRY Inch

Cory Day - VanBrewers - Galactic Overlord

Darrin Sayers - Cowtown Yeast Wranglers - Sunshine Rain