Olympia, Wa-October 17. Fish Brewing Co is pleased to announce Leavenworth Biers won World’s Best Dark Wheat Beer (Dunkelweizen) at the 2017 World Beer Awards. The World Beer Awards is a global awards contest that selects the very best in all the internationally recognized styles, and helps to promote the world’s best beers to consumers and trade across the globe. In addition to The World’s Best Dark Wheat Beer, Fish brewing Co also took home the award for Best of the United States Stout and Porter for Fish Tale Ales-Mudshark Porter. Fish Tale Ales also grabbed a bronze in the IPA Pale category for the Hodgson’s Bitter End IPA. The special brews of the Reel Ales reached the Gold for Belgian Style Strong with its Belgian Quad.
With over 1,000 beers from more than 30 countries entered into this year’s competition to come out on top is quite an achievement and honor. Judges blind tasted and scored the entries over four rounds of judging. The final two rounds were held in London, where 50 international brewers, industry experts and journalists tasted and voted on the World’s Best Beers. In 2015 The judges named Fish Tale Ales – Beyond the Pale – as the USA Winner, Americas Winner, the World’s Best Style Winner, the World’s Best Pale and ultimately the World’s Best Beer.