San Diego breweries took home 15 medals at the festival in Denver, the nation’s largest professional brewing competition. SAN DIEGO — This weekend is North Park Rouleur Brewing’s one year anniversary and their tasting room took home the gold for a Belgian style ale.
San Diego breweries won 15 medals at the Great American Beer Festival in Denver, Colorado, the nation’s largest professional brewing competition presented by the Brewer’s Association which included more than 9,900 entries.
Three breweries took home Gold Medals, including:
"Rouleur’ is a French word that translates to roller. In the cycling world, a ‘rouleur’ is a cyclist that is well rounded in all aspects of cycling," said Sean Hale, Tasting Room Manager at Rouleur Brewing Company.
"I’m stoked for our brewers. They work so hard. I just pour the beer," laughs Rouleur Brewing Company bartender, Preston Bewley.
"One of the reason this is an excellent beer is it’s a perfectly styled blonde ale. It’s sweeter with little bit of wheat with dry finish. It is a bit honey-like with notes of banana and clove," said Hale.
Just down the street, the North Park Beer Company won the 2022 Brewery of the Year honors for the 2001-5000 barrel breweries. They took home a San Diego best; four medals overall including one silver and two bronze which doesn’t come as a shock to customers."I would say this beer is one of the best I’ve ever had. It’s absolutely delicious," said Harold Macdonald."You know, I love the beers. They are really crisp and perfect […]