New Beer Competition Seeks to Recognize Top Hoppy Beers

New Beer Competition Seeks to Recognize Top Hoppy Beers

CHARLESTON, SC - June 28, 2019 - The World Lupulin Challenge is a new commercial beer competition that is seeking to recognize the best hoppy beers being brewed. The competition, in its inaugural year, will only accept entries in 6 hop-forward beer categories. Organizers have stated that they may add more categories in the future, but for now they will only be judging American Pale Ale, American IPA, American DIPA, Hazy or Juicy Pale Ale, Hazy or Juicy IPA and Hazy or Juicy DIPA. They will be using the Brewer’s Association style guidelines.

The top three beers in that exemplify the style in each category will be awarded a heavy duty gold, silver or bronze medal. Those beers will have the distinct privilege of being recognized as the best hoppy beers in the world.

Brewery account registration is currently open and the Challenge will start accepting entry submissions on June 28th, 2019. There are limited spots available to please make sure to sign up as soon as possible.

Entries will be due at the judging location in mid-October and winners will be announced on October 21, 2019.

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