It is with great excitement and honour that The Exchange Brewery was awarded three medals at the 2018 US Open Beer Championship.
SILVER: Hefeweizen (German Hefeweizen Category)
ABV 5.7% | IBU 14 | SRM 4 – Weizen for wheat; Hefe for yeast. Fermented with German-born ale yeast known for its pronounced flavours of cloves and banana. Embrace the season with the perfect summer beer. Available in 330ml cans at The Exchange Brewery Bottle Shop.
SILVER: Gluten-Free Saison (Gluten-free Beer Catgory)
ABV 5.8% | IBU 19 | SRM 8 – This gluten-free Saison is brewed with one of our favourite pseudocereals, Buckwheat. Don’t worry – Buckwheat contains no gluten. Its nutty and earthy flavours blend with sweet sorghum, dark Belgian candi sugar and herbal hops for balance of sweetness while maintaining a refreshing finish Available in 750ml bottles at The Exchange Brewery Bottle Shop and on the Online store.
BRONZE: Foreign Exchange Stout (Foreign Stout Category)
ABV 7.5% | IBU 52 | SRM >30 – Big and complex maltiness with hints of molasses backed with hefty bitterness and light fruit notes from UK Pilgrim hops. Available in 750ml bottles at The Exchange Brewery Bottle Shop and on the Online Store.
About the 2018 US Open Beer Championship: Breweries from South Carolina to South Korea sent in more than 6,300 beers representing more than 110 different styles. The competition is the only one to include beers from professional breweries and award-winning home-brewers, with judges from England, Canada and the US.
See the complete list of winners here.