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Thanks to all who participated in the Beerfest 2022.

There were 174 entries judged and 178 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show winner(s) have not been posted yet. Please check back later.

Champion Brewer (62 Participating Brewers)

PlaceBrewer1st2nd3rdScoreClub
1stMatt Kossen2006.01
2ndMatt Standfield1003.01 Bayside Brewers
3rdJohn Sheehan1003.00 Bayside Brewers
James Hunter0113.00 Melbourne Brewers

Scores and tie-breakers have been applied in accordance with the scoring methodology. Numbers reflected are rounded to the hundredth place. Hover over or tap the question mark icon () for the actual calculated value.

Best Club (6 Participating Clubs)

PlaceClub1st2nd3rdScore
1stBayside Brewers31213.00
2ndMelbourne Brewers12310.00
3rdWestgate Brewers1105.00
4thMerri Mashers0011.00
Way Out West 0011.00

Scores and tie-breakers have been applied in accordance with the scoring methodology. Numbers reflected are rounded to the hundredth place. Hover over or tap the question mark icon () for the actual calculated value.

Winning Entries

Table 1: American Pale Ale (20 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyleClub
1stMatt KossenAmerican Pale Ale18B: American Pale Ale
2ndSharif SlametJust Another Pale Ale18B: American Pale Ale
3rdJames HunterAmerican Pale Ale18B: American Pale AleMelbourne Brewers

Table 2: Pale and Bitter Ale (31 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyleClub
1stMatt StandfieldRbc Kolsch5B: KolschBayside Brewers
2ndPeter McPhailEnglish Best Bitter11B: Best Bitter
3rdRichard LoynesCream Ale1C: Cream AleMelbourne Brewers

Table 3: Wheat & Rye Ale (24 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyleClub
1stJohn SheehanWeizenbock10C: Weizenbock Bayside Brewers
2ndJames HunterAmerican Wheat1D: American Wheat BeerMelbourne Brewers
3rdNicolas HellsternDonaukinder24A: WitbierMerri Mashers

Table 4: Brown Ale (18 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyleClub
1stDawn Van BruchemMerry Measure III19C: American Brown AleWestgate Brewers
2ndPaul VerbeekSticky Brown13B: English Brown Ale
3rdNathan DawesBritish Strong Ale17A: British Strong AleWay Out West

Table 5: Strong Ale and Lager (26 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyleClub
1stChristopher HolmesDuck Lord20C: Imperial StoutMelbourne Brewers
2ndMichael BowronDb19A: Doppelbock Westgate Brewers
3rdAngus RobertsonWee Heavy17C: Wee HeavyMelbourne Brewers

Table 6: Sour and Wild Ales (23 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyleClub
1stMatt KossenGolden Sour Beer28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer
2ndHayden HendersonApricot Funk23F: Fruit Lambic Melbourne Brewers
3rdJohn KovacsBrett Saison28A: Brett Beer Bayside Brewers

Table 7: Specialty Beer (32 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyleClub
1stCraig Ditcham92rf29A: Fruit Beer Bayside Brewers
2ndBraden Hammond
Co-Brewer: William Parker
Gum Tree Gose30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Bayside Brewers
3rdTroy PoulierRauchbier6B: RauchbierBayside Brewers