Thanks to all who participated in the Son of Brewzilla.

There were 440 entries judged and 147 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stGreg IrvingSweet Baby Muffin16C: Tropical StoutSociety of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOB)
2ndGreg IrvingExecutive Recruiter21A: American IPASociety of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOB)
3rdNeal RepkoO.G. Original Gose: Peach28C: Wild Specialty BeerSociety of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOB)

Best of Show – Cider

PlaceBrewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stTodd DonnellyJust Your Average Every Day Drinking CiderC1A: New World CiderSociety of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOB)
2ndTodd DonnellyCherry CiderC2B: Cider with Other FruitSociety of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOB)

Best of Show – Mead

PlaceBrewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stMike Yingling
Co-Brewer: Brian Bostaph, Chucky 3
Meads #4M1C: Sweet MeadSociety of Akron Area Zymurgists (SAAZ)
2ndTodd DonnellyMixed Berry MelomelM2E: MelomelSociety of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOB)
3rdTodd DonnellyGinger And Key Lime Mead (Beach Time!)M3A: Fruit and Spice MeadSociety of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOB)

Cuyahoga Cup Standings

Club 1st 2nd 3rdBOS 1BOS 2BOS 3Points
Society of Northeast Ohio Brewers (SNOB)181515111117
Society of Akron Area Zymurgists (SAAZ)8101100055

Winning Entries

Table 1: Standard American Beer (13 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stGreg IrvingCream Abdul-Jabbar1C: Cream Ale
2ndJosh FraileySpartan’s Nyquil1B: American Lager
3rdMike OntolchikFoam1D: American Wheat Beer

Table 2: Czech & International Lager (10 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMike CozartOld Gregg35A: 27A: Historical: Pre-Prohibition Lager
2ndJosh FraileyGo Green!!2A: International Pale Lager
3rdJohn ColemanCzech Pils3B: Czech Premium Pale Lager
HMGary ZathBohunk Pilsner3B: Czech Premium Pale Lager

Table 3: Pale Malty European Lager (12 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stDerek CregerUggly Otter European Lager4C: Helles Bock
2ndRichard RomankoFestbier 4B: Festbier
3rdLarry Reuter
Co-Brewer: Donna
Hellian4A: Munich Helles

Table 4: Pale Bitter European Beer (13 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker
Gold Dust Pils5D: German Pils
2ndJim GressErste Kolsch5B: Kolsch
3rdMatt ShurtzKolsch5B: Kolsch

Table 5: Amber Malty European Lager (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stScott SchachingerOff Label Brewing Oktoberfest6A: Marzen
2ndJim GressGemutlichkeit Marzen6A: Marzen
3rdFr. Scott GoodfellowCardinal Rauschinger6B: Rauchbier
HMLarry Reuter
Co-Brewer: Donna
Rauch Me Baby!6B: Rauchbier

Table 6: Amber Bitter / Strong European Beer (11 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJody Grenert
Co-Brewer: Chris Hayes
The Czar’s Mistress9C: Baltic Porter
2ndAndrew Mitchell
Co-Brewer: Mike Ontolichik
CollaBRRRator9B: Eisbock
3rdShane MeyersVienna Or Bust7A: Vienna Lager
HMJosh FraileyPreseason Sadness7A: Vienna Lager

Table 7: Dark European Lager (8 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMarius Fekete
Co-Brewer: Cozy
Blackbeer’s Ghost8B: Schwarzbier
2ndLarry Reuter
Co-Brewer: Donna
Black Hatter8B: Schwarzbier
3rdMark MillirenKitchen Sink Lager8B: Schwarzbier

Table 8: German Wheat Beer (15 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stFr. Scott Goodfellow
Co-Brewer: Brewers Of St. Mary Parish, Hudson
Vicar’s Weizenbock10C: Weizenbock
2ndSteve AmeyFirefly10A: Weissbier
3rdFr. Scott Goodfellow
Co-Brewer: Brewers Of St. Mary Parish, Hudson
Dunk A Broo10B: Dunkels Weissbier

Table 9: Pale Commonwealth Beer (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker
Need A Drink And A Quick Decision - Best Bitter11B: Best Bitter
2ndJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker
Everyone’s High On Consolation - ESB11C: Strong Bitter
3rdJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker
Sorry Charlie For The Imposition - Ordinary Bitter11A: Ordinary Bitter
HMScott SmithVirtue Signaling11A: Ordinary Bitter

Table 10: Brown British Beer (9 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stRichard RomankoDark Mild13A: Dark Mild
2ndJoe Powell
Co-Brewer: Wes Huber
Yingling’s Headache13C: English Porter
3rdPeter CampenMake Mild Great Again13A: Dark Mild

Table 11: Scottish & Irish Beer (9 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMike YinglingKelda14A: Scottish Light
2ndEan Fakan
Co-Brewer: Eric Fakan
Pooch Hooch15C: Irish Extra Stout
3rdNick LantzRandom Kilt Reference Here 14B: Scottish Heavy

Table 12: British Stout (10 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stGreg IrvingSweet Baby Muffin16C: Tropical Stout
2ndPaul KlammerPGS 5: Erebos And Nyx16C: Tropical Stout
3rdTom BeachEldridge Pope Was Right Stout16B: Oatmeal Stout

Table 13: Strong British Ale (17 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stFr. Scott Goodfellow
Co-Brewer: Geoff Goodfellow, Joe Smith
Scottish Creed (Wee Believe)17C: Wee Heavy
2ndPaul ShickThe Oldest Ale17B: Old Ale
3rdTroy LeckRidgeline Wee17C: Wee Heavy
HMMike Yingling
Co-Brewer: Jody Grenert, Chucky 3
Nac Mac Feegle17C: Wee Heavy

Table 14: American Pale Ale (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker
Call Me Morbid, Call Me Pale 18B: American Pale Ale
2ndSteven RapkoF’ This Brew Session...18B: American Pale Ale
3rdTim AliBono’s A.F.18B: American Pale Ale
HMMike MocarskiGalaxy Dry Hopped Pale Ale18B: American Pale Ale

Table 15: American Ale (12 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker, Mike Jadwisiak, Liz Brown
Greg’s American Brown Ale19C: American Brown Ale
2ndLarry Reuter
Co-Brewer: Donna
Sunset Daydreamer19A: American Amber Ale
3rdStephen Micco
Co-Brewer: Donna Micco
Bottoms Up Brown19C: American Brown Ale

Table 16: American Porter and Stout (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJay O’Neill
Co-Brewer: Eli Urban
Hairy Prussian20C: Imperial Stout
2ndRich TomazinTake It As It Comes20B: American Stout
3rdPaul KlammerPortricious20A: American Porter
HMCara Baker
Co-Brewer: Jim Jadwisiak, Mike Jadwisiak
Smoldering Of The Reigns20B: American Stout

Table 17: American IPA (12 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stGreg IrvingExecutive Recruiter21A: American IPA
2ndSteven RapkoMeh....21A: American IPA
3rdMark SheppaImpulse21A: American IPA

Table 18: Specialty IPA (24 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stNathan LevengoodHipster IPA21B: Specialty IPA
2ndGoose SteingassBlack Old Sun21B: Specialty IPA
3rdNicholas Komosinski
Co-Brewer: Jacob Amstutz
Ghostface Chilla21B: Specialty IPA

Table 19: Strong American Ale (11 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stGreg IrvingExecutive Recruiter22A: Double IPA
2ndKeith KostMIster Rex: 5/27/201722C: American Barleywine
3rdJay O’Neill
Co-Brewer: Eli Urban
Brutus22C: American Barleywine

Table 20: European Sour Ale (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stNeal RepkoO.G. Original Gose36A: 27A: Historical: Gose
2ndNeal RepkoLambic23D: Lambic
3rdNeal RepkoThe Eleventh Hour Sour23B: Flanders Red Ale

Table 21: Belgian Ale (11 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stLarry Reuter
Co-Brewer: Donna
ReuDe Garde24C: Biere de Garde
2ndDavid Farmer Half Wit24A: Witbier
3rdJoe Powell
Co-Brewer: Derek Hill
Poorly Lagered24C: Biere de Garde

Table 22: Strong Belgian Ale (12 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker
Lil’ Trouble Maker AG - Saison25B: Saison
2ndMike Yingling
Co-Brewer: Joe Powell
Petite Melange Parfait25B: Saison
3rdPaul KlammerOne Saison Dream25B: Saison

Table 23: Trappist Ale (9 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stFr. Scott GoodfellowClerical Reserves26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2ndDavid SheetsSeein’ Dubbel26B: Belgian Dubbel
3rdDavid SheetsSeein’ Tripel26C: Belgian Tripel

Table 24: American Wild (19 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stNeal RepkoO.G. Original Gose: Peach28C: Wild Specialty Beer
2ndTim AliHere I Gose Again On My Own40A: 27A: Historical Specialty: Fruited Gose
3rdJoe SalopekArdent28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer
HMTimothy Kobie
Co-Brewer: Zach Kobie
Beer 228B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer

Table 25: Fruit Beer (15 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stRichard RomankoPeaches And Cream29A: Fruit Beer
2ndJoseph DusslingMango Hibiscus Blonde Ale29B: Fruit and Spice Beer
3rdShane MeyersDantes Peach 29A: Fruit Beer

Table 26: Spice, Herb or Vegetable Beer (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJoseph DusslingHupiter Jalapeno30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
2ndTim AliJalapeno Wheat30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
3rdSteven RapkoMocoloco30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Table 27: Seasonal Spiced Beer (15 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMarius FeketePumpkin...Or Is It?30B: Autumn Seasonal Beer
2ndAnthony TarescavageThe Great Pumpkin Ale30B: Autumn Seasonal Beer
3rdFr. Scott Goodfellow
Co-Brewer: Brewers Of St. Mary Parish, Hudson
Punk’n Stout30B: Autumn Seasonal Beer

Table 28: Specialty Beer (17 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stJessica IhmsCauldron Gruit34C: Experimental Beer
2ndShane MeyersOle Smokey32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer
3rdJay O’Neill
Co-Brewer: Eli Urban
What De Hek34B: Mixed-Style Beer

Table 29: Wood Aged Beer (11 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stGreg IrvingRevenge Of The Scout - The Snoot Challenge 33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
2ndMike OntolchikRufus33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer
3rdTony Cowley
Co-Brewer: River Cowley
Bourbon Barrel Russian Imperial Stout33A: Wood-Aged Beer

Table 30: Standard Cider and Perry (11 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stTodd DonnellyJust Your Average Every Day Drinking CiderC1A: New World Cider
2ndJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker
Haunted Branches - CiderC1A: New World Cider
3rdGreg IrvingDixon’s 2015 C1A: New World Cider

Table 31: Specialty Cider and Perry (17 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stTodd DonnellyCherry CiderC2B: Cider with Other Fruit
2ndJohn ErsteGrandma’s Wassail CiderC2F: Specialty Cider/Perry
3rdTodd DonnellyCider With A Touch Of GingerC2E: Cider with Herbs/Spices

Table 32: Traditional Mead (10 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stMike Yingling
Co-Brewer: Brian Bostaph, Chucky 3
Meads #4M1C: Sweet Mead
2ndPeter CampenTiny Little White Flowers In My MeadM1B: Semi-Sweet Mead
3rdTodd DonnellySweet WildflowerM1C: Sweet Mead
HMTodd DonnellySemi-Sweet Mesquite MeadM1B: Semi-Sweet Mead

Table 33: Fruit Mead (9 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stTodd DonnellyMixed Berry MelomelM2E: Melomel
2ndTodd DonnellyChardonnay PymentM2B: Pyment
3rdJim Jadwisiak
Co-Brewer: Cara Baker
Amarone PymentM2B: Pyment
HMLarry Reuter
Co-Brewer: Donna
PiemeM2B: Pyment

Table 34: Spiced & Experimental Mead (14 entries)

PlaceBrewer(s)NameStyle
1stTodd DonnellyGinger And Key Lime Mead (Beach Time!)M3A: Fruit and Spice Mead
2ndEric KrannichSpiced Crab Apple CyserM3A: Fruit and Spice Mead
3rdDavid SheetsABC (Apple Butter Cyser)M4C: Experimental Mead
HMTodd DonnellyMarshmallowy And Vanilla-Y TreatM3B: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Mead