Thanks to all who participated in the West Australian Amateur Brewers Competition 2018.

There were 426 entries judged and 133 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

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

Winning Entries

Category 1..2: Scottish Light (2 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdLogan PowellScottish 701..2: Scottish Light

Category 1..7: Ordinary Bitter (4 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJames CollinsOrdinary Bitter1..7: Ordinary Bitter
2ndMark AffleckCarry the One1..7: Ordinary Bitter

Category 10.2: Foreign Extra Stout (4 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdRafael Libardi8ball Stout10.2: Foreign Extra Stout

Category 10.4: Imperial Stout (12 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJay Hepden2017 Russian Imperial Stout10.4: Imperial Stout
2ndDaniel PageR.I.S10.4: Imperial Stout

Category 11.2: American IPA (19 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDavid BakerAnother Galaxy11.2: American IPA
2ndDavid BakerFour Lands11.2: American IPA
3rdPeter GlorieWho's Dandy?11.2: American IPA

Category 12.2: Red IPA (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stMike DoswellMan Cave Red IPA12.2: Red IPA
2ndDuke ArakiDuke's Red IPA12.2: Red IPA

Category 12.6: Black IPA (8 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdMitchell MunroOxymoron Black IPA12.6: Black IPA

Category 13.1: Weissbier (7 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndChris StoddartJefe Wise13.1: Weissbier
3rdBernie GlassMorning Glory13.1: Weissbier

Category 13.6: Weizenbock (1 entry)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stTerry WeaverCoco Bananas13.6: Weizenbock

Category 14.4: Lambic (2 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stDave GrahamOb Lambicus14.4: Lambic

Category 14.6: Fruit Lambic (3 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndJames WebsterPrunus Cerasus14.6: Fruit Lambic

Category 14.9: Mixed‐Ferment. Sour Beer (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdBen TearneWhat Does the Judge Say? Wa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pow!14.9: Mixed‐Ferment. Sour Beer

Category 15.4: Belgian Blond Ale (1 entry)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndPaul HuttonBubbly Blond15.4: Belgian Blond Ale

Category 15.8: Belgian Dark Strong Ale (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJerome Kennedy Belgian Beauty15.8: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
3rdPaul HuttonDark, Strong and Belgian15.8: Belgian Dark Strong Ale

Category 16.1: Wee Heavy (2 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stCraig HillIt's Not A Little Its A 16.1: Wee Heavy

Category 16.5: Old Ale (3 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndScott WardaleOld Ale16.5: Old Ale

Category 16.7: English Barleywine (3 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdRafael LibardiThats Not A Barley Wine, Thats A Barley Wine16.7: English Barleywine

Category 17.1: Fruit Beer (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stPeter GlorieSour and Dandy17.1: Fruit Beer
2ndBen TearneYa Ya Coco Jambo17.1: Fruit Beer
3rdTim Cumming Blackberry Rye Saison17.1: Fruit Beer

Category 18.2: Classic Style Smoked Beer (4 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndMike DoswellMan Cave Smokey Porter18.2: Classic Style Smoked Beer

Category 18.9: Experimental Beer (20 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBen TearneI Scream For Creaming Soda18.9: Experimental Beer
3rdJohn WilsonSaison Esther 18.9: Experimental Beer

Category 19.7: Other Mead (1 entry)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stAllan AitkenAce's Acerglyn19.7: Other Mead

Category 2..1: Australian Lager (2 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJay HepdenLynwood Lager2..1: Australian Lager

Category 2..5: German Helles Exportbier (Dortmunder) (1 entry)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdBen William LadnerThe Export Lads2..5: German Helles Exportbier (Dortmunder)

Category 2..7: German Pils (5 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndScott WardaleGerman Pils2..7: German Pils

Category 20.1: New World (Common) Cider (3 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdJames WebsterScrumptastic20.1: New World (Common) Cider

Category 20.2: English Cider (2 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stCalum MaxwellEnglish Cider Medium Dry20.2: English Cider

Category 20.5: Other Cider/Perry (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndRafael LibardiMums Cider20.5: Other Cider/Perry

Category 3..3: Munich Dunkel (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdDavid HallRising Sun Dunkel3..3: Munich Dunkel

Category 3..7: Schwarzbier (10 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndJohn DaviesStab In The Dark3..7: Schwarzbier

Category 3..9: Dunkles Bock (3 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBrett KinnaneBocke Mc Bock Face3..9: Dunkles Bock

Category 4..3: Kölsch (4 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stCarlin LubbersGarden Isle Kolsh4..3: Kölsch

Category 4..4: Belgian Pale Ale (4 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndHarley BarronBelgian Pale Ale4..4: Belgian Pale Ale

Category 4..5: Australian Sparkling Ale (4 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdGlen WatkinsCecil Peak4..5: Australian Sparkling Ale

Category 5..1: American Pale Ale (33 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRhys RadaichRadical Pale Ale5..1: American Pale Ale
2ndRick AndersenNz Apa5..1: American Pale Ale
3rdBen TearneFail Red Ipa. Can It Pass As An American Pale Ale5..1: American Pale Ale

Category 6..1: Australian Bitter Ale (2 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndGeorge CopleySandgroper Misconception Australian Bitter Ale6..1: Australian Bitter Ale

Category 6..4: American Amber Ale (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBen TearneBeer Cures What Ales Ya6..4: American Amber Ale
3rdJerome Kennedy Oliver’s Pirate Ale6..4: American Amber Ale

Category 7..5: British Brown Ale (5 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stJames CollinsNorthern English Brown Ale7..5: British Brown Ale
2ndDave GrahamTonys Best7..5: British Brown Ale
3rdLuka KerinThe Brown Note7..5: British Brown Ale

Category 8..1: English Porter (13 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stBen TearneDeath By No Chill8..1: English Porter
3rdTim Cumming Fox In A Brown Hat8..1: English Porter

Category 8..3: Baltic Porter (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndPaul HuttonProsperous Porter8..3: Baltic Porter

Category 9..1: Sweet Stout (6 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
2ndDan StockwellCa-Cow Milk Stout9..1: Sweet Stout

Category 9..3: Oatmeal Stout (14 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
3rdJames CollinsOatmeal Stout9..3: Oatmeal Stout

Category 9..4: Irish Extra Stout (2 entries)

PlaceBrewerNameStyle
1stRafael Libardi8ball Stout9..4: Irish Extra Stout