On March 8, 2020 the Best Florida Beer Professional Championship winners were announced during the Annual Brewer’s Ball in Tampa. An AHA and BJCP sanctioned event, it’s the most prestigious professional beer competition in the state of Florida.
2020 saw 931 judged entries in 55 medal groups. All 5 Gainesville Breweries were recognized with awards and brought home some hardware:
GOLD for Stump Knocker Pale Ale
GOLD for Drift English Brown Ale
SILVER for Wakulla Hefeweizen
BRONZE for Hawaiian Lion Coconut Porter
SILVER for Katie’s Restless Palate Saison
BRONZE for American Wheat Ale