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May 11, 2023 01:53PM ● By John Gales

Lawson's Finest Liquids   Wins silver medal for specialty beers category!

Breaking news from Nashville, TN! The 2023 World Beer Cup at the Craft Brewers Conference had 10,213 beer entries, 2,376 breweries, 51 countries, and only 307 beers awarded.

Mad River Maple is taking home a silver medal for the specialty beers category!!
Thank you to our dedicated team that has brought this beer back to life and shown the world what it's made of...100% pure Vermont maple syrup, balanced with a delicate dose of hops and malt!

Switchback Brewing Co.Wins Big at 2023 Craft Brewers Conference


Switchback Brewing Co. claimed platinum and bronze awards at the 2023 Craft Brewers Conference. The brewery took home a bronze award in the 2023 World Beer Cup®, a global beer competition that evaluates beers from around the world and recognizes the most outstanding brewers and their beers. Awards were given in 103 beer-style categories during the World Beer Cup award ceremony on May 10, 2023, at the Music City Center in Nashville.

Switchback received a bronze award in the Historical beer style category for Katie’s Love Poem, a light and lofty Grodziskie, Polish wheat beer, with a classic touch of smoke. The award-winning beer is part of the Flynn on Fire Smoked Beer Initiative that explores the endless possibilities of smoked malt. Brewmaster and co-founder, Bill Cherry started the Flynn on Fire Smoked Beer Series in 2017 and it now consists of eleven smoked beers.

Platinum award went to Switchback's DIPA Cat series at the 2023 Craft Beer Marketing Awards, which gives recognition to the best of the best in the marketing realm of the brewing industry. 

“We are absolutely thrilled to be taking home two awards for two completely different beers styles” says Brewmaster, Bill Cherry. “It serves as a testament to the remarkable versatility of our team and showcases our dynamic and multifaceted approach to craft brewing.”
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