Ohio is well-represented in the fifth annual Brewing News National IPA Challenge. The competition -- run like the NCAA's March Madness -- pits 128 IPAs against each other. They are judged in a bracket format until one is declared the winner. The competition began today (Saturday). The final round will be judged March 3. The Ohio brews entered:
•?Seven from Cornerstone Brewing in Berea.
•?Head Hunter IPA and HBC 342 Trial Hop IPA from Fat Head's Brewery in North Olmsted.
•?Ironworker IPA from Chardon BrewWorks & Eatery in Chardon.
•?Cleveland IPA from Buckeye Brewing in Cleveland.
•?Trouble from Market Garden Brewery in Cleveland.
•?Three Frogs IPA from Elevator Brewing in Columbus.
•?White Rajah IPA and EXP Galactic Redacted WIPpLe from The Brew Kettle in Strongsville.
•?Cosmic IPA and Moonshadow from Willoughby Brewing in Willoughby.
•?Hoppin' to Heaven IPA from Hoppin' Frog Brewery in Akron.
•?Dizzy Ninja IPA from Main Street Grille & Brewing Co.
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- 2012 (565)
- 2011 (461)