Thursday, April 24, 2008
Upland Winter Warmer Wins Silver at 2008 World Beer Cup
Categories: press releasesBloomington - The Upland Brewing Company recently claimed a silver medal in the Brewers Association (BA) World Beer Cup 2008, a global beer competition that evaluates beers from around the world and recognizes
the most outstanding beers being produced in the world today.
Gold, silver and bronze medals in the competition's 91 beer-style categories were awarded April 19, 2008 during the World Beer Cup Gala Awards Ceremony and Dinner at the Town & Country Resort in San Diego, California.
Upland was awarded a silver medal in the Old Ale beer style category for its Winter Warmer, a winter seasonal, barleywine-style beer available in both bottles and draft. World Beer Cup 2008 winners were selected by an international panel of 129 beer judges from 21 countries.
An impressive field of 2,864 entries from 644 breweries in 58 countries made up the competition. More than 3,800 breweries in 100 countries were invited to compete. Visit www.WorldBeerCup.org for more World Beer Cup 2008 information.
Upland Brewing Company is one of two popular local brew pubs located in Bloomington, Indiana. The company's many year-round and seasonal brews can be sampled at the brew pub and beirgarten located on 11th Street in downtown Bloomington.
Check their event calendar for upcoming special events and live music. More information on Upland is available at www.uplandbeer.com.
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