Mash Brewing wins ‘best Australian beer’

Mash Brewing’s “Mash AIPA” was named “Champion Australian Beer” at the Australian International Beer Awards in Melbourne last night (Thursday 22 May).

Charlie Hodgson and Eddie Still from Mash Brewing, Western Australia

Charlie Hodgson and Eddie Still from Mash Brewing, Western Australia

Meanwhile, Oregon brewery Deschutes’ “Obsidian Stout” was declared “Champion International Beer”.

The competition is the largest of its kind in the Asia-Pacific region and this year received a record 1,560 entries from nearly 300 brewers in 31 countries including; Norway, Japan, New Zealand, the UK, the US and Belgium.

Royal Agricultural Society CEO, Mark O’Sullivan, said: “The program gives brewers an opportunity to benchmark their beers against international industry standards, seek advice from an independent panel of experts and promote and market award winning products using the Australian International Beer Awards seal of approval.

“Each year has seen standards continually improve and brewers continue to exceed our expectations and shape the brewing industry,”

Domestic and international winners for large breweries were Carlton & United Breweries in Australia and Oriental Brewery Company in South Korea.

Champion medium breweries were Thunder Road in Victoria and Heller-Bräu Trum in Germany, while 3 Ravens in Victoria and Renaissance Brewing in New Zealand were named best small breweries.

Best newcomer was Black Tooth Brewing from Wyoming in the US.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please note that comments are subject to our posting guidelines in accordance with the Defamation Act 2013. Posts containing swear words, discrimination, offensive language and libellous or defamatory comments will not be approved.

Subscribe to our newsletters

Customer Services

Felix Solis Avantis UK Ltd
Canterbury, UK

Head Distiller & Ambassador at Little Bird

Little Bird Gin
London, UK

Brand Marketing Manager

Maverick Drinks
London, UK

PR and Communications Manager

Maverick Drinks
London, UK

Various Sales Roles

Amathus Drinks Plc
Bristol, Cardiff, Cornwall, Devon, Leeds and Birmingham

Assistant Buyer

Liberty Wines
London, UK

Partner Development Manager

Maverick Drinks
Tunbridge Wells, UK

Partner Manager - Wholesale

Maverick Drinks
Tunbridge Wells, UK

(Junior) Account Executive

Phipps Relations
London, UK

Spirits & More

Rome,Italy
19th May 2018

db Awards 2018

London,UK
22nd May 2018
Click to view more

The Global Malbec Masters 2017

the drinks business is proud to announce the inaugural Global Malbec Masters 2017

The Global Sparkling Masters 2017

the drinks business is thrilled to announce the launch of The Global Sparkling Masters.

Click to view more