Wellington Brewery takes home medals at U.S. Open Beer Championship

July 5, 2013

US OpenFor the second year in a row, Wellington Brewery picked up medals at the U.S. Open Beer Championship this week in Atlanta, Georgia.

The U.S. Open Beer Championship is an international competition that included over 2,500 beers entered in 68 different categories. This year the competition featured more than 20 international breweries from Belgium, Germany, Mexico, Columbia, Sweden, Finland, England, and more.

Wellington Brewery took home 3 medals this year. Arkell Best Bitter won a Silver Medal in the 'Bitter' category. After winning medals this year at both the Canadian Brewing Awards and Ontario Brewing Awards, Iron Duke took home a Bronze Medal in the 'Old Ale' category. Wellington's flagship brand, SPA took home a Bronze Medal in the 'English Pale Ale' category.

You can find Arkell Best Bitter and SPA year-round at The Beer Store and LCBO locations across Ontario. Iron Duke is exclusively available at The Beer Store.

You can read the full results at www.usopenbeer.com. Thanks to the judges and congratulations to our fellow Canadian brewers who also won awards. Cheers!