21 medals for San Diegans at the California State Fair

West Coaster
June 10, 2019
By Ryan Lamb

San Diegan brewers earned 21 medals (nine first place/gold, five second place/silver, and seven third place/bronze) at the California State Fair Commercial Beer Competition. El Cajon’s Burning Beard topped the local medal count with five. View the full list of results here.

First Place

  • Burning Beard – Get Thee To A Monastery (Trappist Quadrupel)
  • Burning Beard – Wave of Phase (New England-Style IPA)
  • Eppig Brewing – Eppig Special Lager (International Pale Lager)
  • Pizza Port Bressi Ranch – Chronic (English-Style Pale Ale)
  • Rip Current Brewing – Breakline Bock (Traditional German-Style Bock)
  • Rock Bottom La Jolla – San Diego Sunset Blonde (Blonde or Golden Ale)
  • Rock Bottom La Jolla – Siren Island Golden Ale (Belgian Blond Ale)
  • South Park Brewing – Grassmarket (Scottish Export)

Second Place

  • Burning Beard – Get Thee To A Monastery (Trappist Dubbel)
  • Burning Beard – American Wild With Tart Cherries (Fruit Lambic)
  • Eppig Brewing – Natural Bridge: Baltic Porter (Baltic-Style Porter)
  • Kairoa Brewing – Cheeky Buggah (Belgian Blonde Ale)
  • Societe Brewing Co. – The Coachman Session IPA (Session Beer)
  • South Park Brewing – In The Meantime (English-Style India Pale Ale)

Third Place

  • Burning Beard – Roggen The Lightning (German-Style Rye Ale)
  • Eppig Brewing – Meister (American-Style Wheat Beer)
  • Mike Hess Brewing – Habitus (Rye IPA)
  • Pizza Port Ocean Beach – Junk In Da Trunkel Dunkel (Dunkelweizen)
  • Rock Bottom La Jolla – 3 Pepper Ale (Chili Beer)
  • Rock Bottom La Jolla – Surfer’s Solitude Red (Irish Red Ale)
  • South Park Brewing – Munderstruck (European-Style Export/Dortmunder)

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