MontreAlers Ale and Lager Throwdown (M.A.L.T.)

Awards

Sponsors

Judges

Andrew Avis, Natasha Baijot, Denis Barsalo, Jay Hersh, Joyce Hersh, Aaron Marchand, Brian Marmoreo, Ricardo Briones Ramírez, Vincent Roy, Frank Schneidawind, Steve Schultz, Andrew Stevens, Cedric Veilleux

Stewards

Normand Cyr

By the Numbers

88 Entries 29 Entrants

13 Judges 1 Stewards

30 Placing Entries

Table 1: Amber and Darker

9 entries

Judges: Jay Hersh, Ricardo Briones Ramírez

1st
Riccardo Santopietro & Dino Valente
MontreAlers
S.B.R.22 (19B: California Common)
2nd
Marc Guay
MontreAlers
Drunk Unkle's Unwise Beer (10B: Dunkels Weissbier)
3rd
Patrick Lalonde
MontreAlers
Tirpitz (9A: Doppelbock)

Table 2: American and Pale

11 entries

Judges: Joyce Hersh, Frank Schneidawind

1st
Riccardo Santopietro
MontreAlers
Solid Gold (18A: Blonde Ale)
2nd
Patrick Lalonde
MontreAlers
Tairua (1B: American Lager)
3rd
Bruno Trudel & Rémi Trudel
MontreAlers
Awene Awene (18B: American Pale Ale)

Table 3: Belgian and French

11 entries

Judges: Andrew Avis, Brian Marmoreo, Steve Schultz

1st
Frank Schneidawind
MontreAlers
La Culbute (24C: Bière de Garde)
2nd
Jesse Owens
MontreAlers
Vern Diersel (26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale)
3rd
Eric Pare
MontreAlers
Ez Peazy (25B: Saison)

Table 4: European Sour

6 entries

Judges: Jay Hersh, Joyce Hersh

1st
Albert teBraak
MontreAlers
Bobsledding (23D: Lambic)
2nd
Michael Bilodeau & Mathieu Chiasson Nicolas...
Francs-Brasseurs
Red Flanders (23B: Flanders Red Ale)
3rd
Frank Schneidawind
MontreAlers
Rubicon (23B: Flanders Red Ale)

Table 5: IPA

9 entries

Judges: Natasha Baijot, Aaron Marchand, Andrew Stevens

1st
David Pelosse
MontreAlers
L'Osmose Citra (21A: American IPA)
2nd
Xavier Trudel
MontreAlers
Why Not IPA (21A: American IPA)
3rd
Matthieu Argouges
MontreAlers
Alexia (21C: Hazy IPA)

Table 6: Pilsner and Kolsch

11 entries

Judges: Natasha Baijot, Aaron Marchand, Andrew Stevens

1st
Yacine Boujija
MontreAlers
Tati K (5B: Kölsch)
2nd
Sam Leitkam
MontreAlers
Aka (27A1: Kellerbier)
3rd
Normand Cyr
MontreAlers
Kölsch It Bis! (5B: Kölsch)

Table 7: Experimental and Mixed Ferm

9 entries

Judges: Ricardo Briones Ramírez, Vincent Roy

1st
Patrick Lalonde & Jérôme Combet-Blanc
MontreAlers
Stout St-Remy (34B: Mixed-Style Beer)
2nd
Eric Pare
MontreAlers
Mothership IPA (28A: Brett Beer)
3rd
Vincent Lalancette-Chayer
MontreAlers
Before the Japanese Beetles (28C: Wild Specialty Beer)

Table 8: Special Ingredients

7 entries

Judges: Denis Barsalo, Cedric Veilleux

1st
James Kirk
MontreAlers
Heavy Water (30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer)
2nd
Ali Mousavi-Torbati
MontreAlers
What's Up Mang? (29A: Fruit Beer)
3rd
Bruno Trudel
MontreAlers
Anan'ale (29C: Specialty Fruit Beer)

Table 9: Stout and Porter

7 entries

Judges: Andrew Avis, Brian Marmoreo, Steve Schultz

1st
Patrick Lalonde
MontreAlers
Uppsala (9C: Baltic Porter)
2nd
David Pelosse
MontreAlers
La Sédation Profonde (20C: Imperial Stout)
3rd
Xavier Trudel & Couleur café
MontreAlers
Entry 3 (16D: Foreign Extra Stout)

Table 10: UK and Irish

10 entries

Judges: Vincent Roy, Cedric Veilleux

1st
Yacine Boujija
MontreAlers
Mild (13A: Dark Mild)
2nd
Yacine Boujija & Dominic Gagnon
MontreAlers
Bernadette (17A: British Strong Ale)
3rd
Jesse Owens
MontreAlers
Ol' Janky (17D: English Barley Wine)

Best of Show

Beer

1st
Albert teBraak
MontreAlers
Bobsledding (23D: Lambic)
2nd
Yacine Boujija
MontreAlers
Tati K (5B: Kölsch)
3rd
James Kirk
MontreAlers
Heavy Water (30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer)
HM
Yacine Boujija
MontreAlers
Mild (13A: Dark Mild)

QC Homebrewer of the Year

29 Participating Brewers [Scoring Methodology]

PlaceBrewer1st2nd3rdScoreClub
1stPatrick Lalonde2119.020000MontreAlers
2ndYacine Boujija2108.020000MontreAlers
3rdRiccardo Santopietro2006.020000MontreAlers

Thank You

Congratulations to All Medal Winners