Meadmaker of the Year
Matthew Weide – Key Lime Mead
Matthew Weide took home Meadmaker of the year & 1st place for his Melomel (fruit mead). The Meadmaker of the Year award is presented to the meadmaker of the mead judged best-of-show mead out of all the gold-medal winners in all three mead categories at the National Homebrew Competition.
2nd Place – Specialty Cider and Perry 28B
In addition to members of the Minnesota Home Brewers Association, Minnesota had a great showing from the St Paul Homebrewers Club and Nordeast Brewers Alliance! Congratulations to these fantastic brewers as well.