Photo (from left): Packaging and Brewing Staff
Sean McSmith, Kevin Fischer, Robert Lemon, Morgan Phillis, Karl Modell, Nick Pires-Moore, Evan Spragen, Josh Da Silva, Dylan Schatz (Head Brewer) with World Beer Cup Award
Down front: David Cook
Blue Lake, CA • April 15th, 2014 — Mad River Brewing claimed a bronze award in the 2014 World Beer Cup, a global beer competition that evaluates beers from around the world and recognizes the most outstanding brewers and their beers. The 2014 competition was more competitive than ever—4,754 beers were judged.
Gold, silver and bronze awards in the competition’s 94 beer style categories were presented April 11, 2014 during the World Beer Cup award ceremony at the Hyatt Regency in Denver, Colorado.
Competing against 67 entrants from around the world, Mad River Brewing Company was awarded a bronze award in the Golden or Blonde Ale beer style category for its Flagship Ale, Steelhead Extra Pale Ale. "I raise my glass high to our production crew at Mad River. Our dedication to excellence, everyday, has set a consistent benchmark for the USA and the world for craft brewed ales of the highest quality." says Dylan Schatz, Head Brewer.