NHC GOLD MEDAL HOMEBREW RECIPES 2004-2016

AHA/NHC GOLD MEDAL WINNING RECIPES FOR 2004-2016 INDEXED BY BJCP SUBCATEGORY.  A GREAT WAY TO LEARN ABOUT HOMEBREW RECIPE STYLES.

BJCP 1A Lite American Lager
2016 Barstool Blues

BJCP 1B Standard American Lager
2015 Standard Lager
2004 Dougweiser

BJCP 1C Premium American Lager
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 1D Munich Helles

BJCP 1E Dortmunder Export
2014 Portlandmunder X

BJCP 2A German Pilsner
2015 Gold
2004 Edmontoner

BJCP 2B Bohemian Pilsner
2016 Pilz
2010 BoPils

BJCP 2C Classic American Pilsner
2014 AOK


BJCP 3B Oktoberfest/Märzen
2014 Rodtoberfest
2007 GB Märzen







BJCP 4A Dark American Lager

BJCP 4B Munich Dunkel
2014 Dunkel


BJCP 5A Maibock/Helles Bock
2013 Maibock
2008 Helles Bock

BJCP 5B M Traditional Bock
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

2007 Doppelbock

BJCP 5D Eisbock
2016 Eisbock
2010 Isebock
2009 Eisbock
2006 Dominator
2004 EKU

BJCP 6A Cream Ale
2015 Cream of the Crop
2006 Cream Ale

BJCP 6B Blonde Ale

BJCP 6C Kölsch
2016 Kolsch
2014 Pat's RIP'n Kolsch
2007 Kölsch

BJCP 6D American Wheat Or Rye Beer

BJCP 7A North German Altbier

BJCP 7B California Common Beer
2016 Dream Steam
2015 Gate Keeper

BJCP 7C Düsseldorf Altbier
2014 Neue Altbier
2008 SummersALT
2007 JZ Alt

BJCP 8A Standard/Ordinary Bitter
2015 Ordinarily Bitter

BJCP 8B Special/Best/Premium Bitter
2014 Full Monty British Ale
2011 ESB
2005 True Brit
BJCP 8C Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)
2016 Golden Delight
2009 Guvnah
2009 ESB

BJCP 9A Scottish Light 60/-
2014 Way Off Kilter

BJCP 9B Scottish Heavy 70/-

BJCP 9C Scottish Export 80/-
2016 D3 Scottish Ale
2012 Untitled
2004 Export 80/-

BJCP 9D Irish Red Ale
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 9E Strong Scotch Ale
2015 3 Angels Kilt Lifter

BJCP 10A American Pale Ale
2016 Rainy Day Pale Ale
2015 American Pale Ale

BJCP 10B American Amber Ale
2016 Cali Amber

BJCP 10C American Brown Ale
2014 Big Brown Ale


BJCP 11B Southern English Brown Ale

BJCP 11C Northern English Brown Ale
2016 Blackson Brown Ale
2006 Nut Brown


BJCP 12B Robust Porter

BJCP 12C Baltic Porter
2014 Baltic Porter 13

BJCP 13A Dry Stout
2016 Padraig

BJCP 13B Sweet Stout
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 13C Oatmeal Stout
2014 Oatmeal Stout

BJCP 13D Foreign Extra Stout

BJCP 13E American Stout

BJCP 13F Russian Imperial Stout
2016 Sandy
2015 Spokonoy Nochi 13
BJCP 14A English IPA
2016 The Duke

BJCP 14B American IPA
2016 Sandy
2015 Over the top 7 Hop IPA
2014 Hop Fu
2013 Pike Ale
2012 Hop Fu

BJCP 14C Imperial IPA
2010 Hop-Fu

BJCP 15A Weizen Weissbier
2016 Barb's Hef
2013 El Hefe
2009 El Hefe
2005 Hefeweizen

BJCP 15B Dunkelweizen
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 15C Weizenbock
2015 Weize-Ass Bock
2014 Yyy's Man Says
2012 Zen Bock

BJCP 15D Roggenbier (German Rye Beer)
2011 Roggen
2010 Roggen

BJCP 16A Witbier
2011 Witbier
2006 Witbier
2005 Witbier

BJCP 16B Belgian Pale Ale
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 16C Saison
2016 French Saison
2013 Soma
2010 Saison Lite 139

BJCP 16D Biere de Garde
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 16E Belgian Specialty Ale
2015 Raspberry Flanders
2014 Brett Strawberry Farmhouse
2004 Sorval

BJCP 17A Berliner Weisse

BJCP 17B Flanders Red Ale
2014 Red Headed Stranger

BJCP 17D Flanders Brown Ale (Oud Bruin)
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 17D Straight (Unblended) Lambic


BJCP 17F Fruit Lambic

BJCP 18A Belgian Blonde
2014 Evil Beavr

BJCP 18B Belgian Dubbel

BJCP 18C Belgian Tripel
2015 Tridevils Tripel T's

BJCP 18D Belgian Golden Strong Ale
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 18E Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2016 Queen Bitch

BJCP 19A Old Ale
2006 Old Ale
2004 Big Mo

BJCP 19B English Barleywine
2016 Split Thy Skull
2014 Bellanio Farms

BJCP 19C American Barleywine
2015 M'erica Fuck Yeah!
2011 Hop Fruity
2009 Thanks, Curt (Blackberry Baltic Porter)
2008 It's All Mine So Keep Back (Berliner Weisse With Sour Cherries)
2007 Summer Breeze (American Wheat Beer with Apricot)
2006 Blackberry & Cream (Cream Ale with Blackberry)

2010 Zingibier (Belgian Strong Wheat Ale with Ginger and Spices)
2006 Vanilla Cream Stout (Sweet Stout with Vanilla Bean)

BJCP 21B Christmas Winter Specialty Spiced Beer
(No gold medal winners in this category in the last eight years.)

BJCP 22A Classic Rauchbier
2014 Rauch Me Baby!

BJCP 22B Other Smoked Beer
2007 Dare to Roeselare (Flanders Red Ale Aged in Oak)

BJCP 22C Wood Aged Beer
2016 StOaked  Brown
2015 Whales BBDS

BJCP 23 Specialty Beer
2016 Dreg Pirate Roberts
2015 Citra Session IPA
2014 Emily
2013 STO LAT
2012 Urban UFO
2011 Urban UFO
2009 Janet’s Brown Ale (Imperial American Brown Ale)
2005 Bellringer