Dave Richmond has combined his work with his love of beer for more than eight years with the Madrigrano families, and is now Global Brands Manager at Beer Capitol Distributing-Lake Country in Sussex. In his position, Dave is responsible for coordinating the marketing and merchandising programs for all the Global brands. The beer products featured in his blog are primarily those distributed but not limited to by Beer Capitol Distributing Lake Country.
Last month in Denver the 29th Annual Great American Beer Festival was held. Over 2200 beers were sampled from more than 462 breweries. The beer judging was done over 79 different categories and the awards were announced during the Saturday afternoon session. Four Wisconsin breweries were awarded medals and they were:
Stevens Point Brewery received a gold for their Horizon Wheat
Titletown(Green Bay) received a gold for their Bohemian Pilsner
New Glarus received a bronze for their Raspberry Tart
Capital Brewery received a bronze for their Weizen Dopplebock
Congrats to these Wisconsin winners.