Elite Eight Beer
Held at Highwire Lounge
May 22, 2014
L-R: Hopheads Ian Meents, Owen Ogletree and Mark Hall.
Sachin Patel (owner of Athens' Five Points Bottle Shops) and Ashton Smith
dive into the tasty and hoppy IPAs.
Ogletree (director of Brewtopia Events LLC) gathered together fellow
craft beer lovers Dean & Gail Graves, Ian Meents, Ashton Smith,
Sachin Patel, Mark Hall, Pete Dasher and The Beer Wench at Highwire Lounge
in Athens, GA
to sample and comment on several outstanding American IPAs and do a
head-to-head bracket challenge to determine "best of show." The IPA
bracket tasting was completely blind, with brands not being revealed
until after the brackets and winner were determined. Products were
commented upon and ranked according to Beer
Judge Certification Program (BJCP) style guidelines. Drop Owen an email to share your
These amazing IPAs were also poured at our recent Classic City Brew Fest in Athens, GA
Here's how the brackets went down...
Various Comments from the Tasters...
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