Dillon Dam Brewery, Pug Ryan’s both medal winners in state beer contest | SummitDaily.com

Dillon Dam Brewery, Pug Ryan’s both medal winners in state beer contest

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DILLON – Both Pug Ryan’s and Dillon Dam Brewry took home medals from the Great American Beer Festival last weekend.

The Dillon Dam Brewery won a silver medal for its McLuhr’s Irish Stout in the Classic Irish-Style Stout category. And Pug Ryan’s took home a gold medal for Hellats Good Beer, which won in the Bock category.

Tickets for the Great American Beer Festival sold out a record five weeks prior to the three-day festival. More than 460 breweries brought over 2,000 beers for tasting, and 237 medals were awarded. Of that, 40 medals were awarded to 22 Colorado breweries.