2012 Chico Homebrew Competition
Category
Style
Place
Brewer
Light Lager Lite American Lager 1 Dan Eastwood Long Beach
Light Lager Standard American Lager 2 David Swisher Jefferson,OR
Light Lager Premium American Lager 3 John Abbott Chico
Pilsner Bohemian Pilsner 1 Bob McGhie Chico
Pilsner Bohemian Pilsner 2 David Swisher Jefferson, OR
Pilsner Classic American Pilsner 3 Ryan Grundmann Chico
European Amber Lager Oktoberfest 1 David Swisher Oregon
European Amber Lager Vienna Lager 2 Roberto Saldivar Dublin,CA
Dark Lager Schwarzbier 1 Daniel Burke Sacramento
Dark Lager Schwarzbier 2 Matt Hoffa Sacramento
Dark Lager Schwarzbier 3 Ron Hague Forbestown
Bock Maibock 1 David Swisher Jefferson, OR
Light Hybrid Beer Cream Ale 1 David James Magalia
Light Hybrid Beer Blonde Ale 2 John Abbott Chico
Light Hybrid Beer Koelsch 3 Mike DeWitt Yankee Hill
Amber Hybrid Beer No Awards
English Pale Ale Standard/Ordinary Bitter 1 David Swisher Oregon
English Pale Ale Special/Best/Premium Bitter 2 Jim York Paradise
English Pale Ale Extra Special/Strong Bitter (EPA) 3 Jim York Paradise
Scottish and Irish Ale Strong Scotch Ale 1 Dawn McDonald Chico
Scottish and Irish Ale Strong Scotch Ale 2 Douglas McLendon Chico
Scottish and Irish Ale Scottish 80 3 David Swisher Oregon
American Ale American Brown Ale 1 Christopher Wittans Magalia
American Ale American Pale 2 Daniel Luger Chico
American Ale American Brown Ale 3 Mike DeWitt Yankee Hill
English Brown Ale Southern English Brown Ale 1 James Ponder Chico
English Brown Ale Northern English Brown Ale 2 Douglas McLendon Chico
English Brown Ale Northern English Brown Ale 3 Scott Young Nevada City
Porter Robust Porter 1 David James Magalia
Porter Robust Porter 1 Jim York Paradise
Porter Robust Porter 2 Mike Riddle Napa
Porter Baltic Porter 3 Douglas McLendon Chico
Stout Dry Stout 1 Chris Lovett Dayton
Stout Russian Imperial Stout 2 David Swisher Oregon
Stout Russian Imperial Stout 3 Dawn McDonald Chico
India Pale Ale American IPA 1 Douglas McLendon Chico
India Pale Ale American IPA 2 Anthony Dublay Palermo
India Pale Ale Imperial IPA 3 Brian Holter Los Angeles
German Wheat & Rye Weizenbock 2 Jonathan Kissinger Montara
Belgian and French Ale Belgian Specialty 1 Roberto Saldivar Dublin,CA
Belgian and French Ale Saison 2 Derek Smith Orangevale,CA
Belgian and French Ale Witbier 3 Mary Wieler Hayward, CA
Sour Ale Flanders Red 1 Jerry Worswick Chico
Belgian Strong Ale Belgian Blond Ale 1 Steve Churnig Elk Grove
Belgian Strong Ale Belgian Tripel 2 Steve Churnig Elk Grove
Belgian Strong Ale Belgian Tripel 3 David Swisher Oregon
Strong Ale Englsh Barleywine 1 Mike DeWitt Yankee hill
Strong Ale Old Ale 2 Douglas McLendon Chico
Strong Ale American Barleywine 3 Eric Fairchild Chico
Fruit Beer Peach Witbier 1 Shea Stoddard Redwood City,CA
Spice, Herb, Vegetable Blonde w/ tangerine,basil & honey 1 Brian Holter Los Angeles
Spice, Herb, Vegetable Christmas Porter 2 Brian Wilkes Edmond,OK
Spice, Herb, Vegetable Vanilla Porter 3 Kristine Lovett Dayton
Smoke & Wood Aged Beer Classic Rauchbier 1 Dan Eastwood Long Beach
Smoke  & Wood Aged Beer Smoked Porter 2 Daniel Luger Chico
Smoke & Wood Aged Beer Smoked Barleywine 3 John Abbott Chico
Specialty Beer Red Rye IPA 1 Dale Sakschewski Paradise
Specialty Beer Wheat IPA 2 Mike Arvonen Chico
Specialty Beer Imperial Rye 3 Dick Blankenship Salem,OR
Traditional Mead Semi-Sweet 1 David Swisher Jefferson, OR
Traditional Mead Sweet 2 Scott Williams Roseville
Traditional Mead Semi-Sweet 3 Mary Wieler Hayward
Melomel (Fruit Mead) Cyser 1 John Abbott and the mead day crew Chico
Melomel (Fruit Mead) Raspberry 2 David Swisher Oregon
Melomel (Fruit Mead) Strawberry 3 Mike Arvonen Chico
Other Mead Mulling Spice 1 Chris Hartman Chico
Other Mead Ginger Mead 2 Alan Johnson Chico
Standard Cider/Perry Cider 1 David Swisher Jefferson, OR
Standard Cider/Perry Cider 2 Daniel Luger Chico
Standard Cider/Perry Cider 3 Eric DuRose San Diego
 Specialty Cider/Perry Blackberry 1 Scott Williams Roseville,CA
 Specialty Cider/Perry Orange blossom honey 2 Eric DuRose San Diego,CA
 Specialty Cider/Perry Pomegranate 3 Chris Hartman Chico
Best of Show
First Maibock David Swisher
Second Light American Lager Dan Eastwood
Third Red Rye IPA Dale Sakschewski