The Pelican Pub & Brewery won 11 medals at the 2011 North American Beer Awards—more than any other Northwest brewery for the second year in a row. Out of Pelican’s 11 medals, five of them were Gold, which tied the Pelican for first place with The Boston Beer Company as the most Gold medals won in this year’s competition. In its 15th year, the North American Beer Awards takes place in Idaho Falls, Idaho and is sanctioned by the North American Brewers Association.
The Pelican Pub & Brewery’s award-winning beers include:
Gold – Tsunami Stout, Dry Stout category
Gold – Kiwanda Cream Ale, Light Ales category
Gold – Saison du Pelican, Saison category
Gold – Nestucca ESB, (Extra Special) Strong Bitter ESB category
Gold – Surfer’s Summer Ale, English Summer Ale category
Silver – Tsunami Stout, Foreign Stout category
Silver – Stormwatcher’s Winterfest, English Barleywine category
Silver – Kiwanda Cream Ale, Blonde or Golden Ale category
Silver – Doryman’s Dark Ale, American Brown Ale category
Bronze – Bridal Ale, Biere de Garde category
Bronze – MacPelican’s Scottish Style Ale, Scottish Heavy category
For more information about the North American Beer Awards or to see the full list of 2011 winners, please go to www.northamericanbrewers.org.