EL DORADO HILLS, Calif. – An El Dorado Hills craft brewery earned top honors in two categories at the 2014 California State Fair Craft Brew Competition Sunday.
Mraz Brewing Company received gold medals for their Window of Opportunity Belgian Tripel Ale and their Flanders Red Ale dubbed The Cardinal. The Window of Opportunity bested 29 other beers in the Belgian Strong Ale category, while The Cardinal topped eight other entries in the Sours field.
In total, 858 craft beers from 239 commercial brewers across California were entered into 33 different categories. Nationally acclaimed breweries including Stone Brewing Company, Karl Strauss Brewing Company, Lagunitas Brewing Company and Firestone Walker Brewing Company entered beers into the contest.