June 2, 2011

Standard PILS wins Inquirer's Brewvitational as best New beer in Philly!

Yes- you get to try it at opening tap tomorrow- Philly's best New beer, Standard Pils,  brewed by Sly Fox's Brian O'Reilly and the co-owner of Standard Tap, William Reed (Sam Adams Brewpub brewer in mid-90s).  Sly Fox took top honors out of 22 new offerings.

The firkin of the kelller pils will be tapped with the arrival of the H.O.G at Standard Tap tomorrow afternoon.  12:45. You will also be able to try it cask-conditioned at the FIRKIN RIOT at Johnny Brenda's all day Saturday.
AND come cheer Sly Fox on in the 4th annual firkin off at Good Dog On Friday June 10th as the compete against South Hampton's Keller Pils.

Congrats to our buddies at EARTH bread + brewery for placing second with their La Saison du Capataine (ode to Dupont) and congrats to 3rd placers  Flying Fish Exit 9 and Lancaster for delighting the panel with their canned Rumspringa!

Laban divided the beers into classics and new.
Iron Hill Pig Iron Porter took top honors, Victory Prima Pils placing 2nd and
Weyerbacher Merry Monks in 3rd.

Sly Fox's Royal Weisse places 5th in "Classics" category as well (out of 16 "contestants")
Read the article here.
BEER on the front page of the City's paper. Gotta love it.

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