Starr Hill Wins Gold and Silvers at 2016 Virginia Brewers Cup Awards

The Starr Hill Brewery team is proud to bring home three medals from the 2016 Virginia Craft Brewers Cup Awards! Sublime Citrus Wit won the gold medal in the Belgian Wit, Pale Ale, & Biere de Garde category, while Jomo Vienna-Style Lager and The Love Wheat Beer each won silver medals in the Marzen & Vienna Lager and German Wheat Beer categories, respectively.


The Virginia Craft Brewers Guild hosted the 2016 Virginia Craft Brewers Cup Awards Tuesday August 16th at WestRock in Richmond, Virginia. There were more than 280 brewers in attendance to celebrate excellence in craft beer. The Virginia Craft Brewers Cup competition, managed by master Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) judge Tom Cannon, had 378 beers entered for review. The judging took place Saturday, July 30th at Fair Winds Brewing Company in Lorton, Virginia. "The Virginia Craft Beer Cup recognizes outstanding beer made by some of Virginia's best independent craft brewers," said Brett Vassey, President & CEO, Virginia Craft Brewers Guild. "Congratulations to every competitor and this year's award winners."