About the Championship:
On August 19th, out-of-state BJCP certified judges will gather in the shoals to judge beers from breweries all over the state. Brewmasters will accumulate points for each medal winning beer. All medal winners, Best of Show winners, and Brewmaster of The Year will be announced at the Alabama Craft Beer Festival in Florence on Saturday, September 9th, 2017. All beers are judged according to the style specified by the brewer on the entry form. World Beer Cup 2017 Style Guidelines will be used.