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2005 Mayfaire Regional Homebrew Competition
(AHA and BJCP Sanctioned)
Sponsored by The Maltose Falcons Homebrewing Society

Thanks to everyone who joined us in making this year's competition one our smoothest yet. We had over 255 entries and to those who placed, congratulations. We hope to see everyone next year for the 2005 Mayfaire!
-- Steve Cook, Competition Organizer
-- Martin Carman, Judging Director
-- Diana Utech, Chief Stewards
Best of Show
(Winner of the Hashiell Dammet Bird)
Mike McDole - Eisbock
Best of Show - 1st Runner Up
Pasquale Nardone - Flanders Red Ale
Best of Show - 2nd Runner Up
Mike Riddle - Czar Ivan's Imperial Stout



Class 1 American Pale and Dark Lager  
 
1st - Rick Burnside 1.1 American Pale Lager
 
2nd - Mike Riddle 1.2 American Pre-Prohibition Lager
 
3rd - Not Awarded

Class 2 European Pale Lager  
 
1st - Jon Peterson 2.2 Bohemian Pilsner
 
2nd - Mike Riddle 2.4 Dortmunder Export
 
3rd - David Cordrey 2.3 North German Pils

Class 3 American Wheat Ale and American Cream Ale  
 
1st - Ian Crockett 3.3 American Cream Ale
 
2nd - Jonathan Plise 3.1 Amercian Wheat Ale
 
3rd - Not Awarded

Class 4 English Bitter Ale and Pale Ale  
 
1st - Jonathan Plise 4.4 English Pale Ale
 
2nd - Mike Riddle 4.3 Special or Best Bitter
 
3rd - Brian Vessa, Bruce Brode, Les Jones 4.1 Ordinary Bitter

Class 5 American Pale Ale  
 
1st - Jim Rossi, Brandon Wilson 5.1 American-Style Pale Ale
 
2nd - Kevin S. Barry 5.1 American-Style Pale Ale
 
3rd - Mike Riddle 5.1 American-Style Pale Ale

Class 6 Scottish Ales  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 6.2 Heavy
 
2nd - Mike McDole 6.3 Export
 
3rd - Ian Crockett 6.3 Export

Class 7 India Pale Ale  
 
1st - Jonathan Plise 7.1 English-Style India Pale Ale
 
2nd - Micah Brown 7.2 American-Style India Pale Ale
 
3rd - Mike Riddle 7.2 American-Style India Pale Ale

Class 8 European Ale  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 8.1 Kolsch-Style Ale
 
2nd - Brian Vessa, Bruce Brode 8.2 Altbier
 
3rd - Not Awarded

Class 9 Amber and Dark Lager  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 9.4 Munich Dunkel
 
2nd - Jon Peterson 9.5 Schwarzbier
 
3rd - Brian Vessa, Bruce Brode, Les Jones 9.1 Vienna Lager

Class 10 American West Coast Beers  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 10.3 Amercian Red/Amber Ale
 
2nd - Bud Tourville 10.3 American Red/Amber Ale
 
3rd - Matt Udall 10.1 West Coast Extra Pale Ale

Class 11 Brown Ale  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 11.4 American Brown Ale
 
2nd - Jonathan Plise 11.3 Northern English Brown Ale
 
3rd - Jonathan Plise 11.2 Southern English Brown Ale

Class 12 Strong Ale and Old Ale  
 
1st - Brian Vessa, Bruce Brode, Les Jones 12.3 American Strong Ale
 
2nd - Craig Shapland 12.1 Old Ale
 
3rd - Mike Riddle 12.1 Old Ale

Class 13 Double IPA and Barleywine  
 
1st - Brian Vessa, Bruce Brode, Les Jones 13.1 Double ("Imperial") India Pale Ale
 
2nd - Mike McDole 13.1 Double ("Imperial") India Pale Ale
 
3rd - George Mahoney 13.3 American-Style Barleywine

Class 14 Northern European Strong Beers  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 14.3 Imperial ("Russian") Stout
 
2nd - Jonathan Plise 14.2 Baltic Porter
 
3rd - David Uhl 14.2 Baltic Porter

Class 15 Bock  
 
1st - Mike McDole 15.5 Eisbock
 
2nd - Jon Peterson 15.2 Traditional Bock
 
3rd - Not Awarded

Class 16 Porter  
 
1st - Jonathan Plise 16.1 English-Style Porter
 
2nd - Tim Bardet 16.2 American-Style Porter
 
3rd - David Uhl 16.2 American-Style Porter

Class 17 Irish Draught Stout and English Cream/Milk Stout  
 
1st - Tim Bardet 17.1 Irish (Dry) Draught Stout
 
2nd - Mike Riddle 17.1 Irish (Dry) Draught Stout
 
3rd - Not Awarded

Class 18 Extra, Export, Foreign-Style, and American Stout  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 18.3 Foreign-Style Stout
 
2nd - Mike Riddle 18.4 American Style Stout
 
3rd - Enrique Piceno, Jr. 18.3 Foreign-Style Stout

Class 19 German Wheat Beer  
 
1st - Not Awarded
 
2nd - Enrique Piceno, Jr 19.5 Weizenbock
 
3rd - David Uhl 19.3 Dunkelweizen

Class 20 Belgian-Style Abbey Ale  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 20.1 Abbey Dubbel Ale
 
2nd - Josh Jensen 20.2 Abbey Tripel (Triple) Ale
 
3rd - Mike Riddle 20.3 Abbey Ale, Other

Class 21 Belgian-Style Strong Ale  
 
1st - Craig Shapland 21.2 Belgian-Style Strong Dark Ale
 
2nd - Carl Townsend 21.1 Belgian-Style Strong Golden Ale
 
3rd - Mike Riddle 21.1 Belgian-Style Strong Golden Ale

Class 22 Belgian-Style Specialty Ale  
 
1st - George Mahoney 22.4 Belgian-Style Specialty Ale, Other
 
2nd - Mike Riddle 22.3 Saison (Spring/Summer and Fall/Winter)
 
3rd - Craig Corley 22.1 Witbier

Class 23 Belgian-Style Sour Ale  
 
1st - Kevin Barry 23.2 Fruit-Flavored Lambic-Style Ale and Faro
 
1st - Pasquale Nardone 23.5 Flanders-Style Red
 
2nd - Not Awarded
 
3rd - Not Awarded

Class 24 Specialty Beer - Fruit/Vegetable and Herb/Spiced  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 24.1 Fruit- and/or Vegetable-Flavored Beer
 
2nd - Nancy Gold, Cyrena Nouville 24.2 Herb- and/or Spice-Flavored Beer
 
3rd - Carl Townsend 24.2 Herb- and/or Spice-Flavored Beer

Class 25 Specialty Beer - Smoked, Experimental, Historical, and Other  
 
1st - Jay Ankeney 25.2 Speciality Beer, Other
 
2nd - Mike Riddle 25.2 Speciality Beer, Other
 
3rd - Ian Crockett 25.2 Speciality Beer, Other

Class 26 Mead  
 
1st - Bud Tourville, Marshall Davis 26.1 Traditional Mead
 
2nd - John Tipton 26.5 Melomel
 
3rd - Bud Tourville 26.3 Cyser

Class 27 Cider  
 
1st - Mike Riddle 27.1 Standard Cider and Perry
 
2nd - Ian Crockett 27.1 Standard Cider and Perry
 
3rd - Bud Tourville 27.1 Standard Cider and Perry


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