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2006 Los Angeles County Fair 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 88 entries and to those who placed, congratulations. We hope to see everyone next year for the 2007 LACF!
-- Bruce Brode, Competition Organizer
Best of Show
Bob Kaisaki - Strong Bitter/ESB
Best of Show - 1st Runner Up
Patrick Rue - Irish Extra Stout - Irish Coffee Stout
Best of Show - 2nd Runner Up
Carl Townsend - American Brown Ale

Classes not listed were not awarded ribbons by the judges

Class 1 American Pale and Dark Lager  
1st - Greg Beron 1.2 American Pre-Prohibition Lager

Class 3 American Cream and Wheat Ale  
1st - Greg Beron 3.3 American Cream Ale
2nd - Pete Morris 4.1 American Wheat Ale
3rd - Michael DiMeo 3.2 American Honey Wheat Ale

Class 4 English Bitter Ale and Pale Ale  
1st - Bob Kaisaki 4.3 Strong Bitter and ESB
2nd - None Awarded  
3rd - Carl Townsend 4.4 English Pale Ale

Class 5 American Pale Ale  
1st - Bob Kaisaki 5.1 American-Style Pale Ale
2nd - Jim Holly 5.1 American-Style Pale Ale
3rd - None Awarded 5.1 American-Style Pale Ale

Class 6 Scottish Ales  
1st - Patrick Rue 6.4 Wee Heavy

Class 7 India Pale Ale  
1st - Mike Yasuma 7.2 American-Style India Pale Ale
2nd - Josh Jensen 7.2 American-Style India Pale Ale
3rd - Neil Saund 7.2 American-Style India Pale Ale

Class 8 European Ale  
1st - None Awarded
2nd - Jonathan Porter 8.2 Altbier
3rd- Bruce Brode, Brian Vessa 8.2 Altbier

Class 9 Amber and Dark Lager  
1st - Tom Kopacz 9.5 Schwarzbier
2nd - Bruce Brode, Brian Vessa, Les Jones 9.1 Vienna Lager
3rd- Tom Kopacz 9.2 Marzen / Oktoberfest
3rd- Greg Beron 9.5 Schwarzbier

Class 10 American West Coast Ale  
1st - Greg Nylen 10.3 American Red/Amber Ale
2nd - Michael DiMeo 10.3 American Red/Amber Ale
3rd- None Awarded

Class 11 Brown Ale  
1st - Carl Townsend 11.5 American Brown Ale
2nd- None Awarded
3rd- None Awarded

Class 12 Strong Ale and Old Ale  
1st - Patrick Rue 12.1 Old Ale
2nd- None Awarded
3rd- None Awarded

Class 13 Double IPA and Barleywine  
1st - Julian Shrago 13.1 Double ("Imperial") India Pale Ale
2nd - Eric Stiffler 13.1 Double ("Imperial") India Pale Ale
3rd - Josh Jensen 13.1 Double ("Imperial") India Pale Ale

Class 17 Irish Draught Stout and English Cream/Milk Stout  
1st - James Paul 17.2 English (Sweet) Cream or Milk Stout
2nd- None Awarded
3rd- None Awarded

Class 18 Extra, Export, Foreign-Style, and American Stout  
1st - Patrick Rue 18.1 Irish Extra Stout
2nd- None Awarded
3rd- None Awarded

Class 19 German Wheat Beer  
1st - James Paul 19.2 Bavarian Hefeweizen
2nd - Bob Kaisaki 19.5 Weizenbock
3rd - Patrick Rue 19.2 Bavarian Hefeweizen

Class 20 Belgian-Style Abbey Ale  
1st - Patrick Rue 20.3 Abbey Ale, Other
2nd - Mitchell Kraus 20.1 Abbey Dubbel Ale
3rd - Craig Corley 20.1 Abbey Dubbel Ale

Class 21 Belgian-Style Strong Ale  
1st - Craig Corley 21.2 Belgian-Style Strong Dark Ale
2nd - Julian Shrago 21.1 Belgian-Style Strong Golden Ale
3rd - None Awarded

Class 22 Belgian-Style Specialty Ale  
1st - Craig Corley 22.4 Belgian Specialty Ale, Other
2nd - Jonathan Porter 22.1 Witbier
3rd - Tom Kopacz 22.1 Witbier

Class 24 Specialty Beer - Fruit/Vegetable and Herb/Spiced  
2nd - Bryan Maxon (Raspberry) 24.1 Fruit/Vegetable-Flavored Beer
3rd - Jay Ankeney (Cherry Wheat) 24.1 Fruit/Vegetable-Flavored Beer

Class 25 Specialty Beer - Smoked, Experimental, Historical, and Other  
1st - Jay Ankeney (Chocolate Porter) 25.2 Speciality Beer, Other
2nd - Josh Jensen (Rye DIPA) 25.2 Speciality Beer, Other
3rd - Julian Shrago (American Hefe-Ryezein) 25.2 Speciality Beer, Other

Class 26 Mead  
1st - Bruce Brode (Traditional) 26.1 Traditional
2nd - Bruce Brode (Raspberry) 26.2 Melomel
3rd - Jay Ankeney 26.1 Traditional

Want to make your own beer at home? Get started on the right foot. Check out the Falcon's sponsoring shop, The Home Beer, Wine, Cheesemaking Shop. John Daume, proprietor, has been serving the home brewing and winemaking needs of Angelenos since 1972, over 30 years! (Falcon Members receive a 10% discount on supplies)
Looking for older Falcons' information?, The Westval Maltose Falcons Webpage (Locally cached) (The Original Falcon's Roost, prior to 1999)
Looking for a home wine making club in the Los Angeles area? Check out our sister club, The Cellarmasters, over 30 and still stomping grapes.