Big Rig Brewery Wins 5 Awards

OTTAWA—(April 29, 2016)Unknown

Big Rig Brewery walked away with 5 medals last night at the 2016 Ontario Brewing Awards.

The gala, which was hosted at The Great Hall in Toronto, had a total of 45 categories. This year, entries increased by 50% to 600 and participating breweries increased by 65% to 112.

Big Rig Brewery took home the following 5 medals:

• GOLD for Big Boot (Hefeweizen)
• GOLD for Release the Hounds (Dark IPA)
• GOLD for Tartan Pants (Scotch Ale)
• GOLD for Kanatador (Doppelbock)
• BRONZE for Bock Me Gently (Bock)

“It’s always a great honour to be recognized for our work,” says Lon Ladell, co-owner and brewmaster of Big Rig Brewery. “Especially with so many great breweries and beers in Ontario. This is a real testament to the hard work of our brew team.”

With the additional five medals, Big Rig Brewery has now earned 20 medals at the Ontario Brewing Awards since 2013.