L.A. Brewers Recognized in 24 Categories at CA State Fair Commercial Beer Competition

Los Angeles County Brewers Guild members placed 24 times in this year’s California State Fair Commercial Beer Competition held in Sacramento. Wins were broken down into 10 first place, 5 second place, and 8 third place honors plus an additional 2nd Place Best of Show for MacLeod Ale Brewing Company’s Van Ice. Accolades were given … Read more

Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi Names Smog City Brewing Small Business of the Year

The Los Angeles County Brewers Guild is proud to announce that our very own Smog City Brewing has been named Small Business of the Year by Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi for California’s 66th Assembly District. This is a fantastic honor to receive from our local legislators as it shows that small, independent craft breweries such as … Read more

L.A. Brewers Nab 28 Medals at San Diego International Beer Competition

High off of a great showing at the Los Angeles International Beer Competition, 14 members of the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild pulled in a total of 28 medals at the 2018 San Diego International Beer Competition; a seven medal increase from 2017. This year’s accolades also included the 2018 Champion Brewery prize being awarded … Read more

L.A. Brewers Take Home 43 Honors at L.A. International Beer Competition

The 2018 competition season starts off with an impressive showing by members of the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild at this year’s Los Angeles International Beer Competition held at the Los Angeles County Fair. The annual competition which draws both local and international brewery contestants yielded a total of 43 honors for LABG brewers spread … Read more

L.A. County Brewers Guild Contributes $96M Into Local Economy

The Los Angeles County Brewers Guild partnered with a team from the UCLA Applied Research Department to commission an economic impact analysis report detailing the contributions of local, small, and independent craft breweries within our region. The study was conducted from October 2017 and concluded with a presentation in March 2018. This hyper-localized report is … Read more

L.A. Brewers Partners with BeerAdvocate for Extreme Beer Fest LA

Los Angeles, September 28—BeerAdvocate is proud to name the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild as the non-profit partner for its first Extreme Beer Fest® in Los Angeles on Saturday, December 9th, 2017. Regularly mentioned as one of the country’s best beer events, the one-day, two-session, fest will be held at the California Market Center and will feature some of the … Read more

L.A. Brewers Add 21 San Diego International Medals to 2017 Wins

Just days after big wins at the Los Angeles International Beer Competition, 16 brewery members of the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild were awarded an additional 21 medals at the San Diego International Beer Competition making this year the most successful for county accolades awarded to L.A. Brewers in regional commercial beer contests. Awards were … Read more

L.A. Brewers Take 23 Medals at L.A. International Beer Competition 2017

The Los Angeles County Brewers Guild took home a combined 23 medals and 4 honorable mentions at the 2017 Los Angeles International Beer Competition held at the L.A. County Fairplex marking the highest number of Guild wins in the history of the competition. Recognition was given to 19 L.A. Brewers Guild members and were broken … Read more

L.A. Brewers Guild Members Take Home Record-Setting Medals at GABF

Seven brewery members of the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild earned medals at the 2016 Great American Beer Festival which took place in Denver on October 9 marking the largest number of unique GABF accolades awarded to L.A.-area brewers in the history of the competition. California took home a cumulative 68 medals across the golden … Read more