Awards

Great Divide Brewing Co.

Great Divide brews some of the globe’s most balanced yet assertive and flavorful beers. These beers have landed an impressive amount of acclaim, earning 18 Great American Beer Festival medals and 5 World Beer Cup awards. Named “Top Brewer In Colorado” by Ratebeer.com (2013), 12th on their list of “Best Brewers In The World” (2013) and 7th on BeerAdvocate’s “All-Time Top Breweries On Planet Earth” (2010), Great Divide is one of America’s most decorated breweries. But why take their word for it? Crack open a bottle and decide for yourself.

Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti

2013

Great American Beer Festival, Gold Medal, Chocolate Beer

Colette Farmhouse Ale

2010

Great American Beer Festival, Silver Medal, Saison

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, Saison

2011

Australian International Beer Awards, Bronze Medal, Belgian and French Style Ales

Claymore Scotch Ale

2009

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, Scotch Ale/Barleywine

2011

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, Ale Packaged

Denver Pale Ale

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 97

1997

Great American Beer Festival, Bronze Medal, Classic English Style Pale Ale

1998

World Beer Cup, Bronze Medal, Classic English-Style Old Ale

Westword Magazine, “Best of Denver,” Best Pale Ale

1999

Great American Beer Festival, Gold Medal, Classic English-Style Pale Ale

2000

World Beer Cup, Gold Medal, Classic English-Style Old Ale

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Summer- Pale Ale

2002

Great American Beer Festival, Bronze Medal, Classic English-Style Pale Ale

2004

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Summer- Pale Ale

2006

Great American Beer Festival, Bronze Medal, Classic English-Style Pale Ale

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Summer- Best of Rockies/Southwest

Espresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout

2013

Ratebeer’s “Top 50 Beers in the World” #43

Hades Belgian-Style Strong Ale

2007

BeerAdvocate.com, Best of Beer Advocate, Top 25 Beers

2008

European Beer Star, Nuremberg, Silver Award, Belgian-Style Ale

2009

Australian International Beer Awards, Bronze Medal, Belgian-Style Ale

Hercules Double IPA

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 100

2005

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Winter- Double IPA

2006

International Beer Challenge, World’s 50 Best Beers

2007

Australian International Beer Awards, Gold Medal, Imperial IPA

2008

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, Imperial IPA

2009

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, Imperial IPA

 

 

Hibernation Ale

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 98

1997

Great American Beer Festival, Gold Medal, Strong Ale/ English-Style Old Ale

1998

World Beer Cup, Silver Medal, Strong Ale/ English Style Old Ale

2000

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Region

2003

Great American Beer Festival, Silver Medal, Old Ale

Beer Advocate, Best Of BeerAdvocate.com

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Winter- Strong/Old Ale

2004

BeerAdvocate.com, Rating of 90

2006

Great American Beer Festival, Silver Medal, Aged Beer

2007

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Winter- Old/Strong Ale

Hoss Rye Lager

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 97

2009

Great American Beer Festival, Bronze Medal, Rye Beer

2010

World Beer Cup, Bronze Medal

Australian International Beer Awards, Overall Champion Lager

Australian International Beer Awards, Gold Medal, Rye Lager

2011

Australian International Beer Awards, Bronze Medal, Lager Draught

Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 100

2007

European Beer Star, Nuremberg, Silver Medal, Stout

Australian International Beer Awards, Bronze Medal, Wood-Aged Beers

2008

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, Wood-Aged Beer

2009

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, Wood-Aged Beer

 

Old Ruffian Barley Wine

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 99

2005

Great American Beer Festival, Bronze Medal, Barley Wine

United States Beer Tasting Competition, Regional Champion, Winter- Barley Wine

2006

Great American Beer Festival, Gold Medal, Barley Wine

United States Beer Tasting Competition, Grand Champion, Winter- Barley Wine

Great Alaska Beer and Barley Wine Festival, Honorable Mention, Barley Wine

2007

United States Beer Tasting Competition, Regional Champion, Winter- Barley Wine

2009

Great American Beer Festival, Bronze Medal, Barley Wine

Rumble IPA

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 96

2010

Stockholm Beer and Whiskey Festival, Bronze Medal

Samurai Rice Ale

2007

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Best of the Rockies, Golden Ale/Kolsch

Titan IPA

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 98

2003

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Summer- India Pale Ale

2004

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Summer- IPA

BeerAdvocate.com, Rating of 90

2005

United States Beer Tasting Competition, Regional Champion, Summer- IPA

2006

Stockholm Beer Festival, Bronze Medal

2007

European Beer Star, Nuremberg, Silver Medal, IPA

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, IPA

United States Beer Tasting Competition, Best of the Rockies, Summer- IPA

2008

Australian International Beer Awards, Silver Medal, IPA

 

Wild Raspberry Ale

2003

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Summer- Fruit Beer

2004

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Regional Champion, Summer- Fruit Beer

2007

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Best of the Rockies, Summer- Fruit Beer

Yeti Imperial Stout

Ratebeer.com, Rating of 100

2004

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Honorable Mention, Winter- Imperial Stout

BeerAdvocate.com, Rating of 90

2005

Great American Beer Festival, Silver Medal, Imperial Stout

Great International Beer Competition, Bronze Medal, Strong Beer

United States Beer Tasting Competition, Grand Champion, Winter- Imperial Stout

2006

United States Beer Tasting Championship, Honorable Mention, Winter- Imperial Stout

2007

United States Beer Tasting Competition, Regional Champion, Winter- Imperial Stout

2008

Great American Beer Festival, Bronze Medal, Stout

2009

Great American Beer Festival, Silver Medal, Stout

Brew New Zealand Awards, Silver Medal

European Beer Star, Nuremberg, Bronze Medal