Thanks to all who participated in the 2016 Delafield Brewhaus Schnapp Hans Cup.

There were 150 entries judged and 84 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stDerrick FlippinWaging Heavy Peace6C: Dunkels BockNoble Order of the Tenuously Affiliated Homebrew Club

Best of Show – Schnapp Hans Cup

2015 Delafield Brewhaus Schnapp Hans Cup Organized By the Delafield Brewhaus > 2015 Delafield Brewhaus Schnapp Hans Cup

The Best of Show Winner will take home the Schnapp Hans Cup and have their winning recipe brewed with John Harrison at the Delafield Brewhaus on their production system.


PlaceBrewer(s)Entry NameStyleClub
1stDerrick FlippinWaging Heavy Peace6C: Dunkels BockNoble Order of the Tenuously Affiliated Homebrew Club

Winning Entries

Table 1: Pale Lagers (9 entries)

1stDerrick FlippinFighting For Freedom Of Silence!3C: Czech Amber Lager
2ndSig CoppleMidwest Polite1B: American Lager
3rdDavid Johnson2016 Lite Lager 1A: American Light Lager

Table 2: Pale Malty European Lager (8 entries)

1stEric Ribecky2016 Festbeir4B: Festbier
2ndJoseph ContiJoe Conti’s Munich Helles4A: Munich Helles
3rdKevin Robertson
Co-Brewer: Tom Bohn
Helle Yes4A: Munich Helles

Table 3: Pale Bitter European Beer (9 entries)

1stMichael MarinoGerman Pils5D: German Pils
2ndRobert Burger
Co-Brewer: Adam Burger, James D'Addio, Salvador Aurelia III, Anna Kim, John Kim, Robert VanEgghen, Josh Case
2016 Oktoberfest Kolsch5B: Kolsch
3rdDerrick FlippinTake My Advice: Don’t Listen To Me5D: German Pils

Table 4: Amber, Malty European Lager (10 entries)

1stDerrick FlippinWaging Heavy Peace6C: Dunkels Bock
2ndRonnie LawsonWCB Oktoberfest6A: Marzen
3rdJon HugheyPDG Marzen6A: Marzen

Table 5: Amber, Hoppy European Beer (8 entries)

1stDerrick FlippinThe Losing End (When You’re On)7A: Vienna Lager
2ndTrey LovelaceTrey’s Alt7B: Altbier
3rdRobert Burger2016 Oktoberfest Alt7B: Altbier

Table 6: Dark European (11 entries)

1stMichael Marino70/- Ale14B: Scottish Heavy
2ndJoseph ContiJoe Conti’s Dunkel8A: Munich Dunkel
3rdMichael MarinoSchwarzbier 8B: Schwarzbier

Table 7: German Wheat Beer (6 entries)

1stRahshal KowalWheat Field Weizenbock10C: Weizenbock
2ndRobert Burger2016 Oktoberfest Hefeweizen10A: Weissbier
3rdJorge I. Ramos-Lugo
Co-Brewer: Santia Velazquez, Enrique Fernandez, Francisco Marcano, Jorge Santiago Murphy, Arturo Ferrer
Netaweizen10A: Weissbier

Table 8: Bitter & Brown English Beer (10 entries)

1stJoe EdidinMild13A: Dark Mild
2ndDerrick FlippinInto The Blue (Out Of The Black)11B: Best Bitter
3rdDerrick FlippinInto The Black (Out Of The Blue)11A: Ordinary Bitter

Table 9: IPAs (17 entries)

1stKevin WojdakKilted Hop White Dragon White IPA 21B: Specialty IPA
2ndDavid JohnsonEnglish IPA #212C: English IPA
3rdSteven RapkoIIPA 22A: Double IPA

Table 10: Dark & Strong British (11 entries)

1stJoseph YeadoMilk Stout16A: Sweet Stout
2ndJeff MuseMother’s Milk16A: Sweet Stout
3rdDerrick FlippinAvocet (Thanks Jansch)17C: Wee Heavy

Table 11: Pale American Ale (10 entries)

1stJoseph ContiJoe Conti’s Pale Ale18B: American Pale Ale
2ndJoe EdidinBlonde Moment18A: Blonde Ale
3rdAlan YoungGet Lucky18B: American Pale Ale

Table 12: Amber & Brown American (10 entries)

1stJohn Blythin
Co-Brewer: Renee Weinberger
Really Useful Lager19B: California Common
2ndDerrick FlippinMaybe Marlon Brando Will Be There By The Fire19A: American Amber Ale
3rdAlan YoungRVL’s19C: American Brown Ale

Table 13: American Porter & Stout (10 entries)

1stRonnie LawsonGB-37 - Judged As A 33A With The Comments You Provided.20C: Imperial Stout
2ndMichael SandeStout?20B: American Stout
3rdRyan StapletonMrs. Stoutfire20C: Imperial Stout

Table 14: Belgian Ale (12 entries)

1stJason ChangSaison DuChang25B: Saison
2ndDerrick FlippinThe Devil Fools With The Best Laid Plans25C: Belgian Golden Strong Ale
3rdMichael MarinoSummer Saison 25B: Saison

Table 15: Trappist Ale (9 entries)

1stDerrick FlippinNine Degrees Of Pocahontas26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2ndTom GilbertGilbert Draak26D: Belgian Dark Strong Ale
3rdJeff Muse Dubbel Dubbel, Boil And Trouble26B: Belgian Dubbel