Taste NY Governor's Cup Craft Beer Competition

To make a great craft beer you bring all of your artistry, dedication, science and passion to the table. We bring the most respected judges from the industry to the other side of that table.

OUR GOAL IS TO INCREASE AWARENESS IN YOUR BREWERY AND HELP YOU SELL MORE GREAT BEER!

 

Our Judges

WE HAVE THE BEST JUDGES. Our judges include the most influential people in the NY beer industry, including Brewmasters, Cicerones, BJCP judges, educators, retailers, and industry writers and consultants.

Amber and Dark Lagers

Amber/Red Ale (British, American, Irish, Scottish)

American IPA

American DIPA

American IPA Variations

Barrel Aged Sour

Barrel Aged (non-Sour)

Belgian Farmhouse

Belgian Other (Trappist, Strong, etc.)

Experimental

Fruit and Spice Beer

Golden/Blonde Ale (American, Kolsch, Cream Ale)

Imperial Stout and Porter

Light Lagers

NYS Beer

Pale Ale

Porter, Stout and Brown Ale (Non Imperial)

Strong Ale (non-Belgian)

Wheat Beer (American, Wit, Hefe)

Wild and Sour Ale