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Utah brewers bring home 5 medals from Denver Beer Fest
Utah beer brewers earned five medals — one gold, two silver and two bronze — during the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) held in Denver this past weekend.
Hoppers Grill and Brewing Co. in Midvale and its Helles Festbier beer earned the state's only gold in the Munich-Style Helles category.
According to GABF officials, there were more than 4,800 entries from 745 brewers in this year's competition. Medals were awarded in 84 different beer categories, covering 138 different beer styles.