This year’s Beerfest held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada had over 16,000 attendees and more than 700 varietals to choose from. The votes for the show’s #1 fan favourite beer were finally tallied and Früh came out on top.
“We didn't just want to bring another beer into Canada. We wanted to bring the entire lifestyle and culture surrounding this unique brand. Früh Kölsch is an experience. To think that Calgarians would take the time to fill out a ballot and vote for Früh beer as the best beer of the show is truly amazing. This just proves that Canadians love a true authentic Kölsch style beer and especially Früh Kölsch.” stated Brent Bedford, Founder of Graffiti Group.
Thanks to all of the people who took the time to vote for their favourite beer and a big congratulations also to the second and third place Fan Favourite winners: Village Brewery and Tool Shed Brewing Company.
At the same show, Früh Kölsch also took home a prestigious Gold Medal in the show’s blind tasting competition by a panel of esteemed industry judges.
Distinctive to the city of Cologne, Germany since 1904, Früh Kölsch has a long been known as a fresh and delicate, all-natural, top fermented lager. The Früh family recipe has been passed on for five generations, making it ‘s taste unique through tradition and heritage.