Alaskan Brewing Co. recognized with international awards

Posted: Wednesday, April 12, 2000

JUNEAU (AP) -- The Alaskan Brewing Company won two medals for excellence Tuesday at an international competition in London.

The Juneau-based brewery won a gold medal for its Alaskan stout and a silver medal for its Smoked Porter at the 2000 Brewing Industry International Awards.

There were 732 beers entered in 20 classes and only 60 medals awarded.

''We are elated. Winning these awards in an international competition against some of the finest beers in the world is a great honor,'' said company owner Geoff Larson.

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