Bronze medals for brewery's beer, stout

Invercargill Brewery has won two bronze medals at the Alltech Commonwealth Craft Beer Cup.

Smokin' Bishop and the Pitch Black Imperial Stout both won bronze medals at the cup, which was announced in Kentucky at the weekend.

One thousand beers from 30 countries were entered in the contest with 45 bronze, 36 silver and six gold medals awarded - of which eight came to New Zealand breweries.

The overall winner was a small Hungarian brewery, Zip's Brewhouse, of Miskolc.

The Southland Times