Bellingham breweries keep winning big at state, national and international competitions and they keep winning big. The Washington Beer Awards were announced a few days ago and between Aslan, Boundary, Chuckanut, Kulshan and Wander we won 13 awards. That’s the biggest haul of awards our city has won at any event at any event. Ever. That’s one award for every 6,356 Bellingham residents. Chuckanut and Wander won the most awards, with four medals each.

Last year Bellingham breweries won 12 awards at the Washington Beer Awards.

Aslan300Aslan Brewing

German Sour Beers

Bronze – Disco Lemonade

Washington Pro-Am

Gold – Aslan Brewing Co & Jenn Tadder – Lucky Break

Boundary Bay

Boundary Bay Brewery

Belgian Strong Ales

Gold –Wonderland Belgian Strong Golden

Chuckanut300Chuckanut Brewery

Smoke Beers

Gold – Chuckanut Helles Rauchbier


Bronze – Chuckanut Pils

European Amber & Dark Lagers:

Gold- Chuckanut Dunkel

Strong Lagers

Gold – Chuckanut Maibock

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Other Porters

Gold – Transporter

Herb & Spice Beers

Gold – Royal Tannenbaum


Wander Brewing

Wood & Barrel Aged Beers

Gold – Wild Warehouse

Irish Stouts

Silver – Correspondent

Abbey-Inspired Dark Ales

Gold – Together

Belgian Fruit Beers

Silver – Cranberry Fruit Puncheon


Full List of Winners