The Great American Beer Festival -- a three-day-long bacchanal in Denver -- happened this weekend, and in addition to our extremely lucky editor chronicling his favorite beers and breweries to watch, some pretty important awards were given out by a panel of professional beer experts. Namely, the best of the best brews in every category of beer there is.
Now, there are 90 distinct types of beer in the competition, and to list all the winners would be pretty exhaustive, so here are the highlights from 15 of the toughest contests. Study up, son.
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