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Cigar City comes in 5th at 2015 U.S. Open Beer Championship

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Cigar City Brewing, the godfather of the Bay Area’s well-documented and booming craft beer scene, is garnering evermore international acclaim. This past weekend, the Tampa microbrewery was recognized as 2015’s fifth best overall brewery at the U.S. Open Beer Championship. Over 4,000 beers and ciders, comprising 90 different styles of drink, were sent in to judges from Canada, England and the U.S. for a blind taste-test. The competition, which is open to professional breweries as well as award-winning home-brewers, saw…

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