New Helvetia Brewing Co.’s Temple Cascara Golden Ale won a silver medal in September in the coffee beer category at the 2018 Great American Beer Festival in Denver.
“We are shaking with excitement and so so so grateful to be recognized at the largest beer competition in the nation,” Broadway-based New Helvetia proclaimed in a Twitter post. “With 8,864 entries from 2,404 breweries across the country, we are incredibly humbled and honored.”
The gold medal in the coffee beer category went to Kiitos Brewing of Salt Lake City.
The only other Sacramento brewery to be honored was Alaro Craft Brewery, which won the gold medal in the English style India pale ale category. Sudwerk Brewing Co. of Davis won the silver medal in the American-style amber lager category.