Eddyline Brewery – That Eddy’s Drop WCIPA 6.2% – was crowned Champion Beer 2022 at the 15th Annual WCIPA on Friday night at The Malthouse. After a huge judging process held at The Fork and Brewer, “That Eddy’s Drop” became the hottest beer in the country from 36 entrants at this years WCIPA Challenge.

Crowned for the very first time with the prestigious Golden Gumboots, head brewer Allan Wood said the win “meant the world” to everyone at Eddyline and they were all “beyond stoked” to take out WCIPA 15. Eddylines Moab was in the house to share the customary “shoey” with the crowd as everyone belted out WCIPA anthem “We are the Champions”.

A tight second Place was taken out by 2021 winners Baylands Brewery with “The West Coast Electric” WCIPA 6.7% and third by Brave Brewing from Hastings with “Out Come the WCIPAS” 7.2%.

Most of the WCIPA’S are still pouring at both venues for a limited time so if you couldn’t make it along on the night, come on down and pick your own winners!