Gold Medal Boosts Spirits at Columbia Craft Brewing Co.

Friday, November 20th, 2020

His superstitious nature kept Shaun Piggott from hearing the news when it happened.

Piggott, head brewer at Columbia Craft Brewing Co., was on his way to dinner with his girlfriend as the Great American Beer Festival awards were being live-streamed last month. A later check of his phone revealed a cascade of messages and led to the realization that one of his creations had won a gold medal at festival, which drew 8,806 entries from 1,720 breweries nationwide.

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