Robb Tod of Allagash Brewing accepts the 2002 Challenge Cup trophy on behalf of the Great Lost Beer
in his home state of Maine. The trophy was presented at the Falling Rock Tap House
in Denver, Colo., during the Great American Beer festival.
Boscos brewpubs in Memphis and Nashville. Read their intrastate comments.
Champion multi-tap bar
Great Lost Bear in Portland, Maine. Members of the Maine brewing community were in the pub every night.
Champion chain brewery-restaurant
Rock Bottom Restaurant-Brewery in Arlington, Va.
Within BJ's family of restaurants and breweries, establishments competed with each other. BJ's in Chandler, Ariz., which won the big establishment cup and to Portland/Lloyd Center (on Weidler), the small establishment champion.
Kaffeeklatsch Bar in Huntsville, Ala. Only one tap, but lots of fun.