Bristol Brewing Company has a long history of medaling at the Great American Beer Festival. This year, it took home two: bronze for its Laughing Lab Scottish Ale, and silver for its Old #23 Barley Wine. It was the only Colorado Springs-based brewery to medal in this year's competition.
Here's Bristol's sentiment, via Facebook:
Look for more on the GABF in the Sept. 30 issue of the Independent, and congratulations to all involved. Here is a full list of the winners.