Devils Backbone Brewing , based here in Nelson County, knocked it out of the park at The Great American Beer Festival  held in Denver over the weekend. For the second year in a row  the soon to be 5 year old brewery (next month in November) and brewpub also won Small Brewpub & Small Brewpub Brewer of the Year, and they are headed home with 2 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze medals for their craft beers.
Three Brothers Brewing in Harrisonburg (our March 2013 cover story here on 3 Brothers) , a newcomer to the craft brew scene, also captured a bronze for their Rum Barrel Belgian Dubbel Style Ale
Congrats to DBBC and all of the winners!!