ELKINS, W.Va. (WBOY) — The Big Timber Brewing Company brought international attention to the West Virginia beer scene earlier this month at the World Beer Cup, a global beer competition that attracted 2,375 other breweries from 51 different countries.
On May 10 Big Timber Brewing from Elkins won the bronze medal in the Robust Porter category for its Porter. This comes off the back of a silver medal in the same category at the Great American Beer Festival back in the fall of 2022.
“It’s pretty cool to place in that,” Matt Kwasniewski said, the brewery’s founder. “I’ve always viewed them as the most in-depth and broadest competitions in the world.”