Champion IPA Trophy Presented by HopCo

A great India Pale Ale is all about hops, and that is we are excited to announce HopCo will present the Champion India Pale Ale at this year’s Independent Beer Awards. HopCo tell us they are thrilled to partner again with the IBA, celebrate the 2020 Indies, and award the winner of the Champion IPA with 100kg of New Zealand grown Nelson Sauvin hops.

“It’s been incredibly heartening to see the industry pull together throughout these last few months,” says Sandy Ross, HopCo owner. “Let’s keep charging forward with the same resilience and creativity we’ve seen all year.” It’s a thanks to the industry for continuously bringing their best to the table in what has proved to be a difficult year.

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