Awards

GREAT AMERICAN BEER FESTIVAL

Bronze Medal win at 2014 GABF for Berliner Weisse

Bronze Medal win at 2014 GABF for Berliner Weisse

2014 Gold MedalArctic Alchemy

2014 Bronze MedalBerliner Weiss
2011 Bronze MedalArctic Alchemy
2009 Bronze Medal – Rude Elf’s Reserve®
2009 Silver Medal – Bagpiper’s® Scotch Ale
2008 Bronze Medal  – Bagpiper’s Scotch Ale
2007 Gold Medal – Pro-Am William Allen IPA
2006 Bronze MedalBerliner Weiss

WORLD BEER CHAMPIONSHIPS

GoldArctic Alchemy – 2012
GoldDevious Imperial Pumpkin® – 2011
SilverBlueberry Belch® – 2011
Silver – Chain Link Pilsener – 2006
Gold – Kriek Lambic – 2005
Silver – Rude Elf’s Reserve – 2002
Silver – Fegley’s ESB – 2001
Silver – Framboise Lambic – 2001

WORLD BEER CUP

Gold Medal win at 2014 GABF for Arctic Alchemy

Gold Medal win at 2014 GABF for Arctic Alchemy

Bronze – Framboise Lambic – 2008
Category 44: Belgian-Style Sour Ale, 28 entries
Gold: Geuze Boon, Boon Brouwerij N.V., Lembeek,

Belgium
Silver: Oude Geuze Ale Oud Beersel, Oud Beersel, Brussels, Belgium
Bronze: Framboise, Allentown & Bethlehem Brew Works, Allentown, PA

“In the highly competitive international field of Belgian-Style Sour Ale, Allentown & Bethlehem Brew Works in Allentown, Pennsylvania was awarded the Bronze for Framboise, placing it in the limelight with Gold winner Geuze Boon from Boon Brouwerij N.V. in Lembeek, Belgium and Silver winner Oude Geuze Ale Oud Beersel from Oud Beersel in Brussels, Belgium. A little prince among giants!”

 – Carolyn Smagalski, BellaOnline’s Beer and Brewing Editor

“Last month, Bethlehem’s raspberry-flavored Framboise was named the bronze medalist Belgian-style sour ale at the biennial World Beer Cup. It finished just behind two of the world’s most highly regarded lambics, Geuze Boon and Oud Beersel Oude Gueuze – both made in the Zenne Valley.”

– Joe Sixpack, Philadelphia Daily News

MISC BREWERY AWARDS

“Best Local Brewery” – Allentown and Bethlehem Brew Works – Lehigh Valley Style Magazine ‘Best of the Valley’ – 2015

“Best Summer Beer” – Fegley’s Brew Works Blueberry Belch – Philadelphia Summer Ale Festival at the Philadelphia Zoo – 2011

RESTAURANT AND BREWERY AWARDS

READERS CHOICE AWARDS, MORNING CALL (TRIBUNE)
  • 2015 Best Beer List or Menu
  • 2014 Best Beer List
  • 2013 Best Beer List
  • 2012 Best Beer List, Best PA Dutch Food
  • 2011 Best Beer List
  • 2007 Best New Restaurant, Best Beer List, Best Bar Overall
  • 2006 Best Bar Overall
  • 2005 Best Microbrewery, Best Beer Selection
  • 2004 Best Microbrewery, Best Beer Selection
BEST OF THE VALLEY, LV STYLE MAGAZINE
  • 2016 – “Best Local Brewery” and “Best Place for a Casual Date” – Allentown and Bethlehem Brew Works
  • 2015 – “Best Local Brewery” and “Best Place for a Casual Date” – Allentown and Bethlehem Brew Works – Lehigh Valley Style Magazine ‘Best of the Valley
BEST OF THE VALLEY, LEHIGH VALLEY MAGAZINE
  • 2015 Best Microbrewery
  • 2012 Best Beer List/Menu
  • 2011 Best Happy Hour
  • 2010 Best Beer Selection, Best Happy Hour
  • 2009 Best Bartenders, Best Beer Selection
  • 2004 Best Overall Bar
READER’S CHOICE AWARDS, BETHLEHEM PATCH
  • 2012 Best Bar
BLUES BREWS AND BBQ ALLENTOWN, PA
  • 2009 Best Baked Beans
  • 2014 Best Pork, Beans and Hot Slaw
  • 2015 Best Pork & Beef
SOUPER BOWL CHAMPION
ARTSQUEST APPETIZER BOWL
  • 2012 People’s Choice Award
  • 2012 Runner Up From Judges
ALLENTOWN PRESERVATION LEAGUE AWARD
  • May 2007, restoration and rebirth of property for Allentown Brew Works
ALLENTOWN MAYORAL CITATION
  • Allentown Brew Works Appreciation Day, October 12th, 2007
  • Allentown Brew Works Appreciation Day, May 6th, 2009
COUNTY EXECUTIVE PROCLAMATION
  • May 2009, for Superior Commitment to the Greater Lehigh Valley
PA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CERTIFICATE,  JENNIFER MANN, HR132
  • Downtown Commitment Award
  • PA Diversity Network Award
SENATE OF PENNSYLVANIA CERTIFICATE, PATRICK M BROWNE, PASEN16
  • PA Diversity Network Award
U.S. CONGRESSIONAL CERTIFICATE OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION, HON. CHARLES W. DENT, PA 15
  • PA Diversity Award
U.S. SENATE CERTIFICATE OF SPECIAL RECOGNITION, HON. ARLEN SPECTER
  • PA Diversity Award
Delaware Valley Green Building Council
  • Sustainability Partner Award

2015 Readers' ChoiceLehigh Valley Magazinedel val award

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