East Brother Beer brings home gold, silver at USA Beer Ratings

Richmond's East Brother Beer expands into Texas
East Brother Beer Lineup (Photo courtesy of East Brother Beer.)

By Kathy Chouteau

Richmond’s East Brother Beer Co. recently announced some “hoppy” news on social media: All five of its core beers won medals at the 2021 USA Beer Ratings, including two gold and three silver.

“It’s not just Team USA that’s coming home with a bunch of medals,” joked brewery reps in the post.

East Brother’s Bo Pils and Gold IPA both were awarded gold medals and 90 points, while its Red Lager (86 points), Red IPA (86 points) and Oatmeal Stout (89 points) won silver medals. Check out East Brother’s short video about its own winners here and see the full list of 2021 winners here.

The winning brews can be sampled by ordering online or at East Brother’s taproom at 1001 Canal Blvd. in Richmond, which is open Wed.-Fri. from 4-9 p.m., Sat. from 12-9 p.m. and Sun. from 12-8 p.m. The taproom is closed Mon. and Tues. Call (510) 230-4081 or click here for more info.