The North American Beer Awards, held on June 1, 2013, in conjunction with the Mountain Brewers Beer Fest in Idaho Falls, ID. The competition provides an opportunity for commercially produced beers to be judged against the best beers in the country. NABA holds this prestigious brewing competition annually. Judges include brew masters from major national breweries as well as experts from small, independent breweries. Also judging are beer journalists and certified judges.
Chuckanut, Deshutes, Reubens, Stone and Widmer were among the big local winners.