The day we know the final four contestants for the 2013 Stanley Cup we also have the last 4 beers in the 2013 #BFF4! In this years Final 4 we have two #1 seeds going up against each other on one side of the bracket and we have two beers who have already had to defeat more popular brews to get to this point.
If you need some help deciding you can watch each video for our “expert” opinion. If you’d like to tell us why one of these beers should win over the other you can tweet us @thebeerfriends or find us on Facebook. it won’t help that beer win any but we’ll enjoy it.
EAST vs MIDWEST
#1 vs #1
#1 Cigar City Maduro Brown
#1 Left Hand Milk Stout
Both of these brews had to defeat some great breweries and beers to make it to this point. Both being #1 seeds there were expected to make it far in this tournament, but now only 1 can move forward into the championship round.
WEST vs NY/CA
#6 vs #4
#6 21st Amendment Bitter American
#4 Sierra Nevada Southern Hemisphere Hop Harvest (2011)
These 2 underdogs have a great fan following that has propelled them through this tournament. This battle two brews that use hops uniquely, it's the Hoppy Session ale up against the Fresh Hop Harvest Ale.