Awards

Gabf2020

Since Opening in 2009, Sun King Brewery has won more Great American Beer Festival® and World Beer Cup® medals combined than any other Indiana brewery. In fact, Sun King ranks in the top five of all combined GABF and WBC medal recipients worldwide in that time span. In addition, Sun King was named the Grand Champion Brewery at the 2019 U.S. Open Beer Championship.

Gold Medal Winners

Afternoon Delight • Wood & Barrel-Aged Beer • 2020 GABF®
Midnight Choir Dark Sour Ale • Fruited Wood & Barrel-Aged Sour Beer • 2019 GABF®
Small Batch Eis Nine • German-Style Doppelbock or Eisbock • 2019 GABF®
Getting By on Central Time • Collaboration Competition • 2019 GABF®
Pachanga Mexican-Style Lager • International Style Pilsner • 2019 U.S. Beer Open
Cherry Busey Flanders-Style Red Ale • Belgian-Style Fruit Beer • 2019 U.S. Beer Open
Midnight Choir Dark Sour Ale • Wild Beer • 2019 U.S. Beer Open
Sunlight Cream Ale • Golden or Blonde Ale • 2015 GABF®
Lonesome Dove • Wood and Barrel-aged Strong Beer • 2014 GABF®
Afternoon Delight • Wood and Barrel-aged Strong Beer • 2013 GABF®
Johan the Barleywine • Barley-wine Style Ale • 2012 GABF®
The Velvet Fog • Belgian-style Dark Strong Ale • 2012 WBC®
Java Mac • Coffee Beer • 2011 GABF®
Ring of Dingle • Classic Irish-style Dry Stout • 2011 GABF®
Buffalo Slumber • Belgian-style Strong Specialty Ale • 2011 GABF®
Wee Muckle • Scotch Ale • 2011 GABF®

Silver Medal Winners

Gran Muckle Cinnamon Whiskey Wee Heavy • Wood & Barrel-Aged Beer • 2019 GABF®
Shadow Proof Imperial Stout • Russian/British Imperial Stout • 2019 U.S. Beer Open
Bourbon Barrel Shadow Proof • Barrel-Aged Stout • 2019 U.S. Beer Open
Touched by an Angel Barrel-Aged Tripel • Brandy Barrel-Aged Beer • 2019 U.S. Beer Open
Magpie Muckle • Wood and Barrel-aged Beer • 2017 GABF®
Cherry Busey • Belgian-style Fruit Beer • 2016 GABF®
Sympathy for the Devil • Wood and Barrel-aged Strong Beer • 2015 GABF®
Sympathy for the Devil • Wood and Barrel-aged Strong Beer • 2014 GABF®
Diddy Muckle (aka Pappy Van Muckle) • Strong/Imperial Dark Beer • 2012 GABF®
Ring of Dingle • Classic Irish-style Dry Stout • 2012 WBC®
Wee Pogue • Wood and Barrel-aged Beer • 2011 GABF®
Bourbon Barrel Johan • Wood and Barrel-aged Strong Beer • 2011 GABF®
Popcorn Pilsner • American-style or International-style Pilsener • 2011 GABF®
The Golden Slumber • Belgian-style Abbey Ale • 2010 GABF®
Sunlight Cream Ale • Golden or Blonde Ale • 2010 WBC®

Bronze Medal Winners

Pachanga • Light Lager • 2020 GABF®
Sunlight Cream Ale • Golden or Blonde Ale • 2020 GABF®
Cherry Busey • Fruited Wood & Barrel-Aged Sour Beer • 2020 GABF®
Cherry Busey • Belgian-style Fruit Beer • 2017 GABF®
Cherry Busey • Belgian-style Fruit Beer • 2015 GABF®
Johan the Barleywine • Barley Wine-style Ale • 2014 WBC®
Dominator Doppelbock • German-style Doppelbock or Eisbock • 2012 WBC®
Johan the Barleywine • Barley Wine-style Ale • 2011 GABF®
Dominator Doppelbock • German-style Doppelbock or Eisbock • 2010 GABF®
Dominator Doppelbock • German-style Doppelbock or Eisbock • 2010 WBC®