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The RAM Awarded Two Medals at the Washington Beer Awards!

LAKEWOOD, WA – The RAM Restaurant and Brewery continued their Northwestern success bringing home two bronze medals from the 3rd Annual Washington Beer Awards at the Washington Brewers Festival on Saturday, June 20th. RAM Brewer, Bill Jenkins, from the Northgate RAM Location was awarded for The RAM’s Flagship Blonde Ale and Chachi Rodriguez from The RAM’s production facility in Tacoma was honored for a RAM rotating spring seasonal beer, the Maibock.
“It’s exciting to win a couple of medals at the Washington Beer Awards. It’s awesome to get another medal for our Blonde, which pours at all locations year round and shows the passion and quality of our brewers. This year’s Maibock was one of my favorite batches to date. It was an awesome helles bock. We look forward to that seasonal selection every spring,” said Dave Leonard, Director of Brewing Operations.

The competition is “a way to celebrate Washington’s growing brewing culture and recognize excellance in craft.” The judging for the Washington Beer Awards were held on May 30th, drawing over 700 entries from 70 breweries from across the state. Medals were awarded in 45 different categories by a panel who evaluated beers spanning 100 styles from the Brewers Association Beer Style Guidelines. For a complete list of winners and other information about the Awards please visit

Celebrating 20 years of brewing excellence, The RAM’s Bigger, Better, Fresher beers are locally brewed and nationally recognized. Focusing on quality, consistency, and drinkability, The RAM has been rewarded over the years with guest loyalty and industry recognition having received accolades from many competitions. For additional information please contact Director of Brewing Operations Dave Leonard at

Stop by the RAM today and raise a toast to your award winning brews! Please visit for additional information and to find the RAM near you!

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