Grand Imperial Porter – Beer of the Year 2010
BEER OF THE YEAR is the title and medal awarded by the Society for the Promotion of Beer Culture “Bractwo Piwne.” It is a nationwide organization of beer consumers that was established in 1995. Its aim is to popularize beer as an alternative drink to high-percentage alcoholic beverages, educate beer consumers and cooperate with the brewing industry. Bractwo Piwne is the only organization that represents Poland in the European Union of Beer Consumers.
The title BEER OF THE YEAR is the result of the sum of the scores obtained by a given beer during beer competitions – both amateur and professional – held in Poland during a given calendar year. This means that the BEER OF THE YEAR title is a form of summing up and appreciating the work of a given brewery during the year.