Fredericksburg area craft breweries racked up six awards, include three for first place, in the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild’s 2019 Virginia Craft Beer Cup.

This year, 342 beers in 35 categories competed for awards. The judging took place Saturday at Hardywood Park Craft Brewery in Richmond.

Stafford Brewery Winner:

  • Adventure Brewing: first place for Black Sail Scotch Ale in the Strong British Ale category; and third place for Wicked Nymph Imperial Stout in the American Porter and Stout category.