Without the support from our fans from around the world these awards would not be possible. Thank you for your continued support!!!

Our extensive awards are cataloged below.

2021

2021 |
Great American Beer Festival (GABF); 2 Awards

Awarded in October 2021, here's our latest round of awards:

  • Hoppin' Frog's Pentuple: Strong Belgian Ale - Gold
  • Hoppin' Frog's Frogichlaus Swiss-style Celebration Lager - Bronze

2021 |
Australian International Beer Awards; 3 Awards

Awarded in May 2021, here's our latest round of awards:

  • Hoppin' Frog's Barrel-Aged Frogichlaus Swiss-style Celebration Lager: Wood and Barrel-Aged Strong Beer - Gold
  • Hoppin' Frog's Peanut Butter Hazelnut Caramel Chocolate Cake Stout: Other Flavored Specialty Beer - Gold
  • Hoppin' Frog's B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout: Imperial Stout - Silver

2021 |
Greg Sheppard Memorial Trophy

Awarded in May 2021, here's our latest round of awards:

  • Hoppin' Frog Brewery - Greg Sheppard Memorial Trophy for the Best New Exhibitor (brewery)

2021 |
RateBeer's Best; 3 Awards - RateBeer.com

RateBeer.com is the world's largest and most comprehensive beer-rating website. In February 2021, we've won an amazing 3 awards from them!!!

  • 26th Best Brewer In The World and One of the Top 100 Brewers In The World for 14 Years In-A-Row !!!
  • Best Brewer In Ohio !!!
  • Best Beer in Ohio: Rocky Mountain Barrel-Aged D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer !!!

2020

2020 |
Brussels Beer Challenge; 2 Awards

Awarded in December 2020, here's our latest round of awards:

  • Hoppin' Frog's Peanut Butter Hazelnut Caramel Chocolate Cake Stout: Other Flavored Specialty Beer - Gold
  • Hoppin' Frog's B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout: Imperial Stout - Silver

2020 |
European Beer Star Competition; 2 Awards

Awarded in November 2020, here's our latest round of awards:

  • Hoppin' Frog's QORIS The Quasher Quadruple Oatmeal Imperial Stout: Ultra-Strong Beer - Gold
  • Hoppin' Frog's Infusion A Peanut Butter Chocolate Coffee Porter: Herb and Spice - Bronze

2020 |
RateBeer's Best; 4 Awards - RateBeer.com

20th. Best Brewer In The World, and One Of The Top 100 Brewers In The World for 13 Years In-A-Row, plus Top Brewer AND Top Tap Room In Ohio, & Top Beer In Ohio (Barrel Aged D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer: Double Imperial Stout)

RateBeer.com is the world's largest and most comprehensive beer-rating website. It has now compiled millions of ratings from over 33,000 brewers worldwide, and we've won an amazing 4 awards this year from them!!!

Released in early 2020 for the previous year, here's our latest round of RateBeer.com awards:

  • 20th. Best Brewer In The World for 2019 !!! Now One Of The Top 100 Brewers In The World for 13 years in a row !!! Full list.
  • Best Brewer In Ohio !!! Full list.
  • Best Tap Room In Ohio !!! Full list.
  • Best Beer In Ohio !!! -- Barrel Aged D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer: Double Imperial Stout. Full list.

2019

2019 |
Hoppin' Frog's Pentuple: Strong Belgian Ale - Bronze Medal - GABF

Hoppin’ Frog wins again at the Great American Beer Festival! In October 2019, we won the Bronze Medal for our newly-released Pentuple!! With the enormous growth of the craft beer industry in the past few years, this is a huge testament to our continued dedication in making world-class beer! The GABF is one of the most respected contests in America, is the largest contest we can enter, with more than 9400 beers entered this year.

2019 |
RateBeer's Best; 3 Awards - RateBeer.com

One Of The Top 100 Brewers In The World for 12 Years In-A-Row, plus Top Brewer AND Top Tap Room In Ohio

RateBeer.com is the world's largest and most comprehensive beer-rating website. It has now compiled millions of ratings from over 33,000 brewers worldwide, and we've won an amazing 3 awards this year from them!!!

Released in early 2019 for the previous year, here's our latest round of RateBeer.com awards:

2018

2018 |
RateBeer.com

Top 100 Brewers in the World, Top Brewer AND Top Tap Room In Ohio, Top Beer In Ohio (Barrel Aged T.O.R.I.S. The Tyrant: Triple Imperial Stout)

RateBeer.com is the world's largest consumer beer-rating website. It has now compiled millions of ratings from over 27,000 brewers worldwide, and we've won an amazing 4 awards this year from them!!!

Released in early 2018 for the previous year, here's our latest round of RateBeer.com awards:

  • Top 100 Brewers In The World for 2017. Full list.
  • Top Brewer In Ohio.
  • Top Tap Room In Ohio.
  • Top Beer In Ohio with Barrel Aged T.O.R.I.S. The Tyrant: Triple Imperial Stout. Full list.

With the enormous growth of craft beer, more than ever we are extremely proud of these honors! Thanks to all of our loyal fans around the world for making these awards possible!

2017

2017 |
RateBeer.com

Top 100 Brewers in the World, and Top 15 Porters In The World (Infusion A Peanut Butter Chocolate Coffee Porter)

RateBeer.com is the world's largest consumer beer-rating website. It has compiled millions of ratings from over 24,000 brewers worldwide, and we've won an impressive round of awards from them!

Released in early 2017 for the previous year, here's our latest round of RateBeer.com awards:

  • Top 100 Brewers In The World for 2016. Full list.
  • Infusion A Peanut Butter Chocolate Coffee Porter in rated Top 15 Porters In The World for 2016. Full list.

Once again we are extremely proud of these honors! Thanks to all of our loyal fans around the world for making these awards possible!

2016

2016 |
Ohio's Top Brewery Worth Traveling For

Rated Ohio's Top Brewery Worth Traveling For (again!) by TripAdvisor's Flipkey blog!

50 States Series: Top Wineries & Breweries Worth Traveling For (2016 Edition!)

2016 |
RateBeer.com

Top 100 Brewers in the World, and Top Beer in Ohio (Barrel-Aged D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer Double Oatmeal Imperial Stout)

RateBeer.com is the world's largest beer-rating website. It has compiled over 5 million ratings from over 22,500 brewers worldwide, and we've won an impressive round of awards from them!

Released in early 2016 for the previous year, here's our latest round of RateBeer.com awards:

  • Barrel-Aged D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer Double Oatmeal Imperial Stout is rated the Top Beer in Ohio for 2015. Full list.
  • Top 100 Brewers In The World for 2015. Full list.

We are extremely proud of these honors! Thanks to all of our loyal fans around the world for making these awards possible!

2015

2015 |
RateBeer.com

Top 100 Brewers in the World, and Top Beer in Ohio (B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout), Top Brewer In Ohio

RateBeer.com is the world's largest beer-rating website. It has compiled over 5 million ratings from over 19,000 brewers worldwide, and we've won an impressive round of awards from them!

Released in early 2015 for the previous year, here's our latest round of RateBeer.com awards:

  • B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Imperial Stout is rated the Top Beer in Ohio for 2014. Full list.
  • Hoppin’ Frog Brewery is rated the Top Brewery in Ohio for 2014. Full list.
  • Top 100 Brewers in the world for 2014. Full list.

We are extremely proud of these honors! Thanks to all of our loyal fans around the world for making these awards possible!

2014

2014 |
Ohio's Top Brewery Worth Traveling For

Rated Ohio's Top Brewery Worth Traveling For by TripAdvisor's Flipkey blog!

50 States Series: Top Wineries & Breweries Worth Traveling For

2014 |
Top Brewer, Top Beer, and Top Brewer Taproom In Ohio

RateBeer.com is the world's largest beer-rating website. It has compiled over 4 million ratings from over 13,000 brewers worldwide, and we've won an impressive round of awards from them!

Released in early 2014 for the previous year, here's our latest round of RateBeer.com awards:

  • D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer Double Imperial Stout is rated the Top Beer in Ohio for 2013. Full list.
  • Hoppin’ Frog Brewery is rated the Top Brewery in Ohio for 2013. Full list.
  • Hoppin' Frog Tap Room is rated the Top Brewer Taproom in Ohio for 2013. Full list.

We are extremely proud of these honors! Thanks to all of our loyal fans for making these awards possible!

2013

2013 |
17th Best Brewer In The World

Hoppin’ Frog Brewery has been rated the 17th best brewer in the world by RateBeer.com. RateBeer.com conducts the largest beer competition in the world with more than 180,000 beers from over 13,000 brewers worldwide tallied in the 2013 results.

Hoppin’ Frog Brewery has been rated in the Top 25 brewers in the world for the last four years and six years in the top 100 brewers. A true testiment to our intense focus on making great beer.

We are extremely proud of all of our beers and especially proud of our flagship beer – B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout rated the best beer in Ohio for 2013 by RateBeer.com. More details on RateBeer.com.

2013 |
Best Beer & Best Brewer In Ohio

B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout is rated the best beer in Ohio for 2013 by RateBeer.com and Hoppin’ Frog Brewery is rated the best brewery in Ohio for 2013. We are really proud of these honors. More details on RateBeer.com.

2013 |
Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher - Bronze - GABF

Hoppin’ Frog wins again at the Great American Beer Festival! On Saturday, October 12, we won the Bronze Medal for our Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Imperial Stout!! With the enormous growth of the craft beer industry in the past few years, this is a huge testament to our continued dedication in making world-class beer! The GABF is one of the most respected contests in America, is the largest contest we can enter, with more than 4000 beers entered this year – an increase of over 25 percent in just 2 years.

2013 |
Frosted Frog Wins Blind Tasting

Frosted Frog Christmas Ale wins the 2013 Christmas Ale blind taste testing at Vintage Estates Wine and Beer in Boardman, Ohio. This is the fourth year in a row that Frosted Frog has won this special taste testing.

2012

2012 |
International Beer Fest: Hoppin' Frog wins big again

  • Gold Medal - Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S. Imperial Stout – Wood and Barrel Aged Beer Category
  • Silver Medal - Hop Heathen Imperial Black Ale – Specialty Beer Category
  • Bronze Medal - Outta Kilter Wee-Heavy Scotch Red Ale – Irish, Scottish, and English Brown Ales Category
  • Bronze Medal - Turbo Shandy – Fruit Beers Category

2012 |
Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S. takes the gold at the World Beer Cup

At the World Beer Cup in San Diego, Hoppin’ Frog’s Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal-Imperial Stout won the GOLD MEDAL in its category!! This is the Olympics of Brewing - the world’s most prestigious contest, with over 3900 beers entered from almost 800 breweries in 54 countries. We are so happy to be recognized for Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S, winning GOLD in the Wood and Barrel Aged Strong Stout category – this is truly a great honor for us!

2012 |
20th Best Brewery in the World

THE WORLD’S LARGEST BEER COMPETITION – Hoppin’ Frog Brewery was just rated 20th Best Brewery In The World for 2012 by RateBeer.com!! That is 3 years in the Top 25, and 5 years in the TOP 100 – a testiment to our intense focus on making great beer!

RateBeer’s Best was again the largest beer competition in the world — more than 140,000 beers from over 12,000 brewers worldwide were tallied. A particular emphasis was placed on tastings made in the last twelve months. We at Hoppin’ Frog are prouder than ever to be RateBeer’s 20th Best Brewery In The World for 2012!

2012 |
Number One Ohio Brewery/Brewpub

The results of the Beacon’s Best contest for 2012 are published today and we would like to Thank You for voting Hoppin’ Frog Brewery – Number One in the “Ohio Brewery / Brewpub” catagory. This makes four years in a row that Hoppin’ Frog Brewery has been number one in this catagory, and we thank each and every one of you for voting for us! We are truly delighted.

We also are very proud that our D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer, Hopped Up Goose Juice, and Turbo Shandy were voted in the Top 10 in the “Ohio Craft Beer Microbrew” catagory.

2012 |
Best Of The City

Hoppin’ Frog Brewing Company is proud to receive the “Best Of The City” award for 2012 from Akron Life and Leisure Magazine. We appreciate everyone who helped make this possible. akronlife.com

2011

2011 |
B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher - Gold - GABF

Hoppin’ Frog Brewery won the Gold Medal for B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout at the 2011 Great American Beer Festival held in Denver, Colorado. The GABF is considered one of the premier beer competitions in the world, and 516 breweries competed for awards in 83 different catagories. Over 4000 beers were judged in the competition. This is the second Gold Medal for B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher, having also won the competition in 2008. Congratulations Fred and staff.

2011 |
Barrel-Aged Naked Evil BBW - Bronze - GABF

Hoppin’ Frog Brewery won the Bronze medal for Barrel-Aged Naked Evil BBW Belgian-style Barley Wine-style Ale, in one of the largest catagories at the GABF: The “Wood and Barrel Aged Strong Beer” catagory.

“BA Naked Evil is our Fifth Anniversary celebration beer and winning a medal at the 2011 GABF makes all of us extremely happy.” President and Brewmaster Fred Karm.

2011 |
International Beer Fest: Hoppin' Frog wins big

  • Gold Medal - Turbo Shandy won the Gold Medal at the International Beer Festival in Cleveland.
  • Silver Medal - B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher won the Silver Medal at the International Beer Festival in Cleveland.
  • Silver Medal - Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S. won the Silver Medal at the International Beer Festival in Cleveland.
  • Silver Medal - Café B.O.R.I.S. won the Silver Medal at the International Beer Festival in Cleveland.

2010

2010 |
Frog's Hollow Double Pumpkin - Gold - GABF

Hoppin’ Frog won the gold medal in the field style category for Frog’s Hollow Double Pumpkin Ale! There’s a Place just south they call Frog’s Hollow, with cauldrons afire in Fall, and they only speak in whispers of the name. There’s a brewery they say who has the secret, of spices picked just right. With a crying shout, they’ll knock it out, and hand you this Frog’s delight.

2008

2008 |
B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher - Gold - GABF

B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher Oatmeal Imperial Stout won the Gold Medal at the Great American Beer Festival in Denver.