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ELIGIBILITY:
This contest is open to legal U.S. residents at least 21 years of age at the date of entry.  This contest is void outside of the U.S. and where restricted or prohibited by law. Employees of Summit Brewing Company and its affiliates, subsidiaries, parents, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies and members of their immediate families are not eligible to participate. This contest is governed by U.S. law and is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations.  

HOW TO ENTER: To enter, you must complete the registration and consent form below and submit a headline. No purchase is necessary to enter this contest. Entries must be original, neither previously published nor having won any other award. Entries are reviewed on the 15th of every other month and must be received by the 14th of every other month at 11:59 p.m. to be considered. You may submit an unlimited number of entries during the duration of the contest, but Summit Brewing reserves the right to reject and disqualify any entry which Summit Brewing, in its sole discretion, considers objectionable or inconsistent with the goals of this contest. Summit Brewing assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures or lost email entries.

SELECTION OF GRAND PRIZE WINNERS: All entries received will be judged by Summit Brewing and winning entries will be subjectively chosen based on a variety of factors including originality and creativity.  One grand prize winner will be chosen every other month. The decisions of the judges are final and binding in all respects.  

PRIZES: One (1) Grand Prize will be every other month. Grand Prize winners will receive a $50 gift certificate good at the Summit Brewing store, located at 910 Montreal Circle, Saint Paul, MN 55102 or online at www.summitbrewing.com. Winners will be notified via email and a postal address will be requested in order to deliver any prize via standard U.S. mail. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash. Sorry, we can’t give away beer, but you can get some pretty cool Summit apparel and glassware!

HEADLINE SUBMISSION AGREEMENT


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1.  You are 21 years of age or older.  
2.  You represent that you are the author of the headline(s) you are submitting, that you did not knowingly plagiarize the headline(s) in whole or part from another source, and that you are authorized to submit and grant rights to Summit Brewing to this material.  
3.  We may use the material you submit, including the headline, for any promotional purposes relating to Summit Brewing Company.  
4.  You grant Summit Brewing the exclusive royalty-free irrevocable rights, exercisable in its sole discretion, to use, reproduce, copy, publish, display, distribute, perform, translate, adapt, modify and otherwise exploit the headline(s) (in whole or in part) and to incorporate the headline(s) in other works in any and all markets and media, whether now known or hereafter developed, throughout the universe in perpetuity. You understand and agree that Summit Brewing shall have no obligation to copy, publish, display or otherwise exploit the headline(s), nor shall it be obligated to prevent, or have any liability for, any unauthorized copying, publishing, displaying or other exploitation of the headline(s).
5.  You agree to allow use of your name, city of residence and image or likeness in marketing and promotional materials on the Summit Brewing website, without any further compensation to you. You understand that your image may be edited, copied, exhibited, published or distributed and waive the right to inspect or approve the finished product in which your likeness appears.
6.  This Agreement may terminate at any time and will automatically terminate if you fail to comply with any term and no notice is required from Summit Brewing to effect any termination. In the case of any termination, you agree to continue to abide by the provisions of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect after such termination.
7.  We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of this agreement at any time as long as reasonable notice is provided.  
8.  We cannot publish all headlines that are entered. The choice of which headlines are selected for use in Summit Beer advertising or marketing materials is at the sole discretion of Summit Brewing and cannot be disputed.
9.  You represent that you have not (a) submitted material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights; (b) submitted falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage us or any third party; (c) submitted material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate; (d) submitted advertisements or solicitations of business; or (e) impersonated another person.  
10.  You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Summit Brewing and its directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims, actions, fines, demands, damages, costs, liabilities, losses and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) including any third party claims (a) arising out of your use of the site, (b) arising from or in connection with the contents of your headlines, or (c) arising out of any violation of any law or regulation by you.
11. You agree that this contest is governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Minnesota, and any disputes shall be resolved in Ramsey County in the State of Minnesota.
This contest is sponsored and promoted by Summit Brewing Company, 910 Montreal Circle, Saint Paul, MN 55102. Please forward any inquiries or communication regarding this contest to info@summitbrewing.com.

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  • Hopvale Organic Ale
    • Hopvale Badge

      Hopvale Organic Ale

      Brewed year-round

      Sustainability has never been so drinkable.

      Hopvale Organic Ale delivers the complex hop character of an IPA in an oh-so-drinkable session ale. Brewed with 100% organic hops, organic malts and organic lemon peel – all sourced in the U.S.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      11º P

      IBUs

      55

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      4.7%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      Organic Pale, Caramel 15

      FRUIT

      Organic Lemon Peel

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Sunrise Gold (7 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Organic Bravo, Cascade, Centennial, and Chinook Hops

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      2015

       
  • Summit Extra Pale Ale
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      Summit Extra Pale Ale

      Brewed year-round

      The brew that launched
      a brewery.

      A craft beer pioneer. We've been brewing our flagship Summit Extra Pale Ale for independent thinkers and drinkers since 1986. Bronze color. Gold medal-winning flavor. Caramel and biscuity malts superbly balanced with citrus and earthy notes.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      12º P

      IBUs

      49

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      5.20%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      2-Row Pale, Caramel, Crystal

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Light bronze (12.5 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Horizon, Fuggle, Cascade

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      1986

       
  • Summit Pilsener
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      Summit Pilsener

      Brewed year-round

      Crafted with care from farm to bottle.

      Brewed with Moravian 37 barley grown by our founder's cousins in the heart of North Dakota grain country. Matured six weeks for a crisp, refreshing malt backbone. Saaz hops add just the right amount of spicy aroma to this authentic Bohemian-style Pilsener.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      11º P

      IBUs

      23

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      4.50%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      Moravian 37, Caramel

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Golden (5 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Vanguard, Saaz

      YEAST

      Lager

      ESTABLISHED

      2001

       
  • Summit True Brit IPA
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      Summit True Brit IPA

      Brewed year-round

      English-Style ale from this side of the pond.

      Originally named Summit India Pale Ale, our True Brit IPA is brewed with a nod to sublimely drinkable English ales. Quintessential UK hop varieties lend spicy, earthy notes with a background of caramel sweetness from the malt.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      14º P

      IBUs

      61

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      6.40%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      2-Row Pale, Caramel

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Bronze (13 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Northern Brewer, Pilgrim, Target
      Dry Hopped: East Kent Golding, Fuggle

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      1993

       
  • Summit Great Northern Porter
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      Summit Great Northern Porter

      Brewed year-round

      A roasty dark beer for the entire year.

      One of our first beers, this award-winning Porter is an ale to enjoy year round. Named after the majestic railway stretching from St. Paul to Seattle, with roasted malts that offer up coffee notes leading to a slightly sweet, chocolatey finish.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      13.3º P

      IBUs

      51

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      5.40%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      2-Row Pale, Caramel, Chocolate, Crystal

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Black (60 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Northern Brewer, Fuggle, Cascade

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      1986

       
  • Summit Horizon Red IPA
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      Horizon Red IPA

      Brewed year-round

      Red and Robust.

      Horizon Red IPA offers up an artful blend of exceptional American hops, creating an intense pine, citrus and earthy character while select malts offer a robust flavor and deep red hue. Originally named Horizon Red Ale.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      14º P

      IBUs

      66

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      5.80%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      2-Row Pale, Caramel, Wheat, Cara Red, Black

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Amber (22 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Summit, Horizon, Mosaic, Cascade
      Dry Hopped: Cascade, Mosaic

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      2009

       
  • Saga IPA
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      Summit Sága IPA

      Brewed year-round

      Epic hop character.

      Named after the Norse goddess Sága, drinking companion of the God Odin. New Zealand hops lend a distinctive hop flavor and aromas of kiwi, passionfruit and apricot with a clean, assertive bitterness. An ale worthy of the gods.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      14º P

      IBUs

      80

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      6.20%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      2-Row Pale, Caramel

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Rich Gold (9 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Centennial, Amarillo, Citra, Rakau
      Dry Hopped: Amarillo, Citra, Rakau

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      2012

       
  • Summit Maibock
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      Summit Maibock

      Brewed in the Spring

      Forget the frost with the official beer of Spring.

      This traditional German style earned the nickname "liquid bread" because it was brewed by monks to help them get through Lenten fasting. Moravian 37 malts and Czech Saaz hops give it a toasted sweetness with a little spice in the finish.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      15.5º P

      IBUs

      40

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      6.70%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      Moravian 37, Munich

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Dark Blonde (9 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Saaz, Mt. Hood

      YEAST

      Lager

      ESTABLISHED

      1989

       
  • Summit Summer Ale
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      Summit Summer Ale

      Brewed in the Summer

      Savor summer with
      every sip.

      This highly drinkable beer is made for sunny days and long nights. With a crisp, clean bitterness. Lightly toasted malts. And an enticing fruity and floral hop aroma with hints of citrus. Every sip is a celebration of summer.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      10.5º P

      IBUs

      37

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      4.40%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      2-Row Pale, Cara Pils, Malted White Wheat

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Pale Straw (4 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Mt. Hood, Wakatu

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      2012

       
  • Summit Oktoberfest
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      Summit Oktoberfest

      Brewed in the fall

      Celebrate the harvest.

      Inspired by the ultimate beer celebration, our Oktoberfest offers rich, toffee malt flavors up front with a hop finish as crisp as the autumn air. Like the fall colors, this beer is gone before you know it. Prosit!

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      16º P

      IBUs

      25

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      7.10%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      Moravian 37, Crystal, Munich, 2-Row Pale

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Bronze (15 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Northern Brewer, Tettnanger, Saaz

      YEAST

      Lager

      ESTABLISHED

      2001

       
  • Summit Winter Ale
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      Summit Winter Ale

      Brewed in the Winter

      Comforting as a down blanket. And way better tasting.

      One taste and it's easy to see why the Brits call this style Winter Warmer. Nutty, roasted malt flavor with hints of coffee, caramel, cocoa and a dash of hop spice. It'll warm your cockles. Whatever those are.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      15º P

      IBUs

      40

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      6.20%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      2-Row Pale, Caramel, Black Patent, Crystal

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Brown (40 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Willamette, Fuggle, Tettnanger

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      1987

       
  • Summit Unchained Series
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      Summit Unchained Series

      Released Periodically

      Where brewers are free to explore their craft.

      The Summit Unchained Series gives our brewers free rein to create any beer style they want. To rediscover and reinterpret obscure traditional brews. Or invent their own. The result? Small batches. Huge flavor.

       
  • Summit Union Series
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      Summit Union Series

      Released every so often

      The inspired union of new ingredients and time-honored brewing traditions.

      Brewing has always been about discovery. For the Summit Union Series, we scour the globe for new (and sometimes rare) hops and malts. Then we add equal parts craft and creativity to bring you a whole new brew.

       
  • Summit Oatmeal Stout
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      Summit Oatmeal Stout

      Brewed year-round

      A taste you won't find everywhere.

      While its cascading rich black color will be familiar to Stout enthusiasts, ours is decidedly different. It's made with naked oats from the UK, for one. Smooth and slightly sweet, with hints of coffee, caramel and chocolate. Sold only on draught in select places.

      ORIGINAL GRAVITY

      13.3º P

      IBUs

      41

      ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

      5.20%

      MALTS UTILIZED

      2-Row Pale, Caramel, Oats, Crystal, Roasted Barley, Chocolate

      COLOR, (DEG L.)

      Pitch Black (80 L)

      HOPS UTILIZED

      Northern Brewer, East Kent Golding, Fuggle

      YEAST

      Ale

      ESTABLISHED

      2004