SOURCE: Black Art Beverage, Inc.

Black Art Beverage, Inc.

November 18, 2009 07:36 ET

Black Art Beer Announces Results of World Championship of Beer

Premier German Beer Importer Wins Medals in Two Categories

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - November 18, 2009) - Black Art Beverage Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLVI) announced their results in The Beverage Testing Institute 'World Championships of Beer' competition for 2009. The World Beer Championships, founded in 1994, is America's oldest international beer competition and is open to all commercially produced beers from around the world, regardless of US distribution. It is a medal-based competition that awards its medals based on the proprietary blind tasting methodology developed by the Beverage Testing Institute (BTI) and bands of the consumer accepted, 100-point quality rating scale.

Black Art is very proud to publicize their Silver Medal for their Black Art Dark Beer in the Black Beer, Lager category with a score of 89 finishing second to Sam Adams Black and their Bronze Medal in the Munich Helles, Lager category with a score of 82 for their Black Art Gold beer.

"We are very happy with our first competitive results and look forward to showing off our medals this weekend as the feature beer at the Seminole Hard Rock Casino's events. It was a tough contest and we are happy that the judging panel was able to taste the quality and flavors that are in Black Art Beer," said Mike Coffman, Black Art Beer COO.

About The Beverage Testing Institute

The Beverage Testing Institute was founded in 1981 with the objective of producing fair and impartial wine reviews for consumers. Today, this philosophy still holds true. Over the years, our buying guides have appeared in the Wine Enthusiast, Restaurant Hospitality, The New Yorker Magazine, Wine & Spirits, International Wine Review,, All About Beer, and many others.

For information on other Black Art Beer events please see our website or look for us on Facebook as Black Art Beer and become a friend of the brewery.

About Black Art Beer

Black Art Beer is produced in Germany and exported to the United States exclusively through Black Art Importers. Black Art's current products include the flagship Black Art beer, a dark premium pilsner, and Black Art Gold, a smooth and light pilsner. Other styles and draft keg beer is forthcoming. For more information, please visit:

About Black Art Beer Importers, Inc.

Black Art Importers is a Florida corporation engaged in the business of distributing the Black Art brand. Black Art Beer Importers, Inc. is a wholly owned operating company of Black Art Beverage, Inc.

About Braustolz Brauerie AG.

Black Art pilsner beers are brewed and bottled by Braustolz GmbH in Germany. Braustolz has been in operation since 1868, brewing beer according to the German Purity Laws of 1516, which results in superior quality. Braustolz is a wholly owned subsidiary of a Brewery Group headed by Kulmbacher Brewery all based in Germany.

Forward-Looking Statements

Statements made in this press release that are not historical facts constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements rely on a number of assumptions concerning future events, many of which are outside of the Company's control, and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from opinions and expectations. All information in this release is as of the date hereof. The Company undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statement to conform the statement to actual results or changes in the Company's expectations.

For further information regarding Black Art's business, please refer to the "Information and Disclosure Statement" available on Additional information about Black Art is available on the World Wide Web at

Contact Information

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