The 2015 IHBOTY award circuit is complete.
Congratulations to Aaron Reif, member of the Iowa Brewers Union homebrew club and Des Moines homebrewer.
Online entries accepted November 16 – 27
Entries are capped at 150 this year.
Entry fee this year is $7
Judging is Saturday, December 5, 2015 and is held at Millstream Brewing
The 2008 BJCP guidelines will be followed.
Judges and stewards are needed for this event as well. Sign up online
Millstream Brewing Company is co-sponsoring this event again.
Entries are accepted Feb. 21- March 21, 2015
Judging is March 28, 2015
First Entry is $7 subsequent entries are $5
One entry per style sub-category
Register entries on-line www.ibuopen.com
Best of Show: 6A Cream Ale brewed by Doug Karp, Wichita Homebrewers Organization
Results: 353 entries, 165 registered participants http://www.ibuopen.com/
The Iowa State Fair results are in.
BOS Stephen Rinderknecht, Kolsch
BOS Andre Bajorek, Black Current Melomel
Congratulations extended to THIRSTY members Kevin S., Kent B. and Wayne B. for their winning entries.
The 2014 IBU Open was held Saturday, May 29 at Confluence Brewing
Best of Show Nathan Briscoe, KC Biermeisters, Traditional Bock (5B)
Start planning and brewing for the 2014 IBU Open
Judging is March 29 at Confluence Brewing. Entries, judges and stewards are welcome. http://www.ibuopen.com/ This is the first contest in the IHBOTY circuit.
Congratulations to Scot Schaar of Davenport and a member of MUGZ. Scot entered 3 of the 4 contests and earned a total of 34 points.
The 2013 THIRSTY Classic has come to a close. 48 brewers entered a total of 185 beers, ciders or meads.
Best of Show
Chad Vanderpool of MALTZ “Quad E Chop” a Belgian Dark Strong Ale
2013 THIRSTY Classic Results
A big thank you to the all the judges who stepped up today.
Thank you to the co-sponsor Millstream Brewing
All brewers will be receiving their judging sheets in the mail.
The 2013 THIRSTY Classic
Judging is Saturday, December 14 at 9:00 am at Millstream Brewing in Amana
Entries are accepted November 14 to December 7