THIRSTY Classic The first THIRSTY homebrew competition was held Spring of 1994 with 104 entries. In 2003 the name was changed to the THIRSTY Classic and has endured until 2016. Regretfully, the THIRSTY Classic has been retired. Through the years the Classic has been supported by Millstream Brewing and their staff. Millstream was the receiver […]
The 2015 IHBOTY award circuit is complete. Congratulations to Aaron Reif, member of the Iowa Brewers Union homebrew club and Des Moines homebrewer. Aaron Reif 40 points 5 contests 13 categories Chris Ford 38 points 5 contests 10 categories
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 […]
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.