What's up coming:
Next club meeting is at Cedric and Heather Hilliker's
Date: October 11th
Time: 2 pm - 5 pm
Address: 1948 W Kristal Way, Phoenix, AZ 85027
What to bring: Pot Luck and beer to share
Beer Appreciation at North Mountain Brewery Sunday Oct 25th from 2 to 4 pm
A beer style is reviewed and 5 to 7 commerical examples are tasted and compared to the style guidelines. Fee is $10 to cover cost of buying the brews. Style being reviewed is Pumpkin. This is open to the public. You don't have to be a member of any club to attend.
What has happened:
Beer Appreciation at North Mountain Brewery. Style: Oktoberfest.
7 beers were sampled. 6 bottled examples and North Mountain Brewery's Oktoberfest fresh from the fermentor.
Kevin Hughes was the guest speaker. Kevin used to live in Germany and speaks German. He shared is wealth of knowledge about the Oktoberfest and Marzen style. Makes me want to visit Germany. Stu Siegel
Beer Appreciation at North Mountain Brewery. Style: Oak Aged Beer
22 people attended. Matt Mercer, the head brewer at Phoenix Ale Brewery, was the guest speak. His knoweldge on how to use and prepare barrels for storing beers was spectacular! Matt is like a walking encyclopedia on the subject. Thank you Matt for sharing your knowledge. 8 beers were sampled. 5 bottled and 3 fresh from the barrel!!!! Yummy!!!
Taking a tour of the brewery
The barrel aging room.
Beer Camp 2015. Waiting for someone to give me pics so I can post here!
Lea Bash & Club's 30th Anniversary party
Held Beer Appreciation at North Mountain Brewery. Style reviewed was English Bitters.
Update 6/13/2015Club meeting held at Randy and Carol's house in Sun City West.
Update 5/16/2015Had club meeting at Stuart and Alyssa's. Great time with 9 kegs and food served. Little to cold to enjoy the pool and jacuzzi.
Update 5/2/2015Big Brew 2015 was held at Grand Avenue Brewery with Brewmeisters Anonymous and Central Phoenix Homebrew members. 60 gallons was brewed.
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Meeting was held at Joe Bob's house. Brewmesiters Anonymous and Central Phoenix Homebrew members were in attendance. Click here to see more pictures - Select meeting at Joe Bob's.
Update 3/31/2015The Great AZ Homebrew Competition Results are in. Click here to see them.
Update 2/17/2015The Great Arizona Homebrew Competition Registration is closed. http://brewarizona.org/bcoem/index.php