East Anglian Craft Brewers Comp/Social 2

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East Anglian Craft Brewers Comp/Social 2

Post by simple one » Sun Nov 01, 2015 3:11 pm

.....It was so good we are doing it again......


2016 Club Competition
ANGLIAN CRAFT BREWERS SOCIAL/COMP
WIVENHOE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
SATURDAY 16th APRIL 2016


TO LET ME KNOW YOUR COMING, PLEASE EMAIL - bluemonkeyegg at gmail dot com

Entrants can be home brewers from anywhere over the UK.

It is open to kit, extract and all grain. One person one entry. Spouses welcome to attend.

Bottle entry and door entry - £6, Bottle entry only - £4, Door entry only £2

The competition will be two fold, the main judged comp and the peoples choice from the brewers bar.

The Judged comp: A one style competition. Two bottles (of the same beer) to be judged. Bottles as plain as possible (no labels) with gold crown caps if poss. All will get a feedback sheet.

This year - American Pale Ale!

Peoples choice comp: Beers brewed for consumption by all in the form of a Home brewers bar. These will be judged by the by an open vote decided at the final prize giving. Probably looking at five kegs, casks, polys, etc

Bar beer will be £1 a half, £2 a pint donation to charity.

Location/Venue:

Royal British Legion, Wivenhoe. Competitors will be in the down stairs hall. Judging will take place upstairs. The Legion is on the quay. It is about 200m from the railway station. We will have a fish and chip lunch/tea brought in if you want it, however the immediate area does have delis, cafes, takeaways and other pubs which do good pub food.

Prizes: Cold hard cash. First £25 (and Mash Paddle Trophy), Second £15 and third £10. Homebrewed Bar winner - £20. All will get a card certificate. (The prizes may increases with increase attendance)

ALSO: Looking to have a presentation, by whom on what TBC!!!

When: April 16th 2016.

1000 - Organiser Prep (Beers can be pre dumped with me or Wivenhoe residents or brought on the day)
1045 - Doors open to competitors, entries accepted.
1055 - Bar open.
1300 - Entries stop being accepted. Judging Starts. Scribe chosen.
1600 - Judging finishes.
1630 - Prize giving.
1800 - 1900 Tidying up and hopefully all beer drunk.

All money will go to charity (Poppy Appeal/British Legion), running costs or prizes.
Hard to find the time.... But getting the occasional one in now and again.

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Re: East Anglian Craft Brewers Comp/Social 2

Post by simple one » Thu Dec 17, 2015 9:27 pm

About time that the experimental beers are brewed...

Open to all experience levels!
Hard to find the time.... But getting the occasional one in now and again.

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Re: East Anglian Craft Brewers Comp/Social 2

Post by simple one » Fri Jan 08, 2016 10:03 pm

Presentation on. Lunches available!
Hard to find the time.... But getting the occasional one in now and again.

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