|Wed Mar 12th||8pm||Mill House Brewery|
|Wed Apr 9th||8pm||Schatzi's Pub|
|Wed May 14th||8pm||The Derby|
New and prospective members are encouraged to attend!
Please coordinate with the Sergeant-at-Arms about any samples being brought to the meetings.
Beer Style of the month for 2014: Mar - 18E Belgian Strong Dark Ale -- Apr - 7C Dusseldorf Altbier -- May - 13B Sweet Stout -- June - 2A German Pilsner -- Jul - 4B Munich Dunkel -- Aug - 5B Traditional Bock -- Sept - 9D Scottish Export-80/ -- Oct - 19B English Barleywine -- Nov - no meeting, Holiday party Dec - 19A Olde Ale
2014 Hudson Valley Homebrewers 24th Annual Competition and Chili Cook-Off
Official Competition Announcement
Competition Registration & Rules & Regulations
Saturday March 15, 2014
Arlington American Legion Post #1302
55 Overlook Road, Poughkeepsie, NY
Thanks to your Prize Coordinator, there are over $3,000 in prize donations that will be raffled off. Not to mention these are high end prizes. You must be present to win. The raffle tickets will be sold throughout the day and will be raffled after the competition around 5pm.
Competition Best of Show Prize
The winner and a guest of the Hudson Valley Homebrewers 24th Annual Competition will be invited to brew the winning entry with the brewing staff of Saranac/F.X. Matt on their pilot brewing system. Saranac/F.X. Matt will provide a hotel room in Utica the night before brew day. Saranac/F.X. Matt will then serve the winning beer brewed on thier pilot system on April 26th and 27th at Tap NY in Hunter, NY. Due to time constraints and TTB process approvals, the winner's recipe may need to be altered.
Bring a crock pot full of chili, the more the better (if you run out people probably won'ty vote for you). Write your name phone and address on a 3x5 card, hand it to me when you bring your entry. Entries must be there by 5pm. The voting will be peoples choice. Each person will get three votes, they can be all used for one entry or spread among them. The club will tally the votes and first prize will be awaded right before the beer competition best of show award.
Get all the latest club info by reading the February 2014 Newsletter
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Here are the minutes of our December 12th officer election meeting: Election Results
How We StartedOn November 1, 1989 a small group of homebrewers got together to enjoy each other's beer and thus the Hudson Valley HomeBrewers club was founded. We're still going strong 24 years later.
Our sweet 16th birthday in Nov.2005 (Click here for enlarged photo)
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