Club Meeting Summary - March 25, 2014

Big Brew - May 3, 2014

  • May 3, 2014 at Becker Farm
  • Brewing a Belgian Quad and fermenting in a bourbon barrel, but people are welcome to brew whatever they want
  • Please go to forum to sign up for barrel.
  • All grain brewers should mash in by 9:00AM
  • Please bring food and beer to share
Case Buy
  • Now open to non-members
  • $40 members / $50 non-members
  • Money due by April 20
  • Choosing, sorting and pick-up will be Saturday April 26
  • This is an official club event (2 points), meet at Shangy's at 10:00 am to choose cases, sort at Keystone ~12:00 pm and pick-up at Keystone after 1:00 pm.
  • Please pick up your case on Saturday April 26!

New LVHB t-shirts

  • Taking orders now, see Melissa
  • Mens shirts in brown, blue, green and black
    • S-XL - $10 members/$15 non-members
    • 2X-3X - $12 members/$17 non-members
  • Womens shirts in brown, blue, green, purple and black
    • $15 members/$20 non-members

How to make a great Altbier by Mark Livingston

  • Two commercial examples, Otter Creek Copper Ale (BJCP) and Straub Groundhog Altbier (non-BJCP)
Upcoming Events

Club Competition at April meeting - the Belgian Beer Challenge

  • BJCP categories 16, 17 (except Berliner Weiss) and 18.
  • Bring a six-pack or growler to enter
  • Winners by popular vote will win gift certificates to Keystone Homebrew

Club Elections at May meeting

  • Steve, Melissa and Mark plan on running again for their positions
  • President will be vacant
  • Must be a member for at least 1 year and only members can nominate someone.


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