Thursday, January 5, 2012

Sikeston Homebrew Comp

Saturday March 17 during their St. Patrick's Day Celebration, Sikeston is holding a homebrew competition in  Malone Park.  Participants will provide two bottles and pour during festivities.  From the flyer:

Categories include: Stout - IPA - Irish Red Ale - Wheat - Lager 

Prizes Awarded: 1 Winner Per Style Category - 1 Overall Winner - 2 Peoples Choice Winners 

Homebrew contest rules & regulations:
  • Registration deadline is February 24, 2012. There is no entry fee.  
  • Judging will take place on Saturday, March 17 at the event beginning at 11am 
  • Each brewer will turn in 2 bottles, or sealed containers of beer for each category that you enter at the judging tent by 11am. Bottles/containers need to be marked accordingly per style/name 
  • Winners will be announced at 3:30pm. Home brewer must be present to win. 
  • Brewers are asked to bring beer for public tasting March 17, 2012. 
  • Any beer brought to the public tasting by registered home brewer’s will be eligible for the People’s Choice awards (this includes beers that are not in the 5 judging categories). 
  • Serve samples only to people wearing the St. Pat’s wristband, which will verify that they’re 21 
  • The public will sample beer from the green St. Patrick’s Day Celebration steins 
  • Bring a lawn chair, and tent if needed. We’ll provide the tables 
  • Homebrewer may bring 1 extra person to help them pour (all others will be charged the $10 entry fee)

For more info. call Kim at 573-380-3801  or Kathy at 573-258-9270 You can also email me at for a copy of the entry sheet.

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