Learn. Brew. Compete.

The Brewers Cup is a competition among area homebrew clubs to promote the sharing of knowledge and honing of skill in the homebrewing community, each competition with various BJCP Styles. Members of competing clubs are encouraged to take part in the competition learning from certified judges, steward and organizers. You must be a member of one of the area clubs to participate.

SCHEDULE

July 20

Helles 4A and Munich Dunkel 8A

  • Style Guide: BJCP 2015
  • Location: Hosted by Brew & Bottle, LLC
  • Entry opens: July 1
  • Entry Form Due: By Tuesday, July 19
  • Bottle Drop-off: To American Homebrew Supply or Brew & Bottle LLC before Noon, Sunday, July 17

September 21

American Amber 19A and
American Brown 19C

  • Style Guide: BJCP 2021
  • Location: Hosted by Brew & Bottle, LLC
  • Entry opens: September 1
  • Entry Form Due: By Tuesday, September 20
  • Bottle Drop-off: To American Homebrew Supply or Brew & Bottle LLC before Noon, Sunday, September 18

 

November 16 

Imperial Stout 20C

  • Style Guide: BJCP 2021
  • Location: Hosted by American Homebrew Supply
  • Entry opens: November  1
  • Entry Form Due: By Tuesday, November 12
  • Bottle Drop-off: To American Homebrew Supply or Brew & Bottle LLC before Noon, Sunday, November 13

ENTRY

Entry should be emailed to thebrewerscup@gmail.com with the following information:

Subject: HR Brewers Cup Entry [Month/Year]

  • Name: [Your Name]
  • Email Address: [Your email address]
  • Club: [e.g. HRBTS]
  • Style Category #: [e.g. 10A]
  • Style Category Name: [e.g. Weissbier]
  • Will judge: [e.g.Yes/No]
  • Will Steward: [e.g. Yes/No]

Only one entry allowed per brewer.

After emailing entry information, please ensure you enter 2 – 12oz bottles of the same beer, and drop them off before Noon on the  associated Drop-off date. Bottles should be labeled with same information above and have no other distinguishing markings on the bottle or the cap. If your cap is labeled, use a sharpie to black it out.

American Homebrew Supply

5208 E Virginia Beach Blvd Suite 116

Norfolk, VA 23502

or

Brew & Bottle, LLC

11838 Canon Blvd Suite 500,

Newport News, VA 23606

The label should include the information above or can be downloaded and printed from the BJCP website.

Please review the competition rules