3rd Annual Biere De Rock Homebrew Competition


For those of you who enjoy homebrewing Belgian style beers, our friends up in Castle Rock are putting together a Belgian style homebrew competition. The Rock Hopper's Brew Club invite you to participate in the third annual Biere De Rock. The beer categories that will be accepted include:
16A Witbier 17D Straight Lambic
16B Belgian Pale Ale 17E Gueze
16C Saison 17F Fruit Lambic
16D Biere de Garde 18A Belgian Blond
16E Belgian Specialty Ale 18B Belgian Dubbel
17B Flanders Red Ale 18C Belgian Tripel
17C Flanders Brown/Oud Bruin 18D Belgian Golden Strong
18E Belgian Dark Strong

For more information of BJCP style guidelines, check them out here.
Judging Saisons at last years competition.
Last years best of show winner Charlie Gottenkieny

Registration for beers is open until November 26th and is $5 per entry. You can drop off your
entries until November 26th at specified locations listed on the website which includes The Brew Hut in Aurora and Elk Mountain Brewing in Parker. Judging takes place at Elk Mountain Brewing on December 3rd with an awards ceremony around 12:30. If you are interested in judging or helping out (stewarding), registere here. This is a great event. I judged last year and had a blast. They give out some awesome awards and prizes so get your beers in!!

Swag for the winners!!!
On a side note, if you are interested in homebrewing, competitions, or just meeting people in the community who love the craft of beer, check out your local homebrew club. The American Homebrewers Association keeps a list of active clubs in you area here.


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BeerEric Steen