Great Raft Brewing is pleased to announce its second annual homebrew challenge. A tasting party will be hosted on Sunday, December 20, where winners will be announced and homebrew entries will be shared. Homebrew and music will be provided. See below for details. Happy Brewing!
Registration Deadline: Friday, October 30
Wort Pickup Date: Saturday, November 7 at Great Raft between 2-5 PM.
Quantity of wort will be limited, so please email Ross (firstname.lastname@example.org) to register and guarantee your 5 gallons of wort. Sign up by 10/30. First come, first served.
Wort pickup will be between 2-5PM on Saturday, November 7. Check in at the front desk of the brewery, and someone will take you to get the wort. Reasonably Corrupt wort will be used this year. This dark wort has a roasty sweetnessthat has a starting gravity of 1.048.
Finished beer should be submitted for judging on Saturday, December 12 between 12-8 PM. Six 12oz bottles of beer must be submitted, along with a submission form.
What You Need to Know
Participants will be required to drop off a sanitized and sealed 5-gallon fermentation vessel with a lid prior to wort pick up. You may drop off your carboy on Thursday, November 5 or Friday, November 6 between 4-8 PM. Common vessels include buckets and carboys (please use extra caution when handling glass carboys).
Brewers may add whatever ingredients they wish to their beers, we just ask that you keep detailed notes of your brewing process.
On Sunday, December 20 join us from 1-5 PM to sample all of the homebrew submissions and vote for your favorite. Homebrew and music will be enjoyed beginning at 1 PM, and winners will be announced at 4 PM. Food will be available on site. Location TBD.