June 23, 2013

El Paso County Fair Homebrew Competition

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El Paso County Fair Homebrew


Entries due: July 18th

Judging: July 20th

Awards after judging at the County Fair

Welcome to the 2nd annual El Paso County Fair Homebrew Competition!  The El Paso County Fair Homebrew competition is an AHA/BJCP sanctioned event.

The following Summer beer styles will be accepted referencing the BJCP Style Guidelines:

1 Light Lager

2 Pils

6 Light Hybrid

10 American Ale

15 German Wheat & Rye

16 Belgian and French

20 Fruit Beer

Entries will be accepted from July 15th-18th.  Register electronically at http://elpasocountyfair.brewcompetition.com/  Only one beer per BJCP subcategory.  The entry fee is $5, make checks payable to “El Paso County Fair”. For each entry, submit 2 bottles with a bottle ID form attached to each by rubber bands.  Bottles should have no labels or other identifying markings aside from the bottle ID form.  ID forms can be printed from the registration website once you’ve registered your beer.

Please note that due to the limited amount of styles, we are capping the competition at 50 entries.

Drop your beer off  from 8 am-4pm, or ship to the Fairgrounds by July 18th.  Drop or Ship to:

Special Events Coordinator

El Paso County Fair and Event Complex

366 10th Street

Calhan, CO 80808

Pikes Peak Brewery in Monument

Old West Brewing Supplies

Judging will take place on July 20th at the fairgrounds and will be in accordance with the BJCP guidelines.

Ribbons will be awarded in each category for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places.  Also, there will be a best in show award given out.  The awards will be presented at the Fair on July 20th along with the score sheets.  If you are not present, score sheets will be mailed to you.

Contact Info:  Suzan McCoy (719) 520-7882, Rich Mock (719) 332-8896, Marc Malenfant (719) 495-0716

Email: competitions@bbopp.org

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