Thousand Oaks Elk Lodge
This next meeting we'll be discussing Spiced beers!
WHAT TO BRING:
Your homebrew or a commercial spiced beer to share
Any brewing questions you may have
A glass for tasting
A snack that goes well with beer
A pen & paper for taking notes
$15 for 2015 T-shirts or included in paid $30 membership sign up at https://payableform.appspot.com/forms/dlklt
$5 for club printed taster glasses
Times subject to change
5:00-5:10 Homebrew check-in and new members introduction
5:15-6:15 Educational Segment: Spiced Beers
6:15-7:00 Club Business
7:00-8:00 Homebrew (any style) Tasting and Feedback, Q&A, social
8:00pm - Clean-up and Departure
2015 Upcoming Events
Enegren Lab Tour- date TBD will be Sunday before they open
Bus trips to local breweries
Romancing the Beer
Examples of what's needed- drop off fliers, picking up entries at local shops/breweries, check in, stewarding, judging, have an idea for an awesome sponsor, post competition scanning and mailing of medals and score sheets.
Examples of what's needed- location, food, tickets, prizes, breweries, events during party, slideshow?
San Diego, CA • AHA/BJCP Comp
Entry Fee: $7
Entry Deadline: 10/02/2015
Competition Date: 10/10/2015
Southern California Homebrew Regional Championship
Location: Hangar 24 Distribution Center (NOT the brewery)
Address: 1939 W. Park Ave, Redlands, CA
San Francisco, CA • AHA/BJCP Comp
Tulsa, OK • AHA/BJCP Comp
See you there!
September- Technical Lager (Marzens)
October- how to Spice Beers
November- Dry Hopping "Bud Light Test" and How to prep for competitions
December- bring your spice beers! Christmas Pot Luck
January- Imperial Anything
February 27- Romancing the Beer (no regular meeting)
March- Off flavors
April- Homebrew only meeting- prep for SCHF
May- SCHF (no regular meeting)
June- Light Belgians
July- All IPA (elections)
August- 5 Year Anniversary Extravaganza (no regular meeting)
WE WILL HOLD A REGULAR CLUB MEETING THIS SUNDAY
from 5 until 8 at the regular Elks Lodge location. For novice and experienced brewers. Program speaker is on Barleywine style with several commercial examples. Brewing tips and recipes for this style will be given. Remember that next month is our Club only Competition for Barleywines brewed since the last presentation.
We will be planning our Holiday event, a pot luck dinner, Club Only Competition, and a "White Elephant" gift exchange of beer and brewing related items. Bring a gift and take a different one home!
In honor of Thanksgiving, please bring non perishable donations of food for our Manna food drive. (Though beer is "non perishable" try and find something non alcoholic!)
Thousand Oaked Homebrewers Meeting #34
Sunday November 9th, 5:00PM to 8:00PM.
The Elk's club in Thousand Oaks, 158 Conejo School Road
5:00-5:15 pm Homebrew check-in and new member introduction
5:15-6:15 Presentation of the Barleywine beer style with examples
6:15-6:30 Upcoming "Romancing the Beer" competition
6:30-7:00 Planning for Club Holiday party and COC
7:00-7:15 membership renewal program
7:15-7:45 Open tasting and new club business
7:44-8:00 pm Clean-up and Departure