Brewer of the Year Competition

The Brewer of the Year Competition is an interal competition for members of IE Brewers. The competition starts January 1st and continues through the Christmas party in December (date to be announced later). Points can be accumulated through entering AHA/BJCP-Sanctioned Competitions, style of the month beers, or by helping with club related business.

The homebrewer who accumulates the most points over the year will be crowned as the Homebrewer of the Year and will receive a $100 gift certiicate to MoreBeer and free membership to the club for 2019 (along with your spouse).

To submit points from a competition, please visit Brewer of the Year Submission form and fill out the appropriate fields.

Additional opportunities for points will be available in the future and will be described and added as they arise.

Point Guidelines

Style of the Month
If you participate in the style of the month you get 1 point
Competitions (AHA/BJCP-Sanctioned Competitions ONLY)
Enter a Competition (Per Competition) 1 Point
Judge at a Competition 2 Points
Steward at a Competition 1 Point
Best of Show 1st Place 6 Points
Best of Show 2nd Place 5 Points
Best of Show 3rd Place 4 Points
1st Place in Any Category 3 Points
2nd Place in Any Category 2 Points
3rd Place in Any Category 1 Point
Keg Donations to Festivals or other Activities
1 point per 5 gallons donated
Volunteering to host a brewing demo
1 point for hosting the demo.