OK, so we can’t win ’em all. Stormy night at Jughandle, congrats to Scott Cooper from MCHBA for taking top honors in Brewer’s Bowl 2 our California Common competition. His beer will be brewed at Jughandle Brewing in Tinton Falls this summer. Congrats to to Hal/Kyle, John and Chris O for representing us so well […]
The long awaited opening of Ocean County’s latest brewery Oyster Creek, in Waretown is set for Saturday, 5/12. Founder/Head Brewer Kris Lewis is glowing with anticipation and looking forward to a great day! What’s an opening without a menu? Here is the nuclear tap list for Saturday: * May the Fourth IPA… See More
Thanks to everyone who attended our May meeting and special thanks to ManaFirkin Brewing Company for being such gracious hosts! Here are the highlights: CALIFORNIA COMMON COMPETITION BREWERS BOWL II is coming up against our friends Monmouth County Homebrewers Association so the club held a competition to select our top 3 entries for the finals. Thanks to Thomas Renzulli from South Jersey […]
APRIL MEETING RECAP As always thanks to Icarus Brewing Co. for being a fantastic host to our April Club Meeting. We welcomed Paul O’Dell, BJCP Judge, who did a great presentation on Trappist Ales. We also discussed an upcoming brewery bus tour on 5/12 co sponsored by our friends at Monmouth County Homebrewers Association and Jersey Shore Craft Beer Tour. […]
OCEAN COUNTY BEER NEWS: The taps at HEAVY REEL in Seaside start flowing this Friday the 13th. Spoke to owner/head brewer, Jeff Greco and here is a sneak preview of his tap lineup for the opening. Some very interesting names…what do they mean? You’ll have to go to the brewery and find out! * Unrelenting […]
MARCH MEETING RECAP/APRIL MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT Thanks to Backward Flag Brewing Co. for once again serving as great hosts for our March meeting. Thanks to Brian for an informative and interesting presentation on making Belgian Candi Sugar., which we used in the club Quad project to terrific and delicious results. Listed below are the links Brian […]
Just a reminder, MARCH MEETING INFORMATION Next meeting is Tuesday, 3/13 7:30 PM, at the new expanded Backward Flag Brewing Co. As always thanks for having us we are glad to be back! New brewers, old brewers, or non brewers all are welcome. Stop by and check us out!
Thanks to everyone for another great meeting and thanks to MIke and Colleen at Frye Brewing for your hospitality in hosting us this month! We welcomed 6 new members and unveiled the new Ocean County Homebrewers shirts. Plans for Brewers Bowl II were finalized and everyone is challenged to produce an uncommon California Common for our competition […]