Published on 05-26-2015 12:30 PM
This years competition season is over for the Southeastern Homebrewers Association and HOPS had a great year as usual. We solidified second place for Club of the Year!!! We picked up another 23 points as a club and finished the year with a whopping 170 points as one of the best home-brew clubs in the Southeast! Congrats to all the winners on a job well done!Ed Christian - 2nd place - Pale Bitter Euro Lager
Greg Ellis - 1st place - Pale Malty Euro Lager
Bill Mckendry - 2nd place - Pale American Ale
Bill McKendry - 2nd place - American Vanilla Porter
Ed Christian - 2nd place - Fruit Beer
Ed Christian - 3rd place - Dark British Beer
Ed Christian - 3rd place - Amber Malty Euro Lager
Allen Smith - 1st place - American Stout
Allen Smith - 1st place - Strong Belgian Ale
Allen Smith - 2nd place - Brown British Beer
Allen Smith - 3rd place - Pale American Ale
Allen Smith - 3rd place - Trappist Ale
Click the link below for all the results
The "1st annual HOP'S Chilli cook-off" is Saturday February 25th 2017 at high noon location TBD. It will be judged by all present and you must bring your home-brew to pair with it. Entry fee is $5.00 and 100% of the proceeds go to the club the winner will keep the trophy or ribbon for one year until the next chili cook-off and then it will be passed on to the following year's winner. Bring it folks let's have some fun!!!!
The "Skirmish" results are in...
"BEST OF SHOW"
2nd place - Greg Ellis - Berliner Weisse
3rd place - Allen Smith - Dark Mild
3rd place - Ian Raulston - Czech Amber Lager
1st place - Greg Ellis - Historical beer
1st place - Greg Ellis - Berliner Weisse
3rd place - Greg Ellis - Baltic Porter
1st place - Allen Smith - Dark Mild
1st place - Allen Smith - Blonde Ale
1st place - Allen Smith - Fruit Beer
3rd place - Allen Smith - Wood Aged
1st place - Ed Christian - Czech Dark Lager
1st place - Ed Christian - Oatmeal Stout
2nd place - Ed Christian - Marzen
3rd place - Ed Christian - Schwarzbier
Great job HOP's 30 Point's toward the club standings
for a total 147 Points a new club record!!!
Click the link for all the results
Registration is now open for the "18th Palmetto State Brewers Open"
click on link below for all the details
Here is the link for the "Skirmish in the Triad" hosted by our good neighbors the Battleground Brewers Guild lets have a great showing and support this local competition registration is open.
Congratulations HOP'S we have 3 brewers in the top 8 for "Brewer of the Year"
SHA Brewer of the Year Results
Trey Lovelace CBM 61
Ed Christian HOPS 48
Joe Domm CBM 46
Joshua Veronee PSB 39
Zach Kosslow WCB 28
Dann Muller FM 20
Greg Ellis HOPS 19
Allen Smith HOPS 18
SHA Club of the Year standings
|SHA Member Club
|Wort City Brewers
|Savannah Brewers League
|Cabarrus Homebrewers Society
Crystal Coast Brew Off
1st place Imperial Stout - Allen Smith
1st place Berliner Weisse - Greg Ellis
2nd place Begian Pale Ale - Greg Ellis
1st place Int Pale Lager - Ed Christian
1st place German Pils - Ed Christian
1st place Irish Red Ale - Ed Christian
1st place Oatmeal Stout - Ed Christian
1st place Belgian Dubbel - Ed Christian
1st place Autumn Seasonal - Ed Christian
2nd place American Lager - Ed Christian
2nd place American Pale Ale - Ed Christian
2nd place American IPA - Ed Christian
Congrats to all the winners up next is Asheville. HOPS scored 32 points towards the club of the year standings great job!