Guests attending: Nick
Start time: 7:34 PM
End time: 9:00 PM
Number of members present: 32
RedStick Brewmasters Pull A THREE-PEAT!
Congratulations to RedStick Brewmasters and to all of those who participated this year! Let’s keep going strong!!! Congratulations to Bruce B. for winning Homebrewer of the Year with 27 points!
– 2018 Bataille des Bieres: RedStick Brewmasters DOMINATE!
Daniel H. – Gold, American Amber & Bronze BEST OF SHOW
Silver, Ordinary Bitter
Jeff O. – Silver, California Common
Charlie M. – Silver, Belgian Pale Ale
Jeremy W. – Silver, Saison
Jordan A. – Bronze, Witbier
Bruce B. – Bronze, American Amber
Bryan F. – Bronze, Strong Bitter
Beer Judge Training To Continue!
The next beer in the BJTP series is Tin Roof’s Bayou Bengal (Category 1B – American Lager). Fill out your score sheet and return to Keith P.
Off-Flavor kit has been ordered! There will only be 12 spots available for the session which will include 2 tastings. The RSVP is $10 per person to help pay for the kit. See Ken D. to RSVP.
– 2018 RSB Chili Cook Off: Saturday, Jan. 27th; Thanks to the Duffy’s for hosting! There were 12 entries this year and Murray took first place! Congrats!
– 2018 Spring Bottle Share: Saturday, Mar. 3rd at the Duffy’s. Imbibing to begin at 5pm. Admission is 1 bomber or 2 singles per person. Coordinate with Ken if you are bringing food. Uber or Lyft if you must.
– 2018 Zapp’s International Beerfest: Saturday, Apr. 14th; LSU Rural Life Museum. Sign up
– 2018 RSB Brew Off: Sunday, Apr 22nd; Styles are American Pale Ale and Open/Brewer’s Choice; More to follow.
MONTHLY BEER STYLE – Alternative Sugar Beers
Homebrews presented: 4
Steven A. – DIPA with Honey
Charlie M. – Honey Blonde
Daniel H. – Brown Sugar Oktoberfest
Keith P. – Dubbel with Molasses
Commercial brews presented: 2
Lagunitas – Brown Shugga
Bell’s Brewery – Hopslam
Bonus brews presented: 0
2018 Club Styles
January – American Amber
February – Alternative Sugar Beers
March – Irish Beers
April – Kolsch
May – American Pale Ale
June – Berliner Weisse
July – American Lager
August – Clone Beers (Bell’s Two Hearted IPA)
September – Biere de Garde
October – Schwarzbier
November – American Barleywine
December – Wood Beers
2018 Club Styles
June – Flander’s Red