1st Annual GBC Open Homebrew Competition

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Date(s) - 03/16/2018
All Day

The Guardian Brewing Co.


Do you have what it takes to be a brewmaster!? Enter your homebrew in the first annual GBC Open homebrew competition. If your beer is picked, you could find yourself brewing it on the GBC 2-Barrel Pilot system, for release on May 5th – National Homebrew Day!

Full Contest Rules

Name: The 1st Annual GBC Open
Parameters: Entrants must submit (3) 12 oz. bottles per style, per entry.
No more than three entries per person or homebrew club.
Any style is permissible.

Empty bottles will not be returned to entrants.

Submission date: Close of business (midnight) in the taproom on Friday, March 16th.

Submissions must be clearly marked for the GBC open.

Entry Data: Beers for judging must have the following information included:
Name and contact information (phone # and e-mail address) of entrant
Style (if applicable) and ABV %

Entries can be dropped off during regular GBC Business Hours.

Beers will be judged by GBC Head Brewer Sean Fickle and a panel of experts.

1st Place
Winner will be invited to help brew their recipe on the 2 bbl. system for release on May 5th, National Home Brew Day at the Guardian Brewing Company taproom. Winner will also receive a growler and $50.00 gift card Guardian hat or t-shirt of their choice.

2nd Place
One growler and a $25.00 gift card

3rd Place
One growler and GBC t-shirt of their choice

All entrants are encouraged to attend the release of the winner’s beer on May 5th!

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