July Meeting at Big Z

The July meeting will take place at Big Z Beverages – 1675 E. Jericho Turnpike Huntington, NY 11743. We will be supplying sandwiches and other snacks, and Big Z will be pouring samples from the growler station. Bring your empty growlers to get them filled! They have some really nice beers on tap.

19th Annual BEER Brew-Off


The 19th Annual B.E.E.R. Brew-Off Homebrew Competition Results are in!

Thanks to all who entered. Thanks to Great South Bay for allowing us to use their space. Thanks to all the Judges and Stewards who endured a whole day of drinking (I mean judging) homebrew. Thanks to Cliff and Richy for providing the sustenance that got us through the day. Thanks to all of our sponsors who provided great prizes. Thanks to the set-up and clean-up crews. Thanks to Bob Pickwick for provided the entertainment at the Awards Ceremony. And a special thanks to Susan and Eric for really putting this all together. They did the brunt of the work and did a terrific job!
Congratulations to all the winners!
The Brewer’s Cup went to Peter Baker for his Brown St Brown and also to Chris Dolan for his Ginger Bread Cookie Ale. Both will be brew at Great South Bay in the near future. Stay tuned.
The Pete Algerio Memorial went to Dave Phillips for his Oatmeal Stout.
Best of Show 1st place went to Wally Kopinski (Niagara Homebrewers) for his London Porter. 2nd place went to Eric Grimm (BEER) for his “George” Brett Saison and 3rd place went to Carl Geiger (Handgrenades Homebrew Club) for his “Rapunzel” American Pilsner.
Click here to see all the results.

2015 Calendar Updated

The 2015 Calendar is set. Check out the full calendar here. Here are some highlights:

  • 02/07/15 – Hops and Props
  • 04/11/15 – Real Ale Festival @ Blue Point Brewery
  • 05/09/15 – 19th Annual BEER Homebrew Competition
  • 08/08/15 – North Fork Craft Beer Fest @ Peconic
  • 08/22/15 – Sea Ink 2015
  • 09/12/15 – 19th Annual OctoBeerFest
  • 09/27/15 – Taps & Talons
  • 10/03/15 – Pour the Core Cider Fest
  • 10/24/15 – Punktober Fest @ GSB
  • 11/12/15 – Babylon Lions Club @ Chateau Le Mer

Girls Pint Out

At the October meeting our guest speakers were Girls Pint Out and Made of Beer Bakery. Julie Phi, Melissa Meier and Kaetlyn Jackson presented us with a tasting menu of baked goods and Brickhouse beers. Kaetlyn baked the cookies with spent grains from her homebrew, very tasty.

Jalapeno Bacon Cheddar Corn Muffins (IPA Flour) – Mongos Magnificent Mango (Hoppy Wheat w/ Mango)
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies (IPA Flour) – Breakfast Brown Ale (Maple Pecan Brown Ale)
Dark Chocolate and Butterscotch Chip Cookies (Black IPA Flour) – Nitro Boom Stout
Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with White Chocolate and Cinnamon Filling – SquashBuckler Ale (Seasonal Honey Pumpkin)

Checkout Girls Pint Out on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram at GirlsPintOutLI. They do these kinds of events all over the island.

Checkout Made of Beer Bakery:
Twitter – @mobbakery
Instagram – #madeofbeerbakery
Facebook – Made of Beer Bakery

To order Kaetlyn’s luscious concoctions, email her at MadeOfBeerBakery@gmail.com

Thanks girls, we had a great time!

2014 Election Results

The results of November’s Election are in, please give all your support to our new Officers and Board of Directors.

  • Vice President: Kevin Breslawski
  • Secretary: Eric Grimm
  • Board of Directors:
    • Dave Phillips
    • Lori Jordan
    • Harry Kuchenbrod
    • Jean Mish
    • Jim Thoms
    • Gregg Woody