Home Brew

Xtreme Brewing

Explore the world of home brewing during the Good Beer Festival in the Home Brew Tent! Xtreme Brewing will be on-site all weekend with sample equipment, supplies and answers to all your brewing questions. 

Home Brew Tasting

Xtreme Brewing Supplies is proud to offer a Home Brew Competitor/Public Tasting on Saturday, Oct. 13. 

1 p.m.: Home Brew Competitors' Tasting
1:45 p.m.: Home Brew competition winners announced on the main stage
2 p.m.: Public tasting under the Home Brew Tent

Home Brew Competition

Entry Information
To enter the competition, you must register online, then download the Entry Form to submit with your entries.

Register Online Download Entry Form

Deadline to enter: Sept. 14, 2018
Bottle Drop Off: Sept. 14-29, 2018 (locations listed on entry form)
Fee: $7.00 per entry. Maximum of 100 entries for the competition. You do not have to be present to win.

The Good Beer Festival brings great craft beers to the masses, and now we want YOU to bring your great home brews to us! The Good Beer Home Brew Competition is sanctioned by AHA/BJCP, and competitors should follow BJCP Style Guidelines. This year's event will be limited to five categories: Amber/Red/Brown, Belgian/Similar, Fruit/Seasonal, IPA/Pale/Light and Porter/Stout.

Prizes: Judges will grade the beers on a point system that includes aroma, appearance, flavor, mouthfeel and overall impression. Winners will be selected from each style/category; those selected will then compete for Best of Show. 

Best of Show: First place - $200, Second place - $100, Third place - $50, plus Best of Show medals
First place winner of each competition group: Gift certificate for Xtreme Brewing Supplies
First through third place winners of each competition group: AHA gold, silver or bronze medal

Questions about the Home Brew Competition? Contact shawn@xtremebrewing.com

Past Winners


2017 Results


See full 2017 results here.


2016 Results


2015 Results

2014 Results

2013 Results

2012 Results

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