The Homebrew Club for Montrose, Colorado and Surrounding Area.
Welcome to Black Canyon Homebrewers Association.
Black Canyon Homebrewers along with Horsefly Brewery Presents the 1st Annual Saint Patrick’s Day Beer Festival and Parade
Saturday, March 16, 2024at 1:00 PM (12:30 for parade participants) at South Junction just outside of Horsefly
Non-motorized Parade starts at 11:30 at Centennial Plaza and ends at the festival site — Junction Avenue next to Horsefly Brewery. Parade participants will get $5 off and early entry into the brewfest (12:30).
$35 to attend the brewfest. Pay at the gate. Venmo, credit card, or Cash accepted. $20 for non-drinkers and young adults (18-20). Accompanied children under 18 admitted free.
September Meeting The next meeting of the Black Canyon Homebrewers Association is Thursday, September 14 at 6:00 PM. The meeting will be at Casey’s house in Montrose. Contact me if you need directions. The big topic of discussion will be Oktoberfest!!! Which is only a few days away! Also, Casey has brewed up a batch of beer which he split up and hopped each part differently. This Hop Bits will be a great way to compare the effects different hops have on beer. Please come if you can and bring beer if you like. Upcoming Important Dates
Best of Show: Eric Svensen’s Dubbel Category First Place Second Place Third Place Porter / Stout Casey Knopp Pale Ale Casey Knopp Casey Knopp Andrew Burris Amber or Brown Ale Andrew Burris David Sinton Casey Knopp Fruit or Vegetable Andrew Burris Lager Eric Svensen Eric Svensen Belgian Eric Svensen Eric Svensen Cider Dennis Murphy Jerry Spangrude Cordial Constance Reed Montrose County Fair Board provided the categories.
Montrose County Fair The Fair will run from July 21 to the 29th. Beer judging will be on Wednesday, July 26 at 6:00 PM at the Montrose Event Center (1036 North Seventh Street – the best place to park is south of the Event Center and north of North Pythian Avenue). If you would like to enter your beer, wine, cider, or mead, entries will be due on Monday, July 24th. Drop off locations include Friendship Hall, the Hoovers’ place, or David’s place. All entries will be $1 and please submit two bottles. Fill out this entry form plus this…
Tom Jungers has some real cool brewing supplies for sale. This includes a refrigerator set up for five taps. He would like $1,250 for the entire set up (parts are over $3,000 new). But he is willing to entertain offers or sell items separately. Contact him directly (email@example.com).
County Fair More details about beer, cider, wine, and mead judging for Montrose County Fair will be coming. Generally, there will be at least one drop off point in July, entries will be a dollar, and we’ll be using the BJCP 2021 style guide during judging. We’ll need volunteers to judge and steward. This will be a great time to learn about beer and beer styles you don’t normally consume. So please join us. Judging will be on Wednesday, July 25 at Montrose County Event Center (time to be announced). The address is 1036 N 7th St. The best place to park is south of the…