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26th Annual Hudson Valley Homebrewers Competition Results

Thanks to all who participated in the annual hombrewers competition

There were 326 entries judged and 164 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show - Beer
Best of Show - Cider
Best of Show - Mead

Full list of results.

A Day at Sloop Brewing for the Restoration of the Sloop Woody Guthrie

The Beacon Sloop Club is sponsoring an Outdoor beer tasting for the Woody Guthrie restoration. It will be held at the Sloop Brewing Co.

When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 1 to 8 pm
Where: Sloop Brewing Co. 1061 County Route 19_Elizaville, NY 12523
Tickets: $60 for adults over 21, $20 guest under 21
Tickets include the following:
  • Unlimited Beer Tasting with Special Brews Just for Us
  • Food (Pig Roast, vegetarian options & more)
  • Live Music, Karaoke, Games, Activities
  • Bonfire
  • Guided Brewery Tour
  • Beer Glass (adults only)
Additional Information
Purchase Tickets Here!
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Judges Resources


Club Recipes
American Homebrew Association
Past winning Recipes.
Beersmith Recipes
Recipes submitted by brewers from all over the world.
Winning recipes from Josh Youngman
2015 HVHB competition BOS as well as other winning recipes.
  NOTE: Many of these recipes are in a format that will allow them to be directly imported into Beersmith.

Scheduled Meetings and Locations

Date Time Location Style of the month
Wed, January 13th, 2016 8pm River Station
1 N Water St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 452-9207 MAP
January - 21B Winter Warmer
Wed, February 10th, 2016 8pm Halftime
2290 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 MAP
February - 10A American Pale Ale
Wed, March 9th, 2016 8pm Mahoney's
35 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-471-7026 MAP
March - 18C Belgian Tripel
Wed, April 13th, 2016 8pm Brown Derby
96 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-452-3232 MAP
April - 5C Doppelbock
Wed, May 11th, 2016 8pm Duchess Hops-BIAB day
1167 Noxon Rd, Lagrangeville, NY 12540
(845) 456-1227 MAP
May - 14A English IPA
Wed, June 8th, 2016 8pm Schatzi's Pub
202 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-454-1179 MAP
June - 6C Kolsch
Wed, July 13th, 2016 8pm Tavern 23
23 Verazzano Blvd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 473-2323 MAP
July - 1D Munich Helles
Wed, Aug 10th, 2016 8pm Schatzi's Pub
202 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-454-1179 MAP
August - 17A Berliner Weisse
Wed, Sept 14th, 2016 8pm The Mill (Justin )
46 Vassar Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
845-214-0000 MAP
September - 14B American IPA
Wed, Oct 12th, 2016 8pm Juan Murphy's
796 Main Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(845) 232-4288 MAP
October - 18D Belgian Golden Strong Ale
Wed, Nov 9th, 2016 8pm TBD November - Holiday Party, no beer style o' the month
Wed, Dec 14th, 2016 8pm Mahoney's
35 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-471-7026 MAP
December - 19A Old Ale

New and prospective members are encouraged to attend!
Please coordinate with the Sergeant-at-Arms about any samples being brought to the meetings.

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