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Old 10-01-2009, 03:44 PM   #1
Aug 2009
Louisville, KY
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Hey guys! I am trying to promote my club's annual AHA/BJCP sanctioned Porter Competition. We'd love to see your beers there! Represent!

17th Annual FOSSILS Porter Competition:

When: November 14th, 2009
Where: RichO's, New Albany, Indiana
Deadline: November 12, 2009
Styles: Porters (2008 BJCP, 12A, 12B, 12C, 23 Specialty)
Cost: FREE

2009 Porter Competition
Here is some information about the upcoming FOSSILS Porter Competition
taking place November 14, 2009. Judging will start at 2:00 PM.
The rules are simple:
Two 12 ounce unmarked long neck bottles (stay away from embossed bottles
and scrape the label off), for each entry. Multiple entries from the same brewer
are acceptable. Please use rubber bands to attach bottle labels (see form below).
The bottle caps must be plain or blacked out. We will be following the 2008 BJCP
Guidelines for Porter.
The beer must be one of the following: 12A Brown Porter, 12B Robust Porter,
12C Baltic Porter or Specialty 23 (Porter only).
All entries must be turned in to me on or before Nov. 12, 2009. There is no fee
for entering this competition.
I (Ed Tash) will be at RichO's on the 12th to collect entries. Entries may be sent
to RichO's (see address below), but they must be received by Nov. 12th. If you
have a conflict and are unable to get your entry to me on time, contact Ed Tash
at [email protected] We'll try to work it out.
If you are not planning on attending the FOSSILS Meeting to be held the night of
the judging, please include a self addressed stamped envelope with your entry.
This will allow your score sheets to be delivered sooner. If you would like to
judge please let me know. This is a BJCP sanctioned competition judges will
receive one judging point.
As started in 2008, the brewer whose beer that travels the farthest to the
competition will receive a FOSSILS membership for one year. Please use
http://www.mapquest.com and enter your home address and 3312 Plaza Drive, New
Albany, IN 47150 as the ending address to calculate your total distance.
Mailing Address:
Rich O's Public House
Attention: Fossils Porter Competition,
3312 Plaza Drive
New Albany, IN 47150
[email protected]
Please attach this form to each bottle,
Brewer(s) __________________________________________________ ___________
Address __________________________________________________ ___________
City/State __________________________________________________ __________
E-mail Address __________________________________________________ _______
Homebrew Club __________________________________________________ _______
Name of Beer __________________________________________________ ________
Style __Porter__________________________________________ _______________
Sub Style __________________________________________________ ___________
(Brown, Robust, Baltic, Specialty)
Specialty Ingredient(s) ______________________________________________
(For Specialty Porter only)
Base Beer ______________________________________________
(For Specialty Porter only)
Past Winners:
Phil Snyder, Music City Brewers - Baltic Porter Nov 8, 2008
Scott Boyer Nov 10, 2007
Dave Howard Nov 12, 2006
Kris Walker Nov 13, 2005
Scott Boyer Nov 14, 2004
Bob Capshew Nov 9, 2003
Beth & Dave Howard Nov 10, 2002
Don Washburn Nov 11, 2001
Rick Sulivan Nov 12, 2000
Amy Baylor Nov 14, 1999
Amy Baylor Nov 8, 1998
Syd & Cory Lewison Nov 9, 1997
Syd & Cory Lewison Nov 10, 1996
Dennis Barry Nov 12, 1995
Stan Brown Nov 13, 1994
Dennis Barry Nov 14, 1993
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