Just want to let Pacific Northwest locals know the Everett based brewers club Greater Everett Brewers League is hosting an IPA only competition in late May. (Yes, I am affiliated) It is a unique elimination format with no cap on amount of entries. I will post the official particulars and website link below.
Coming up on May 22nd the Greater Everett Brewers League will be hosting the Hop Madness IPA
Challenge. Beers will be placed in one of 4 brackets (American IPA14a, European
IPA 14b Imperial IPA 14c and Experimental IPA 23a.) and will be evaluated in a
head-to-head fashion. The winner
of each bracket will advance to a final Best of Show round, and the best beer
will be crowned the winner. This is a BJCP certified competition as well as
Washington Homebrewer of the Year qualifier.Participants
will be allowed to enter as many different IPA beers as they wish. Please don’t
enter the same beer twice. Entries will be accepted May 7th-
May18th. For more information go to: www.gebl.org.
Primary: German Hef, Belgian IPA, Scottish 80, Belgian Dubbel
On Tap: Oatmeal Stout, Vanilla Oatmeal Stout, Belgian Dark Strong, Munich Dunkel, Dunkel Weizen, Oktoberfest, Bock, IPA, Black IPA, English IPA, Pale Ale
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