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Rules

This competition is AHA sanctioned and open to any amateur homebrewer age 21 or older.

THIS COMPETITION IS FOR CHARTER LIBME MEMBERS ONLY

All entries by non charter members will be disqualified.

Please submit TWO bottles for each entry.  Attach entry forms to bottles with rubber bands only.   Any taped entry forms will be disqualified.  12 oz. brown bottles are preferred.  Please no swing top bottles.

All entries must be received by 7:00 pm the night of monthly meeting.  Entries may be dropped off in advance with either the competition organizer or the judge coordinator.

Monthly winners must also submit one bottle directly to Blue Point Brewery.

NO SOUR/BRETT BEERS (Kettle Sours Acceptable)

The competition committee reserves the right to combine categories based on number of entries. All possible effort will be made to combine similar styles. All brews in combined categories will be judged according to the style they were originally entered in.

Bottles will not be returned to entrants.

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BJCP 2015 Judging Styles

If a style's name is hyperlinked, it has specific entry requirements. Click or tap on the name to view the subcategory's requirements.

1A American Light Lager1B American Lager1C Cream Ale
1D American Wheat Beer2A International Pale Lager2B International Amber Lager
2C International Dark Lager3A Czech Pale Lager3B Czech Premium Pale Lager
3C Czech Amber Lager3D Czech Dark Lager4A Munich Helles
4B Festbier4C Helles Bock5A German Leichtbier
5B Kolsch5C German Exportbier5D German Pils
6A Marzen6B Rauchbier6C Dunkels Bock
7A Vienna Lager7B Altbier7C Kellerbier
8A Munich Dunkel8B Schwarzbier9A Doppelbock
9B Eisbock9C Baltic Porter10A Weissbier
10B Dunkels Weissbier10C Weizenbock11A Ordinary Bitter
11B Best Bitter11C Strong Bitter12A English Golden Ale
12B Australian Sparkling Ale12C English IPA13A Dark Mild
13B English Brown Ale13C English Porter14A Scottish Light
14B Scottish Heavy14C Scottish Export15A Irish Red Ale
15B Irish Stout15C Irish Extra Stout16A Sweet Stout
16B Oatmeal Stout16C Tropical Stout16D Foreign Extra Stout
17A English Strong Ale17B Old Ale17C Wee Heavy
17D English Barleywine18A Blonde Ale18B American Pale Ale
19A American Amber Ale19B California Common19C American Brown Ale
20A American Porter20B American Stout20C Imperial Stout
21A American IPA21B Specialty IPA21B1 Belgian IPA
21B2 Black IPA21B3 Brown IPA21B4 Red IPA
21B5 Rye IPA21B6 White IPA22A Double IPA
22B American Strong Ale22C American Barleywine22D Wheatwine
24A Witbier24B Belgian Pale Ale24C Biere de Garde
25A Belgian Blond Ale25B Saison25C Belgian Golden Strong Ale
26A Trappist Single26B Belgian Dubbel26C Belgian Tripel
26D Belgian Dark Strong Ale27A Historical Beer27A1 Gose
27A2 Piwo Grodziskie27A3 Lichtenhainer27A4 Roggenbier
27A5 Sahti27A6 Kentucky Common27A7 Pre-Prohibition Lager
27A8 Pre-Prohibition Porter27A9 London Brown Ale29A Fruit Beer
29B Fruit and Spice Beer29C Speciality Fruit Beer30A Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer
30B Autumn Seasonal Beer30C Winter Seasonal Beer31A Alternative Grain Beer
31B Alternative Sugar Beer32A Classic Style Smoked Beer32B Specialty Smoked Beer
33A Wood-Aged Beer33B Specialty Wood-Aged Beer34A Clone Beer
34B Mixed-Style Beer34C Experimental Beer 

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Judging Session Locations and Dates

February Meeting
Long Ireland Beer Company
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 7:30 PM, EST

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Best of Show

Winner will be brewed at Blue Point and considered for the Pro-Am Category of GABF

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Awards

The winner will be announced by meetings end.  All winners will be brewed on the Blue Point 22.5 Barrel pilot system and served in the tasting room.  

One entry will be picked from the winners to be brewed on the main 30 BBL system and entered into the GABF Pro-Am Competition.

Both score sheets and awards will be available for pick up that night after the ceremony concludes. 

 

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Awards Ceremony

Long Ireland Brewing Company
817 Pulaski St, Riverhead, NY 11901
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 9:00 PM, EST

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Circuit Qualification

Winner will be brewed at Blue Point and considered for the Pro-Am Category of GABF

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