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April Meeting Notes

PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2018 1:20 pm
by IanE
April Meeting at Desthil

Old Business

-BJCP judging class - Emails will be sent out to set up the next meeting

-Rum Barrel - English brown was filled on Sunday April 1st. We will check the progress in a month or so. This will be the last beer in this barrel. We will try to sell the barrel to offset the cost of a new barrel to be purchased at a future date.

-Monarch Brewing - Jackson reached out to Monarch Brewing to have a weekend club event/tour at the brewery.

-Yearly homebrew comp. - June 9th 2018. Tentatively at Quality with beer drop-off at Friar Tucks.

New Business

-Mid month happy hour at Tim Schilling's house on Wednesday April 18th at 6:30. He will send out an e-mail with his address.

-May 3rd meeting at Riggs
-June 7th meeting at 25 O'clock

-White Labs yeast has a customer club that allows you to trade in packets for swag.

-Desthil tasting - We got sample 4 different beers from their sour program. Their sour program is ran out of their Bloomington/Normal locations.
1. Flanders Red
2. Blueberry Gose
3. SYNCHOPATHIC dry hopped sour
4. Saint Dekkera sour dubbele stout

-We got to take a tour of their brew room. They brew mostly beer to be consumed at the restaurant. They are able to pull beer at the bar directly from their bright tanks.