Big Brew 2013
Each year homebrewers around the world invite family and friends to their brewing site on the first Saturday in May to celebrate National Homebrew Day. The AHA celebrates National Homebrew Day with Big Brew, which brings together thousands of homebrewers from around the world, all brewing the same beers simultaneously. More than 5,000 homebrewers from North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, South America and Australia are expected to participate Big Brew this year on May 4.
2013 Big Brew Resources Now Available
Whether you are hosting an event, inviting a few friends over or joining a registered event, all the resources necessary to participate in Big Brew are now available!
If you plan to host a Big Brew event, register today and download the press release and event poster to help promote the occasion to homebrewers in your area. Find a registered Big Brew event near you by viewing the list of current sites. Make sure to check back as more sites are registered!
The recipes for the 2013 Big Brew are the medal-winning entries from the Great American Beer Festival 2012 Pro-Am Competition. The diverse recipes cover a range of styles, ingredients, skills and processes, so choose the one that you would like to brew most with your friends and family!
Big Brew Trends in 2012
An estimated 7,100 people celebrated the National Homebrew Day at 254 registered AHA Big Brew sites in 2012. More than 1,500 batches which accounting for 1,200 gallons of homebrew, were enjoyed around the world. Nine countries participated with registered AHA Big Brew sites, including 44 of the United States.