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Final Week to Enter Biere de Rock!
« on: November 19, 2013, 11:22:56 AM »
Biere de Rock

The Rock Hoppers Brew Club announces the Biere de Rock Belgian and French ale homebrew competition.

Entries

To enter, please go to http://www.bierederock.com and proceed through the registration process.

Entry Deadline

All entries must be received by our shipping location or at a drop-off location by Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 5:00 PM, MST. Entries will not be accepted beyond this date.

Registration Deadline

Registration will close on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 5:00 PM, MST. Please note: registered users will not be able to add, view, edit, or delete entries on the registration website after  this date.

Call for Judges and Stewards

If you are willing to be a judge or steward, please go to http://www.bierederock.com, register, and fill out the appropriate information.

Sponsors

  • Rockyard Brewing Company
  • Beer At Home
  • Castle Rock Homebrew Supply
  • Hops & Berries
  • The Brew Hut
  • Beersmith
  • Better Beer Scores
  • Brewery Rickoli
  • Briess Malting
  • Bristol Brewing Company
  • Dillon Dam Brewery
  • Dry Dock Brewing Company
  • Full Sail Brewing Company
  • Grimm Brothers Brewhouse
  • Grist Brewing Company
  • Hobby Beverage Equipment Company
  • Lagunitas Brewing Company
  • Lone Tree Brewing Company
  • Quoin
  • Rogue Brewing
  • Tap Handles
  • The Bruery
  • The Rackhouse Pub
  • Wyeast

Competition Rules

Entry Fee

$7 per entry.

Payment

After registering and inputting entries, all participants must pay their entry fee(s). Accepted payment methods include:

  • Check, made out to Rock Hoppers Brew Club
  • PayPal (once registered on the website, click Pay Entry Fees from the main navigation after inputting all entries).

Competition Dates and Judging Location

Rockyard Brewing
Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 8:00 AM, MST
880 Castleton Rd Castle Rock, CO 80109

Categories Accepted

  • 16A Witbier
  • 16B Belgian Pale Ale
  • 16C Saison
  • 16D Biere de Garde
  • 16E Belgian Specialty Ale
  • 17B Flanders Red Ale
  • 17C Flanders Brown Ale/Oud Bruin
  • 17D Straight (Unblended) Lambic
  • 17E Gueuze
  • 17F Fruit Lambic
  • 18A Belgian Blond Ale
  • 18B Belgian Dubbel
  • 18C Belgian Tripel
  • 18D Belgian Golden Strong Ale
  • 18E Belgian Dark Strong Ale
  • Belgian Inspired Fruit Beer (Special style: Biere de Rock)
  • American-Belgian Hybrid Beer (Special style: Biere de Rock)

Shipping Address
Biere de Rock c/o Rockyard Brewing Company
880 Castleton Rd Castle Rock, CO 80109

Packing & Shipping Hints
  • Carefully pack your entries in a sturdy box. Line the inside of your carton with a plastic trash bag. Partition and pack each bottle with adequate packaging material. Do not over pack! Write clearly: "Fragile. This Side Up." on the package. Your package should weigh less than 25 pounds. Please refrain from using "messy" packaging materials such a Styrofoam "peanuts" or pellets; please use packaging material such as bubble wrap.
  • Every reasonable effort will be made to contact entrants whose bottles have broken to make arrangements for sending replacement bottles.
  • It is not against any Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) regulations or federal laws to ship your entries via privately owned shipping company for analytical purposes. However, IT IS ILLEGAL TO SHIP ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES VIA THE U.S. POSTAL SERVICE. Private shipping companies have the right to refuse your shipment if they are informed that the package contains glass and/or alcoholic beverages. Be aware that entries mailed internationally are often required by customs to have proper documentation. These entries might be opened and/or returned to the shipper by customs' officials at their discretion. It is solely the entrant's responsibility to follow all applicable laws and regulations.

Drop Off Locations

Beer At Home - Englewood
4393 S Broadway, Englewood, CO 80113
(303) 789-3676

Castle Rock Homebrew Supply
1043 Park St. Castle Rock, CO 80109
(303) 660-2275

Hops & Berries
125 Remington St Fort Collins, CO 80524
(970) 493-2484

The Brew Hut
15120 E. Hampden Ave. Aurora, CO  80014
(303) 680-8898


Award Ceremony

Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 1:30 PM, MST
880 Castleton Rd Castle Rock, CO 80109
« Last Edit: November 19, 2013, 11:24:36 AM by brewblogger »
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