Since the February post I can share the following activities (not the full glass but a good taste
Attended and judged in SNAFU homebrew club's Winter Fest in Vegas, Nevada, plus homebrewed a collaboration beer with Kim and Adam (club officers) in reward for finding one of my hose clamp rings that was geocached in Pittsburgh, PA. Hosted the March Zymurgy Live with Stan Hieronymus on New Zealand Hops (watch the replay exclusive to AHA members here: https://www.homebrewersassociation.org/presentations/zymurgy-live/
), presented on homebrewing at Lady Justice Brewery in Aurora, Colorado. Judged virtually and in-person (best of show) for Sweetheart's Revenge hosted by WeizGuys homebrew club in Loveland, Colorado. Hosted and presented in Boulder, Colorado at our AHA Media Demo Day to journalists featuring a how-to brew demo of the AHA 2023 Big Brew recipe (by Chris Frey) called Nearly Nirvana Pale Ale. Presented to the following homebrew clubs: White Street Brewers, Carolina BrewMasters, Butler County Brewins Society and Olde Town Mash Paddler's. Watched the March Zymurgy Live (exclusive to AHA members) with Dr. Charlie Bamforth and Doug Piper. Judge 1st Round National Homebrew Competition in Longmont, Colorado and separately in Tampa, Florida. Also, during the past two months, I visited the following homebrew shops: Vegas Homebrew and separately Let's Brew Homebrew and Winemaking Supplies in Vegas; Quirky Homebrew Supply in Northglenn, Colorado; Boulder Fermentation Supply in Boulder, CO; Bald Brewer Homebrewing in Longmont, CO AND more breweries than I can count.
Like I said, that's not the full glass but is a large sip.
Thank you to all who are American Homebrewers Association Members, and a reminder on a few things: