Homebrew Beer Recipes

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Standard/Ordinary Bitter

Craictastic Ordinary Bitter

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Homebrewers Association

Patrick Leon of San Diego, CA, member of the QUAFF (Quality Ale and Fermentation Fraternity), won a gold medal in Category #8: Pale British Ale with an Ordinary Bitter during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI, with the help of Nick Corona. Leon and Corona's Pale British Ale was chosen as the best among 243 entries in the category.Read More

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Scottish Light 60/-

Iowa Brewers Bevvy Scottish Light

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Homebrewers Association

Zack Rice of West Des Moines, IA, member of the Iowa Brewers Union, won a gold medal in Category #9: Scottish & Irish Ale with a Scottish Light during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI with the help of Aaron Reif. Rice and Reif's Scottish & Irish Ale was chosen as the best among 222 entries in the category.Read More

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American Pale Ale

Big Boi’s Booty Sweat American Pale Ale

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Homebrewers Association

Andrew Howell of Clarksville, TN, member of the Clarksville Carboys, won a gold medal in Category #10: American Pale Ale during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI. Howell’s American Pale Ale was chosen as the best among 312 entries in the category.Read More

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American Amber Ale

Possibility and Promise Pacific Amber

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Homebrewers Association

Justin Westcott of Federal Way, WA, member of the Browns Point Homebrew Club, won a gold medal in Category #11: Amber & Brown American Ale with an American Amber Ale during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI. Westcott’s Amber & Brown American Ale was chosen as the best among 281 entries in the category.Read More

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English Porter

‘Sket English Porter

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Homebrewers Association

Ryan Celia of Easton, PA, member of the Lehigh Valley Home Brewers, won a gold medal in Category #12: Brown British Beer with an English Porter during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI. Celia’s Brown British Beer was chosen as the best among 259 entries in the category.Read More

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Oatmeal Stout

Sticky Faucet Oatmeal Milk Stout

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Homebrewers Association

Josh Baas of Elk Grove, CA, won a gold medal in Category #13: British & Irish Stout with an Oatmeal Stout during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI, with the help of Jeff Rorison. Baas and Rorison’s British & Irish Stout was chosen as the best among 369 entries in the category.Read More

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Porter

Mid-Sember Knight’s Dream American Porter

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Homebrewers Association

Matt Knight of Milford, CT, member of the Brew Haven, won a gold medal in Category #14: American Porter & Stout with an American Porter during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI with the help of Mike Joshi. Knight and Joshi’s American Porter & Stout was chosen as the best among 304 entries in the category.Read More

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Imperial Stout

Four Tsarinas and Two Tsarovich’s Imperial Stout

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Homebrewers Association

Joseph Formanek of Bolingbrook, IL, member of the Urban Knaves of Grain, won a gold medal in Category #15: Imperial Stout during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI. Formanek’s Imperial Stout was chosen as the best among 226 entries in the category.Read More

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American IPA

Idaho Is One Giant Park IPA

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Homebrewers Association

Mike Butler of Olathe, KS, member of the Kansas City Bier Meisters, won a gold medal in Category #16: American IPA during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI, with the help of Stephanie Butler. The Butler's American IPA was chosen as the best among 353 entries in the category.Read More

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Belgian Specialty Ale

Summer Cloud Belgian IPA

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Homebrewers Association

Tom Beach of Rocky River, OH, member of the Society of Northeast Ohio Brewers, won a gold medal in Category #17: Specialty IPA with a Belgian IPA during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI. Beach’s Specialty IPA was chosen as the best among 475 entries in the category.Read More

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American Barleywine

Big Blimp! Barleywine

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Homebrewers Association

Donna Reuter of Akron, OH, member of the Society of Akron Area Zymurgists (SAAZ), won a gold medal in Category #18: Strong American Ale with an American Barleywine during the 2019 National Homebrew Competition Final Round in Providence, RI, with the help of Larry Reuter. The Reuter’s Strong American Ale was chosen as the best among 254 entries in the category.Read More

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