National Homebrew Competition

National Homebrew Competition

2018 Important Dates

Final Round Judging Completed
Final Round Winners Posted
Final Round Letter & Scoresheets Posted
Final Round Medals & Prize Packages Shipped

Final Round Brewer Profile

2018 First Round Competition Status

After a First Round judging center has evaluated all homebrew entries in their competition, the results must be verified prior to posting on HomebrewersAssociation.org. Results from individual judging centers will be posted as results are verified. Verification can take 7-14 days after judging has completed.

The 2018 competition had 8,405 entries judged, with 1,203 entries advancing to the Final Round and judged 1,142 entries in the Final Round.

First Round Shipping/Drop-off information is found in the Rules & Regulations.

Austin
April 13-15, 2018
Chicago
April 20-22, 2018
Denver
April 6-8, 2018
Indianapolis
April 13-15, 2018
Kansas City
April 20-22, 2018
Minneapolis
April 13-15, 2018
New York City
April 6-8, 2018
Philadelphia
April 6-8, 2018
Portland
April 6-8, 2018
Sacramento
April 13-15, 2018
San Diego
April 6-8, 2018
Tampa
April 13-15, 2018

NHC Updates

News from the Competition Director

Director John Moorhead

Congratulations to the National Homebrew Competition Winners

Another year, another great National Homebrew Competition (NHC)!

On June 30th during Homebrew Con 2018 in Portland, Ore., NHC entrants and conference attendees gathered for this year’s Award Ceremony. Homebrewers were awarded gold, silver, and bronze medals in 28 beer, 3 mead, and 2 cider categories.

View the full list of winners …More

Watch the National Homebrew Competition Awards

by John Moorhead, NHC Competition Director

The Brewing Network is back for its 13th year of bringing the most prestigious homebrew competition awards ceremony home to you! This year, the 2018 National Homebrew Competition Awards Ceremony is live from Portland, Oregon during Homebrew Con.

Watch all the action and cheer on your fellow …More

National Homebrew Competition Status Explanations

by John Moorhead, NHC Competition Director

On the homepage of the National Homebrew Competition website, we provide status updates for all the First Round judging locations. Below are explanations of what each status means.

We thank you in advance for your patience as we work through the process of posting results for each …More