Holiday Party! 12/11

SBE Holiday Party

Society of Barley Engineers will be holding our sixth annual Holiday Party the evening of Wednesday, December 11. It will be held at Chris Banker’s home in southeast Oceanside and directions will be sent to those who RSVP.

This will be a casual holiday gathering with potluck food and beer sharing. It will be a chance for everyone to get together outside of regular meetings, share homebrew and food, and celebrate a great year of beer.

Date and Time: Wednesday, December 11 at 6:30pm
Location: Chris Banker’s house, southeast Oceanside (south of the 78 near CostCo and the DMV). Address will be provided to those who RSVP
Details:

  • Open to members and their guests. Festive casual attire is encouraged.
  • Please bring a food item to share, along with any homebrew or commercial beers you wish to share.
  • Kegs can be accommodated with advance notice.

RSVP Here

December Meeting – Hop Varieties

December Meeting – Hop Varieties

The December meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, December 4th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers in Vista. We will be featuring Hop Varieties (in Bud Light bottles) which will be led by Jason Arcand.

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Upcoming Events
a) SBE Holiday Party (December 11th)
b) Stone AHA Rally (January 11th)
c) Lambic Blending (January 19th)
4) Hop Varieties (In Bud Light Bottles) – Jason Arcand
5) Post-presentation social time

Don’t forget to bring name badges, tables and chairs!

RSVP here

November Meeting @ The Lost Abbey

November Meeting @ The Lost Abbey

The November meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, November 6th @ 6pm at The Lost Abbey In San Marcos. We will special guest speaker, Tomme Arthur to discuss Innovative Brewing and we will be hosting the meeting at Lost Abbey. Since we will be returning to our first commercial meeting location (with Stone brewing), we will be bringing back a tradition of brining in pizza and will have that available at the retro price of $5 per person.

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) SdL Sours Competition Awards Announcement
4) Upcoming Events
a) SDBW Rip Current/Churchill’s (November 8)
b) SDBW Tap That Beer & Chocolate Pairing (November 9)
c) 117W Whiskey Distribution (November 24)
e) SBE Holiday Party (December 11th)
5) Innovative Brewing – Tomme Arthur
6) Post-presentation social time

Don’t forget to bring name badges, tables and chairs!

RSVP here

Oktober Meeting – Reviving Historical Brews

Oktober Meeting – Reviving Historical Brews

The Oktober meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, Oktober 2nd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewing Company in Vista. We will be featuring Reviving Historical Brews by Alvin Dixon.

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Upcoming Events
a) Lambic Harvest (Oktober 19th)
b) SdL Sours Competition (Oktober 17th dropoff deadline)
c) 117W Whiskey Distribution
d) San Diego Beer Week (November)
e) SBE Holiday Party (December 11th)
4) November Meeting @ Lost Abbey
5) Reviving Historical Brews – Alvin Dixon
6) Post-presentation social time

Don’t forget to bring name badges, tables and chairs!

RSVP here

September Meeting – Brewing for Competitions

September Meeting – Brewing For Competitions

The September meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, September 4th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewing Company in Vista. We will be featuring Brewing For Competitions by Nick Corona.

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Upcoming Events
a) Viasat Beer Festival (September 19)
b) Oktoberfest (TBA)
c) Lambic Harvest (Oktober 19th)
c) SdL Sours Competition
4) SdL T-Shirt order
5) Brewing For Competition – Nick Corona
6) Post-presentation social time

Don’t forget to bring name badges, tables and chairs!

RSVP here

August Meeting – Brewing Coffee Beer

August Meeting – Brewing Coffee Beer

Event in Vista, CA by Derek Springer on Wednesday, August 7 2019

The August meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, August 7th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewing Company in Vista. We will be featuring Brewing Coffee Beer by Chris Vascellaro.

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Upcoming Events
a) Booze Brothers Appreciation Night (August 14)
b) San Diego Cross Club Picnic (August 24)
c) Other Events
4) Brewing Coffee Beer – Chris Vascellaro
5) Post-presentation social time

Don’t forget to bring name badges, tables and chairs!

RSVP here

July Meeting – Sake Making

July Meeting – Sake Making

The July meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, July 3rd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewing Company in Vista. We will be featuring Sake Making by Andre & Alex McKay.

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Upcoming Events
a) Beer & Cheese Pairing (August)
b) Booze Brothers Appreciation Night (August 14)
c) San Diego Cross Club Picnic (August 24)
d) Other Events
4) Sake Making – Andre & Alex McKay
5) Post-presentation social time

Don’t forget to bring name badges, tables and chairs!

RSVP here

June Meeting – Healthy Fermentations

June Meeting – Healthy Fermentations

Event in Vista, CA on Wednesday, June 5 2019

The June meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, June 5th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewing Company in Vista. We will have special guest speaker Chris White of White Labs who will be presenting on Healthy Fermentations.

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Upcoming Events
a) Big Brew (June 12)
b) Beer & Cheese Pairing (July 10 or 17)
c) Booze Brothers Appreciation Night (August 14)
d) San Diego Cross Club Picnic (August 24)
e) Other Events
4) Healthy Fermentations – Chris White & White Labs
5) Post-presentation social time

Don’t forget to bring name badges, tables and chairs!

RSVP here

May Meeting – Transferring Beer

May Meeting – Transferring Beer

The May meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, May 1st @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewing Company in Vista. Our feature presentation, led by Sean Bush, will be on Transferring Beer.
On the agenda:

1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Strong Ale Club Only Competition Results
4) Upcoming Events
a) Southern California Homebrew Festival (May 3-5)
b) Rooted In Nature Fest (May 20)
c) Big Brew (June 12)
d) Other Events
5) Transferring Beer – Sean Bush
6) Post-presentation social time

Don’t forget to bring name badges, tables and chairs!

RSVP here