SBE June Meeting Announcement

The June meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, June 1st @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be Kölsch presented by Booze Bros’ own Maurey Fletcher.

We’re also going to start experimenting with a “Feedback Corner” during the time before the meeting starts. If you’d like to get some thorough feedback on your beer outside of the normal club sharing be sure to find Andy or Chris Everett, who have volunteered to kick this off!

On the agenda:
1) Social time and small pour sharing.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
    A. Booze Bros Appreciation Party – Brian
    B. Pub Night Recap – Alvin
4) Events updates:
    A. Upcoming events – Andy
5) Kölsch – Maurey
6) Post-presentation social time.

If you still have not paid your dues for 2016 please talk to Jeremy some time during the meeting, it goes to fund awesome events like the club Lambic brew day as well as upgrades for our world famous club bar.

Don’t forget to bring a chair and tables! Have a good memorial weekend!

Please RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/16Ry9-Q8-kv2QxfFCAh5jfq6Euri4_KMjWx5LITWWm78/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE May Event – Bear Roots Brewing

Join us this month for club night as Bear Roots Brewing hosts Barley Engineer club members. They will be pouring a variety of their beers. Come by and meet the head brewer Terry and co-owner Nick Boling. There’s no excuses this month not to join your fellow club members and enjoy some great beer.

WHAT: SBE club night

WHEN:
​Thursday
5/26 at 6pm

WHERE: Bear Roots Brewing
1213 S. Santa Fe Ave. Vista Ca, 92083

760-726-4204
www.Brbrewco.com

DETAILS: Come try their beers with other SBE members

DISCOUNT: Club members get 10% off with current membership card

SBE May Meeting Announcement

The May meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, May 4th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our topic this month will be Wort Chilling presented by Dan Kutcher.

On the agenda:
1) Social time and small pour sharing.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
A. Lambic Brew Day – Andy
B. So Cal Homebrew Fest – Jim
4) Events updates:
A. Booze Bros Appreciation Party – Brian
B. Other upcoming events – Andy
5) Wort Chilling – Dan
6) Post-presentation social time.

RSVP Here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1e9hPDRchwNutDJKGy_IehLoj7L1a4LacREHsXYSe14I/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE April Meeting Announcement

The April meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, April 6th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our topic this month will be Czech Lagers presented by Doug Brown.

On the agenda:
1) Social time and small pour sharing.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) Events updates:
    A. Club Lambic Brew Day – Andy
    B. So Cal Homebrew Festival – Jim
    C. Booze Bros Appreciation Party – Brian
5) Czech Lagers – Doug
6) Post-presentation social time.

Please RSVP using the following form:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1t-BFPCc70MiAgmnWJruf9xdHEybM8RTbYvRZEakKacg/viewform?c=0&w=1

Société du Lambic 2016 Recipe

Here’s the recipe for the upcoming Lambic club brew day (as written for Andy’s 12 gallon system). You can either cut it directly in half for a 5/6 gallon batch or import the BeerXML via the link below and scale it to your own system. Assumes 70% brewhouse efficiency.

Recipe Details

Batch Size Boil Time IBU SRM Est. OG Est. FG ABV
12 gal 60 min 6.0 IBUs 3.5 SRM 1.049 1.009 5.2 %

Fermentables

Name Amount %
Brewer's Malt, 2-Row, Premium (Great Western) 16 lbs 69.57
Wheat, Flaked 7 lbs 30.43

Hops

Name Amount Time Use Form Alpha %
Aged 4 oz 60 min Boil Leaf 1

Yeast

Name Lab Attenuation Temperature
All The Bretts (OYL-218) Omega 88% 68°F - 85°F
Amalgamation The Yeast Bay 88% 65°F - 72°F
Club Dregs 85% 55°F - 80°F
Roselare Belgian Blend (3763) Wyeast Labs 80% 55°F - 80°F
Brettanomyces Bruxellensis (WLP650) White Labs 70% 65°F - 72°F
Brettanomyces Lambicus (WLP653) White Labs 70% 65°F - 72°F

Mash

Step Temperature Time
Saccharification 158°F 60 min

SBE Märch Meeting Announcement

The Märch meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, Märch 2nd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery (http://boozebrothersbrewery.com/) in Vista. Our topic this month will be Homebrewing Sour Beers presented by Andy Gamelin.

On the agenda:
1) Social time and small pour sharing.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) Events updates:
A. Big Brew – Jacques
B. Tour de Miramar – Patrick
C. Club Lambic Brew Day – Andy
5) Homebrewing Sour Beers – Andy
6) Post-presentation social time.

Don’t forget to bring a chair and tables!

Please RSVP Here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/16sV_mwKEtPe4KGwVFBSq9NhzkTLyuSdhYxNi_MZEmP0/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE Febrewary Meeting Announcement

The Febrewary meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, Febrewary 3rd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery (http://boozebrothersbrewery.com/) in Vista. Our topic this month will be Intro to Brewing Experiments presented by Chris Everett.

On the agenda:
1) Social time and small pour sharing.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Société du Lambic bottle share recap – Ryan R
4) Events updates:
     A. Southern California Homebrew Festival – Jim
     B. Beer and Cheese – Chris B
     C. Big Brew – Jacques
     D. Other events updates – Andy
5) 2016 dues collection – Jeremy
     (Last call for Beer and Cheese eligibility)
6) Intro to Brewing Experiments – Chris E
7) Post-presentation social time.

We will also be collecting dues for 2016 which has been set at $30 and covers membership to Society of Barley Engineers and Société du Lambic clubs.

Don’t forget to bring a chair and tables!

Please RSVP:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1tOqgKU9YlUQpqI5k2rjll4nEAIpSrIBukrAocUvPSCw/viewform?c=0&w=1&usp=mail_form_link

SBE January Meeting Announcement

Our first Society of Barley Engineers meeting of 2016 will be this upcoming Wednesday, January 6th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery (http://boozebrothersbrewery.com/) in Vista.
Our topic this month will be Brewing Disasters presented by Chris Banker.

On the agenda:
1) Social time and small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Holiday party recap – Chris B
4) 2016 events update – Andy
5) 2016 Dues collection – Jeremy
6) Brewing Disasters – Chris B
7) Post-presentation social time and homebrew sharing

We will also be collecting dues for 2016 which has been set at $30 and covers membership to Society of Barley Engineers and Société du Lambic clubs.

Don’t forget to bring a chair and tables!

Please fill out the RSVP form here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1DOrpRUBYYNXoqUzTbOzmiB9faa9IpgguqYc1vvKLc_E/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE December Meeting Announcement

The December meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday December 2nd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our feature topic, Brewing Lagers, will be led by Corey Magers. We will also be collecting dues for 2016 which has been set at $30 and covers membership to Society of Barley Engineers and Société du Lambic clubs.

On the agenda:
1) Brewing Lagers – Corey
2) San Diego Beer Week Recap – Derek
3) Holiday Party – Chris B.
4) 2016 Meeting Plan – Derek
5) 2016 Events Plan – Andy
6) 2016 Dues collection – Jeremy
7) Homebrew Sharing

Please RSVP here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1drsy5xjS-cU1ro-4a3n7ow4ufcA_62vngLZNIps9C80/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE November Meeting Announcement

The November Meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday November 4th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our feature topic, American Wild Ales, will be lead by Ryan Reschan. We will also be holding Officers Elections for President, Vice President, Treasurer, Events Officer and Information Officer positions.

On the agenda:
1) American Wild Ales – Ryan
2) Officers Elections
3) Lambic Kegging recap – Andy
4) Alesmith Tasting Room
5) San Diego Beer Week – Derek
6) Holiday Party – Chris B.
7) Homebrew Sharing

Please RSVP here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1drsy5xjS-cU1ro-4a3n7ow4ufcA_62vngLZNIps9C80/viewform?c=0&w=1