SBE August Meeting Announcement

August Meeting – Base Malts

The August meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, August 1st @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our main presentation will be on Base Malts which will be presented by Mike Jocelyn. We’ll be discussing a variety of malts that you use as the main malt in your grist and will have some examples brewed with them.

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Booze Brothers Appreciation Night (August 8)
4) Stone Anniversary Celebration (August 18)
5) San Diego Cross Club Picnic (August 25)
6) Base Malts with Mike Jocelyn
7) Post-presentation social time

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

Please RSVP here

SBE July Meeting Announcement

July Meeting – Belgian Beer w/ Dr. Bill

The July meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, July 11th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our main presentation…

The July meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, July 11th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our main presentation will be on Belgian Ales which will be presented by special guest speaker, “Dr.” Bill Sysak. We’re excited to have one of the world’s most knowledgeable experts on craft beer to lead this presentation which will include a variety of Belgian Ale samples. You will not want to miss this meeting!

On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Foot Golf (July 15)
4) Second Chance Pub Night (July 18)
5) Stone Anniversary Sodas (August 18)
6) San Diego Cross Club Picnic (August 25)
7) Belgian Ales with “Dr.” Bill Sysak
8) Post-presentation social time

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

Please RSVP here

SBE June Meeting Announcement

June Meeting – Packaging Beer

The June meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, June 6th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our main presentation…

The June meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, June 6th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista.  Our main presentation will be on Packaging Beer which will be presented by Jacques Guilloton. Food vendor will be Pure Burger.
On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Bowling & Bocce @ Urge (June 10)
4) Big Brew @ Booze Bros (June 20)
5) Stone Anniversary Sodas (August 18)
6) Packaging Beer Presentation
7) Post-presentation social time.

SBE May Meeting Announcement

May Meeting – Ciders

The May meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, May 2nd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista.  Our main presentation will be on Ciders which will be presented by Brian Trout.
On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion
3) Radegast submission and other Paparazzi activities
4) Southern California Homebrew Festival
5) Other Upcoming Events
6) Ciders
7) Post-presentation social time.

SBE April Meeting Announcement

April Meeting – Brewery Automation

The April meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, April 4th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our main…

The April meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, April 4th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista.  Our main presentation will be on Brewing Automation which will be presented by Paul Hess.
On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Swag update & tasting glasses
4) Lager Homebrew Competition
5) Meading in the Garden
6) OC Road Trip
7) Southern California Homebrew Festival
8) Brewing Automation
9) Post-presentation social time.

SBE March Meeting Announcement

March Meeting – The Dark Side of Beers

The March meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, March 7th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. Our main…

The March meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, March 7th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista.  Our main presentation will be on Dark Beers which will be presented by Sean Bush.
On the agenda:
1) Social time & small pour sharing
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Competitions Update
4) Lambic Brew Session
5) Board Games at BattleMage
6) Meading in the Garden
7) OC Road Trip
8) Southern California Homebrew Festival
9) Dark Beers
10) Post-presentation social time.

SBE Febrewary Meeting Announcement

The Febrewary meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, Febrewary 7th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista.  Our main presentation will be on Brewing Experiments which will be presented by our Experiments Officer, Brian Frederick.  We are planning on developing our experiments program this year, so I am excited about kicking this off next week.
On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Southern California Homebrew Festival.
4) Event Plan for 2018.
5) Brewing Experiments
6) Post-presentation social time.

SBE January Meeting Announcement

Happy Brew Year Engineers! The January meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, January 3rd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be our annual light-hearted New Years meeting, this time on Fermentation’s Wacky Siblings by Lyne Noella.

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) Event updates.
5) Fermentation’s Wacky Siblings – Lyne & friends
6) Post-presentation social time.

2018 club dues are upon us again, so please bring $30/individual or $40/household. Your dues go to fund cool things like our fancy name badges, our world-class festival bar, and meeting beers. Ultimately it all goes back to you!

Word on the street is that Lyne has a special prize we’re going to raffle off to everyone that RSVPs (and shows) to the meeting–don’t wait to sign up!

Don’t forget that you’re on the hook to bring your fancy new name badges! Also, don’t forget your tables and chairs!

Please RSVP here

SBE December Meeting Announcement

The December meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, December 6th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The presenter this month will be Derek giving a talk on New England style hazy ales (NEIPA).

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) Event updates.
    A) Holiday Party
    B) Jim’s Holiday Challenge Results
5) Derek – NEIPA
6) Post-presentation social time.

If you’re entering a beer in Jim’s Holiday Beer Challenge please submit it in one unmarked bottle at the meeting. Please check in with Nancy in the back who will be handling the beers and submitting them to the judges.

Please RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd6E-hNBA_5dWsPfLoU62-0__6NVBQghVIn4AYwd1fDNzQ6VQ/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE November Meeting Announcement

The November meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, November 1st @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The presenter this month will be none other than celebrated homebrew author, AHA Vice Chair, wacky experimenter, and generally awesome dude Drew Beechum!

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) Event updates.
    A) SD Beer Week
5) Drew Beechum.
6) Post-presentation social time.

Please RSVP using the form below. Also, don’t forget that you’re on the hook to bring your fancy new name badges!
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSem7mtImEWDRmNhNiEc0mctgf2rgYPwQmBjR3CI8Bp9_BWv-w/viewform