SBE August Meeting Announcement

The August meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, August 2nd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be Clarifying Beer presented by the Gaggioli’s.

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) Summer Party
B) Stone Anniversary Sodas
C) Other summer activities
5) Clarifying Beer.
6) Post-presentation social time.

An RSVP form will be sent out when we get closer to the meeting. Also, don’t forget that you’re on the hook to bring your fancy new name badges; word is there will be a special treat at the next meeting for everyone that remembers!

SBE July Meeting Announcement

The July meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, July 5th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be Brewing Low Gravity by Corey Magers.

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) Summer Party
    B) Stone Anniversary Sodas
5) Brewing Low Gravity – Corey
6) Post-presentation social time.

Please RSVP here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdVKSIJLSO0TkHm3HBnuOLwENXzKboBg-zDD50PWxVKv8uYtg/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE May Meeting Announcement

The May meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, May 3rd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be Bière de Garde by Doug Brown.

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
A) So Cal Homebrew Fest – Jim
B) OC Road Trip – Andy
4) Event updates.
5) Bière de Garde – Doug
6) Post-presentation social time.

An RSVP form will be sent out when we get closer to the meeting.

SBE April Meeting Announcement

The April meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, April 5th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be English Mild led by Bob Mac Kay.

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
    A) Lambic Brew Day – Andy
    B) April Pub Nite – Andy
    C) So Cal Homebrew Fest – Jim
4) Event updates.
5) English Mild – Bob
6) Post-presentation social time.

Please RSVP using the following form:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSddynoXWZLAjwz5eCwp0eG_1tvA5CLK4BpDfRQgEj-v3nlGUA/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE March Meeting Announcement

The March meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, March 1st @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery (http://boozebrothersbrewery.com/) in Vista. The topic this month will be Pepper Beers lead by Brian Frederick.

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
    A) Beer & Cheese – Chris B
    B) Lambic Brew Day – Andy
    C) April Pub Nite – Andy
    D) So Cal Homebrew Fest – Jim
4) Event updates.
5) Pepper Beers – Brian
6) Post-presentation social time.

It sounds like folks had a lot of fun with the Schwarzbier experiment I brought to the last meeting, if you are interested in assisting or presenting with a similar experiment please bring it up to one of the officers. We’d love for the club to participate in more experiments!

Don’t forget to bring your tables and chairs!

Please RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfWC8T1HTvqM3sE-xHFoOZjuWpRcuGeekt2m8hKeAB2pzLwOA/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE January Meeting Announcement

The January meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, January 4th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery (http://boozebrothersbrewery.com/) in Vista. The topic this month will be our annual light-hearted New Years meeting, this time on Beer Naming by Jeremy Jerome.

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
    A. Radegast Award – Dan
4) 2017 Membership Dues.
5) Event updates.
    A. AB 2172 Victory Night
6) Beer Naming – Jeremy
7) Post-presentation social time.

If you’re interested in bringing a beer for thorough feedback from qualified judges outside of the normal sharing time we’re starting a new program called Feedback Corner. Just find the duo before the meeting gets started and they’ll provide you with their expert opinion and recommendations on improvement.

I also wanted to remind folks that you’re welcome to bring beer to share just with the folks around you. If you have a small pour of homebrew or commercial beer feel free to bring it to share during the time before/after the meeting.

Have a happy Brew Year, looking forward to another excellent year with the Barley Engineers!

Please RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd0WgSOLtdl5Ex-mbshhuKAi7717lluXNTYzzSAslGv8Zx1zg/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE December Meeting Announcement

The December meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, December 7th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be Specialty IPA presented by Ryan Reschan.

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) 2017 Membership Dues
5) Event updates:
    A. Holiday Party – Chris B
    B. Radegast Award – Dan
6) Specialty IPA – Ryan
7) Post-presentation social time.

I also wanted to remind folks that you’re welcome to bring beer to share just with the folks around you. If you have a small pour of homebrew or commercial beer feel free to bring it to share during the time before/after the meeting.

Please RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdH5TlGIAmLgcSgrSdV-aJIseaWGC23rmvKnQJmf0nJGkqwQQ/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE November Meeting Announcement

The November meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, November 2nd @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be New Hop Varieties presented by Jason Arcand (& friends).

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) Events updates:
    A. San Diego Beer Week – Andy
    B. Holiday Party – Chris B
    C. Radegast Award – Dan
5) New Hop Varieties – Jason
6) Post-presentation social time.

SBE Board elections are also coming up in November. You might be familiar with the lineup, it’s the same as last year! Please contact me ASAP if you are interested in running for an elected position please reach out and I’ll add you to the ballot.

President: Derek Springer
Vice President: Lauren Sallee
Events: Andy Gamelin
Communications: Chris Banker

Otherwise, we are happy to find an appointed job for you!

Please RSVP here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScVchvULgmqVpBX0OB3JHqK6_DWRPA4H4zKbPqVT1g5ENAiKw/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE Oktober Meeting Announcement

The October meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, October 5th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery in Vista. The topic this month will be Wheatwine by Derek Springer.

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) Events updates:
    A. SBE Charity Oktoberfest – David
    B. Radegast Award – Dan
5) Wheatwine – Derek
6) Post-presentation social time.

Don’t forget, if you’re interested in bringing a beer for thorough feedback from qualified judges outside of the normal sharing time we’re starting a new program called Feedback Corner. Just find the duo before the meeting gets started and they’ll provide you with their expert opinion and recommendations on improvement.

Please RSVP here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeqmnINvr2zzwBKZ_EA_w_WeHq-y7AWyBDp3uwtIg5WveI0xg/viewform?c=0&w=1

SBE September Meeting Announcement

The September meeting of the Society of Barley Engineers will be held on Wednesday, September 7th @ 6pm at Booze Brothers Brewery (http://boozebrothersbrewery.com/) in Vista. The topic this month will be High Gravity Brewing by Patrick Rue from The Bruery (http://www.thebruery.com/).

We’re expecting a pretty good turnout so make sure you arrive on time and be sure to bring a chair (and maybe an extra for a buddy).

On the agenda:
1) Social time, small pour sharing, and Feedback Corner.
2) Homebrew sharing and discussion.
3) Recaps and announcements.
4) Events updates:
    A. QUAFF Oktoberfest – Jim
    B. SBE Charity Oktoberfest – David
    C. Radegast Award – Dan
    D. Stone Soda Recap – Judy
5) High Gravity Brewing – Patrick
6) Post-presentation social time.

Don’t forget, if you’re interested in bringing a beer for thorough feedback from qualified judges outside of the normal sharing time we’re starting a new program called Feedback Corner. Just find the duo before the meeting gets started and they’ll provide you with their expert opinion and recommendations on improvement.

Please RSVP here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfVSaHu93uLDPaOwkIrhQb3YVhRqenVVS1p1klJFF4dIUow2Q/viewform?c=0&w=1