October 2014

10/4/2014 Great meeting today with a lot of housekeeping details ironed out. Officers were elected and we are moving toward becoming inc. Dues were discussed but nothing finalized. The beer of the month competition is being tweaked a bit. We are trying to limit the number of entries to 12. This will be on a […]

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September 2014

Here is your friendly reminder of tomorrow’s Hopaholics meeting.  We will be meeting at 12PM at the Funky Buddha Home Brew store in Boca. On the Agenda: BJCP Deep Dive:  This month is IPA!!  I have a feeling this one is going to be good. We will be doing the deep dive first, so we […]

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August 2014

Good Morning Hopaholics!! As the email title states, Good times are ahead and this is a very exciting month for our little brew club. First order of business.  Congrats to Martin Sutton for taking home his second beer of the month trophy!  He brewed an excellent Vienna Lager that was absolutely delicious and a great […]

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July 2014

Hey Everyone.. Glad to see those of you that made it out. I hope you guys had a good time at the burger bash. Just a quick recap of our meeting. They July beer of the month winner is: Jon Calder – Belgian Blonde Congrats Jon, you did a great job. The deep dive also […]

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June 2014

Hey Hopaholics!! Here is your friendly reminder of our meeting coming up on June 7th.  I’m gonna push the meeting back to 12pm, as most people don’t make it until then anyways, and it may make it easier for some people to be there. We will still be meeting at the Funky Buddha Homebrew Store […]

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May 2014

Whats up everyone! I just wanted to send out a friendly reminder of next Saturday’s meeting. It will be a little different than most meetings as it will take place during The AHA Big Brew Day at the Funky Buddha home brew store.  If you haven’t seen their event page on Facebook yet,  it is […]

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April 2014

Hey everyone. We had a very productive meeting yesterday With lots of stuff ironed out. 1) The hop tasting went very well and is a really good judge of hop flavor and what it ads to a beer.  We will do it again with some more standard hops to help get a better understanding of […]

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March 2014 Meeting

1)  We discussed the ides of purchasing a tasting kit from the Sieble Institute to better help everyone understand what “off flavors” are and how to recognize them.  Here is the kit from their website.  Now the kit is fairly pricey, $290 bucks with shipping, but it provides enough tastings for up to 20 people. […]

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February 2014 Meeting

Hey Everyone, So we had a great meeting on 2/8, a lot of great beers were shared!  We even had a few problem ones (which were tasted for analysis). We also picked up a few more emails to add to the distribution list, which is always great! With that said, that we are going to […]

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