Here are the details for the Wooden Legs Brewing “Ales for Good” contest.
The following types of beers will be accepted for the contest
- All Grain
- Partial Mash
The following will be the accepted styles:
- ENGLISH PALE ALE
- SCOTTISH AND IRISH ALE
- AMERICAN ALE
- ENGLISH BROWN ALE
- INDIA PALE ALE (IPA)
- GERMAN WHEAT AND RYE BEER
- BELGIAN AND FRENCH ALE
- SOUR ALE
- BELGIAN STRONG ALE
- STRONG ALE
- FRUIT BEER
- SPICE / HERB / VEGETABLE BEER
- SMOKE-FLAVORED AND WOOD-AGED BEER
- SPECIALTY BEER
Each brewer may enter up to one beer in every style. Each entry will need to be brought to the pub by the entry deadline. Brewers must bring 2 bombers or 3 – 12oz botttles. Each entry will be $5
Judging will be by the Wooden Legs Brewing staff and a number of celebrity guest judges. Beers will be judged on 5 criteria.
- Mouth feel
Each criteria will have up to 5 points.
The judges are not BJCP certified. This will be more of a “people’s choice” system.
Each style winner will receive recognition on this blog. An overall grand prize winner will be selected from the 6 highest scoring entries.
The grand prize winner will be invited to brew their beer on the WLBC production system. WLBC will provide material and supervision. Winner will be allowed to take home 15 gallons of their production wort or beer.
Remaining beer will be sold at WLBC and for every pint sold, WLBC will give a dollar to a charity to be named latter.
WLBC reserves the right to make small modification to the original recipe if required by availability of hops, grain, etc.