Going to National Homebrew Conference? – Also, meetings back at HopsScotch now

If you’re going to the National Homebrew Conference in Baltimore (June 9-11), please email jerseycitybrewclub AT gmail.com so we can coordinate. Our club will have a table at club night so we’ll be planning keg transportation, decorations, beers, and other cool stuff. If you haven’t signed up yet, there’s still space available, and it’s a really great time!

In other news, our club meetings are back at HopsScotch for the time being. We’d like to thank Departed Soles Brewery for their hospitality, but as business picks up for them we want to get out of their hair. Meet up with us in the back room at HopsScotch Bar & Grill on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:30pm. HopsScotch has a full beer lineup and great food.

JCBC Snowdate Tour Tickets On Sale Again!

JCBC ANNUAL BREWERY TOUR TAKE TWO

April 9, 11am-8pm

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CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

$40 per ticket *

We tried once with a full house and the snow didn’t want us to have our way. We’re trying again. Let’s show that weather who’s boss! 

We will be traveling to Newburgh Brewery, Mill House Brewery, and Defiant Brewery.  Its going to be a great day of hanging out, drinking and expanding our knowledge of the great art of brewing.

  • Fee includes a seat on the bus as well as beer and water to be available on the bus.
  • Fee does not include beer and food at each brewery.

*40 for current dues paying members, $50 for unpaid members or renewing members (includes club dues). 

Dues-Paying Members: you should have received an email with the discount code

Schedule

Please arrive on time as the bus will leave promptly at 11am. Detailed info will be sent to attendees prior to the event.

First stop (12:30-2:30)

Second Stop (3:00-4:30)

Third Stop (6:00-7:30)

We hope to see you there!!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

Jan 23 Brewery Bus Trip tickets open to the public

Tickets for the Jersey City Brew Club’s 2016 Brewery Bus Trip are now on sale to the public. The trip is January 23rd. The club will be visiting Defiant Brewing, Newburgh Brewery, and Millhouse Brewpub in a day of good brews and good company. The ticket includes your bus trip and some beers and beverages on the bus.

Grab your tickets soon, space is limited!

For tickets, visit www.jcbc2016.bpt.me

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Happy Holidays

Hello beer-lovers;

The Jersey City Brew Club will not hold a standard meeting for the month of December. Busy spreading good cheer right through ’til the New Year.

PS – If anyone is interested in hosting/co-hosting a Holiday Party, however…
PPS – Just let Kendall know or post on the Facebook Group Page.

Meeting Wednesday 11/18 at Departed Soles Brewery

Among other things, we’ll be discussing our upcoming brewery tour to the Hudson Valley. Please stop by to give your input, as we nearly have things finalized. We’ll also be discussing bylaws for the club so we can open an official bank account and hopefully move towards nonprofit status at some point.

Don’t forget to bring a few bucks if you want to have some pizza!

Motown Mash Contest & St James 7th Annual Microbrew Night

Registrations for the Motown Mash Homebrew Contest are now open! The contest is organized by the Morristown Area Society of Homebrewers, and is the largest in the state. Click here to register as an entrant, steward, or judge.

Registrations and Entry drop-offs accepted until October 24.

Judging is November 7th at Nicole’s Ten in Randolph, NJ.

 

Also, the Men of Charity Ministry at St. James in Basking Ridge is hosting their 7th annual Microbrew night and they are inviting homebrewers to serve beer this year. There is quite a lineup of local breweries that will be pouring. Any homebrewers that serve beer will get two free tickets and some other goodies as well.

The professional lineup so far includes Trap Rock, Tuckahoe, Bolero Snort, Cricket Hill, Boaks, Carton, Beach Haus, Angry Erik, Rammstein, and loads more.

If you want to serve, email Glenn: glenn_booth@yahoo.com