3rd Annual Piedmont Brewer’s Cup

American Brewmaster is proud to announce their 3rd Annual Piedmont Brewer’s Cup on Saturday, October 20th 2012! The Piedmont Brewer’s Cup is a BJCP/AHA sanctioned homebrew competition that puts homebrewers from NC, SC, GA, VA, MD, & TN against each other in a competition to win the right to claim their place on the Piedmont Brewer’s Cup. The 1st Place Best of Show winner will receive the following:

·         Their recipe remade into a brewing kit for sale at the shop. They will be paid a portion of the profits throughout 2013
·         Another portion will go to benefit Pints for Prostates throughout 2013
·         They will get the chance to brew their winning recipe on a local brewery’s pilot system and will have it served in their taproom.  The brewery for 2012 is Big Boss Brewery
·         They will receive a 1st place medal and have their name engraved on the Piedmont Brewer’s Cup
·         Several other prizes will be awarded from various other businesses and breweries as well

Awards will also be given to each 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place category winners and each brewer will receive qualified feedback on their beers from BJCP-ranked judges in order to help improve their craft. The awards ceremony is a public event and will begin at 7pm at Big Boss Brewery in Raleigh, NC. There will be beer, food trucks, and good times to be had during the ceremony. There will also be a public raffle with lots of cool beer-related stuff and all of the proceeds will go to Pint’s for Prostates.  

Piedmont Brewers Cup

If you would like to register your beers, or be a volunteer for the event please visit the competition website: http://piedmontbrewerscup.brewcompetition.com/

American Brewmaster is Raleigh and the surrounding area’s premier homebrewing and winemaking supplier and has been in the business since 1983. We specialize in beer, wine, cheese, and draft systems and love helping new hobbyists get into this fun, exciting pastime. We have a friendly & knowledgeable staff and have a wide selection of ingredients and equipment for all of your brewing needs. If you would like to know more about the shop, please visit their website: www.americanbrewmaster.com

Our charity sponsor, Pints for Prostates, is an organization whose goal is to increase awareness about prostate cancer and to provide the public with information about screenings and the disease. If you would like to know more, please visit their website: www.pintsforprostates.org