July 2020 Meeting

The next meeting will again be online, Tuesday, July 7th, at 7:00 p.m.

We are going to have a group tasting of the Mead Day mead from last August, a a cinnamon vanilla mead that Jeremy bottled for this meeting. 

The mead pick-up and meeting information will be sent out to through the SPHBC email list sometime soon. Or closer to the date of the meeting. Regardless, look at your email messages for it.

 

May 2020 Meeting

It’s nearly May and the grass is greening, the birds are chirping and SPHBC is social distancing.

The May meeting will be a virtual one, via Zoom. Details to come.

Tuesday, May 5th, 7 p.m., wherever you are (as long as you have a good internet connection). Zoom meeting specifics was sent to SPHBCers via the group email on Tuesday.

Stay safe.

March 2020 Meeting

Not a club member? Not a problem!
Just stop on by. This meeting. Another meeting. Whenever it works for you. Meetings are informal and tend to last about two hours or so. Often followed by a trip to a local establishment, if’n folks are inclined.

This meeting: Tuesday, March 3rd, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.!

March Meeting Agenda
It’s a test! A test of your senses. Word has it that there will be a hop sensory session and discussion.

Plus more beer and mead and cider and taradiddle and senselessness. That’s what the Saint Paul Homebrewers do.

Location
Northern Brewer on Grand Avenue (https://tinyurl.com/NBStPaul) is kindly keeping the door open for this meeting in their Grand Avenue store (thankyouverymuch!) and is happy to honor your SPHBC discount on supplies while there (you DID renew your membership fo 2020, right?). And Northern Brewer will honor your SPHBC discount, again, the next day, when you are back to pick up the Starsan or bottle caps or whatever you forgot to buy during the meeting.

Thank you Northern Brewer!

Other Stuff
As always, if you bring homebrew or mead or cider (or whatever), bring it! Along your recipe and brewing notes.  Leave your ego at home.

February 2020 Meeting

Not a club member? No problem!
Just stop on by. This meeting. Another meeting. Whenever it works for you. Meetings are informal and tend to last about two hours or so. Often followed by a trip to a local establishment, if’n folks are inclined.

This meeting: Tuesday, February 4th, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.!

February Meeting Agenda
It’s pour and celebrate/commiserate time … bring your score sheets from Mashout and – if you still have some – entry samples to gloat about your winners or kvetch about the judges (some of whom will be at the meeting, quite likely).

Plus more beer and mead and cider and farce and tommyrot. That’s what the Saint Paul Homebrewers do.

Location
Northern Brewer on Grand Avenue (https://tinyurl.com/NBStPaul) is kindly keeping the door open for this meeting in their Grand Avenue store (thankyouverymuch!) and is happy to honor your SPHBC discount on supplies while there (and, again, the next day, when you are back to pick up the Starsan or bottle caps or whatever you forgot to buy during the meeting).

Thank you Northern Brewer!

Other Stuff
As always, if you bring homebrew or mead or cider (or whatever), bring it! Along your recipe and brewing notes.  Leave your ego at home.

January 2020 Meeting

Not a club member? No problem!
Just stop on by. This meeting. Another meeting. Whenever it works for you. Meetings are informal and tend to last about two hours or so. Often followed by a trip to a local establishment, if’n folks are inclined.

This meeting: Tuesday, January 7th, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.!

January Meeting Agenda
It’s the January Club Style Challenge … Porters!

Bring your Porters, bring your recipes, bring your notes and palate … because we are sampling the Porters you and others brewed and bring to this meeting.

Plus, discussion of the 2020 Minnesota Mashout (https://mashout.org/), the competition organized by the Saint Paul Homebrew Club. Get an idea of how the competition is run, opportunities and benefits of volunteering, plans Mashout for speakers and events.

Plus more beer and mead and folly and foppery. That’s what the Saint Paul Homebrewers do.

Location
Northern Brewer on Grand Avenue (https://tinyurl.com/NBStPaul) is kindly keeping the door open for this meeting in their Grand Avenue store (thankyouverymuch!) and is happy to honor your SPHBC discount on supplies while there (and, again, the next day, when you are back to pick up the Starsan or bottle caps or whatever you forgot to buy during the meeting).

Thank you Northern Brewer!

Other Stuff
As always, if you bring homebrew or mead or cider (or whatever), bring it! Along your recipe and brewing notes.  Leave your ego at home.

December 2019 Meeting

Not a member?
Join us for the meeting.  This one.  Another one.  Whenever.

Tuesday, December 3rd! 7:00 pm. – 9:00 p.m.

December Meeting Agenda
It’s a derned ol’ Club Potluck!

So bring something to share … but it cannot be homebrew, due to Minneapolis city codes (yup, we’re taking this one over the river into Minneapolis).

The very good folks at Falling Knife Brewing are inviting us into their new brewery for this meeting. Best behavior, please. Tom and crew have been open a few months and will have great beers on tap, but won’t put up with any buffoonery nor silliness.

Location
Falling Knife Brewing Co. is located in Northeast Minneapolis at 783 Harding Street N.E.
(map: https://tinyurl.com/fallingKnifeBrewingCo)

Other Stuff
Did we mention NO HOMEBREW allowed at the December meeting? It’s the law, man. Thanks.

November 2019 Meeting

First Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tuesday, November 5th!

November Meeting Agenda
We’ll talk about entering competitions. What you have to declare, what information you can add, what kind of information you should keep off the entry, etc.

Bring your Hoppy Halloween scoresheets and entries, if you have not finished them off already. Coburn drinks free!

Plus more beer and mead and idiocy and silliness. That’s what the Saint Paul Homebrewers do.

Location
Northern Brewer on Grand Avenue (https://tinyurl.com/NBStPaul) is kindly keeping the door open for this meeting in their Grand Avenue store (thankyouverymuch!) and is happy to honor your SPHBC discount on supplies while there (and, again, the next day, when you are back to pick up the Starsan or bottle caps or whatever you forgot to buy during the meeting).

Thank you Northern Brewer!

Other Stuff
As always, if you bring homebrew or mead or cider (or whatever), bring along your recipe and brewing notes.  Leave your ego at home.