Monster Brew @ Scholb

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Calling all Strand Brewers, add Nov 11th to your calendar. Come join and brew with the Strand Brewers and Jason @ Scholb Premium Ales. Reserve your 5 gallons of wort today. LIMITED QTY – 30 (5 GAL) TICKETS! We expect to be sold out prior to the event so make sure to reserve your wort today. For more info & TICKETS:

October Meeting Tonight @ Scholb

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Tonight’s Meeting is a Field Trip Meeting! Reminder: Tonight’s meeting will be held at Scholb Premium Ales at 7pm. Address: 2964 Columbia St. Torrance, CA 90503 *Remember to bring your Iron Brewer Entries! **We will be collaborating on a monster brew recipe at tonight’s meeting. Hope to see everyone!

February Meeting – Field Trip Meeting!

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February’s meeting will be held at Brouwerij West in San Pedro. Homebrew is welcome and encouraged, however please leave all commercial beer at home. See you there! Brouwerij West (310) 833-9330 110 E 22nd St, San Pedro, CA 90731

Strand Brewers Club Pop-Up

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At the November meeting we discussed purchasing a club branded pop up to use at club brews, SCHF, parties, and other events throughout the year.  Jeff and Christy Hoy have done some research and selected a candidate company and pop-up  Please review3 packages for discussion and a possible vote at the January meeting! StrandBrewersCo-Visual 3 Page Presentation Package Price List 2015 Compare Frames 2015

Pacific Brewers Cup Flyers

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Below is a full page copy of the latest flyer for the 2015 Pacific Brewers Cup that can be printed and posted in a public place like your favorite local watering hole. You will also find a second page where a smaller copy of the flyer is duplicated twice. If you print that out and cut it in half you will have a convenient hand-out you can give to friends, colleagues and fellow homebrewers who are curious about the event and may want to get involved. The Pacific Brewers Cup is only hosted by the Strand Brewers Club once every … Read More

July Meeting Minutes

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If you participated in the Monkish Monster Brew please try to bring some of your finished beer to the August meeting.  Henry and his team have been invited so hopefully we can even share our beers with him! We had the second Iron Brewer Competition this year.  The ingredients were Peaches, Rye malt, and Southern Cross or Nelson Sauvin hops.  This was one of the closest iron brewers with only 1 vote between 1st and 2nd and 1 vote between 2nd and 3rd.  Congratulations to Rich Thorton on his third consecutive win! Remember the upcoming competitions including the Pacific Brewers Cup … Read More

Monster Brew at Monkish on 6/6

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We are hosting a Monster Brew at Monkish on June 6.  The recipe for the wort is 1.051OG and 25 IBUs with a grain bill of 78% domestic 2row,  12% flaked oats,  5% Vienna, and  4% acid. That’s great but many are asking what do I make with this beer?  Based on previous posts from Carl Townsend and Jim Wilson here is what we suggest (or maybe blatantly plagiarized): The first step is to pick a style and an appropriate yeast.  After that modify the wort to make it appropriate for the style.  Some styles will require little modification.  This … Read More

CHA registration rates announced

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Remember the club has reserved 11 campsites and there is room for 6 people and two vehicles per campsite.  We have room for about 16 club members in addition to those who already expressed interest in attending or reserved one of the 11 campsites.  Here is the update from CHA: “The California Homebrewers Association (CHA) Board of Directors is happy to announce a discounted registration cost for the Southern California Homebrewers Festival (SCHF) that is scheduled for May 1 and 2, 2015.  Entry into the Festival is only available to members of the CHA.   Please see the registration cost schedule below: $25 if purchased up until Jan. 31 $30 if purchased between Feb. … Read More