Brewer of the Year Competition

The Brewer of the Year Competition is an interal competition for members of IE Brewers. The competition starts January 1st and continues through the Christmas party in December (date to be announced later). Points can be accumulated through entering AHA/BJCP-Sanctioned Competitions, style of the month beers, or by helping with club related business.

The homebrewer who accumulates the most points over the year will be crowned as the Homebrewer of the Year and will receive a $100 gift certiicate to MoreBeer and free membership to the club for 2019 (along with your spouse).

To submit points from a competition, please submit your request for points through the form site found here:

Additional opportunities for points will be available in the future and will be described and added as they arise.

Point Guidelines

Style of the Month
If you participate in the style of the month you get 1 point
Competitions (AHA/BJCP-Sanctioned Competitions ONLY)
Enter a Competition (Per Competition) 1 Point
Judge at a Competition 2 Points
Steward at a Competition 1 Point
Best of Show 1st Place 6 Points
Best of Show 2nd Place 5 Points
Best of Show 3rd Place 4 Points
1st Place in Any Category 3 Points
2nd Place in Any Category 2 Points
3rd Place in Any Category 1 Point
Honorable Mention in Any Category 0.5 Point
Keg Donations to Festivals or other Activities
1 point per 5 gallons donated
Volunteering to host a brewing demo or giving an educational presentation
1 point for hosting the demo or giving an educational presentation during a meeting.
Points - November 16, 2018
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • March Style of the Month - 1
  • Fest - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup Entered - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 20c 1st Place - 3
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 28c 1st Place - 3
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 21b 2md Place - 2
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 33a 2nd Place - 2
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - Mistress of Mash - 6
  • Fest - Donated 3 Kegs - 3
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • June Style of the Month - 1
  • July Style of the Month - 1
  • August Style of the Month - 1
  • August Educational Presentation - 1
  • Sorptimist - 1 Keg - 1
  • Amber Waves of Grain - 1 Keg - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Entered - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - Entered - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - 27A 3st Place - 1
  • America's Finest Homebrew - Entered - 1
  • America's Finest Homebrew - 27A 3st Place - 1
  • March Style of the Month - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup Entered - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 17c 1st Place - 3
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 20c 1st Place - 3
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - Judged - 2
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • NHC Entered - 1
  • NHC - 20c 3rd Place - 1
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - Entered - 1
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - 29A 1st Place - 3
  • Fest - Donated 4 Kegs - 4
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Ballast Point Competition Entered - 1
  • Innovation Brew Works Competition Entered - 1
  • Paws for Rhythm and Brews Entered - 1
  • Paws for Rhythm and Brews - 17C 2nd Place - 2
  • Antelope Valley Homebrew - Entered - 1
  • NHC Final Round - Entered - 1
  • Norco Fair - Entered - 1
  • Norco Fair - Belgian Ale - 1st Place - 3
  • Norco Fair - Belgian Ale - 3rd Place - 1
  • Norco Fair - IPA - 3rd Place - 1
  • Norco Fair - Stout/Porter - 1st Place - 3
  • Norco Fair - Stout/Porter - 3rd Place - 1
  • Norco Fair - Fruit Beer - 2nd Place - 2
  • Pacific Brewers Cup - Entered - 1
  • Sorptimist - 1 Keg - 1
  • Amber Waves of Grain - 2 Keg - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judge - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Entered - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - 14B 1st Place - 3
  • 31st IEB Comp - C1A 1st Place - 3
  • Romancing the Beer - Judged - 2
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup Entered - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 23F 2nd Place - 2
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - Entered - 1
  • Fest - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Sorptimist - 1 Keg - 1
  • Amber Waves of Grain - 1 Keg - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Entered - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - M1B 1st Place - 3
  • 31st IEB Comp - 4C 2nd Place - 2
  • February Style of the Month - 1
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup Entered - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 17C 2nd Place - 2
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 14C 2nd Place - 2
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - C2B 2nd Place - 2
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - Judged - 2
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Fest - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • June Education Presentation - 1
  • Amber Waves of Grain - 1 Keg - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Steward - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Steward - 1
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - Entered - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - Steward - 1
  • America's Finest Homebrew - Entered - 1
  • Babble Brew-Off 2018 - Entered - 1
  • Babble Brew-Off 2018 - 16D 3rd Place - 1
  • Babble Brew-Off 2018 - 26D 3rd Place - 1
  • Babble Brew-Off 2018 - 17C 3rd Place - 1
  • Babble Brew-Off 2018 - 28C 2nd Place - 2
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup Entered - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 26D 1st Place - 3
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 16C 2nd Place - 2
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - Judged - 2
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - Entered - 1
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - 17C 1st Place - 3
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - 20B 1st Place - 3
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - 20A 3rd Place - 1
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - BOS 2nd Place (17C) - 5
  • Fest - Donated 3 Kegs - 3
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 2 Kegs - 2
  • Ballast Point Competition Entered - 1
  • Innovation Brew Works Competition Entered - 1
  • Antelope Valley Homebrew - Entered - 1
  • Antelope Valley Homebrew - 20A 2nd Place - 2
  • Antelope Valley Homebrew - 30A 2nd Place - 2
  • July Style of the Month - 1
  • August Style of the Month - 1
  • Norco Fair - Entered - 1
  • Norco Fair - Dark British Beer 2nd - 2
  • Norco Fair - Dark British Beer 3rd - 1
  • Norco Fair - IPA 2nd - 2
  • Norco Fair - Fruit Beer 3rd - 1
  • Norco Fair - BOS 1st Place (German Chocolate Cake) - 6
  • Pacific Brewers Cup - Entered - 1
  • Sorptimist - 1 Keg - 1
  • Amber Waves of Grain - 2 Keg - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judge - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Entered - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - 17B 1st Place - 3
  • 31st IEB Comp - 29A 1st Place - 3
  • 31st IEB Comp - Steward - 1
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - Stewarded - 1
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • Fest - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • February Style of the Month - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup Entered - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - Judged - 2
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Fest - Donated 3 Kegs - 3
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Fest - Donated 3 Kegs - 3
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Pacific Brewers Cup - 31B 3rd Place - 1
  • Sorptimist - 1 Keg - 1
  • Amber Waves of Grain - 2 Keg - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Fest - Donated 2 Kegs - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Entered - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - 4C 2nd Place - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - 7A 1st Place - 3
  • 31st IEB Comp - 14B 2nd Place - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - 18A Honorable Mention - 0.5
  • 31st IEB Comp - 4C 3rd Place - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - 24A 1st Place - 3
  • July Style of the Month - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • February Style of the Month - 1
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Bottle Donation - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Steward - 1
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - Entered - 1
  • March Style of the Month - 1
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Fest - Donated 3 Kegs - 3
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - Entered - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - Judged - 2
  • America's Finest Homebrew - Entered - 1
  • February Mead Presentation - 1
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup Entered - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 29A 1st Place - 3
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - 9C 2nd Place - 2
  • BrewMeBeer Cup - Judged - 2
  • Jeff Sanders Memorial - Entered - 1
  • Fest - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Pub & Grub - Critics Choice - 6
  • Norco Fair - Entered - 1
  • Norco Fair - Spice Beer - 2nd Place - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • Bar Remodel Slave - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • February Brewing Demo - 1
  • July Style of the Month - 1
  • Sorptimist - 1 Keg - 1
  • Fest - Donated 2 Kegs - 2
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • August Style of the Month - 1
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Sorptimist - 1 Keg - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Entered - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - M2C 2nd Place - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - 15A Honorable Mention - 0.5
  • March Style of the Month - 1
  • BeerMeBrew Cup - Steward - 1
  • Fest - Donated 2 Kegs - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Steward - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2
  • Fest - Donated 2 Kegs - 2
  • August Style of the Month - 1
  • January Style of the Month - 1
  • February Style of the Month - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - Entered - 1
  • Romancing the Beer - 26C 3rd Place - 1
  • BrewMeBeer Cup Entered - 1
  • April Style of the Month - 1
  • Fest - Donated 2 Kegs - 2
  • Pub & Grub - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • Pub & Grub - People's Choice - 6
  • June Style of the Month - 1
  • America's Finest City Entered - 1
  • Red, White & Brews Entered - 1
  • Red, White & Brews - 1C 2nd Place - 2
  • Los Angeles County Fair Entered - 1
  • Los Angeles County Fair - 3.3 1st Place - 3
  • Los Angeles County Fair - 2.1 3st Place - 1
  • July Style of the Month - 1
  • August Style of the Month - 1
  • Norco Fair - Entered - 1
  • Norco Fair - Standard American Lager - 2nd Place - 2
  • Norco Fair - Czech Lager - 1st Place - 3
  • Pacific Brewers Cup - Entered - 1
  • Pacific Brewers Cup - 2B 3rd Place - 1
  • September Style of the Month - 1
  • Sorptimist - 1 Keg - 1
  • Amber Waves of Grain - 2 Keg - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - Entered - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - 1C 2nd Place BOS - 5
  • 31st IEB Comp - 1C 1st Place - 3
  • 31st IEB Comp - 2B 2nd Place - 2
  • 31st IEB Comp - 8B 1st Place - 3
  • Fest - Donated 1 Keg - 1
  • 31st IEB Comp - Judged - 2