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2015 Kansas City Bier Meisters Competition

2015 Kansas City Bier Meisters Competition

Congratulations to LBG member Bowe Neuenschwander (co-brewer Caroline Nelson) on winning third place for his beer, “The Pumpkin Queen,” in the spice, herb or vegetable category at the Kansas City Bier Meisters 32nd Annual Homebrew Competition! There were 491 entries judged and 209 registered participants, judges and stewards. Complete results: www.kcbiermeisters.org/comp.
2014 Greater Topeka Hall of Foamers Homebrew Competition

2014 Greater Topeka Hall of Foamers Homebrew Competition

Congrats to the LBG members who placed in the 2014 Greater Topeka Hall of Foamers Homebrew Competition! It was the first legal competition in Kansas since the change in homebrew laws earlier this year. Best of Show • First — Chuck Ferguson, “Old Ale” English Ale (categories 8, 15, 16) • Second — Courtney Servaes,...
Free State Sweet Potato Beer Recipe Contest

Free State Sweet Potato Beer Recipe Contest

LBG member Jake Jeffers won Free State Brewing’s sweet potato beer recipe contest. Free State contacted the guild in August regarding the contest, which included members brewing test batches of sweet potato beer and submitting them to the brewery for judging. As part of winning, Jake got to brew his beer at the brewery on...
Grain to Glass Belgian Homebrew Competition

Grain to Glass Belgian Homebrew Competition

LBG Member James Taylor took home first place for his saison, “Tank 47,” at Grain to Glass’ second annual Belgian Homebrew Competition. The winners were announced at the awards dinner, “Picnique Belgique,” on Sept. 5. There were 20 entries in the category. James’ wife, Tara, was the co-brewer of the beer.