Many LBG members participated in the Kansas City Bier Meisters’ annual competition Feb. 11. Nine members volunteered to steward, and four members judged entries. Congrats to member Courtney Servaes on earning second place in the special Cocktail Party category with her beer, “Whiskey Sour.”
The LBG met Feb. 9 for its regular meeting. Vice President Katy Wichman led the seminar with a panel discussion with Norsemen Brewing Co. Biermeister Chris Stenger led the tasting on Belgian Dubbels.
The LBG met Jan. 12 for its monthly meeting. The membership elected the 2017 officers: Dale Wheeler, president; Katy Wichman, vice president; Phil Swaggerty, treasurer; Leigh Keck, secretary; Marlowe Mager, librarian; and Chris Stenger, biermeister. Katy led the tasting on oatmeal stouts.
Congrats to our friend and LBG founding member Jeff Jensen! Jeff recently accepted an administrative and sales role at Free State Brewing Co. He previously operated Jensen Liquor in Lawrence for more than 20 years. Congrats, Jeff!