Brenton MacAloney

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T-Bonz Grille & Taphouse and Maryland Homebrew Beer Dinner

As part of Baltimore Beer Week, T-Bonz Grille and Taphouse, Maryland Homebrew, and CSI Homebrew Club members are holding a homebrew beer dinner on Tuesday, October 23rd at 6:00pm.  The four-course meal will pair foods with homebrews, brewed by members of CSI.  Here is the food-beer pairings: Greeting Course – Salted Sweet Potato Chips paired …

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Heat up the Spring with ChiliBrew!

Our friends in BaltiBrew are brewing up version 5 of their wildly popular ChiliBrew event.  For those who haven’t been before, this is a rock em sock em good time with both a homebrew competition and chili cookoff where the money raised goes to local charities.  This rendition of ChiliBrew will benefit Baltimore Free School, Bnote, …

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The Clone Wars are Back!!!

Our friends at the Pratt Street Ale House and C.R.A.B.S. are running their highly successful Clone Wars Homebrew Competition again.  Last year it was the 3 Lions that homebrewers were asked to clone.  This year it is the Dark Horse mild ale. First place will receive the coveted tap handle, a $50 gift card to …

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Max’s 72-hours of Belgian Beer Fest

It’s that time of year.  We are just a week away from the annual 72-hours of Belgian Beer Festival at Max’s in Baltimore (737 South Broadway, Baltimore, MD). For those who have gone to this beer festival in the past, you know how legendary this event actually is and no matter what I say, you probably …

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2012 National Homebrew Competition – Important Dates

National Homebrew Competition Medal

The 2012 American Homebrew Assocaition annual meeting will be held in Seattle, WA on June 21-23, 2012.  If you are planning on taking part in the National Homebrew Competition at this event, here are a list of important dates that you want to keep in mind. Online Registration:  Available mid-February 2012 Entry Shipping:  March 19-28, …

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DuClaw Holds 2nd Annual H.E.R.O. Homebrew Competition

The H.E.R.O. homebrew competition run by DuClaw Brewing Company in April 2011 was so popular, they decided to make it an annual event.  That is right, our friends at DuClaw are once calling on local homebrewers to submit their finest original homebrewed beer for a chance to have it brewed by DuClaw Brewing Company.  The winning …

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American Homebrewers Association Membership Special

The American Homebrewers Association (AHA) has been dedicated to promoting the community of homebrewers and empowering homebrewers to make the best beer in the world since 1978.  They are the ones who lobbied and fought so hard to get the strict homebrew laws that existed in many states removed so that folks like you can …

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National Homebrewers Conference Registration Date Announced

Talk to any of your fellow CSIers who went to the American Homebrewer’s Association (AHA) National Homebrewers Conference (NHC) in San Diego earlier in the year and they will tell you they had the time of their lives.  This year the action heads around 1,300 miles north up Interstate 5 to the city of Seattle, WA for …

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Brewery Tour and Book Signing – December 17th

Brewing in Baltimore Cover

When I was over at Heavy Seas / Clipper City Brewing Company the other night for the Free State Homebrew Club Guild Holiday Party, I saw a sign on the wall for a new book being released outlining the history of brewing in Baltimore.  The book is part of the Images of America series and …

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CSI Announces New Officers for 2012

Well the voters spoke at the November CSI Meeting and we are proud to announce the new group of officers for the Cross Street Irregulars for 2012. President – Brent MacAloney Vice President – Tyler Compton Secretary – Chris Sollitto Treasurer – Dave Humes Competition Administrator – Ben Sugerman Guild Representative – Greg Thompson Guild …

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