Tag: Baltimore

Made in Baltimore: Beer Tap Handles, Beer, and Homebrew

As part of Baltimore Beer Week, the Cross Street Irregulars (CSI) are teaming up with Mark Supik and Company, Maryland Homebrew and Raven Beer to hold a “Made in Baltimore” beer tap handles and homebrew demonstration.  At this event you can see how custom beer tap handles are made by one of the premier woodturning shops …

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Designing Beer with Dr. Brad Smith (aka the BeerSmith guy!)

As part of Baltimore Beer Week, CSI has lined up an awesome opportunity for all homebrewers in the area.  On Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013, we will be hosting Dr. Brad Smith, author of the highly acclaimed BeerSmith brewing software, brewer with 23 years experience, host of the BeerSmith podcast, and founder of BrewWiki.com for a talk on …

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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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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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Charitably Charmin’ ChiliBrew Competition is Back!

Our friends in the BaltiBrew homebrew club are once again holding their ChiliBrew homebrew competition and chili cookoff as part of Baltimore Beer Week.  This time it is sponsored by Liam Flynn’s Ale House. ChiliBrew is a charity homebrew competition and chili cookoff with all proceeds benefiting the Velocipede Bike Project and Baltimore Free School.  This event is being held on Friday, October …

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Max’s 4th Annual German Beer Festival – This Weekend

Max’s Taphouse (737 South Broadway Street, Baltimore, MD) is probably best known for their 72-hours of Belgian Beer Festival held annually on President’s Day Weekend.  One of the lesser known events, but just as impressive, is the German Beer Festival which will coincide with the beginning of Oktoberfest in Germany on September 16-18, 2011. Admission …

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Elysian Brewing Company Release – This Thursday!

I’m only posting this because I’m a super huge fan of Elysian Brewing Company from Seattle, Washington.  I had one of their beers for the first time at the legendary Humpy’s Alehouse in Anchorage, Alaska back in July of 2008.  It was the Avatar Jasmine IPA.  Nothing crazy, just a perfectly done IPA with enough …

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Maryland Homebrew Moving to Bigger, Better Location!

Maryland Homebrew

Great news for the Baltimore homebrewing community.  We just got word from Chris at Maryland Homebrew that they are moving!  Don’t get too worried, they are staying in the same plaza, just moving a few doors down.  Here’s an excerpt from the announcement that was sent out: The expanded facility will give us a lot …

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Little Havana Homebrew Competition Announced

We got word from Judy Easterbrook that Little Havana in Baltimore would be hosting another homebrewer event this year as part of Baltimore Beer Week.  This event was a huge success last year and was a lot of fun.  Homebrewers from around the area brought their best brewed beer to the event and served it …

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