Tag: Maryland

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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Group Brew Project Showcasing Unique and Exotic Hops

Pouring Beer at NHC

With the 2013 National Homebrewers Conference (NHC) being held right up I-95 from Baltimore in Philadelphia, it provided CSI club members who have never been to a national conference with an excellent opportunity to attend one.  In fact, CSI had around 20 members register to attend the event. In the months leading up to the NHC, as …

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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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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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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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Turkey Shoot 2011 Information Announced

Jeez how time flies.  Thanksgiving is right around the corner and that means it is Turkey Shoot time again.  Turkey Shoot is an annual competition put on by our friends in MALT around Thanksgiving time.  Winners can receive cash prizes –$100 for Best of Shoot, and lots of good prizes that were donated by their generous sponsors. The competition is …

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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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West Coast vs. East Coast Brew Off Competition

There’s a new brew club on the Maryland homebrew scene and they hail from Ocean City. Their name is Ocean City Maryland Home Brew Club (OCMHBC).  Well anyways, they have jumped right into the scene with hosting an AHA-sanctioned homebrew competition called the West Coast vs. East Coast Brew Off. It’s not apparent where the …

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