News from Great Fermentations
"May 1 our back parking lot will be filled with brewers from all over the state cooking up communal batches of beer to celebrate National Homebrew Day. Bring your equipment and your own water and join us in toasting the greatest hobby ever. Even if you aren't brewing on that day come by and share some homebrew with fellow brewers. We'll have a Homebrew Garage Sale."Go to www.greatfermentations.com to learn more about this May 1 "Big Brew '10" event.
News From Upland
Upland is featuring Maibock, Bourbon Barrel Warmer and Double Dragonfly in Bloomington and Indianapolis.
UpCup Homebrew Competition 2010 entries are due May 7 at Upland in Bloomington. Judging is May 15. The winner receives a trophy and brews the recipe in the Upland brewhouse for the 2010 Great American Beer Fest Pro-Am competition.
2009's winner, "Sunday Morning in Bamberg Rauch Beer," was one of the United States Beer Tasting Championship's National Grand Champions.
News from Sun King
Dustin Boyer, the bartender at Spencer's Stadium Tavern in Indy since it opened five years ago, is leaving the Tavern to join Sun King Brewery along with Adrian Ball, who has been assistant brewer at The Ram.