Thank you for your interest in the Oktobersbest Homebrew Competition organized by Cincinnati Malt Infusers, Norwood Community Center.

You only need to register your information once and can return to this site to enter more brews or edit the brews you've entered. You can even pay your entry fees online if you wish.

Entry Registration is Open

143 entries have been added to the system as of 11:18 AM, Tuesday, September 19, 2017.

To add your entries into the system, please proceed through the registration process or log in if you already have an account.

Judge and Steward Registration is Open

If you have not registered and are willing to be a volunteer, please register.

If you have registered, log in and then choose Edit Account from the My Account menu indicated by the icon on the top menu.

Rules

Competition is Saturday, October 7, 2017.

Registration will open September 1, 2017 and will close on September 30, 2017.   All beer brought or mailed to drop off locations must be received by Oct 2.   Entries can also be carried into the competition by judges and stewards but must be received by 8:30a on Oct 7.  

This competition is a BJCP-registered event, and will be judged in accordance with the BJCP rules and style guidelines. 

 We will be using the 2015 BJCP Style Guidelines.

 

Mead & Cider will not be eligible for Best of Show Award

 

See Entry Info Section for more Rules and Instructions

 

 
 

Competition Officials

You can send an email to any of the following individuals via Contact.

  • Rick Franckhauser — Head Judge
  • Tim McKee — Competition Director

Sponsors

Cincinnati Malt Infusers is proud to have the following sponsors for the Oktobersbest Homebrew Competition.

Listermann’s
1621 Dana Avenue Cincinnati, OH 4520
Listermann’s
Listermann’s is a Drop-off location and primary sponsor for the competition!
Brink Brewing
5905 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45224
Brink Brewing
Brink Brewing is sponsoring 4 tables at the competition!
Cincinnati Malt Infusers
 
Cincinnati Malt Infusers
Joe Deters
 
Joe Deters
Marty’s Hops And Vines
6110 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45224
Marty’s Hops And Vines
NETOC
 
NETOC
Paradise
7766 Beechmont Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45255
Paradise
Paradise is the drop-off and mail-in location for competition entries
Taft’s Brewing Company
1429 RACE STREET, CINCINNATI, OH 45202
Taft’s Brewing Company
Wooden Cask Brewery
629 York St, Newport, KY 41071
Wooden Cask Brewery
Wooden Cask is sponsoring tables 11, 14 and 17
Biermarkt
420 Three Rivers Pkwy, North Bend, OH 45052
Biermarkt
Brew Monkeys Homebrew Supplies
4312 Harrison Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45211
Brew Monkeys Homebrew Supplies
Brew Monkeys is a drop off location for the competition entries
Streetside Brewery
4003 Eastern Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45226
Streetside Brewery
Woodburn Brewery And Taproom
2800 Woodburn Ave Cincinnati, OH 45206 United States
Woodburn Brewery And Taproom