Sudzers February 2019 meeting notes

Hello, Sudzers! In February’s meeting, we met some new members and welcomed back some old-timers, learned about the Tilt Hydrometer, and tasted seventeen delicious brews. Thanks to everyone who showed up!

– Derek collected membership dues. Dues must be paid each calendar year and can still be made to Derek via paypal at
– Derek had shirts for sale: $5 for t-shirts and $10 for polos. What a deal!
– Cliff, Chet, and others brewed at Freewheel’s Battle of the Brew Clubs ( Thanks for representing the club!
– Kevin gave a presentation on the Tilt Hydrometer ( The presentation can be found at
– Steins will be holding a competition in the coming months. We’ll let you know when we get more details.
– California State Fair Homebrew Comp bottle drops are due soon:
– The National Homebrew Competition’s registration and payment is due February 15:
– Registration is open for SaisonFest:
– All shared recipes can be found at If you’d like to have your recipe shared on the site, then please email it in any format to Full info can be found at
– For a list of all upcoming competitions, check out WoW’s awesome calendar:

In all, we had seventeen brews:

BREWER              BEER                           IBUs  ABV
Cliff               Table Beer Saison              20    4%
David W.            Brett C. Golden Sour           NA    6%
David W.            Meyer Lemon Citra Saison       -     7%
Elan                Raspberry Barrel Aged Brown    low   low
Chet                Porterish                      38    5.4%
Danny               Cafe Con Leche                 20    4.7%
Danny               Brett IPA                      40    5%
Adam                Hazy Eight's NEIPA             -     ~6%
Mikael              Jucy Brut NEIPA                37    5.5%
Mikael              Lightening NEIPA               69    6.3%
Mikael              Julius NEIPA                   80    6.8%
Stephan and Regina  Melon Man NEIPA                -     7%
Adam C. & Tim K.    Kviek NEIPA                    -     7.3%
Cliff               Sour Funky Tripel              20    10%
Derek W.            German Barleywine              80    9.6%
Kevin W.            Hipster Scientist Sweet Stout  59    11.4%
Sudzers             "The Barrel" Flanders Red      -     ??

Thanks to Steins and everyone that showed up!