An article on yesterday’s examiner.com featured the headline: “The South Bay’s premier homebrew club: Silicon Valley Sudzers.” San Jose Beer News reporter Andy Lee chatted with Sudzers president Derek Wolfgram about beer and brewing in the South Bay. Enjoy the article. Cheers!
Keith and Michelle hosted the 2012 Dark Matter Brew Day – this massive imperial stout has been brewed previously in 2006 and 2009, but the hope is that we will make this an annual event, allowing us to hold vertical tastings as the years go on. Chief brewers for the day were Keith and Derek, […]
This will be our 4th annual fall Club Brew Day, and the third that will feature the famous Dark Matter Imperial Stout. Brew Day will last from 8 am until approximately 3:00 at Keith’s house in Milpitas. Email email@example.com for address/directions. I’m attaching a copy of the (updated) recipe for your enjoyment and future use. […]
Wow, what an unexpected surprise. Heretic night at Harry’s. Met brewer, Jamil, who explained about awesome Evil Cousin IPA. Brewed with Apollo and Columbus, but mega-dry hopped with Centennial, and yes…SIMCOE! Tons of it. Not just once or twice, but almost continuously over the brewing process. As he explains, leaves hops in suspension rather than […]
On October 25, Sudzers Tyler and Marcus joined Widmer Brothers brewer Ben Dobler for a homebrewing demonstration in the Explore Your Craft event in San Francisco. In honor of our region and Widmer’s reputation for wheat beers, Tyler and Marcus developed a recipe called “Wine Country Wheat, ” a wheat wine with honey and grape juice. […]
The meeting was relatively light on business, but heavy on homebrews! Sudzers who attended NCHF gave a report about how much fun we had and how well-received our beers were. October Thirsty Third Thursday to be held at Harry’s Hofbrau San Jose on October 18 Fall brew day discussion – we will begin brewing Dark […]
As part of the Morgan Hill Library‘s fall series of programs on homesteading, they included a program on homebrewing basics on October 11 from 7-9 pm. Sudzers Mike Conant and Derek Wolfgram, along with The HeadQuarters homebrew club President Andrew Carroll, presented an overview of beer history, ingredients, styles, equipment, techniques, and recipes. In addition, […]
Club events are always posted on the calendar on www.sudzers.org, but we wanted to highlight a few upcoming events. See the calendar for times, locations, and other details. October 18: Thirsty Third Thursday at Harry’s Hofbrau San Jose November 2: Monthly Sudzers meeting at Nick’s house November 15: Thirsty Third Thursday, location TBD November 24: […]
The Sudzers represented well at the Northern California Homebrewers Festival in September with about 20 members in attendance and 13 outstanding brews on tap! Plans are already underway for NCHF 2013, with the theme “Space: The Beer Frontier.” Cheers!