during March Women’s Herstory Month

Hello Women Brewers!!

Thank you for your interest in the first annual Brooklyn Women Homebrew Competition on March 30, 2019 organized by Sycamore Bar + Flower Shop.

Let the beer battle and festivities begin!

Entry Rules: 
Brooklyn Women Homebrew Competition is open to women age 21 years or older and New York residents.  The competition accepts any style of beer, but entries must have been made at home with ingredients available to the general public.  Those made in commercial establishments, including brew on premise establishments, are not eligible. 

The first Brooklyn Women Homebrew Competition will officially accept entries starting Monday, January 28, 2019.  Entrants can enter up to two different homebrew beers.  There is no entry fee.  Brewers must prepare bottles enough for 2.5 gallons as we are guestimating at least 75 tastings (3oz pours including head) for the competition on March 30, 2019.

All entries must be received by 11:59pm on February 17, 2019.
Entries limited to the first 15 entrants on a first come basis.

To enter, email with the following information per beer entry (maximum 2 homebrews): 
·      Brewer Name
·      Address
·      Phone Number
·      Beer Name (if available at time of entry, must be available 3 weeks before competition)
·      Beer style (if available at time of entry, must be available 3 weeks before competition)

Competition Info:
Brooklyn Women Homebrew Competition will take place at Sycamore Bar + Flower Shop (1118 Cortelyou Road, Brooklyn) on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 2-5pm.  The winner of Brooklyn Women Homebrew Competition will be based on the best overall beer.  There will be no style guidelines.  Contestants will compete for Judges’ Choice and People’s Choice Awards for $200+ cash and prizes. 

The competition organizer reserves the right to restructure or add preliminary judging round(s) as needed depending upon the number of entries.  March 30, 2019 Best of Show will be of the top winners.

Sponsors, Judges and Prizes:
Extra juicy details being feverishly fermented and will be available shortly. So check back soon!