JOIN THE WERK FORCE FOR MONTHLY IN-STORE SPECIALS, HOMEBREW COMPETITION AND MORE!
YEAR ROUND WERK FORCE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS:
- 10% OFF ALL - Grain, Malt Extract, Hops and Yeast
- 10% OFF ALL - Beer and Wine Ingredient Kits
- Monthly Rotating Discounts on other shop items (See Below for Updated Monthly Rotating Discount)
- FREE Werk Force Brewing 32 or 64 oz Empty Growler
- Entrance into Best of Show CBW Homebrew Competition - Next Competition is December 2018
SEPTEMBER WERK FORCE MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNTS:
- 10% OFF -ALL CARBOY THERMOWELLS
- $10 OFF - KETTLE SPIDERS FOR GRAIN/HOP STEEPING
- 15% OFF - B.B. ADJUSTABLE KETTLE THERMOMETERS
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WERK FORCE MEMBER ONLY HOMEBREW COMPETITION 2018
ALL ENTRIES DUE BY END OF BUSINESS DAY
FRIDAY DECEMBER 7, 2018 @ 7PM
SUBMISSION STARTS NOV. 20TH
SATURDAY DECEMBER 15, 2018 @ 4PM
All beer styles accepted!!
Ales, lagers, barrel aged and sour beers are all welcome!
Best of Show Winner will have their beer brewed in collaboration with Werk Force Brewing + a $50 Gift Card!
2nd Place gets a $30 Gift Card to Chicago Brew Werks
3rd Place gets a $15 Gift Card to Chicago Brew Werks
Only 1 entry per Werk Force Member
Must enter 2 – 12oz/16oz Bottles or 1 – 22oz Bottle
Bottle submission starts November 20th
Forms are available at the shop
Please note this is not a BJCP certified or AHA competition. Here at CBW we’re really excited to try the brews everyone has made and we will provide feedback to all entries.
Winners do not need to be present on Saturday December 15.
We will notify all winners via email.
Competition is for Werk Force Members Only
(Make sure your membership is up to date!)
WINNERS OF THE DECEMBER 2017 HOMEBREW COMPETITION
Best of Show Winner - Sour w/ Peaches - Chris Vitas
Chris's recipe will be brewed in collaboration with Werk Force Brewing and he'll get a $50 Gift Card
2nd Place - Schwarzbier - Ben Tasker
gets a $30 Gift Card to Chicago Brew Werks
3rd Place - IT'S A TIE - Peach Sour - Gregory Zurawicz & Barrel Aged Saison w/ Brettanomyces - Eric Wilhelm
get a $15 Gift Card to Chicago Brew Werks
PAST WERK FORCE MEMBER HOMEBREW COMPETITION RESULTS:
Best of Show Winner: Kyle Vester
Barrel Aged Wee Heavy
2nd Place: Bill Goetz
Traditional Bock (Dunkel)
3rd Place: Scott Miles
Cucumber Hibiscus Sour
Best of Show Winner: Andrew Steinbach
Sour Brown Ale w/ Cherries
2nd Place: Joseph Fialco
3rd Place: Frank Fonte & Ron Kasper
Stout w/ Toasted Coconut
Best of Show Winner: Jesse Howard
100% Brettanomyces Fermented Farmhouse Ale
2Nd Place: Joel Rakoski
Baltic Porter With Vanilla And Molasses
3Rd Place: Shawn Wischoeffer