The Summer Sipper

Union 32's Home Brew Competition *

  • $10 registration fee 

  • One brew per registration

  • Brewers must drop off two 12 oz. bottles in unmarked containers

  • Registration from April 11th–June 3rd

  • Beer drop-off from May 1st–June 9th

The winner will enjoy brewing their recipe in our brew house (with our brew master's support).  Once complete, your home brew will be served on The Wall and all proceeds will be donated to the charity of your choice.

*See full rules and regulations below in red

Two Registration Options:

  1. Click the button above to register and pay online now and drop-off your beer at your convenience.


  2.  Sign-up and pay onsite

Must be 21 years of age or older to participate

When: -Registration will open on April 11th and will close on June 3rd.
Collection of brews closes on June 9th.
Judging will take place on Sunday June 10th from 11am - 7pm.

Registration is $10 per beer style of two, 12oz bottles. Separate registrations must be completed for each style entered.
Where: Drop-off locations for the brews will be at Northern Brewer, Midwest Supplies, Union 32 Craft House and maybe one other brewery.
All brews must be to Union 32 Craft House by 6/9
What: Entrants will not be eligible if they brew the beer at a commercial facility on commercial equipment.  Please provide 2 12oz bottles of your brew in unmarked containers.  
Specifics for Judging: Judging a summer sipper brew
Judging will be based on the following:  -Strength (light and low ABV) (5 points)     -Aroma (5 points)     -Overall Impression (10 points)     -Dominant Flavor (10 points)     -Appearance (5 points)    -Mouthfeel (5 points)
Awards: 1st, 2nd, 3rd place will be awarded.
1st place will receive their name on the Trophy which will be kept at the beer wall, a $50 gift card, and they will brew their beer onsite with Casey - and it will be added to the wall.
2nd place will receive a $50 gift card.   
3rd place will receive a $50 gift card.