The Happy Holiday Homebrew Competition is the St. Louis Brews annual homebrew competition.
It is a fully sanctioned AHA and BJCP event. This year it will be held on
the evenings of Wednesday, December 12 and Friday, December
14, 2012 and the main judging all day on Saturday, December 15, 2012.
The location of the Wednesday and Friday evening judging sessions will be the
Schlafly Taproom. The location of the
main Saturday judging sessions & banquet
will be at
Annunciation Church Cafeteria, 16 West
Glendale, Webster Groves, MO 63119.
So you think your brew can be a contender? Find out by entering it in the HHHC 2012.
We are proud to be the final qualifying event for the Fifteenth Annual
Championship of Amateur Brewing, and the final stop on the
Midwest Homebrewer of the Year
The Best-of-Show prize for the 2012 Happy Holiday
Homebrew Competition will be a Brewhemoth conical fermentor.
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We had over 480 entries from all across the country. The results have been tabulated and
the list of winners can be found
here. Unfortunately, due
to a snafue with our medals supplier, we will not be able to get medals to the winners until
the first of the year. We will keep you posted as we have more information.
Individual score sheets are currently being scanned, and we expect to email those to
entrants within the next few days. Thanks for entering and we look forward to seeing
entries from you at our Microfest in the spring and at next year's HHHC.
The official rules are
available now. Want to know where
to send your entries, how much it costs and other important facts?
The official rules. Learn it. Know it. Live it.
We will be using the 2008 AHA/BJCP beer
style guidelines. Beers, Meads and Ciders/Perrys will be judged.
Download the style guidelines in HTML,
MS Word format.
Register Your Beer
Entry registration, as well as judge/steward registration, is now open.
Registration closes and entries must be received by Friday, December 7, 2012.
Visit the registration form to enter your beers,
ciders and meads, or to register to judge/steward.