04/06/22 April Monthly Meeting

May our house always be too small to hold all of our friends.

– Myrtle Reed 

Guest/New Members: members and __ guest attended

Who is brewing? Club total: 186

Upcoming  Events:

4/6 April Monthly Meeting @ MRBC 7:30pm

4/30 April Stammtisch Kyle and Jerry (120 bluffside circle savannah 31404)  4pm – till
5/4 May Monthly Meeting @ MRBC 7:30pm

5/7 Big Brew Day

5/14 May Stammtisch
6/1 June Monthly Meeting @ MRBC 7:30

6/22-6/25 National Homebrew Conference Pittsburgh, PA
7/6 July Big Brew Competition @ MRBC 6:30
7/6 July Monthly Meeting @ MRBC 7:30
8/6 Mead day

11/5 Learn how to brew day

New Business:

  none

 Spotlight Brewery: 

None

Committee Discussion: 

Pink Points / Mike’s Mentionables / Alex’s Assessment

Treasurer’s Report (Gene)

National Homebrew Conference in Pittsburg, Pa (Stovall)

  • Signed up for club night, social night, knock out Club night costume is ghost pirate
  • National Homebrew Con in Pittsburgh (6/22-6/25) this year so SBL should participate and produce around 15 kegs (75 bu’s) for club and hospitality night.  
  • Kegs that are being loaned for the trip must be read by july 11

Barrel Committee: (Gene, Vince, Scott, James, Jon E. ):

  • Barrel Project #5: Use same barrel from barrel project #4. Going to be the final beer in this barrel so we will do an Old Bruin beer. Barrel relocated to Jonathan’s E house.
    • We have a recipe, Cherry Old Bruin
    • 10 members Participating, 70 bu’s: Frank (5), Gene (10), Vince (15), Bill (5), Chris P. (5), Kyle (5), Tom H (5), Roger (5), Tom C (5), Scott (5)

Barrel Project #6: David L. said he can get a new used barrel for us when we tell him we are ready, we should have a recipe and list of people ready to brew for the march meeting. 

New barrel will be housed at Jonathan’s E house

A new holder will need to be created

Zymurgy Article (Meridith)

  • No update
  • If you have photos from domras please post them to the FB members only group with the #DomrasCup2022

Stammtisch April (Kyle and jerry )

Big Brew day

May 7th at Moon River Courtyard Noon – brewing is done
MRBC has graciously decided to give us yeast for the brews and a competition will happen

before the July monthly meeting and the winner will be brewed at Moon River.

Merch interest(Sean Becker and Jimmy Fildes)

Tshirt, Koozies, long sleeves
Jimmy sent some designs to me

Competitions:

  • Colonial Cup 2022
     
  • O-dark 30 (oct)
  • Uber-open cello
  • Mid-year beer (June sometime)

Old Business:

  • Changing of bylaw to affect our tax status
  • Brewer of the Year award / Competitor of the year in work. Final tally to be completed by Jan meeting. TJ has the barrel staves. Look into club email for reporting this stuff in the future. Any competitions outside of the COC/Domras should be self reported to Sonja E. Email [email protected] to get her contact info.

Stammtisch:

April – Kyle/Jerry
May- Tom Hadjin @ tybee
Jun – ??

July – Cheryl and Dave Holesovsky
August – Jonathan E

Upcoming Group Brew Day:

May 7th is big brew day

Tech Talk: NoneGeneral Discussion:
shadowing the president