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June 2022 Monthly Meeting notes

“Heres to bread., for without there would be no toast. The past history, the future is a mystery, but today is a gift, because it’s the present.” 

Guest/New Members: 31 members and __guest attended

Who is brewing? Club total: 432.5

Upcoming  Events:

5/14 May Stammtisch Tom Hadjin @ tybee
6/1 June Monthly Meeting @ MRBC 7:30
6/?? June Stammtisch need a host If we dont have a host then lets do a tap room take over at two tides or service

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
7/23 July Stammtisch Cheryl and Dave Holesovsky
7/23 Mid-Year Beer Competition  at the june stammtisch
8/3 August Monthly Meeting @ MRBC 7:30
8/6 Mead day @ Bee Town

8/20 midday in the beer garden
8/27 August stammtisch (Jon E.) Date and time

10/1 Festovall Stammtisch  @ Stovall 

10/?? Odark 30

11/5 Learn how to brew day

New Business:


 Spotlight Brewery: 


Committee Discussion: 

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

Treasurer’s Report (Gene)

National Homebrew Conference in Pittsburg, Pa (Gene)

  • 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 18 kegs (75 bu’s) for club and hospitality night.  
  • Kegs that are being loaned for the trip must be read by june 11
  • Gas money will be given to those that carry kegs

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

  • Barrel Project Alpha 5(fifth run our first barrel)  has been pulled as of 5/22
  • Barrel Project Alpha 6(sixth run our first barrel) will probably be a lambic of some sort

June 18 fill date ferment in barrel

  • Barrel Project Beta 1 

    New barrel will be housed at Jonathan’s E house

Zymurgy Article (Meridith)

  • No update

Stammtisch May (Tom H. )

Stammtisch June( No one yet)
tap room take over service

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.
We had 5 brewers 3 of which were electric we all used the chico strain except 1 that used the belgian yeast 

The competition will be held before the july meeting at 6:30.

Merch interest(Sean Becker and Jimmy Fildes)

About 3 people are looking into different shirt designs and different places to print

Tshirt, Koozies, long sleeves
The shirt will be paid for before the order

SBL will buy two pitchers of beer every meeting. 


  • Colonial Cup 2022
  • Mid-year beer (July 23 ) at the july stammtisch 

Organizer is Chris Martin  

Winner gets brewed at hopatimica 

  • Uber-open cello (august)
  • O-dark 30 (oct)

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.

Jun – taproom take over 

July – Cheryl and Dave Holesovsky
August – Jonathan E

Upcoming Group Brew Day:

June 18th – lambic barrel

Tech Talk: Pressure Fermentation By Lee

Ideas:Fermentation station Laura Potts
        Radler TJ Cline

    Sanitation Sonja

General Discussion:
Tshirt ideas: 

Shadowing the president