On March 5th BBL will again host it’s annual Bockfest Homebrew Competition in conjunction with the Cincinnati Bockfest festival. This is a Bock beer only competition – Helles Bock, Traditional Bock, Dopplebock, Eisbock, Weizenbock or a specialty beer with a Bock beer base style.
Registration is CLOSED – Thanks to everyone that entered and volunteered.
Parade: Friday March 4th, 2016
The Bockfest Parade will start to form in front of Arnold’s Bar and Grill, located at 210 East 8th Street, at 5:00PM and steps off on Main Street at 6:00PM. All Bloats, spouses, friends etc welcome to walk with us.
Bockfest Hall / Judging Location: Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 11:00 AM
Christian Moerlein Malt House
1621 Moore Street Cincinnati, OH 45202
Awards: Prizes will be awarded for first, second, and third place for each category (to be determined based on the numbers of entries in each style, etc.). An additional prize will be awarded for “Best Bock Beer” (BOS).
Special Prize: Dunkles (Traditional) bocks will also be judged in a separate, non-BJCP session. The judging panel will consist of professional brewers and selected experts representing the Christian Moerlein Brewing Company and Bockfest organizers. Judging will be done in a Best of Show format. The winning beer will be chosen to be commercially brewed by Christian Moerlein as the 2017 Schoenling Bock.