Our BrewFest 2021 competition website is up! BrewFest will occur on 09/11/2021 at Bock Family Brewing. Please follow the link from the BrewFest page on this website to register and submit entries. The entry window opens at 9am on 7/10/2021. We hope to see you there! 🍻 … [Read more...]
Homebrew Equipment for Sale!
I was recently contacted through our Draft website contact email by a former club member, Bob Luken. Bob has amassed a large amount of equipment through the years and he is now looking to part with some of it to clear space in his garage. He does not get on social media websites, so I offered to spread the word for him through our website and social media accounts. Below is a list of some of the … [Read more...]
June 2021 Brewout!
Join us for our monthly brewout at Brewtensils this Saturday, June 26th. Brewtensils (2617 S Smithville Rd) will be hosting us for our monthly brewout where you can come enjoy some company of fellow home brewers, learn about the craft of homebrewing, and if you bring your equipment and brew with us you can get some fantastic discounts (free grain or LME) provided by Brewtensils. We set up in the … [Read more...]
Upcoming Draft Events!
Join the Draft homebrew club for these events coming up in May and June of 2021: May 17th: Draft club get together at Warped Wing Springboro. Join us for some fellowship and homebrew discussion at Warped Wings Springboro location. May 22nd: Brewout at Brewtensils. Join Draft club members at Brewtensils from 10a-5p on Saturday May 22nd for our first brewout of the year. We will be setup in … [Read more...]
Draft 2021 events!
We are gearing up for some Draft events this year. Club meetings, brewouts, picnics, competitions. The Draft board members have been discussing these events, and while nothing is concrete yet, we will provide updates on this web page and on our Facebook page for upcoming events once set. Check back often and keep em brewing! 🍻 … [Read more...]
CMI Zoom meeting with author Stan Hieronymus
The Cincinnati Malt Infusers have invited Draft homebrew club members to join in on their online zoom meeting with author Stan Hieronymus. Stan is known for many titles such as “Brew Like a Monk”, “For the Love of Hops”, among many others. The meeting is scheduled for 7/9/2020 at 7:30pm. If you are interested in joining the meeting, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org, and I can forward you … [Read more...]
Brewout @ Brewtensils – July 11th, 10am-5pm
Our friend Mike Schwartz, one of the first pioneers of craft beer and homebrewing in the the Dayton area, is hosting a brewout on Saturday July 11th at Brewtensils. If you want to come and brew there is plenty of space in the lot behind the store to set up. I’d recommend bringing a small table, lawn chair and cooler of cold beverages in addition to your brewing equipment. There are available … [Read more...]
Draft Club update – July 2020
Just to keep everyone up to date on club happenings, the Draft club officers will be having an online meeting this Tuesday to discuss the potential for future meetings and competitions. Our goal will be to discuss options that are achievable while including safety guidelines that must be met. While I am hopeful that we will be able to hold in person meetings again soon, we must not do so at the … [Read more...]
Saisonfest is our annual charity homebrew competition catering to saisons only. This year's charity is Urban Garden. Saisonfest is a great chance to brew a unique saison and dabble with farmhouse varieties. From imperial to wild we have a category for all styles of saison! Please consider entering for a great cause or come out and judge and taste some first class saisons from across the nation! … [Read more...]
DRAFT Meeting – January 21
Come out for our first monthly DRAFT Meeting of 2019! This month we're back to our normal host, Warped Wing! The meeting will begin with a bottle share. Bring a couple homebrew for feedback from your peers. J We will have a talk on kegging beer presented by Josh Sharp following our bottle share and announcements of upcoming events. Cheers! 🍻 … [Read more...]