Big Brew Day 2017 – 5/6/17 8:00am

Do you have questions about home brewing?  Are you interested in learning about home brewing?  Not sure where to begin?  Come join us at Crafty Ales and Lagers this Saturday morning at 8:00am (5/6/17).  Members of FLxFL will be there making 20 gallons of a delicious IPA.  We will be there brewing and answering questions anyone may have about home brewing!

We will be brewing out back in the patio area of Crafty’s.  Crafty’s will be opening at 1pm for you to enjoy a pint and/or get a growler filled for later.  Support your local brewery and shop local!

We hope to see you there!  Cheers!



Meeting Notes from 4/20/17

Weather permitting we may attempt to do our stir plate build during May’s meeting (5/18/17) at Craft’s

Big Brew Day is scheduled for 5/6/17 at Crafty Ales and Lagers.  Start time will be 8:00am.  We will brew the “Rushmore IPA” recipe posted by the AHA.  Stay tuned more details to come!

We meet Jeff T. from Poormon’s Farm located in Fayette, NY.  Thank you Jeff for stopping in and talking with us about what is going on over at Poormon’s Farm!


3/16/17 Meeting Notes

First off let’s congratulate Scott for winning the “Iron Brew” competition and all of the other members who participated and judged!  Who knew you could make an IPA with crabs and Simcoe hops?

Mojo Java Brew Day is scheduled for this Saturday, March 18th 2017.  Start time is 7-7:30am at Crafty Ales & Lagers.

April’s meeting is scheduled for 4/20/17 and the location is TBD right now.  Stay tuned for future updates.

“Big Brew for National Homebrew Day” at Crafty Ales & Lagers is scheduled for 5/6/17.  We are looking at brewing the “Rushmore IPA” but scaling the recipe to a 20 gallon batch with the various equipment club members have.  More details to come as we get closer to May.

UNYHA’s 39th Annual Homebrew Competition is set for 5/6/17.  Details can be found here.

Geneva’s Beer Week 2017 is scheduled for April 17th – 23rd.  More information can be found on their Facebook pageNOTE – For the homebrew competition at Geneva’s Beer Week only “Browns” and “Stouts” will be accepted.

2/16/17 Meeting Notes

There are three (3) home brew competitions coming up.  Details within the links below if you’re interested in entering.

Round Two of the Iron Brew Competition will take place in next month’s meeting (3/16/17).

  • Winner’s bracket will brew with any seafood of their choice and use Simcoe hops.
  • Consolation bracket will brew with any citrus fruit and tea.

Mojo Java Club Brew Day is scheduled for 3/18/17.