We have selected four beer styles (BJCP 2015 Guidelines) eligible to earn Shootout Cup points and advance to Best Of Show:
|01 Standard American Beer (American Light Lager, American Lager, Cream Ale, American Wheat)|
|05 Pale Bitter European Beer (Leichtbier, Kolsch, Dortmunder Export, German Pils)|
|21 IPA (American and Specialty)|
|32 Smoked Beer (Classic and Specialty)|
We have also selected two experimental styles, which is not eligible for Cup Points or BOS Round.
Nebraska Grown Ingredients
Also not eligible for Cup points or for BOS Round:
Entries will be submitted to your local club first -- each club will judge their entries and choose which beers will advance into the Shoot-Out Competition.
Each club may enter TWO beers per major Category, plus 2 beers for Best Damn beer (any BJCP category is accepted).
Refer to your homebrew club for your local judging session date & time.
Entries that advance to the Competition need to be submitted to the participating club by the deadline provided.
Submit (2) 12oz unmarked bottles per entry, with a BJCP Entry Form attached to each bottle by rubber bands only. (No tape please)
The entry fee is $8.00 for each beer.
Each homebrew club may write a single check for all entries. (No separate checks needed.)
We need judges for beer, plus stewarding volunteers to help us run the event. Register at the shootout website.