Welcome to the Upstate New York Homebrewers Association (UNYHA). We are dedicated to sharing and broadening the appreciation of and knowledge about the brewer's art within its membership and the public at large, through regular meetings and special events, in accordance with its philosophy of informed, mature and responsible enjoyment of homebrewed and commercially brewed beer.
Beer Guru Session - Hop Growing
Here are the notes and links from Wednesday's beer guru session on hop growing:
- Hopyard Pest Management
- Northeast Hop Alliance
- Cornell Cooperative Extension | Hops Program
- IPM Labs
There are also several good guides to hop pests and diseases at Hop Growers of America.
ROCbeer Homebrew Competition
ROCbeer's 3rd Annual Homebrew Contest is coming up quickly! SATURDAY, MAY 30th 2 PM.
Stoneyard in Brockport. The First Place Winner of the Homebrew Competition will get to co-create a beer* with Head Brewer, Rock Star OZ!
May Monthly Mash
The Magnificent May issue of the Monthly Mash newsletter is available on the Monthly Mash page. Give it a look and learn the latest and greatest about everything the club is involved in!
2015 BJCP Style Guidelines Have Been Released
The 2015 BJCP Style Guidelines for Beer, Mead & Cider have been released. They represent a significant change and improvement to the 2008 Guidelines. There's a lot to like, but also a lot of new information to absorb.
Get them here:
UNYHA 2015 Competition Is Complete
Upstate New York Homebrewers Association
37th Annual/26th Empire State Open/HOTY-I Qualifier
— April 18, 2015 —
The UNYHA 37th annual Homebrew Competition is now complete! Please see the Competition Results & Sponsors page for all the details.
Congratulations to all winning brewers, thanks to everyone for entering and special thanks to all our wonderful sponsors!