DYS Meeting Minutes –July 2, 2013

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DYS Meeting Minutes –July 2, 2013

Postby jimmiec » Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:33 am

DYS Meeting Minutes – July 2, 2013

Attendance
14 present at the meeting.

DYS Upcoming Events (Subject to Change)
August 3, 2013 - Mead Day | (TBD)
October 19th, 2013 - Gulf Brew | Parc International, Downtown Lafayette @6-9 PM
November 2, 2013 - Learn to Homebrew Day | Marcello’s (10AM)
December, 2013 - DYS Christmas Party - Cajun Brewing

Local Beer Events and Competitions
September 5 and 6, Emerald Coast Beer Festival Pensacola, FL
October 5 and 6, 2013 - Roberts Cove Germanfest | Roberts Cove
October 19th, 2013 - Gulf Brew | Parc International, Downtown Lafayette @6-9 PM
October 17-19, 2013 - Dixie Cup Entry Deadline (early): September 20; 2013, Entry Deadline (late): September 27, 2013; Event: October 17-19, 2013
November 23 and 24 (Event and Ceramony), 2013 - 1ST ANNUAL LOUISIANA STATE HOMEBREW COMPETITION! | New Orleans

Club Business
At the June meeting, we introduced the idea of creating an Event Coordinator position in the club and would be a board member position. Chris Richard (Brewmeis) was nominated and elected at the July meeting. His duties can be found at Event Coordinator. I would like to stress that if anyone has ideas for club functions to forward them to him. Additionally, the event coordinator will need a group of individuals to help occasionally with volunteering at the club events. Just volunteer with the event coordinator or respond on the forum. The DYS club elected officers for 2013 include:
    *President: Gene Nelson
    *Veep: James Lutgring
    *Treasurer: Zeke Bossley
    *Secretary: Jim Cox
    *Librarian: Steve Seymour
    *Sgt. at Arms: Sarah Granger
    *Event Coordinator: Chris Richard

ACA is hosting Gulf Brew on October 19, 2013, the same weekend as the Dixie Cup. triple-oh_6 (James) and Brewmeis (Chris) are heading up and organizing the club participation at Gulf Brew. They are looking for homebrew and volunteers to set up the club table and serve beer. Additionally, ACA is going to provide us with several servers. Contact Chris if you are interested in volunteering at the club's table for Gulf Brew. Volunteers receive a free entry into Gulf Brew and I think if you donate beer but can't remember (check with Chris and / or James).
*EDIT BY 0006: Yes, you will receive free entry into the event if you donate beer and/or volunteer to help.

Cajun Brewing has some individual 0.5 and 1 lb sacks of German Hallentau hops to give away. Details can be found on the DYS Forum.

Presentation
Triple-oh_6 did a presentation on growing hops and drying them. Justin did a presentation on late addition hoping for a Belgian IPA and the recipe can be found on the forum under the members recipes.

Style of the Month
Jimboud present a comparison between 10A. American Pale Ale and 10B. American Amber Ale.
Marcello’s provided the following beers:

Serra Nevada - Pale Ale
Parsih Brewing - Envie

Jimbound provided:
Southern Star Brewing Company - Pine Belt Pale Ale
Alaskan Brewing - Alaskan Freeride APA
Saint Arnold -Amber
Alaskan Brewing - Kolsch

Descriptions of all the BJCP beer styles can be found on the BJCP website.

Homebrew Served
Smoked Ale (Rauchbeir), Pale / Amber Ale, American Wheat, Crawfish Beer, Belgian IPA, and Blueberry Lambic.
malt waster
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Re: DYS Meeting Minutes –July 2, 2013

Postby triple-oh_six » Wed Jul 10, 2013 8:16 am

See above edit in red
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