Green Bay Rackers – October 1, 2022
The meeting started with two new members, Joe and Nick, introducing themselves. Nick became explained how he became interested in brewing during the Covid pandemic while Joe talked about his experience in making wine.
Tom mentioned that The Homebrew Showcase at Ahnapee Brewing is happening Saturday, October 8th from 1-4pm outside, under a tent, rain or shine at their Suamico location. The Rackers will in attendance with multiple brewers & beers.
Al announced that Duck Creek Winery will again be hosting the Racker Wine Competition. This will take place January 14th with a deadline for entries one week prior at House of Homebrew. Sometime after the New Year the Rackers will be at Duck Creek Winery to brew a beer with the Winery.
The next Racker club brew with be on November 5th as the club participates in a“Learn to Brew” event taking place at House of Homebrew.
Tom reported that Josh attended a Manty Malter meeting & that some time next year they would like to join with the Rackers to host a home brew competition. It appears that the Manty Malters are very much focused on the various brewing styles & highlight these characteristics at their Monthly meetings.
“Roar Off the Shore” will take place March 25th next year with John & Tom brewing for that event.
The Fond du Lac brew event is February 4th next year with Brian, Bob Brown & Jim brewing for that event.