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Winter’s Warmers: Chili & Holiday Ales Competiton

What: Homebrew

When: Sunday - February 10, 2013 @ 12:00PM to Sunday - February 10, 2013 @ 06:00PM

Where: Crane Arts Building Gray Space, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Chili Cook-off & Winter Ale Competition

Crane Arts Building, Gray Space - 1400 N. American St, Philadelphia, PA

The flyer - http://barryshomebrew.com/images/newsletter/winterwarmers.png

Just when you thought you couldn’t take the winter any longer, the Philadelphia Homebrew Club has you covered. Nothing could fend off the cold of winter better than an afternoon spent inside next to a warm fire with an endless supply of homemade chili and homebrewed holiday ale. That’s just what the club has in store for you.

Local chili, from master chefs to masters of the kitchen, and ales from local homebrewers will unite for a friendly throwdown of both culinary & zymurgical skills. The club invites you to samples of two competitions at once. The chili chefs’ creations will be served for all to taste at the event and samples of the brewers’ craft will be pouring freely from noon till six. Judges will hold tastings behind the scenes and present awards to the winners during the event. The People’s Choice votes will be collected to crown a crowd favorite chili. The prizes are handsome and anyone is encouraged to enter. Joining the competition is as simple as contacting the Philadelphia Homebrew Club or Barry’s Homebrew Outlet to sign up.

For those who interested in sampling the fare, $15 will get you in the door with warming winter ales & a bowl of chili in hand starting at noon. Plenty of homebrewers will be pouring beer & discussing the craft of beer making for those looking to talk beer. There will be entertainment and a 50/50 raffle for those guests that are feeling lucky. Please come out to support Philadelphia’s newest homebrew movement.

Chili Competition Info:

$150 value to First Place. $50 value to Second Place, and Basket of Cheer to people’s choice
Bring approximately one gallon of pre-warmed chili, to be served at the event
Free entry to the competition and event with chili submission
Chips and plateware will be provided by the club
Any accompaniments intended for your Chili should be provided by you.

Please register your chili by February 2nd at http://phillyhbc.org/winters-warmers/
Hope to see you all there!

After you purchase your ticket your name will been entered into the will call database. Just bring your receipt and photo ID to pick up your wristbands at the door.

Tickets can be purchased online here - http://barryshomebrew.com/index.php/class-sign-up-and-store/product/13-winter-s-warmers-chili-holiday-ales

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