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2019 Homebrew Guidelines Available Now!!

2019 Home Brewer Competition Guidelines
2019 Entry Form (.doc can be typed into)



If you have trouble downloading this form or want further information about the completion, please contact the competition coordinator, Joe Pfahler, jpfahler@comcast.net


Have you or a friend made a batch of beer so GOOD that you think it deserves a prize?

Find out by entering the Indian Valley Public Library Home Brewer’s Competition!

• Each finalist selected to compete in the competition will receive two free VIP tickets to the Fest!
• Judges Favorites take home gift certificates to Keystone Homebrew Supply!
•Winners of the popular vote receive gift certificates to North Penn Beverage!

•    Brewer's Choice Award will receive a Barrel Tasting & Private Tour of the Sour Cellar with a Brewer from Free Will Brewing!

The competition will be held at the Indian Valley Public Library
Indian Valley Beer Fest:
Saturday, July 27, 2019
5:30pm – 8:30pm
100 E. Church Ave. Telford, PA 18969

Home Brew Competition registration is underway.  Be sure to get your tickets so you can cast a vote for your favorite!

***We would like to thank the sponsors of the Homebrew Competition - Free Will Brewery, Keystone Homebrew and North Penn Beverage. ***

Results will be determined by attendee vote. Qualification by Jason Donmoyer and Tim Brown, both BJCP Certified Beer Judges

2018 Qualified HOMEBREWERS and WINNERS!!

Keystone Hops Homebrew Club of Montgomeryville, PA

"Rocky Raccoon's Honey Lager" American Lite Lager with Orange Blossom Honey

Brewer's Choice 2018

Jeff Coleman of Perkasie, PA

"Wuntshermelons" Watermelon Infused Bavarian Wheat

2nd Place, Popular Vote 2018 

1st Place Popular Vote 2013

Austin Szatkowski of Collegeville, PA

"Mahalo" American Pale Ale

Chaya & Bruce Stephens of Lansdale, PA

"V8" American Pale Ale

Andrew Phengvath of King of Prussia, PA 

"It's Always Hazy in Dagobah" Unfiltered IPA

Brewer's Choice 2017

2nd Place, Judges Vote 2016

Greg Martin & Kyle Martin of Perkasie, PA 
“Cole's Pond IPA ” New England IPA

1st Place Popular Vote & 3rd Place Judges Vote 2018

1st Place Judges Vote, 3rd Place Popular Vote, Runner Up Brewer's Choice 2017

2nd Place, Popular Vote 2016

3rd Place, Popular & Judges Vote 2014 

Charles Reed of Souderton, PA 
“Resurrectionist" IPA

3rd Place, Judges Vote 2016

3rd Place, Popular Vote, Honorable Mention, Judges 2015

Dan Cross of Souderton, PA

"Better Late Than Never" Black IPA

Michael Goodwin of Perkasie, PA 

"Un Sandpiper" Altbier

1st Place, Judges Vote 2018

Julie Rech of Telford, PA

"'Desserted' Island" Coconut Chocolate Porter

3rd Place, Popular Vote 2018

Justin Stauffer of Telford, PA

"Chocolate & Elderberry Porter" Baltic Porter

Jeannette Reed of Souderton, PA 
“Motherpucker" Soured Sour Cherry Cider

2nd Place, Judges Vote 2018

2nd Place Popular Vote 2017

3rd Place, Judges Vote 2016

3rd Place, Popular Vote, Honorable Mention, Judges 2015

Click here for a list of all past winners

Indian Valley Beer Fest:
Saturday, July 28 | 5:30pm – 8:30pm
100 E. Church Ave.  Telford, PA  18969