Account Registration

You can create your account today through Saturday, April 18, 2020 9:00 AM, PDT.

Judges and stewards may register now through Saturday, April 18, 2020 10:00 AM, PDT.

Entry Registration

You can add your entries to the system today through Thursday, April 16, 2020 12:45 PM, PDT.


Entry Fees

$0.00 (USD) per entry.


BJCP 2015 Styles Accepted

If a style's name is hyperlinked, it has specific entry requirements. Click or tap on the name to view the subcategory's requirements.

5B Kolsch37A Specialty Kolsch (Custom Style) 


Per Entrant Limits

Each entrant is limited to 4 entries.

Each entrant is limited to 1 entry per subcategory – exceptions are detailed below.

Each entrant is limited to 2 entries for for the following subcategories:

  • 5B: Kolsch
  • Custom Style: Specialty Kolsch


Entry Acceptance Rules

Each entry will consist of two (2) 12 oz./375ml or (1) 22 oz. or 750ml capped and/or corked bottles that are void of all identifying information, including labels and embossing. Printed caps are allowed, but must be blacked out completely.

Brown glass bottles are preferred; however, green and clear glass will be accepted. Swing top bottles will likewise be accepted as well as corked and caged bottles.

Bottles will not be returned to contest entrants.

All requisite paperwork must be submitted with each entry and can be printed directly from this website. Entry paperwork should be attached to bottles by the method specified on the bottle label.

Be meticulous about noting any special ingredients that must be specified. Failure to note such ingredients may impact the judges' scoring of your entry.


Judging Locations and Dates

Competition judging dates are yet to be determined. Please check back later.

Best of Show

The winner's beer will be poured at the SoCal Homebrew Festival (SCHF) as SBE's entry into the Bragging Rights Only (BRO) competition. Specialty Kolsch entries will not be qualified for this.



The awards ceremony will take place once judging is completed. 

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place will be announced.

Score sheets will be made available at the next SBE Meeting.





Awards Ceremony

Booze Brothers
Vista, CA
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 6:30 PM, PDT


Circuit Qualification