Maddie’s Biergarten

303.663.5073 / / 330 3rd St, Castle Rock, CO 80104
Sun-Thurs 11:30am-10:00pm / Fri & Sat 11:30am-12am
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Home Brewers Competition Rules

Competition Rules


This is a beer only competition.
No meads or ciders will be accepted as entries.
Beers for this competition will be judged according to BJCP guidelines.
Only BJCP recognized categories will be considered entries.


Entries must submit (3) 12oz bottles per category.
Individual entrants may only submit one entry per subcategory.
All entries must be received between Monday, May 12 and Friday, May 16, 2014 at 6 PM EST.
Entries can be dropped off at Maddies Biergaten 330 Third St Castle Rock CO.


Each 3 bottle entry is $10
Fees are collected at the time of submission.
At this time an entry form must be attached to the bottles.


Entries must be in bottles that are standard 12 oz. bottles.
Bottles may be of any color and must be free of ink, paint, or paper labeling other than competition entry label.
Obliterate any lettering or graphics on the cap with a permanent black marker.
Bottles may not contain any surface embossment that might distinguish itself (ie. new Belgium bottles or Samuel Adams bottles).
Bottles with Grölsch-type swing tops and 22 oz. Bomber bottles are not allowed.
Corked bottles and odd-shaped bottles will not be accepted.
Bottles not meeting the above requirements will be disqualified. 


Your homebrew cannot have been brewed on equipment used to brew beverages for any commercial purpose, whether for commercial research, production or any other purpose, including equipment at brew-on-premises establishments.


 Prizes will be given out at the end of the contest once the judges have made their decisions.
First prize for best in show will receive a day at Pikes Peak Brewery!!
Medals will be given to the top 3 overall finishers