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The Members of Barleyment (MoB) are pleased to announce the 2018 edition of the annual MoB & Beau's Oktoberfest Homebrewing Competition.

The grand prize winner of the BJCP competition will have the honour of brewing a commercial batch of their own recipe at Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company.  The winner of the People’s Choice competition will also be invited to brew their recipe on the “pilot batch” system at Beau’s, and will have their beer sold in the retail location (as well as receive a few bottles of their crafted beer). Additional prizes include brewing ingredients and other goodies from our various sponsors! In addition, handsome MoB medals will be given to all brewers who place in each flight. Stay tuned for further prize details! As with last year, we plan to have our competition included in the Brewer of the Year ( competition!

This event is 2 competitions in 1!

The first is a BJCP-sanctioned competition:

The second is a People's Choice competition:

You only need to register your information once and can return to this site to enter more brews or edit the brews you've entered. You can even pay your entry fees online if you wish.


Registration open: Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 00:00, EDT.

Registration close: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 22:00, EDT.

If you have already registered, please log in to add, view, edit, or delete your entries as well as indicate that you are willing to judge or steward.

Judging and Stewarding

If you have not registered and are willing to be a judge or steward, please register.

If you have registered, log in and then choose Edit My Info to indicate that you are willing to judge or steward.


All participants must register their entries via this website. Entries will be accepted at drop-off and shipping locations between Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 00:00, EDT and Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 22:00, EDT.

All entries must be received at our shipping location or at a drop-off location by Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 22:00, EDT and will not be accepted after that date/time. For details, see the Entry Information page.

Per Entrant Limits

Each entrant is limited to one (1) entry per sub-style (exceptions are detailed below).

Each entrant is limited to two (2) entries for for the following sub-category:

Enter Your Brews

To enter your brews, please proceed through the registration process.

Judging Location and Date

Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 09:00, EDT


Members of Barleyment is proud to have the following sponsors for the 2018 MoB and Beau's Oktoberfest Homebrewing Competition.

Beau's All Natural Brewing Company
Vankleek Hill, ON


Beer Dust

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American Homebrewers Association

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Blichmann Engineering

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Bottle Mark
Houston, TX

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Dartmouth, NS


BSG Canada
Delta BC, Fegus ON, Saint-Laurent QC

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Danstar/Lallemand Brewing

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Defalco's For Brewers & Winemakers
Ottawa, ON


Escarpment Laboratories
Guelph, ON

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Everwood Ave Brew Shop
Lower Sackville, NS

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Five Star Chemicals & Supply, Inc.

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Gracies Ottawa
Ottawa, ON

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Grain To Glass Brewing Supplies
Winnipeg, MB

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Imperial Yeast
Portland, OR

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Omega Yeast

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Stalwart Brewing Company
Carleton Place, ON

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The Brewery Market
Ottawa, ON

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White Labs

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Yakima Valley Hops
Yakima, WA

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