SCABs Saison Sweep-Stake

150 150 Everett Putney
  • Date/Time
    Date(s) - 29/04/2023
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Putney's Pit

The ‘Ánzac’ challenge will be held internally this year with the Saison competition moved to Putney’s Pit in Buderim.

Note – Our original plans to hold with Noosa fell through, we will look to host a club challenge again next year.

Competition Details:

  • Free to enter – must have a current SCABs membership
  • Competition style “Saison” (BJCP style 25b)
  • All brewers will submit at least 2 x 750ml PET bottles labelled with ABV, IBU and ingredients.
  • Club members present on the day will test and conduct a silent vote for the best beer in accordance with the chosen style.
  • Each member will receive up to a 100mm sample of each entry to test, judge and if confident, provide feedback.

What’s up for grabs?

  • 1st Prize: A duo of scabs etched club glasses & the trophy!
  • 2nd Prize: Multiple assorted hops of unknown sizes from Stu’s freezer
  • 3rd Prize: 2 sachets of M76 Bavarian Lager yeast and 1 sachet of S23 Saflager from Putney’s fridge

Competition Day

  • Buderim location – 29th April 2023
  • Beer drop at 11am for a 12pm judging
  • Drop off your beer, join in the judging (we’ll do this as a team). If you have not entered a beer… no worries, hang around and have a beer with us!
  • Putney will throw a brisket in the smoker for lunch around 1pm ish. If you have dietary requirements, bring your own food.

Presentation :

  • Scores will be compiled via a silent vote and the winner drawn on the day.


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