We are looking for home brewers and vintners to showcase their best beers and wines!
Amateur beer and wine makers are encouraged to submit as many entries as they like for both competitions. All persons who submit entries for People's Choice are expected to serve their own beers and wines; and must purchase an entry ticket. For each beer or wine entered in the People's Choice, participants will receive $5 off of their entry ticket. All persons who submit entries for the Judging Competition only must drop off their entries, and there is a $10 entry fee. Both competitions will be held at the event, and the winners will be announced at 4 pm. Amateurs are encouraged to participate in both competitions.
Requirements for Entry to the Judging Competition*:
A minimum of three 12 ounce bottles (or the equivalent) of beer must be submitted for each entry. A minimum of one 750 mL bottle (or the equivalent) of wine must be submitted for each entry. All Judging Competition entries must be brought to the Bottlecaps & Corks event location (Christiana Creek Country Club) on the day of the event (March 22, 2015) between 10am-12pm.
Requirements for Entry to the People's Choice Awards*:
A minimum of one case of beer (or the equivalent) must be submitted for the People's Choice awards. A minimum of six bottles (750 mL each) of wine must be submitted for the People's Choice awards. All persons who submit entries for People's Choice are expected to serve their own brews or wines in accordance with the People's Choice competition guidelines. All People's Choice entries must be brought to the Bottlecaps & Corks event location (Christiana Creek Country Club) on the day of the event (March 22, 2015) before the event begins. Guidelines will be provided upon entry and will be posted on Big Brothers Big Sisters's website: www.bbbselkhart.org.
*If you have any questions about submissions or guidelines, please call the Big Brothers Big Sisters office at 574-875-1039 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To enter your beers and wines, please visit www.brownpapertickets.com.
Please keep in mind that all beers and wines entered in the People's Choice Competition will also automatically be entered in the Judging Competition. If you would like to enter one beer or wine in the People's Choice, please select "One Entry People's Choice"; for two or more beers or wines, please select the appropriate amount of entries. You will only need to purchase one ticket, unless you also wish to purchase one entry for Judging only. If you would like to enter a larger quantity of beer (such as a keg), please email sherms@bbbselkhart .org or call the office at the number listed above.