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November 5, 2022 is Learn to Homebrew Day!!

In 1999, Learn To Homebrew Day was established by the American Homebrewers Association to promote the most rewarding, and delicious activity of all time — homebrewing.  On the first Saturday in November, thousands of people celebrate Learn to Homebrew Day. Homebrewers worldwide brew beer and learn about the hobby of homebrewing.

Official Homebrew Day 2022 recipe:

Extract Homebrewing tutorials:


Pink Boots presents:

Yakima Bale Breaker Alumni Ale Release

Join the Wildcat Nation in celebrating the release of a beer that was brewed by CWU & Craft Brewing alumni now working at Bale Breaker Brewing!

The CWU Alumni Association is hosting a release party at Bale Breaker Brewing Company in Yakima on January 14, where all are welcome to gather for tasting of the new brew, door prizes, and custom CWU pint glasses, while supplies last.

Come support our alumni brewers and spend your Friday evening surrounded by fellow Wildcats. We look forward to seeing you there!

Date: January 14, 2022
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Bale Breaker Brewing Company, 1801 Birchfield Rd, Yakima, WA 98901


The Science of Brewing - Brew Demo (dates will be posted once set)

Join the Craft Brew team and Cole Provence as his CRBW class brews on the Science East Lawn


Greetings for the North American Brewers Association

The International Beer Awards™ is scheduled to take place August 24th through August 27th and the Mountain Brewers Beer Fest™ on August 28th.

This is, of course, is contingent on the rules for Covid control issued by our government.

Please consider entering Category 22 for Brewing School Brews!  This new category is open to student beers only from established brewing schools. 

We are working on establishing scholarships for awards.  This will be the first time this will be contested.

The details can be found at: International Beer Awards

Please consider supporting us this year by coming to Idaho Falls to judge with us. 

“Join Us for the World's Largest Homebrewing Event!  The first Saturday in May has become an official rite of spring, as homebrewers gather to celebrate

National Homebrew Day.“ click here for link




Winterhop Brewfest 





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