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June 2018

Homebrew Night

June 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Free

On Wednesday, June 6, we’ll enjoy our 28th homebrew night. Homebrew meetings consist of tasting beers, meads, and ciders brewed by Milwaukee Beer Society members. This always includes a wide variety of styles—sometimes traditional, sometimes a bit more on the experimental side. Homebrewers: We usually have 30+ people for these tastings, so please try to bring at least a 4-pk or the equivalent so everyone can get a taste. Non-homebrewers: Your feedback is invaluable. Please come out and have some beers with…

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Summer Bottle Share

June 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Free

Join us June 13th for our summer bottle and potluck share! A bottle share is a gathering of members where each person brings beer to open and share with other members. In addition to beer, please also feel free to bring some food to share, potluck style. Please bring at least a 22oz bottle or two 12oz bottles of something special or unique that you have been wanting to share or have been waiting to crack open. Don't have anything…

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Brewery Spotlight: Enlightened Brewing Company

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enlightened Brewing Company, 2018 S 1st St
Milwaukee, WI 5207 United States
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Join us June 20th as Milwaukee Beer Society visits Enlightened Brewing Company in Bay View where founder and co-owner Tommy Vandervort will guide us through their story and beers. Price: $10 (plus membership, a one-time $15 fee) Beers: The ImperativeEnlightened Brewing Company(Milwaukee, WI)Pale Ale - AmericanABV: 6.0% Kettle LogicEnlightened Brewing Company(Milwaukee, WI)Red Ale - American Amber / RedABV: 5.6% Cream City BrixEnlightened Brewing Company(Milwaukee, WI)Cream AleABV: 5.0% Prototypical PorterEnlightened Brewing Company(Milwaukee, WI)Porter - OtherABV: 5.4% The Human ConditionEnlightened Brewing Company(Milwaukee,…

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Evaluating Beers

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$15

On June 27th, Milwaukee Beer Society will be hosting a meeting focused on evaluating beers with special guest MC Sig Copple. Sig is a BJCP (Beer Judge Certification Program) Certified Beer Judge and Mead Judge who has judged dozens of competitions (hundreds of beers) including the National Homebrew Competition. After tasting each beer, Sig will guide us through a discussion about the appearance, aroma, flavor, mouthfeel, and overall impression of the beer. We’ll also discuss some BJCP guidelines and judging…

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July 2018

No Meeting – July 4th

July 4

Independence Day 2018 in United States of America - No Meeting To help celebrate, the Beer Institute revealed its annual top 10 facts about July 4th, America's founders, and beer. 1. In 1587, Virginia colonists used corn to brew the first recorded ale in the colony. Today, brewers use a number of grains to make beer, including barley, corn, millet, oats, rye, sorghum and wheat. 2. The first shipment of beer arrived in the Virginia colony from England in 1607.…

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Josh’s Beer Society

July 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$10

On Wednesday, July 11th, we’ll continue our series of tastings in which we honor some of Milwaukee Beer Society’s regular members by letting them host their own theme/meeting with beers of their choosing. Josh is in control of our fourth installment in this series, and we will be tasting some of his favorite beers. Price: $10 (plus membership, a one-time $15 fee) Beers: Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Co.(Grand Rapids, MI)Stout - OatmealABV: 8.3%, IBU: 60 Fresh Squeezed IPADeschutes Brewery(Bend, OR)IPA - AmericanABV:…

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Fruit Beers

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$10

Fruit beers are no longer limited to the once overly sweet and syrupy beers of the past. Fruit is now used to brew well balanced beer that enhances the other flavors and ingredients found in the beer. Join us July 18th to try a wide variety of styles that all incorporate some form of fruit. Check out MBS members Ed & Sig talk about fruit beers on the Morning Blend this past spring Price: $10 (plus membership, a one-time $15…

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Summer Beers

July 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$10

Kick back with a variety of beers engineered for summer drinking. These lighter beers pair perfectly with grilling burgers, mowing the lawn, or simply enjoying the summer night by a campfire. Join us Wednesday, July 25th for a night of easy-drinking summer beers. Price: $10 (plus membership, a one-time $15 fee) Beers: Sweet SunglassesHop Haus Brewing Company(Verona, WI)Blonde AleABV: 5.3%, IBU: 18 Shiner Sea Salt & Lime Summer LagerSpoetzl Brewery(Shiner, TX)American LagerABV: 4.0%, IBU: 9 Sun CrusherRevolution Brewing Company(Chicago, IL)American…

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August 2018

Homebrew Night

August 1 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Free

On Wednesday, August 1, we’ll enjoy our 29th homebrew night. Homebrew meetings consist of tasting beers, meads, and ciders brewed by Milwaukee Beer Society members. This always includes a wide variety of styles—sometimes traditional, sometimes a bit more on the experimental side. Homebrewers: We usually have 30+ people for these tastings, so please try to bring at least a 4-pk or the equivalent so everyone can get a taste. Non-homebrewers: Your feedback is invaluable. Please come out and have some beers with…

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Wisconsin vs The World

August 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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We may be a bit biased, but Wisconsin is home to some of the best beers and brewers in the world. Join us Wednesday, August 8th as we compare and contrast some notable Wisconsin brews alongside their worldly counterparts. This is a head-to-head challenge of several Wisconsin brewed beers vs. highly respected beers of the same style brewed somewhere else in world. A variety of styles will be on hand from sessionable to barrel-aged. On Wisconsin! Price: $10 (plus membership, a…

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Meads & Ciders

August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Mead & Cider was such a popular night last year that we're bringing it back for round 2! On Wednesday, August 15th we salute beer’s fermented cousins—mead and hard cider. What were once small niche drinks have gained a considerable amount of popularity and, much like beer, come in many different varieties. If you don’t think you like mead or cider, you probably just haven’t tried the right one. Price: $10 (plus membership, a one-time $15 fee) Ciders/Meads: Bone Dry Apple…

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Double IPAs

August 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$12

Bring on the hops! On August 22nd, Milwaukee Beer Society will be hosting a Double IPA tasting. Double IPAs are stronger versions of their standard IPA counterparts. The increase in ABV comes from an increase in malts, resulting in what is actually a more balanced, less bitter beer than many standard IPAs. We’ll have a wide variety ready for you to find out for yourself. Members: $12 Guests: $17 Beers: Myrcenary Double IPAOdell Brewing Co.(Fort Collins, CO)IPA - Imperial /…

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No Meeting (New MKE Brewing Co. soft opening)

August 29

There will be no meeting on August 29. Check out our friends across the street at the new Milwaukee Brewing Company location for their official soft opening!

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September 2018

Animal Ales

September 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$10

Given many of us at Milwaukee Beer Society love animals, let's all cheers to our furry friends by drinking beers which highlight or feature animals. On Wednesday, September 5, we will bring together a variety of beers from across the world with some form of common animal theme. Members: $10 Guests: $15 Beers: Hog HeavenAvery Brewing Co.(Boulder, CO)IPA - Imperial / DoubleABV: 9.2%, IBU: 104 Lucky CatPipeworks Brewing Company(Chicago, IL)Fruit BeerABV: 8.0% WISCoast AleThe Brewing Projekt(Eau Claire, WI)Pale Wheat Ale…

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New Releases – Cheers to New Beers

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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On Wednesday, September 12th, Milwaukee Beer Society will feature breweries that are new to market and/or beers that have been recently released (that DON'T end in "fest" or "mpkin"!). Five years ago this would have been nearly impossible, but with the continued explosion of craft breweries, a weekly influx of new beers has come to be the norm. Come find your new favorite beer! Members: $10 Guests: $15 Beers: Weird TigerThe Brewing Projekt(Eau Claire, WI)Farmhouse IPAABV: 6.1% Hopalicious Continuum: AmarilloAle…

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Brewery Spotlight: Black Husky Brewing

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Black Husky Brewing, 909 E Locust St
Milwaukee, WI 53212 United States
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$12

On Wednesday, September 19, Milwaukee Beer Society will be on location visiting Black Husky in Riverwest. Owners Tim and Toni Eichinger will give us a behind the scenes view of their operations while we sample their beers. Members: $12 Guests: $17 Beers: Birthday BeerBlack Husky Brewing(Milwaukee, WI)Barrel-Aged TripelABV: 8.4%, IBU: 19 Rhubarb GoseBlack Husky Brewing(Milwaukee, WI)Sour - GoseABV: 8.0%, IBU: 18 4 Barrel Series: DIPA 1Black Husky Brewing(Milwaukee, WI)IPA - Imperial / Double Sproose 2Black Husky Brewing(Milwaukee, WI)IPA - Imperial…

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Oktoberfest Beers

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$10

Oktoberfest is the world’s largest beer festival. It officially begins when the Mayor of Munich taps the first keg and lasts until the beer stops flowing. For Milwaukee Beer Society, it will be celebrated on September 26th when we sample a large number of Oktoberfest-style beers from both Germany and the US. Members: $10 Guests: $15 Beers: FestbierHofbrauhaus Freising(Freising, Germany)MärzenABV: 6.1% OktoberfestJacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company(Chippewa Falls, WI)MärzenABV: 5.1%, IBU: 20 OktoberfestBavarian Bierhaus(Glendale, WI)MärzenABV: 4.8%, IBU: 25 Oktoberfest Ur-Märzen / WinterSpaten-Franziskaner-Löwenbräu-Gruppe(München,…

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October 2018

Homebrew Night

October 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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On Wednesday, October 3rd, we’ll enjoy our 30th homebrew night. Homebrew meetings consist of tasting beers, meads, and ciders brewed by Milwaukee Beer Society members. This always includes a wide variety of styles—sometimes traditional, sometimes a bit more on the experimental side. Homebrewers: We usually have 30+ people for these tastings, so please try to bring at least a 4-pk or the equivalent so everyone can get a taste. Non-homebrewers: Your feedback is invaluable. Please come out and have some beers with…

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Belgian Beers

October 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$12

On October 10th, Milwaukee Beer Society will be sampling Belgian style beers. Belgium has a rich history of brewing dating back to the 12th century when Catholic abbeys would brew and sell beer to raise money. For this tasting, we’re going to sample a wide variety of Belgian-style beers from both Belgium and the US. Members: $12 Guests: $17 Beers: Blanche de ChamblyUnibroue(Chambly, Canada)WitbierABV: 5.0%, IBU: 10 La Trappe Witte TrappistBierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven(Berkel-Enschot, Noord-Brabant)WitbierABV: 5.5%, IBU: 14 Double Barrel DubbelBrewery…

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Pumpkin Beers

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Best Place at the Historical Pabst Brewery, 901 W Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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$10

Pumpkin beer season is one of the most anticipated times of the year for many beer lovers. Join us October 17th for our annual pumpkin beer tasting. Members: $10 Guests: $15 Beers: Punkin AleDogfish Head Craft Brewery(Milton, DE)Pumpkin / Yam BeerABV: 7.0%, IBU: 28 Whole Hog Pumpkin AleStevens Point Brewery(Stevens Point, WI)Pumpkin / Yam BeerABV: 7.0% Vanilla Pumpkin BeerO'Fallon Brewery(Maryland Heights, MO)Pumpkin / Yam BeerABV: 5.6%, IBU: 11 Voodoo Ranger Atomic PumpkinNew Belgium Brewing Company(Fort Collins, CO)Pumpkin / Yam BeerABV:…

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