SABC Club Brewer of the Year competition

The 2019 Brewer of the Year is John van der Zalm.

Open to all SABC members, brewers who are awarded places at the nominated competitions in all categories will receive points.  The top point scorer after the last competition will be awarded the SABC Brewer Of The Year trophy. SABC competitions now attract more points (see below).

Point scoring competitions
SABC Summer Competition – Triple Points!
SABC BeerBQ informal competition – Double Points!
SABC Winter Competition – Triple Points!
Gawler Show

1st = 3 points.
2nd = 2 points.
3rd = 1 point.

Winners – SABC 2019 Summer Competition

Table 1: Stout (18 entries)

Place Brewer Entry Name Style Club
1st and best of show Dean Smith Ice Cream Sandwich Milkshake Stout
2nd John Van Der Zalm Milkshake Stout Milkshake Stout SABC
3rd Luke Beard Reese’s Pieces Sweet Stout SABC

Table 2: Saison (20 entries)

Place Brewer Entry Name Style Club
1st John Van Der Zalm Lilly Pilly Saison Saison SABC
2nd Samantha Wallwork Lime Saison Saison SABC
3rd Greg Wieder Belgian Saison Saison SABC

Table 3: NEIPA (16 entries)

Place Brewer Entry Name Style Club
1st Rafael Aragon Neipa NEIPA
2nd Brenton Schoemaker 2 Girls From Ipaneipa NEIPA
3rd Ali Holden Idaho 7 Neipa NEIPA

South Australian Brewing Club (“SABC”) Competition Rules

  1. Disputes concerning any competition run by the SABC will be determined by the SABC in its sole and absolute discretion.
  2. Any dispute should be addressed to the Competitions Director and SABC committee.
  3. In order to be eligible for any prizes, an entrant must be a current financial member at the time the results are published.
  4. Prior to the judging of entries, the Competitions Director may declare prizes available to any and all entrants.
  5. Prizes offered as are and cannot be exchanged for cash or same financial value.
  6. The Competitions Director may vary the rules applicable to any competition by declaring the variations prior to the commencement of judging.
  7. Prior to the judging of a competition, the Competitions Director may declare all entrants eligible to be awarded prizes.
  8. Entrants must declare any conflict of interest before taking part in the administration or judging of a competition.
  9. All participants in a SABC Competition shall act in good faith at all times.