News & Updates

Great Northern Brew-Ha-Ha

The Northern Ale Stars Homebrewers Guild is proud to announce the 2007 Great Northern Brew-Ha-Ha is open for business and accepting entries!

– It’s The Return of Homebrew Competition to Northern Minnesota and Northern Wisconsin!
– A Qualifying Event for the Midwest Home Brewer of the Year Circuit!
– Gain Valuable BJCP Judging Points (especially all you new Judges)!
– Best of Show Winner will Brew Their Winning Entry at Thirsty Pagan Brewing!!!! (Formerly Twin Ports Brewing)

You can register your entries online and find all the information you need about entering at

There are THREE easy ways to transport your entries:

1) Ship your entries to Lake Superior Brewing, 2711 W. Superior St., Duluth, MN 55806.
2) Drop off your entries at Lake Superior Brewing (same address).
3) Bring your entries to the Upper Mississippi Mash-Out January 26th – 27th and members of the Northern Ale Stars will transport them back to Duluth for FREE!

We are also in need of judges and stewards. You can register at

February 10th Brew-Ha-Ha Banquet will be prior to the Gala Awards Ceremony at Thirsty Pagan Brewing (formerly Twin Ports Brewing). More info to follow.

If you have any questions, you can e-mail them to