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MCAB IX Call for Judges & Stewards

The Masters Championship of Amateur Brewering is in need of BJCP judges and stewards:

We’re still in need of judges for MCAB IX:

Judges and Stewards,

This is a call for judges and stewards.  Please follow the instructions
below indicating which sessions you want to judge and if you want to
attend the banquet.

Competition Date: February 23-24, 2007
Location:       The Happy Gnome
498 Selby Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55102

Event Schedule:

5:00 PM Gordon Strong – BJCP Grand Master III will be introducing
a new score sheet – All registered judges will recieve a
link to review this scoresheet prior to event.
5:30 PM Friday judge session begins
8:00 PM Hors Deurves / Snack food served at Happy Gnome after judging
(No food served beforehand – so plan appropriately)

10:00 AM Flavor Aktive Session lead by Kris England – CEP Class
12:00 PM Lunch served for judges
1:00 PM Saturday judge session begins
3:30 PM Best of Show Judging
3:30-7 PM Try some of the 24 taps the Happy Gnome has to offer
or take advantage of the generous 15% off discount that
Northern Brewer is offering.
Possible Talk/QA event.
7:00 PM Dinner and Awards Ceremony (Dinner will cost $25, please request
reservation by Friday 2/16 – if enough people do not sign up for the
dinner we will just announce the winners and retire to the bar for those
that wish to hang around and socialize)

Dinner Menu (family style):
– Chef’s Seasonal Vegetable
– Fresh Baked Bread
– Mixed Green Salad
– Baby Red Potato Hash with Onions and Bell Peppers
– Bone-in Chicken with Rosemary Chicken Jus

Throughout the event there will be a ‘Waters of the World’ station.
Brewing waters of different regions around the world will be presented
along with examples of the associated beer styles. Completion of self
administered exam will count towards CEP credit.

If you are interested in judging email the organizer and
BJCP Number:
BJCP Rank:
Preferred Categories:
What Sessions you want to judge Friday 5:00 PM and/or Saturday 1:00 PM:
Dinner Reservation for Saturday night: Yes or No
Dinner Price: $25
Menu TBA by the 14th.

Hotel information for out of town judges:

Best Western – Bandana Square
1010 Bandana Boulevard W
Saint Paul, Minnesota, 55108-5107, US
Phone: 651-647-1637
Fax: 651-647-0244

Curt Stock & Thomas Eibner