Abbaye Normale

Comp de L’abbaye Normale

Held annually, the Comp de L’abbaye Normale is a CASK only Belgian competition that is one of the most anticipated competitions on the brewing calendar. This year’s event will be held in a soon to be disclosed location. As this Belgian competition has evolved, we have received more and more support from the local craft breweries. This year is no different!

2018 Comp de L’abbaye Normale – (Klub Member Only) Belgian Competition has garnered support from most, if not all, of the major craft brewers in the Jacksonville area. The fortunate brewer who’s beer is selected as winner of the following categories, will have the honor of working with the associated head brewer and scaling up their recipe for mass consumption and ultimate glory. Please note the categories/breweries below:

Current Participating Breweries:

  • Bold City  –  Belgian Blond Ale
  • Main & Six  –  Trappist Single
  • Green Room  –  Belgian Dubbel
  • Southern Swells  –  Belgian Tripel
  • Engine 15  –  Belgian Dark Strong

Important Dates 

    • Entry Window opens: 9/10/2018


    • Closes and entries due at JBI: 11/6/2018


    • Pre-judging: TBD


  • Final judging: 11/17/2018 @ Aardowlf. Judging starts at 2pm.

Entry Guidelines

  1. Brewers are allowed a maximum of three (3) total entries. Entries are $3 per beer.
  2. Only two entries are allowed per sub-category.

Click Here to Enter!