Sunshine Challenge Competition

Congratulations CASK on winning the Sunshine Challenge Competition yesterday with 51 points! Brewers Anonymous finished in second place with 46 points, and Hogtown Brewers took third place with 18 points. We had 13 members win medals with Jesse Johnson taking home 1st in Heavy Medal Brewer (8 pts) and Ed Stansel tied in 2nd Heavy Medal Brewer (6 pts). Awesome job everyone!!!
Congratulations CASK Medalist!!!
1.) Jesse Johnson: Bronze (International Amber Lager), Bronze (Festbier), Gold (Weizenbock), Gold (Belgian Tripel), 1st Place Heavy Medal Brewer (8pts)
2.) Leandro Britto: Gold (Czech Amber Lager), Silver (Alternative Grain Beer)
3.) Todd Lawrence: Gold (Munich Helles)
4.) Alex McTammany: Silver (Festbier), Gold (Scottish Export)
5.) Bob Hull: Silver (German Leichbier), Gold (Rauchbier)
6.) Chris Bak: Silver (Altbier)
7.) Rick Terrio w/ Fay Terrio: Bronze (Eisbock), Bronze (New World Cider)
8.) Randall Merideth: Bronze (Weizenbock), Silver (Fruit Beer)
9.) Ed Stansel: Gold (Irish Stout), Gold (Experimental Mead), Tied 2nd Heavy Medal Brewer (6 pts)
10.) Fay Terrio w/ Erik Terrio: Silver (Rye Specialty IPA), w/ Rick Terrio: Bronze (Witbier)
11.) Ian Dibble: Silver (Belgian Dark Strong)
12.) Jeff Curtis: Gold (Historical Beer)
13.) Lukasz Kluz: Bronze (Sweet Mead), Gold (Berry Mead), Bronze (BOS Berry Mead)
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September CASK Meeting

It was was fantastic evening for a brew meeting! Thank you Legacy Ale Works for hosting our September CASK Meeting. The Officers had a wonderful time helping brew Kokua’s “Maui Strong” Session IPA available Friday, October 6th and proceeds will go towards helping the Maui Fire Victims.
Tonight’s Interklub Competition was Octoberfest Beers! Congratulations to each of our medalists!!!
Gold: Rick Terrio (Festbier)
Silver: Ryan Anderson (Marzen)
Bronze: Jesse Johnson (Festbier)
Honorable Mention: Todd Lawrence (Festbier)
Reminders & Upcoming Events:
1.) Sunshine Challenge award ceremony is next Saturday, September 16th. Check out social media for the video link; we’ll share as soon as we know it! 
2.) Comp de L’abbaye Normale is coming up soon! There are still entries open, so get your best Belgians ready and take a look at our website for rules and to see which breweries are sponsoring which categories this year.
3.) Best Florida Beer entries open up September 18th for the final Florida Circuit competition of the year. Currently they have a cap of 4 entries per person and each entry is $11. Let’s make sure to get in as many as we can for one final end of the year push. Brewer’s Anonymous has all but locked up the Cup this year, but we can’t let them coast to the win! Homebrewer of the year is still up for grabs!
4.) Come to this week’s meeting to find out the details on December’s Interklub Competition and meeting. The officers have something special cooked up (no pun intended.. or maybe it is intended.. come out to find out!) and we’ll share the details via email and social meeting after the meeting!

5.) Don’t forget that even though the Florida circuit comes to a close soon, CASK still has Interklub Competitions planned out a few months. January will be our annual banquet, but February and March Interklubs are already defined and ready for you to start planning them out to get your 2024 Interklub points going strong!
*February (2024) – Meads (BJCP Cat. M1, M2, M3)
*March (2024) – Wild and Sour (BJCP Cat. 23B thru G, 27-Lichtenhainer, 28, & X4A)
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Commander Saaz Competition Results

CASK did great at the Commander Saaz Competition, tying Brewers Anonymous for first place with 37 points. The club had 10 members take home medals and our very own President, Bob Hull, won BOS Gold with his Smoked Helles!
Congratulations to each of CASK’s Medalists!!!
1.) Rick Terrio w/ Fay Terrio: Gold (Czech Amber Lager), Gold (Eisbock)
2.) Jeff Curtis: Silver (Czech Dark Lager), Silver (American Stout)
3.) Jesse Johnson: Silver (Festbier), Bronze (Vienna Lager), Bronze (Weizenbock)
4.) Bob Hull: Gold (German Leightbier), Gold (Specialty Smoked Bier), Gold (BOS Specialty Smoked Beer) Tied 1st Heavy Medal Winner
5.) Randall Merideth: Bronze (Munich Dunkel)
6.) Alex McTammany: Silver (Scottish Export)
7.) Leandro Britto: Silver (Alternative Grain Beer)
8.) Fay Terrio w/ Rick Terrio: Bronze (Classic Style Smoked Beer), Bronze (Cider With Other Fruit)
9.) Lukasz Kluz: Gold (Sweet Mead), Gold (Berry Mead), Silver (BOS Sweet Mead)
10.) Chris Dibble: Bronze (Spice/Herb/Vegetable Mead)
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Reminders & Upcoming Events

  • *** Legacy Ale Works has cancelled their Wort Share *** due to a low turnout in signups.  They will look to bring this up again later in the Fall so maybe the cooler weather will bring more people out
  • We will host a pop-up Happy Hour at Southern Swells on Wednesday, August 23rd at 5:30pm.  See Facebook for the event details and we hope to see everyone there!
  • Legacy will be hosting our September CASK meeting on Sept 9th
    • ​Interklub Competition will be Oktoberfest! Märzens and Festbiers!
  • Entry registration is open for Comp de L’abbaye Normale! Get your best Belgians bottled and take a look at our website for rules and to see which breweries are sponsoring which categories this year.
  • Reggie is open for judge sign-up, a few of you have, but we are going to need a few more.  Please take a look at the schedules both on the webpage and in Reggie and consider signing up to help. 
  • The 2023 Palatka Craft Beer Festival is coming up on November 18th at Riverfront Memorial Park in Palatka.  Sherri, Marshall and Bob are pouring beers and are looking for a few more volunteers (and maybe a beer or two to pour) for that event.  We’ve heard great feedback about the festival and even if you don’t want to pour, you should check out the festival!
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August Club Meeting

Thank you Myrtle Avenue Brewery for hosting CASK’s August club meeting! It was warm one for those who attended, but a fun crowd that got to also enjoy a Jaguar’s pre-season victory.

The “Let’s Rye It” Interklub Competition saw some very high scores from our judges this evening! A big congratulations goes out to our medalists!!!

Jesse Johnson: Gold (Roggenbier)
Todd Lawrence: Silver (Rye Pale Ale)
Fay Terrio: Bronze (Rye IPA)
Jeff Curtis: Honorable Mention (Roggenbier)

Reminders & Upcoming Events:

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First Coast Cup Competition A Huge Success!

What a fantastic First Coast Cup Competition weekend!!! The amount of involvement from local and out of town participants reached impressive levels the likes we haven’t seen in years. CASK squeaked out a First Place finish with a total of 56 points. Brewer’s Anonymous took 2nd Place with 52 points, and Hogtown won 3rd Place with 25 points.  Thank you to every volunteer and company that helped make this year’s event so successful!
Congratulation to each of our FCC CASK Medalists!!!
1.) Alex McTammany: Gold (Cream Ale), Gold (Alternative Grain Beer), Silver BOS (Cream Ale), Tied 2nd Place Heavy Medal Winner (8pts)
2.) Randall Merideth: Silver (Cream Ale), Gold (Weizenbock), Bronze BOS (Weizenbock)
3.) Jesse Johnson: Gold (International Amber Lager), Gold (German Helles Exportbier), Gold (Dunkles Bock), Silver (Schwarzbier) 1st Place Heavy Medal WInner (11pts)
4.) Jeff Curtis: Silver (Czech Dark Lager)
5.) Mike Lentz: Gold (Helles Bock), Silver (American Stout)
6.) Ryan Anderson w/ Therese Anderson: Silver (Munich Helles), Bronze (Rauchbier), Silver (Vienna Lager)
7.) Chris Bak: Bronze (Altbier)
8.) Shaun Newman: Bronze (English Porter)
9.) Todd Lawrence: Silver (Gose)
10.) Bob Hull: Silver (Belgian Single)
11.) Ian Dibble: Silver (Specialty Smoked Beer: Gotlandstricka)
12.) Lukasz Kluz: Silver (Sweet Mead), Gold (Berry Mead), Gold (Experimental Mead), Tied 2nd Place Heavy Medal Winner (8pts)
13.) Ken Jordan: Bronze (Berry Mead)
14.) Chris Dibble: Bronze (Spice, Herb, Vegetable Mead)
15.) Rick Terrio w/ Fay Terrio: Bronze (Ice Cider)
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First Coast Cup Schedule of Events

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Upcoming Competition Dates!

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Hot-N-Humid Competition Results

CASK performed great at the Hot-n-Humid Competition this weekend coming in 2nd Place right behind Brewers Anonymous. We had 13 members taking home 23 medals this year. Way to go CASK!
Congratulations to our Medalists!!!
1.) Alex McTammany: Bronze (Cream Ale), Bronze (Oatmeal Stout)
2.) Ryan Anderson w/ Therese Anderson: Gold (Rauchbier)
3.) Bob Hull: Bronze (Rauchbier), Bronze (American Amber Ale
4.) Chris Bak: Silver (Dark Mild), Bronze (Altbier)
5.) Todd Lawrence: Silver (Schwarzbier)
6.) Rick Terrio w/ Fay Terrio: Gold (Classic Style Smoked Beer- Rye Porter), Bronze (Dunkles Weissbier), Bronze (Scottish Export), Tied 2nd Heavy Medal (7 points)
7.) Ed Stansel: Gold (Sweet Stout)
8.) Randall Merideth: Gold (American IPA)
9.) Mike Carver: Bronze (Wheatwine)
10.) Ken Melissa Jordan w/ Asher & Skye: Gold (Berliner Weisse), Bronze (Berry Mead), Silver (BOS Berliner Weisse)
11.) Ian Dibble: Silver (Saison), Bronze (Dry Traditional Mead)
12.) Jeff Curtis: Bronze (Classic Style Smoked Beer)
13.) Lukasz Kluz: Gold (Berry Mead), Silver (Sweet Mead), Silver (Experimental Mead – Sweet Muscadine), Tied 2nd Heavy Medal (7 points)
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June CASK Meeting

Thank you Flying Fish Taphouse for hosting CASK’s June club meeting. The delicious food, the tasty beer, and the welcoming atmosphere was enjoyed by everyone that attended. Tonight’s Interklub Competition was Amber and Dark Lagers and there were many great beers judged!

Congratulations to our Interklub Medalists!!!

  • Gold: Todd Lawrence (Schwarzbier)
  • Silver: Jeff Curtis (Czech Dark Lager)
  • Bronze: Jason Click (International Amber Lager)
  • Honorable Mention: Rick Terrio w/ Fay Terrio (Czech Amber Lager)
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