Thank you for your interest in the All American Homebrew Competition organized by Cincinnati Malt Infusers, Duke Event Center.

You only need to register your information once and can return to this site to enter more brews or edit the brews you've entered. You can even pay your entry fees online if you wish.

Entry Registration is Open

138 entries have been added to the system as of 6:20 PM, Tuesday, January 17, 2017.

To add your entries into the system, please proceed through the registration process or log in if you already have an account.

Judge and Steward Registration is Open

If you have not registered and are willing to be a judge or steward, please register: judge | steward.

If you have registered, log in and then choose Edit Account from the My Account menu indicated by the icon on the top menu.


Competition is Saturday, February 18, 2017.

Registration will open January 6, 2017 and will close on February 10, 2017.   All beer brought or mailed to drop off locations must be received by February 11.   Entries can also be carried into the competition by judges and stewards but must be received by 8:30a on Feb 18.  

This competition is a BJCP-registered event, and will be judged in accordance with the BJCP rules and style guidelines. 

 We will be using the 2015 BJCP Style Guidelines.


Mead & Cider will not be eligible for Best of Show Award


See Entry Info Section for more Rules and Instructions



Competition Officials

You can send an email to any of the following individuals via Contact.

  • Rick Franckhauser — Head Judge
  • Tim McKee — Competition Director


Cincinnati Malt Infusers is proud to have the following sponsors for the All American Homebrew Competition.

Brew City Sausages
Cincinnati, OH
Brew City Sausages
Winning Bock Beer will be used in creating Sausages that will be served at this years Bockfest! Winner will need to provide around 64 oz of beer within a week after the competition.
Cincinnati Malt Infusers
Cincinnati Malt Infusers
Cincy Beerfest
Duke Energy Convention Center
Cincy Beerfest
10th Anniversary Cincy Winter Beerfest is generously providing the competition location and entry tickets to the beerfest after judging!
Woodburn Brewery And Taproom
2800 Woodburn Ave Cincinnati, OH 45206 United States
Woodburn Brewery And Taproom
BOS Winner will brew their beer on the professional system at Woodburn Brewery and Taproom with brewmaster and long time home brewer Chris Mitchell
Brew Monkeys Homebrew Supplies
4312 Harrison Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45211
Brew Monkeys Homebrew Supplies
7766 Beechmont Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45255
Paradise is the drop-off and mail-in location for competition entries