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Support AB 2609 on behalf of San Francisco’s homebrewers

We need to take action to ensure passage of AB2609, a bill that affects the legality of sharing homebrew and holding homebrew festivals. This bill will correct the poor wording/unintentional consequence of AB1425 passed last year that made it illegal … Continue reading

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Congrats to the winners of the SFHG’s Griz Tribute Comp!

The SFHG’s 3rd annual SF Beer Week Homebrew Share at Pi Bar was tons of fun! Thanks to everyone for coming and congrats to the winners of the Griz Tribute Comp and of the People’s Choice vote. Great crowd, great … Continue reading

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SF Beer Week Homebrew Share at Pi Bar on Sunday + help crowd fund projects by fellow Guildees!

Damn, it feels good to be a beer lover during SF Beer Week. I can’t get enough of this beer madness that takes over our fair city every February. The SFHG has our own little addition to the mayhem with … Continue reading

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The SFHG’s 2013 highlights + what’s coming up in Jan and Feb!

The San Francisco Homebrewers Guild had an amazing 2013. Thanks to everyone who helped make it happen! It seems crazy, but this February during SF Beer Week we’ll be just two years old. Here’s to a fabulous 2014! Check out some of … Continue reading

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October’s SFHG Monthly Meeting was the biggest yet!

We had another great monthly meeting this October with over 60 members in attendance! It was awesome to see such a big crowd and plenty of new faces. Big thanks to Steve Smith from GigaYeast and sour brewer extraordinaire/BeerByBART creator … Continue reading

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The SFHG policy on group bulk buys

Here at SFHG HQ, we occasionally receive emails asking whether we will set up a bulk group buy of grain or hops for our members. The short answer is: “No, we don’t do that.” Here’s why: Group buys essentially just … Continue reading

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You will be missed, Griz

The San Francisco homebrewing community lost a legend on September 23rd. On Monday night our friend Greg Miller, better known to all as Griz, owner of SF Brewcraft, passed away in his sleep. Griz was a true character, a gregarious … Continue reading

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Three SF Homebrewers Guild members brewing with pros for the Pro-Am GABF competition in 2013!

This is just amazing and reflects wonderfully on the talent and dedication of the SFHG’s brewers – fully three SFHG members are brewing with pro breweries this year to make beers that will be entered in the Great American Beer … Continue reading

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Update: SFHG monthly meeting at Anchor on Tuesday + NCHF info + other news

There’s lots of great SFHG stuff coming up, here are the deets: 1) SFHG Monthly Meeting at Anchor Brewing on Tuesday, June 18th from 5:30-7:30 This month we have a very special guest coming to speak to us! “Bison Dan” Del Grande, … Continue reading

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The SFHG and our friends have tons of great events coming your way, here’s a brief roundup!

Summer in San Francisco has definitely arrived! Time for warm weather, hang out sessions at Dolores Park, picnics, wheat beers, and beer festivals! The SFHG and our friends around the Bay are planning all sorts of good times for you … Continue reading

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