Get Your Beer Knowledge Published

As many of you are probably aware, John Palmer came out with his latest edition of “How to Brew” ( To prepare for the latest version, he did some extensive research and experimentation to revamp his processes. In keeping with the spirit of research and experimentation, we want to open up the virtual floor to […]

From the President: The Future of the Club

After seven years on a month-to-month lease, the Rose Market era is officially coming to a close.  ASH has been served notice to vacate Wilshire Plaza by May 31st. We had a sweetheart deal during the recession, but someone else who can pay full price is interested in the suite. Of course, this will be […]

2nd Annual HBOY Dinner | Apr. 9 at Hungry Monk

Our 2nd Annual Homebrewer of the Year (HBOY) Dinner will be held at The Hungry Monk on April 9 at 6 p.m. The dinner will feature beers brewed by ASH’s 2016 HBOY, Darrin Umbaugh at Odell and The Perch.  These special release beers will be featured in a five-course paired beer dinner prepared by Beer Chef Gidi Goldberg. […]

Why do ASH comps have an Entry Cap?

Why do ASH competitions have an entry cap? The answer is pretty simple. We simply do not have the manpower necessary to run a larger competition. Although ASH has over 300 members and Arizona has over 67 judges, only 36 people volunteered during the Fall Classic competition.  If our competitions continue to be under staffed, […]

Homebrew Con 2017 – Minnesota or Bust!

The Land of 10,000 Lakes will become the Land of 10,000 Brews June 15-17 during Homebrew Con 2017 in downtown Minneapolis. With many of our members having roots or family in the Great White North (myself included), a strong ASH contingent is expected. If you plan to attend, please contact me so I can include […]

ASH Springfest 2017

ASH Springfest  – All You Need to Know! Spring is officially about to start (although many of us might argue that summer has arrived in the Valley) and to celebrate, join us at the 2017 ASH Springfest on Saturday, April 8 at Tempe’s Kiwanis Park. Attendance Guidelines  Springfest is a family friendly event for all paid ASH […]