Thank you for your interest in the Sodz British Beerfest Competition (BBF) organized by Scioto, Olentangy, And Darby Zymurgists (SODZ), Seventh Son Brewing Company.

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

66 entries have been added to the system as of 9:35 AM, Wednesday, February 21, 2018.

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 volunteer, please register.

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

Rules

The competition is open to all non-commercial, home-produced beers, meads and ciders. Please enter as many categories and as often as you wish. Competition organizers, sponsors, judges, and stewards may enter the competition but will not be permitted to judge or steward any category that they have entries in.

The SODZ British Beerfest will accept entries from the following 2015 BJCP styles (Please note: some categories may be combined with related categories for the purpose of awarding prizes):

BJCP 2015 CATEGORY STYLE DESCRIPTION 

11 British Bitter (all subcategories)

12A British Golden Ale

12C English IPA

13 Brown British Beer (all subcategories)

14 Scottish Ale (all subcategories)

15 Irish Beer (all subcategories)

16 Dark British Beer (all subcategories)

17 Strong British Ale (all subcategories)

20C Imperial Stout

*Custom* UK Specialty/Historical Beers (London Brown Ale) (essentially 2008 guidelines 16e but for British beers)

All Mead

C1A New World Cider

C1B English Cider

C1E Traditional Perry

C2B Cider with Other Fruit

C2C Applewine

C2D Ice Cider

C2E Cider with Herbs/Spices

C2F Specialty Cider/Perry

 

* LUCCI CUP * - Gautam Bagchi throws down the new style challenge!

21A American IPA

Competition Official

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

  • Richard Sheppard — Competition Coordinator

Sponsors

Scioto, Olentangy, And Darby Zymurgists (SODZ) is proud to have the following sponsors for the Sodz British Beerfest Competition (BBF).

Munton's Malt
 
Munton's Malt
Muntons are a leading global player in the supply of malts, malt extracts, flours and flakes and many other malted ingredients relevant to the food and drinks industry exporting around half of its production. In addition Muntons also manufacture an extensive range of beer, wine and cider making kits, which are also sold globally.
Seventh Son Brewing
 
Seventh Son Brewing
SEVENTH SON BREWING HAS BEEN PRODUCING EXCEPTIONAL BEERS AT THE INTERSECTION OF 4TH & 4TH IN COLUMBUS' HISTORIC ITALIAN VILLAGE SINCE APRIL OF 2013.