Thank you for your interest in the The Conical Cup organized by Luzerne County Brewers, graciously hosted by Conyngham 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.

If you are willing to judge or steward, please return to register on or after Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 12:00 AM, EDT.

Rules

5th Annual Conical Cup Homebrewed Beer Competition!

 

The 2015 BJCP Style Guidelines will be used to judge entries in this event. It is the brewer's responsibility to determine the correct category / subcategory in which to enter their beer(s), and to provide additional information where required.

The competition is open to all 2015 BJCP beer, mead and cider styles with exception of:

  • 34A Clone Beer.
    • Please Note: You can enter clone beers in their corresponding BJCP style to be appropriately judged in that style.

Please see the following links for information on BJCP styles.

This competition is:

  • Open to amateur homebrewer age 21 or older.
  • All entries must be registered online durring the entry window.
  • Payments are exepted online via PayPal or cash/check payments are excepted at Simply Homebrew.
    • Checks should be made out to Luzerne County Brewers.
  • All entrees must be received at Simply Homebrew by 10/07/2018.
    • All mailed entries must be received by 10/07/2018 - please allow for shipping time.
  • All entries must be handcrafted products, containing ingredients available to the general public, and made using private equipment by hobbyist brewers (i.e., no use of commercial facilities or Brew on Premises operations, supplies, etc.).

The competition organizers are not responsible for lost in transit, never shipped, mis-categorized, unlabled, late or damaged entries.

Qualified judging of all entries is the primary goal of our event. Two judges will evaluate and score each entry and the average of these scores will rank each entry in its category.

The Best of Show judging will be determined by a Best of Show panel based on a second judging of the top winners.

Nether unjudged enteries (second bottles) nor empty bottles will not be returned.

Competition Official

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

  • Justin Baggs — Competition Coordinator

Sponsors

Luzerne County Brewers is proud to have the following sponsors for the The Conical Cup.

Luzerne County Brewers
PA
Luzerne County Brewers
The Luzerne County Brewers mission is to further the education of it's members in all aspects of brewing, actively promote responsible consumption of alcohol and the tasting & reviewing beers.
Simply Homebrew
2 Honey Hole Rd Drums, PA 18222
Simply Homebrew
Simply Homebrew offers a complete line of... home-brew, wine making, and mead making needs with new items arriving weekly. Come in and look around or call us and we can ship your order to you. We have a large stock of everything you need to make your own beer, wine, mead or cheese ... including books, kits, ingredients and equipment, all at very reasonable prices.
Conyngham Brewing Company
309 S Main St, Conyngham, PA 18222
Conyngham Brewing Company
All of Conyngham Brewing Company's beers are brewed with all natural ingredients, never extracts or artificial flavors. To further this ideal they maintain a local farm where we produce many of the specialty ingredients found in their beers.
Electric Frog Designs
323 North Hunter Highway (Rt. 309) Drums PA 18222 US
Electric Frog Designs
Electric Frog Designs is a graphic design shop which can help you brand your business. Already have a logo? We can create custom signs, banners, promotional items and all manner of clothing to help you get your name out there. Have a vehicle? We can create a dynamic moving billboard to announce your business while you're on the go. Screen printed and embroidered items will make your business soar - contact us today regarding your project needs!
Evan’s Roadhouse
330 North Hunter Hwy, Drums PA 18222
Evan’s Roadhouse
Family atmosphere with sports Bar. Non smoking - Designated area on outside covered back patio. Reservation suggested but not required. Amble parking on site and Wheelchair access available.
3rd Base Lunch
704 Garibaldi Ct, Hazleton, Pennsylvania
3rd Base Lunch
We are best known for our Third Base Hoagies. We also have Steak Hoagies, Chicken Chip Steaks, Burgers, Club Sandwiches, Salads, and Breakfast. We also serve Milkshakes and C.M.P's. We do have delivery when available, please call and check. Minimum order for delivery is $10.00. We also offer Gift Certificates!
Tap At Humboldt Beer Depot
573 Can Do Expressway, Hazle Township, PA 18202
Tap At Humboldt Beer Depot
Tap at Humboldt Beer Depot is the Hazleton area's only craft beer-centric establishment. Developed with the discerning palate in mind, our goal is to cater to existing beer fanatics and introduce new people to the complexities and variety of artisanal beer. We view craft beer as a lifestyle, similar to wine and cigar enthusiasts. Each beer provided by a brewer is an expression - it says something about the person who created it and the person consuming it. We want you to see, feel and taste the brewer's vision. Our 25 taps, (20 rotating including a nitro faucet + 5 dedicated) provide beer from breweries all over the United States and the world. We regularly host tap takeovers to provide a deeper introduction of craft beer from a particular brewery. We offer great wines and an extensive selection of bourbon. We serve up delicious soups and hand crafted sandwiches as well as feature giant Bavarian pretzels.
Basic Brewing
 
Basic Brewing
Basic Brewing is the home of Basic Brewing Radio™ and Basic Brewing Video™, the podcasts that help both beginning and advanced brewers improve their homebrew.
Black Owl Brewing
 
Black Owl Brewing
Black Owl Brewing started as a one-man homebrew operation and is currently transforming into a brewpub slated to open in 2017.
T. Verrastro
126 N Broad St, West Hazleton, PA 18202, United States
T. Verrastro