Well, If you're reading this, you probably already know that Taplands has teamed up with Sierra Nevada Brewing Company to host a Hombrew Competition. For those who don't:

May 19, 2018 @ 2:00pm  - Taplands is joining Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. in celebrating the legacy of the legendary Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, first brewed by pioneering homebrewer Ken Grossman. We Challenge YOU- the hearty homebrewer, to create our NEXT favorite Pale Ale.

All participants are asked to follow the BJCP guidelines for Pale Ale on page 33 of the guidelines found at https://www.bjcp.org/docs/2015_Guidelines_Beer.pdf

First Place Winner will have the opportunity to brew their recipe with us to be poured at Taplands AND a VIP tour of the Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Brewery in Chico! Runner Up will receive the VIP tour too!

Beers should be delivered in Three (3) 22oz. bottles on May 19, 2017 between 11am- Noon and labeled as follows:

  • Entrants Name & phone number
  • Racking date
  • Adjunct or specialty ingredients used


Full Name *
Full Name
So we know who to expect