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Thanks to all who participated in the Southern California Regional Homebrew Championship.

There were 233 entries judged and 113 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Best of Show Winners

Best of Show – Beer

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stJeff KoehlerEisbock9B: EisbockYeastside Brewers [CA]
2ndJim JorgensenThe Wee Heavy17C: Wee HeavyInland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdJason DunnDrunken Uncle Jay10B: Dunkels WeissbierInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Best of Show – Cider

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stMandy PorterWicked WitchC1A: New World CiderInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Best of Show – Mead

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stRex IrmerOrange You Glad I Didnt Say BananaM1C: Sweet MeadInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Winning Entries

Table 1: 1 (9 entries)

1stBen WilsonCreamin' On the Surface1C: Cream AleLong Beach Homebrewers
2ndJason DunnWheat1D: American Wheat BeerInland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdJacob AragonJust Wheat-It!1D: American Wheat BeerCrown of the Valley Brewing Society

Table 2: 2 (4 entries)

1stJoe St. JohnInternationally Known2A: International Pale Lager

Table 3: 3 (2 entries)

1stMark TillmanRudy's Runnings 3D: Czech Dark LagerOC Mashups

Table 4: 4 (5 entries)

1stHerbert HaBrightness4A: Munich Helles
2ndJoe St. JohnFest Control4B: Festbier
3rdNoe TellezAustro Bavarian4A: Munich HellesYeastside Brewers [CA]

Table 5: 5 (10 entries)

1stJim JorgensenKolsch Cash5B: KolschInland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndFabio BenelliLa Bionda Benelli5D: German PilsYeastside Brewers [CA]
3rdBen SookyingI Leicht Bier5A: German LeichtbierCrown of the Valley Brewing Society

Table 6: 6 (4 entries)

1stAndrew Weaver Max the Smokie From Okie 6B: RauchbierLift A Leg Homemade Beer
2ndDrew KaiserBot-Toberfest6A: MarzenHigh Desert Home Brewers Anonymous
3rdJacob AragonBavarian Party Beer6A: MarzenCrown of the Valley Brewing Society

Table 7: 7 (7 entries)

1stHarold JohnsonGerman Lager7A: Vienna LagerHigh Desert Home Brewers Anonymous
2ndRon KroetzTan Lines7A: Vienna LagerThe BrĂ¼ Club
3rdJim JorgensenNixon's Nat7A: Vienna LagerInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 8: 8 (5 entries)

1stMike NeiceBlack Dog8A: Munich DunkelPhantom Homebrew
2ndJim JorgensenMd Hits the Spot8A: Munich DunkelInland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdJim JorgensenSchwarzbier Slider8B: SchwarzbierInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 9: 9 (5 entries)

1stJeff KoehlerEisbock9B: EisbockYeastside Brewers [CA]
2ndJason DunnPfp Strikes Again9C: Baltic PorterInland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdJeff KoehlerDoppelbock9A: Doppelbock Yeastside Brewers [CA]

Table 10: 10 (2 entries)

1stJason DunnDrunken Uncle Jay10B: Dunkels WeissbierInland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndEric DangFerda10B: Dunkels WeissbierPhantom Homebrew

Table 11: 11 (4 entries)

1stMark TillmanBestest Ale 11A: Ordinary BitterOC Mashups
2ndBen SookyingBig Ben Strong11C: Strong BitterCrown of the Valley Brewing Society
3rdTrevor VandermeerI'm Not Normally Bitter But....11B: Best Bitter

Table 12: 12 (2 entries)

1stMike Malsed
Co-Brewer: Cyndi Malsed
Virgil's IPA12C: English IPABeer Me Brew Club
2ndJeff KoehlerAussie Sparkling Ale12B: Australian Sparkling AleYeastside Brewers [CA]

Table 13: 13 (6 entries)

1stJim JorgensenMotor Mild13A: Dark MildInland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndCary Chitwood
Co-Brewer: Steve Chitwood & Luis Jauergui
Fish and Chps13A: Dark MildInland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdGreg HintonThe People Ignored English Dark Mild13A: Dark MildBrewCommune

Table 14: 14 (3 entries)

There are no winning entries at this table.

Table 15: 15 (2 entries)

2ndJason DunnPunky Leprechaun15A: Irish Red AleInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 16: 16 (3 entries)

1stJason DunnExtra Fred16D: Foreign Extra StoutInland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndCary Chitwood
Co-Brewer: Steve Chitwood & Luis Jauergui
Ummmmm Roasty?16A: Sweet StoutInland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdHarold JohnsonSweet Stout16A: Sweet StoutHigh Desert Home Brewers Anonymous

Table 17: 17 (11 entries)

1stJim JorgensenThe Wee Heavy17C: Wee HeavyInland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndSam StaleyB W A F17D: English BarleywineYeastside Brewers [CA]
3rdCary Chitwood
Co-Brewer: Lister Hargreaves
Lisssssterrrrrr17D: English BarleywineInland Empire Brewers [CA]
HMJason DunnShagging the Hagis17C: Wee HeavyInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 18: 18 (11 entries)

1stJoe St. JohnLunch Pale18B: American Pale Ale
2ndJim JorgensenSocal Blonde18A: Blonde AleInland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdMike NeiceMike's Pale Ale18B: American Pale AlePhantom Homebrew
HMRoland MontgomeryAfternoon Spot18A: Blonde AleThe Bru Club

Table 19: 19 (3 entries)

1stVincent BaoRed Hopped Ale19A: American Amber Ale
2ndBen SookyingMr Beer Kit #219C: American Brown AleCrown of the Valley Brewing Society

Table 20: 20 (5 entries)

1stMario Apodaca
Co-Brewer: April Apodaca
Cook And Chemist Rip20C: Imperial Stout
2ndVincent BaoGilliz Imperial Stout20C: Imperial Stout
3rdJason DunnStout20C: Imperial StoutInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 21: 21 (25 entries)

1stBen WilsonOff-White21A: American IPALong Beach Homebrewers
2ndDavid JonesHazy Sunday21B7: New England IPA
3rdTom Fontes
Co-Brewer: Derek Johnstone
Brutus21B: Specialty IPA Long Beach Homebrewers
HMBen WilsonAnit Haze Boi Haze Boi Club21B7: New England IPA Long Beach Homebrewers

Table 22: 22 (5 entries)

1stMike Neice22nd Sea22C: American BarleywinePhantom Homebrew
2ndJosh BrewerNew Home Who Dis?22A: Double IPA
3rdJoshua KunkleJoe's Revenge22A: Double IPACoachella Valley Homebrew Club

Table 23: 23 (3 entries)

1stJeff KoehlerBerliner Weisse23A: Berliner WeisseYeastside Brewers [CA]
2ndJames DodgenPucker My Berry23F: Fruit Lambic Mountain Brew Club

Table 24: 24 (4 entries)

1stMarcos SantannaWits End24A: Witbier
2ndJohn WarnerBel Pale24B: Belgian Pale AleSan Francisco Homebrewer's Guild
3rdJim JorgensenJim's Wit24A: WitbierInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 25: 25 (7 entries)

1stMarcos SantannaBelgian Blond25A: Belgian Blond Ale
2ndJeremy BrownSuper Saison25B: Saison Inland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdBrew Mutt
Co-Brewer: Andrew Ormonde
667 The Devils Neighbor 25C: Belgian Golden Strong AleBrew Knights [CA]

Table 26: 26 (5 entries)

1stJim JorgensenBds-Belgian Dark Strong26D: Belgian Dark Strong AleInland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndTom FontesBelgian Queen26D: Belgian Dark Strong AleLong Beach Homebrewers
3rdJason DunnWhat Beer Was That?26B: Belgian DubbelInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 27: 27 (5 entries)

1stEli PalmaBluegrass Trespass 27A6: Kentucky CommonQUAFF (Quality Ale and Fermentation Fraternity)
2ndSarah FloraKentucky Common27A6: Kentucky CommonSoCal Cerveceros (SCC)
3rdJames DodgenGose Down Niz27A1: GoseMountain Brew Club

Table 28: 28 (16 entries)

1stJeff KoehlerFunky Blonde28B: Mixed Fermentation Sour Beer Yeastside Brewers [CA]
2ndJerry MarshallWild Saison With Hibiscus & Blackberry 28C: Wild Specialty Beer High Desert Home Brewers Anonymous
3rdSam StaleyX-V Anniversary Saison28A: Brett Beer Yeastside Brewers [CA]
HMVincent BaoIt's A Flower28C: Wild Specialty Beer

Table 29: 29 (10 entries)

1stJustin Mazorlig
Co-Brewer: Dennis Benson
Cocomac29A: Fruit Beer
2ndAndrew Weaver Berry Ass Juice29A: Fruit Beer Lift A Leg Homemade Beer
3rdSarah FloraAnything Gose29B: Fruit and Spice Beer SoCal Cerveceros (SCC)
HMJason DunnOrange Wheat29A: Fruit Beer Inland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 30: 30 (14 entries)

1stCarl WaddellStrange Addiction - Coconut30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Americus Homebrewers Association (AHA!)
2ndJason DunnGerman Chocolate Cake30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer Inland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdDrew KaiserSamoas Scout Stout30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer High Desert Home Brewers Anonymous
HMVincent BaoIt's A Flower30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

Table 31: 31 (1 entry)

3rdJoshua KunkleSchnitzel Pils31A: Alternative Grain Beer Coachella Valley Homebrew Club

Table 32: 32 (1 entry)

1stEric Schoonover Schooner’s Smoked Porter32A: Classic Style Smoked Beer Coachella Valley Homebrew Club

Table 33: 33 (11 entries)

1stJason Dunn
Co-Brewer: Mandy Porter
Little Woody33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer Inland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndCarl WaddellStrange Addiction - Coffee33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer Americus Homebrewers Association (AHA!)
3rdJohn WarnerGin Blanc Wood Aged Saison33A: Wood-Aged Beer San Francisco Homebrewer's Guild
HMMario Apodaca
Co-Brewer: April Apodaca
Cook and Chemist Creepy Kitty33B: Specialty Wood-Aged Beer

Table 34: 34 (4 entries)

1stBrian MillerJasmine Sake Saison34C: Experimental Beer OC Mashups
2ndJohn WarnerLithuanian Dry Hopped Saison34C: Experimental Beer San Francisco Homebrewer's Guild
3rdEric DangPad Kee Meow34C: Experimental Beer Phantom Homebrew

Table 35: Cider (6 entries)

1stMandy PorterWicked WitchC1A: New World CiderInland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndMandy PorterDo You Taste Me Now?C2B: Cider with Other Fruit Inland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdCary ChitwoodApples EverywhereC1B: English CiderInland Empire Brewers [CA]
HMLynda ChitwoodApples Of DiscordC1B: English Cider

Table 36: M1 (3 entries)

1stRex IrmerOrange You Glad I Didnt Say BananaM1C: Sweet MeadInland Empire Brewers [CA]
2ndJim JorgensenJim's Mead MannerM1B: Semi-Sweet MeadInland Empire Brewers [CA]
3rdDamon Poliakon
Co-Brewer: Jennifer Poliakon
J.R. MeadM1B: Semi-Sweet MeadInland Empire Brewers [CA]

Table 37: M2 (7 entries)

1stMarcos SantannaGaia's NectarM2C: Berry Mead
2ndJeff KoehlerKey Lime Pie MeadM2E: Melomel Yeastside Brewers [CA]
3rdJeff KoehlerCyserM2A: CyserYeastside Brewers [CA]

Table 38: Mead 3/4 (3 entries)

1stBrew MuttBraggot Project 1.0M4A: BraggotBrew Knights [CA]