Meetings & Events

Just about every month there’s something happening in the club. Being a member gives you access to all the events. Check out what’s happening at Wort Hogs in the next few months, including chapter meetings, beer festivals and collaboration brew days. Find them here, save the date and get your brewing and drinking skills on.

  • 16 August – Pretoria meeting
    • 10:00 at the (new) Ale House

Our fourth meeting for the Pretoria Chapter will be held at Capital Craft Centurion, it’s at the Highveld Shopping Centre.

Address: 1 Logan Ave, Highveld, Centurion, 0157
Date: 16 August 2017
Time: 18:30 for 19:00
Phone: 0126651969
Website: www.capitalcraft.co.za

A meal of your choice and that will be any burger on the menu plus a pint of any of the local beers available.
The Topic of the day “Winter Beers’, we will be joined by two speakers on the night. The speakers are:

1) Grant Richardson – He will be talking about: enhancing chocolate and coffee profiles in dark beers.
He will be covering malts and natural/artificial methods. He is also bringing some of his famous coffee stout he had at the winter beer fest, this is something to look forward to.

2) Michol Thom – He will be doing an “off flavour” sensory test, he will be using capsules from Brewcraft SA for specific off flavour profiles. Michol will be joined by another speaker to do the introduction to the topic and then he will focus on the ‘practical’ side of his presentation.

Homebrew league tasting

  • 17 August – Copperlake meeting

The meeting will begin at 18:30 and end around 21:00.
The cost per person is R120,00.

Agenda:

1. BJCP – what is it about and what are the judges looking for? – Adam
2. Part 2 of off flavours with Brendan – sensory experimentation.
3. League tasting.

Please don’t forget to register here.

  • 9 September – Hartbeespoort meeting
    • 10:00 at Chameleon Brewery

The Harties meetings are now going to be in the mornings. Check the Facebook group for more info as it’s posted.

  • 14 October – Brew Day
    • 10:00 at Lazy Lizard

The Hartbeespoort chapter will be hosting a brew day from 10:00. Bring your kit and brew together! Check the Facebook group for more info as it’s posted.

  • 11 November – Hartbeespoort meeting
    • 10:00 at Chameleon Brewery

The Harties final meeting of the year. Check the Facebook group for more info as it’s posted.