Dog Days of Summer are almost here and that means it is Mead Time. We have a guest speaker on the delectable topic of Mead, join us for this month’s CARBOY meeting, Wednesday July 28th starting at 6:30 PM at Cloud’s Brewing Taproom.
For those that can’t make the meeting … Dial in … Audio only, no video … At 7PM …
Topic: CARBOY July 2021 Meeting
Time: Jul 28, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting ID: 849 6270 9835
1233 Front St
Raleigh, NC 27609
Those attending the meeting should review the current CDC and NC protocols regarding COVID-19 to evaluate their risks in this hands on event. Tables will be identified for individuals that require social distancing and the use of masks by individuals that require them are supported and encouraged … NC COVID-19 Protocols
6:30 PM – Shamrock Tasting … James will have several Shamrock Cast-Offs for your palette edification. Compare what you perceive with that of some well versed Judges.
7:00 PM – Business Meeting – Officer Elections … CARBOY does not run itself on AI, the current year Slate will be filled during this 15 minute session … It takes member participation to meet the Goals of the CARBOY Bylaw’s (below) … If you haven’t served in an elected or assigned leadership position in the past five years, it’s time to step forward … If you can’t be at Wednesday’s meeting, reply to this mail and let me know your preference for making the wheels turn … A Zoom login will be posted on the CARBOY Forum.com prior to the meeting.
Section 2- Goals – To engage in enjoyable social activities focused on homebrewing as a common foundation. To learn more about beer, beer tasting, beer judging and brewing techniques, based on sharing knowledge and experience. To promote the hobby and enjoyment of homebrewing. To promote the responsible use of alcoholic beverages.
7:15 PM – MEAD – Todd has arranged for our Guest Speaker, Vicki Rowe, to enlighten and excite us on all things Mead. Vicki hosts a bountiful resource on Gotmead.com that covers the Mead spectrum. She is one of the more knowledgeable mead people and best of all, she’s local. Vicki will be sharing some “special” meads to tickle your pallet. Come and talk mead in preparation for National Mead Day (August 7th) and CARBOY’s annual Mead Celebration (August 14th).
7:45 PM – Homebrewer’s Input … Have a special summer ale that you’re boastful of? Want feedback? Need to clear the Beer Fridge? Bring samples to share.
8:30 PM – Conclude
CARBOY Mead Day Celebration – August 14th … Member Only Event … To late to order shares of Honey … If you are going to attend, you need to provide Todd detail prior to August 7th … See Forum for details.
Iron Brewer … In the works, detail to follow
NC Brewers Cup … Kevin / James may require some assistance to support
CARBOY Christmas Party – December 18th … Member Only