NY State Craft Beer Competition

To make a great craft beer you bring all of your artistry, dedication, science and passion to the table. We bring the most respected judges from the industry to the other side of that table.

OUR GOAL IS TO INCREASE AWARENESS IN YOUR BREWERY AND HELP YOU SELL MORE GREAT BEER!

 

Our Judges

WE HAVE THE BEST JUDGES. Our judges include the most influential people in the NY beer industry, including Brewmasters, Cicerones, BJCP judges, educators, retailers, and industry writers and consultants.

BJCP

Kira Barnes

Kira Barnes is a National BJCP judge who has judged over 50 beer competitions in New York, Ohio, Massachusetts, Indiana, and Ontario. She has been a member of the Upstate New York Homebrewers Association (UNYHA) since 2005, which is when she began brewing.