Brew Day November 13th and other Information

Hello Badger Brewers!

Feeling down during midterm season? Looking for a silver lining? Have no fear! Your friends at Badger Brewing Association have some fun and exciting news coming your way.  With group brews and brewery tours in the works there is an event for everyone.  Not to mention our general meetings where you can learn the ins and outs of brewing while giving a voice for yourself in the club.  

Our next general meeting:

When: Wednesday, November 9th, 7-8pm

Where: Red Gym

Guest Speaker: TBA

Interested in brewing beer with the Badger Brew Crew? Our first group brew of the year is coming up!

When: Sunday, November 13th, 9:00am (all grain brewers) 10:00am (extract brewers)

Where: Babcock Hall, room B141

Cost: $35 per group for all ingredients (grains, malt extract, hops and yeast) and fermenter. Payments can be made via Venmo to @RyanKladar or with cash/check at the general meeting. All groups must be paid in full by the end of the end of the meeting to participate!


Would you like an exclusive Badger Brewing Association t-shirt?

Show you’re interested here:

More information about our upcoming general meeting to follow. Hope to see you all there!

Cheers to the nearly end of the year!

Badger Brew Crew

BBA Logo 2016

Meeting tonight! What’s happening, brewers? We’ll tell you!

Lots is happening over at the BBA labs and we are excited to get you involved! In this post are the details for tonight’s meeting, a doodle poll for the upcoming group brew, and t-shirt google form! Also some other odds and ends.

Tonight we are pleased to host Page Buchanan, from House of Brews in Madison! He runs a contract brewery, meaning other people brew on his system. He’ll talk about what it’s like running a contract brewery and should be a very interesting meeting for homebrewers and aspiring pro’s alike. Come hang out!

Who: Page Buchanan, owner of House of Brews contract brewery
Where: Red Gym, On Wisconsin Rooms B and C (check TITU as well)
716 Langdon Street
Madison, WI 53706 (It’s the castle).

When: 7:00PM to 8:00PM
(We probably won’t go all the way til 8)

Next, we have a doodle poll for possible group brew dates (Options areOctober 22nd or 23rd, or November 12th or 13th). Fill out when you can make it!
Group Brew Doodle Poll

If you know you want to brew in the group brew no matter what, signup on this google doc!
Group Brew Signup Sheet
And save this link for when you do know! We’ll send out another link when we do as well.

Finally, if you would like to see the t-shirt design and make sure we get enough for you, fill out this google form. T-shirts will be only $10!
Badger Brewing T Shirt Form

Hope to see you at the meeting tonight!

Keep boiling,
Badger Brew Crew

Meeting Tonight at 7PM! Learn about Contract Brewing

Intro Meeting Tonight 7-8 in the Red Gym!

Hello Fellow BBA’ers,

Tonight we have another introduction meeting in case you couldn’t make the meeting last night!  Come by to learn what the Badger Brewing Association does for events and support of its members.  We will be doing general overviews and a little bit of trivia, so come on down!

The meeting will be from 7-8 PM in the On Wisconsin rooms A and B.  Please make it if you would like to learn more about the BBA and are interested in doing more with our organization!


BBA Board

Meeting Tonight at 8:30

Hello Fellow Badger Brewers and interested parties,

The first BBA kickoff meeting is occurring tonight at 8:30 PM in the Red Gym’s, On Wisconsin Rooms B&C.  If you are new to the BBA please come by, this first meeting will be a good starting point for your interests in brewing and student orgs!  For all returning members you should still come and learn some new interesting facts and participate.   Come for the info, stay for the trivia, and hope to win a BBA coozie!

Looking forward to see you all there.


Badger Brewing Board

Badger Brewing 2016 Kickoff Meetings!

Hello Fellow Badger Brewers and people interested in joining the club!

We shall be having our kickoff meetings coming up soon after the Student Org Fair where you should come and visit our booth!  The Fall 2016 Student Organization Fair will take place on Wednesday, September 14th and Thursday, September 15th, 2016 from 5-8 p.m. in the Kohl Center.

After those dates we will be having the first kickoff meeting on Monday September 19th at 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.  This will be held in the Red Gym, next to the Memorial Union!  Come to our meeting or stop by our booth to learn about all that the Badger Brewing Association does from visiting local breweries, to brewing your own beer, and even making some friends along the way!  We look forward to seeing you soon.


The Badger Brewing Association

General Meeting 4/12/16 MEAD!

Hey BBA’ers,

Just a reminder that on April 12, at 6:00 Colleen Bos from Bos Meadery will be coming to speak to the club about mead, as well as how they got started in the mead business. The meeting will be in room 4308 of Social Sciences.

Later in the month we hope to have a tour set up for Lake Louie on a weekend day. There might also be one last group brew on May 16th after finals that would be bring your own recipe.. Also we might have a pizza party the day after. So if you are still in town for a few days after the semester ends come and hang out!