Video Tip: When to Use Bottling Yeast for Homebrew Competitions

Presentation is important when it comes to your bottled homebrew being considered in competition. Award-winning homebrewer Paul Odell discusses bottling yeasts and how they can help you achieve an appropriate award-winning pour.

Paul Odell Jan 3, 2019

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When it comes to entering your homebrew into competition, presentation is important. For styles where clarity is king, Paul Odell suggests using bottling yeasts to help give your beer effervescence while avoiding particles and haze. Learn more in this video tip.

About this course:
How to Win a Beer Competition Paul Odell covers the inner-workings of beer competitions and offers tips to help you stand out and win with your next entry. The course includes 8 award-winning recipes and more than 70 minutes of video.

BJCP Certified Judge and award-winning homebrewer Paul Odell takes you through the ins-and-outs of beer competitions. In this video course, Paul covers:

  • How your beer is tasted, judged, and scored
  • The judging criteria and scoresheet
  • Brewing for competitions
  • Packaging for competitions
  • Gaming to win
  • Practical tips to give you an edge
  • and much more

This course includes 8 award-winning recipes (4 homebrew competition winners, 4 professional competition winners).