At The
February Meeting Notes
by Dan Hodge

Members present: Livingston Hinckley, John Reed,
Glenn DeLuca, Dan Hodge, Tim Terhune, Dan
Soboti, DJ Soboti, Vince Capano

Meeting was a face-off of beers representing the two
states in this year’s Super Bowl. Four beers from
each state. Beers were:
1  .  Boulevard 7 Tanks Saison (Mo)      23 points
2. Mother Earth Boo Boo IPA (Ca)      51 points
3. Sufferfest Repeat Me Kolsch (Ca)  23 points4.  
4.  Michelob Lager (Mo)                       37 points
5 Modern Times Space Ways DIPA (Ca) 48 points
6.   Schlafly Coconut Cream Ale (Mo)   33 points
7.  Boulevard Restless Nights Coffee Porter (mo)
55 points
8.  Mother Earth IPA (Ca)       50 points

California won 173 to 148

Beers tried after the meeting were:

Oskar Blues One-Y IPA  can  provided by DJ
North Coast Brother Thelonius Belgian Ale bottle
provided by Tim Terhune
Other Half Small Galaxy Everything IPA  can  
provided by Vince Capano
Budweiser Copper Lager  bottle   
provided by Vince Capano
Dan Hodge’s Belgian Tripel  
bottle home-brew
Dan Hodge’s Belgian Tripel w/cherry flavoring bottle
Other Half 6th Anniversary Ale  can
provided by Livingston Hinckley
Cooperstown Bambino Amber Ale  
can provided by Dan Hodge
Nightmare Double IPA  can
provided by Vince Capano
Six Point Trail Haze IPA  can  provided by DJ
Smartmouth Cowcatcher Coconut Chocolate
Macadamia Milk Stout
Stone Never-ending Haze IPA can provided by DJ


Special thanks to Dan Hodge for selecting all the
beers in the Super Bowl Challenge.


Revisit Robert Burns Night
If you miss the Gaslight's annual salute to Robbie
Burns the national poet of Scotland not to worry.  It
was filmed by noted cinematographer and club
member Livingston Hinckley.  Get ready for
bagpipes, haggis, and readings by Burns scholar
John Reid.  Watch it here .  
Draughtboard 15 Club News

It's time to pay your yearly dues!

Membership and TAP fees will remain as they were
in 2018. (
Note - The dues were different in 2019 because
we switched to a “calendar year” basis,
January to
.  Dues are $65 for a full year membership.
Non- members will pay $10 for each individual
meeting they attend. All meetings are
for members

TAP-NY Trip is on April 26 - it's our biggest beer
festival trip of the year! For non-members the fee is
$120.  The trip package includes coffee/bagels
before leaving, luxury bus, beer on the bus, and
admission to the largest festival on the East Coast.

DISCOUNT for the Tap-NY trip f
or members only
will be
$50 making the combination of one full
year of club membership
and TAP only $135.

Membership also brings a major discount on the
famed Victorian Christmas Dinner.Your
membership benefits actually exceed the amount of
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Dues / payment for TAP will be collected
at the next meeting.
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Upcoming Meetings  Events-

March Meeting - 3/8/20  At the Gaslight 4 PM
March Beer Bracket Madness

It's our most popular meeting of the year -
March IPA Madness as we sample 32 IPAs in a bracket
format.  It's the largest amount of beer we sample all
year and, as usual, all remaining beer will be given away
at the end of the meeting.

The final four from last year will return but all other beers
will be new to the contest. Many will also be be making
their first appearance in the state.  If you love IPAs this
meeting is one you cannot miss.Join the fun as you pick
which beer moves on until we crown the one ultimate
 How good is this meeting?  Check ou a lits of
IPAs we've had in the past

IMPORTANT - Due to the large number of beers
involved in the March meeting we need to know how
many people will be attending.  Please use the link below
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