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The Sixth Annual Alaska Meadery Equinox Competition
Saturday,September 21, 2013

Open to meads and ciders, so get those entries ready!

Entries will be accepted at Celestial Meads/Alaska Meadery on Friday, September 20 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Please bring two 10 to 14 oz bottles or one 750 ml bottle and an AHA/BJCP recipe entry form for each entry. You can find the form on the AHA or BJCP webpage. Entries shipped from out of town must arrive at

Celestial Meads
600 W. 58th Ave., Suite B
Anchorage 99518

by Wednesday, Sept. 18th. You can enter more than one mead or cider per subcategory. The Equinox Competition is an official Brewer of the Year Event. The Best of Show entry may be made by Celestial Meads ­ The Alaska Meadery or the Alaska Cider Company as deemed appropriate by Meadmaster Mike Kiker.

We need judges and stewards. If you are interested in learning the differences in judging mead and cider, or you are simply a mead or cider lover, this is the event for you. We can eam inexperienced judges up with more experienced judges. If you are interested in judging, please send me an email.

Judging will be held at Celestial Meads, 600 W. 58th Ave., Suite B, in Anchorage from 10:30 am to 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 29. Please contact Breck at 884-1819 or keegan@gci.net for more information