9th annual SoHum Beer Fest & BBQ Smoke Off will happen Labor Day Sunday, 2017.
Calling All Brewers & Grillers! Time to Sign up for the SoHum Beer Fest & BBQ Smoke Off!
The Mateel Community Center’s 8th annual SoHum Beer Fest & Barbecue Smoke Off is coming up on Sunday, September 4th from 4 to 9pm. Held at the Mateel’s Hall & “Back 40” in Redway, this favorite SoHum summer event will feature micro and home brew tastings in a free commemorative tasting glass, as well as your choice of BBQ and side dishes.
The Beer Competition offers unlimited micro & home brewers and tasters- and grillmasters will be facing off for the taster’s choice award. It’s the public’s job is to enjoy them all and vote for your favorites! Winners of the competitions receive a plaque, barbecue equipment, Mateel swag and more.
Entertainment will include Cliff Dallas & The Death Valley Troubadours, The Funnicators, plus more to be announced. To sign up as a BBQ or Homebrew contestant- or for more information, call the Mateel office at 707-923-3368.
The winning home brewers and BBQ teams
1st place- Bison Tri Tip w/ 3 sauces- Christy Augustine
2nd place (tie)- Teriyaki Beef Tri Tip- Shamus Jennings & That Tree Guy
2nd place (tie)- Baby Back Pork Ribs- Jay Bones BBQ
3rd place- The Whole Pig- Dustin Silva
1st place- Happy Belly Summer Ale- Jimmy Ray Austin
2nd place- Fat Bastard IPA- Skip McFarland
3rd place- Mad Adam’s Red Ale- Adam Greenfield
Photos by Agnes Patak