Amber Waves of Grain

Since 1997, Amber Waves of Grain has grown to be one of New York’s biggest homebrew competitions.  We would love for you to be part of it this year and there are many ways you can participate:

  • Enter your beers, meads and ciders.
  • Register as a judge or steward.
  • Join a committee (prize patrol, food & beverage, banquet, etc).
  • Become a competition, category or judge gift sponsor.
  • Donate brewer prizes.

Entry Deadline: March 31, 2018

Judging: April 13-14, 2018

Winners: List of 2018 winners can be found HERE

Register as a Judge or Steward

Our competition website can be found at  Please register as a judge or steward if you can help. Entries will be accepted starting March 1, 2018.

Our Sponsors

We couldn’t have carried this competition on for the past 20+ years without the generosity of our sponsors. Please support them with your business.

Brewer’s Night Out Banquet and Awards Ceremony – April 14, 2018

Click HERE for event and ticket information.

Past Winners