Since 1996, the BABBLE Homebrewers Club of Lake County has brought homebrewing enthusiasts across the region together to share their knowledge and passion for brewing. BABBLE members come from a wide range of skill levels, including extract, all-grain, HERMS, RIMS, and professional brewers. In addition to beer, members also produce meads, ciders, and the occasional bottle of wine as part of their brewing activities.
Our homebrew competition, Babble Brew-Off 2015: The American Cup, will be held on August 15th, 2015. Click the link above to go to the competition website to register your winning beers. You can also sign up to steward or judge! Registration is open until August 8th!
Our July meeting was held at Tighthead Brewing in Mundelein. The next round of the Iron Brewer took place.
BABBLE meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of the month (2nd Thursday of the month in Nov. and Dec.) at 7:30PM.
The August meeting will be at ZümBier's tasting room at 3232 W Monroe St, Waukegan, IL 60085. Owner Larry Bloom will be giving a talk on recipe development.
Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August 28th at 7:30pm.
Meetings are often held at Whirleyball, 285 Center Drive in Vernon Hills, but follow this page as we do move the meeting place around from time to time.
Feel free to stop by, introduce yourself, and check out what the club has to offer.
Have a question? Please contact us through the form below.
You can also join BABBLE instantly by sending $24 to the club's PayPal account:
Be sure to select "Send money to friends and family" to avoid extra fees.