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: February 8, 2020

Judging: February 21-22, 2020

Register as a Judge or Steward

Our competition website can be found at  Please register as a judge or steward if you can help.

Brewer’s Night Out Banquet and Awards Ceremony – February 22, 2020

For banquet menu and times or to purchase tickets, visit

Past Winners