BAM is a non-profit homebrewing club with a membership based in the Northern California East Bay (Oakland, Berkeley area) that was formed in June 1990. Our goal is to promote and foster the art and science of brewing quality beer in the home and to have fun doing it.

Featured News & Updates

2018 SOQ 3 – Farmhouse Ales: Grisette, Saison, Bière de Garde

These farmhouse ales include Grisette, Saison, and Bière de Garde.

See the presentation by Nick Facciola, as presented during the club meeting: Farmhouse Ales

Due at OakBarrel by Thursday, October 4th.

Thanks to everyone for a great World Cup of Beer 2018

Congratulations to all of our winners! Thanks to all of our sponsors!

Check out all the winners from this years competition including Best of Show. Entrants, download your scoresheets by logging in and going to My Info and Entries and clicking the download action icon next to each of your entries.