Wine or Wort participates in National Homebrew Day

GYPSUM — A celebration of National Homebrew Day, known as AHA Big Brew, is now in its 16th year. Wine or Wort Home Brew Supply will host a local gathering Saturday.

Organized by the American Homebrewers Association, AHA Big Brew celebrates National Homebrew Day, honored on the first Saturday of May each year. AHA Big Brew brings together thousands of homebrewers from around the world, all brewing the same beers simultaneously. More than 5,000 homebrewers from North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, South America and Australia are expected to participate this year.

Wine or Wort Home Brew Supply, at 150 Cooley Mesa Road in Gypsum, invites anyone interested in homebrewing to stop by from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday to join the fun.

Call 970.524.BEER (2337) or email for more information

Homebrewers are encouraged to register their AHA Big Brew sites online at On Saturday, friends and family gather to brew one or all of the three AHA Big Brew recipes.

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“AHA Big Brew isn’t just about beer — it’s about companionship, friendship and the shared love of flavorful beer. This is a special day for those homebrewers who have been crafting their brews for those whose company they enjoy and cherish,” said Gary Glass, AHA Director.

For more information on AHA Big Brew, please visit the Events section of or

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