Siciliano's Market News,17th Annual Siciliano’s Homebrew Competition Edition (Feb 7)

Updated: Mar 16, 2020


Due to concerns about spreading the Covid-19 virus and in response to the CDC’s recent recommendation that gatherings of 50 or more people be cancelled or postponed, we have made the decision to cancel the 17thAnnual Siciliano’s Homebrew Competition.


We will be refunding the entry fees that were paid via PayPal. If you paid with cash or check, you may pick up the refund at your convenience. If you have dropped off your entries you may now pick them up if you wish.


Steve Siciliano





By Steve Siciliano


From its humble beginnings seventeen years ago, the Siciliano’s Homebrew Competition has developed into one of Michigan’s most respected competitive homebrewing events.


We are pleased to announce that once again, this year’s Best of Show (BOS) brewer will have the opportunity to brew his or her winning recipe at a local brewery. The BOS winner will also receive a $500.00 gift card to Siciliano’s Market and, per tradition, will have his or her name engraved on the prestigious Siciliano’s Cup. See below for contest rules and regulations for the 17th Annual Siciliano’s Homebrew Competition. Good luck, everyone!

  • Every homebrewer is allowed one (1) beer entry. All entries must be brewed by the registrant on a homebrewing system. Please do not submit entries under the names of significant others, insignificant others, siblings, offspring, distant relatives, estranged roommates, pets, fictional characters, imaginary friends or anyone else.

  • Beers are submitted according to the 2015 BJCP Style Guidelines. Ciders and meads are exclu