Blichmann Engineering, LLC is a design and manufacturing firm wholesaling highly engineered products through home beer and wine retailers. We offer only the most intuitively designed, innovative products with the highest level of quality for brewers who expect the same in their beers and wines.
Over 1.2 million people brew their own beer at home in the United States. The American Homebrewers Association® (AHA) is a not-for-profit organization based in Boulder, Colo., dedicated to promoting the community of homebrewers and empowering homebrewers to make the best beer in the world. Since 1978, the AHA has worked to educate people worldwide about the coolest hobby there is—homebrewing.
The BJCP was founded in 1985 and has administered the Beer Judge Examination to 10,619 individuals worldwide. 6,534 are currently active judges in the program, with 840 holding the rank of National or higher. Since we started keeping detailed records, our members have judged over 1,318,687 beers and they have sanctioned over 8,003 competitions.