According to sources, the guild can trace it's roots back to a time when AEthelmearc was still a principality. However, the original charter has been lost to the sands of time. A new charter was signed by Marcus & Margerite in AS 51 reflecting the current state and responsibilities of the Guild as they have developed over time. The charter can be seen here.

A rubric has been developed to help in judging brewing competitions throughout AEthelmearc - particularly the A&S competition traditionally held at the Festival of the Passing of the Ice Dragon. Take a look!. This is one possible set of judging criteria for folks running competitions at other events. Guild representatives are currently looking at a rewrite of the rubric in order to bring it in line with current practices within the Guild and within the A&S community as a whole. Feel free to contact any of the Regional Representatives or the Guild Leader himself for more information or to make your opinions known.


  • Guild Head: THL Madoc Arundel - madoc DOT arundel AT live DOT com
  • Guild Representative, Region 2 (Western PA): Lady Cairdha Eilis Ó Coileain - the_mood_dragon AT yahoo DOT com
  • Guild Representative, Region 3 (Central PA): Master Gille MacDhnouill - whutchis AT gmail DOT com
  • Guild Representative, Region 4 (Western NY): Lord Eldjarn the Thoughtful - eldjarn DOT thoughtful AT gmail DOT com
  • Guild Representative, Region 5 (Central NY): THL Elska á Fjárfelli - susanverberg AT gmail DOT com

Anyone who is interested in brewing is welcome to join regardless of your level of experience - so whether you are just learning to brew, have been homebrewing for years, or are a professional brewer, you are welcome as a member of the guild. Members should also be citizens of AEthelmearc, or at least really like our Kingdom. There are currently no membership dues or official inductions - anyone may consider themselves a member provided they have met the aforementioned requirements.

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Find us on Facebook: If you're interested in general conversation about anything brewing related, just want to talk about what you've got brewing, or want up to the minute updates on group activities, join the group here!

We also maintain a Yahoo group for articles and file sharing between members of the guild. Anyone interested is welcome to join us here!.

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This page last updated 12 July 2017 by Madoc Arundel