2021 Honey Beer Competition

Packaging, Labeling & Shipping

2021 Honey Beer Competition

Package your beers to ensure they won’t break during transit. The National Honey Board is not responsible for broken shipments, however we will contact the brewery if broken bottles are received. If breweries wish, they can include cold packs in their shipments.

Each shipment should include a note or packing slip with the following information:
  1. Name of the brewing company
  2. Name of the beer(s)
  3. Category in which the beer(s) will be judged

Updated January 20, 2021

Shipping will be open between August 2-13, 2021.

All entrants must submit at least three 12oz bottles by Friday, August 13, 2021 to:

National Honey Board
9925 Cessna Court
Mascoutah, IL 62258

Each entrant is responsible for shipping costs.

Please note that your shipment must arrive by August 13, 2021 for the competition organizers to ensure they are judged. Late entries are subject to not being judged.

  1. Place all bottles standing upright in the shipping container. All bottles should be wrapped and secured.
  2. Include sufficient packaging materials (bubble wrap, etc.).
  3. Beers sent in coolers or other special containers will not be returned.
  4. Any unused beers will not be sent back to the applicant after the competition.