About Us

An idea, a passion and a way of life. That’s how The Barley And Hops Society came to be.

Founded by Joshua Ortman, Rob Duncan and Robert Blann, The Barley And Hops Society held its inaugural meeting on January 18, 2008.

Enjoying great company, tasting beers from throughout the world and upholding beers good name are but a sample of what The Society is all about.

Membership offered by invitation only.

For those that have accepted membership…

Welcome to the world of beer.
Welcome to The Society.

All meetings are held on the second Friday of every month from 8:00PM – 10:00PM (Please arrive 15 to 30 minutes early) unless otherwise indicated.


Joshua Ortman

Rob Duncan

Robert Blann