Beer Scoresheet. AHA/BJCP Sanctioned Competition Program. Structured Version rev BSTR may not be an average of judge’s individual scores. Judge information. Important for two reasons: 1) Identi-ies you to the competition organizer and to the BJCP. 2) Indicates your level of quali-ication to the entrant. By Nick Holt. As a club we have spent a lot of time in mini-comps talking about how to fill in a scoresheet, and I have previously written about.

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It’s worth noting that all of these scoresheets were done under real time constraints in a high pressure situation, and without the benefit of any discussion to achieve consensus. Posted by Patrick Mullin January 11, These are the easiest marks to get, you just need to focus on being detail oriented and not miss anything. Also, great write up on the BJCP tasting exam scoring process; it can be a bit intimidating for new test takers.

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Since the BJCP transitioned to a tasting-only exam for new examinees, some people have requested a revised set of examples.

Perceptive Accuracy — Did bjco describe the same tastes, aromas, etc. Learn the vocabulary and use it. This is a timed exam and you only have 15 minutes per beer to write the best scoresheets of your life. Here is a document describing more detail about these: If you use strange and non-standard language during the exam you will probably lose marks.

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I went into the exam thinking that descriptor boxes only needed to bjfp ticked when the level is low or above.

BJCP Exam Scoresheet Examples

These added elements may not be commented on by a judge, but their lack of comments gives you information that these may be missing. As you can see in the picture below from my exam, you are graded on five things. To find out more, including how to control cookies, scpre here: Blue Ribbon Brews Scoresheet Template — A scoresheet template that shows what and how to write exam style scoresheets — The same blog also has a big list of tips.

You might find you will smell or taste your beer differently than before.

It was really just too complicated and unnecessary. Next Story Brew Day at Macalister: As a beginner judge sometimes you learn to associate the wrong flavours with these off-flavour words, off-flavours sessions can help with that. Did you make efficient use of space?

Horrible Scoresheet Examples

Now I need to learn guidelines better. Completeness — Attention to detail.

Described perceived flavours correctly. This comes with time as you judge more competitions in different areas. Since writing the exam I definitely feel that I have improved in my perceptive accuracy as a judge, some things just take practice!

BJCP scoring sheet

Everyone has a different process, but dheet need to keep in mind that every applicable component needs to have both quality and quantity qualifiers added to both to the primary and secondary characteristics. The scoring guide is very helpful since it helps guide you to the correct scoring range based on your perceptions of the beer.


Beers that really hit the style with no noticeable faults can go above 37, though usually even world class examples score under 45 when served blind. Just my two cents. They’ve had a draft of their guidelines up for some time on the website, which has a number of new styles, eliminated styles, and other changes.

Participate in an off-flavour session. This beer went fairly well, but again I suffered on my feedback marks. As a club we have spent a lot of time in mini-comps talking about how to fill in a scoresheet, and I have previously written about the importance of understanding dheet to do this as part of my preparation to become a BJCP judge.

Myces December 10, Again, using a Dark Mild sckre an example, a judge may note the beer has a sweet toffee flavour. This on its own is a good indicator of the style but a well made one could also have nuttiness or some dark fruit flavours.