Brew Your Own

A GUIDE FOR THE SAVVY HOME BREWER

Techniques

It is easy to make your own beer, you just have to follow more or less traditional methods and start experimenting with them. After all, beer is only water, barley malt, yeast and hops. Learn the basics of beer brewing,  best beer ingredients, and techniques, so you can start making your own beer from home. 

Equipment

Beer can be made in your free time, but it is not suitable for people in a hurry or very impatient. It requires a small investment in equipment (not much) and a love for beer. Over time, you will learn what equipment you need and how to make the most out of it. Just follow certain rules and have fun!

Recipes

Read about the recipes I try, ingredients you need, and step-by-step method. The fun part about home brewing is when you start to invent recipes or try to copy other styles and commercial beers. Find out how I attempted to make a New England IPA, a Chocolate and Cinnamon Porter or an Imperial Stout.

Brewing Beer

Brewing Beer

Beer drinkers see a pint of beer as a magical golden brew. Many have said that it’s surely the Nectar of the Gods. In reality, most beers are based on a basic four-ingredient recipe, and undergo a simple brewing process before bringing joy to the parched bar patrons...

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Beer Brewing Traditional In Europe

Beer Brewing Traditional In Europe

Beer brewing in Europe continues to be a serious traditional business. For thousands of years, Europe has been a leader in brewing this popular beverage. Many countries have perfected distinctive beers; some are like mythological ambrosia. Maintaining the quality of...

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The First Brewing Beer Recipe

The First Brewing Beer Recipe

The first brewing beer recipe Making beer is something that anyone can do with a little time and effort. Once a person finds out that they can create great tasting beer, they will want to do it all the time. There will be no need for buying beer at the store anymore....

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All About Home Brewing

All About Home Brewing

Beer drinkers who find it inconvenient or expensive to make trips to the brewery, can now enjoy a cold one at home. Home brewing kits make it easy to have great tasting beer whenever you want it. The process is a little complex, but the money you’ll save and the...

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Beer Brewing – Big And Creative In America

Beer Brewing – Big And Creative In America

Breweries in America are growing at an exponential rate. Beer brewing is becoming big business with a resurgence of traditional types of ales and lagers combining with more exotic offerings. With a colourful history, beer carries on its controversial way to regain the...

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How to Brew Your Own Beer

How to Brew Your Own Beer

There’s no bottle of brew that tastes quite as good as the one you’ve made yourself. It’s also a fun hobby. So what are you waiting for? Here’s how to brew your own beer. There’s some equipment you are going to need. You should be able to pick it all up for under...

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Different Methods in Homebrewing

Different Methods in Homebrewing

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] Before you really get to know exactly what home brewing is about, it's very easy to think it is a process that has a clear formula to follow and that there is just one right way to do it....

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Chocolate and Cinnamon Porter Beer

Chocolate and Cinnamon Porter Beer

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] Before going to the recipe we will dedicate a few lines to the history and creation of this style of beer. Its beginnings date from the late eighteenth century in London. At that time...

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Waiting for Your Homemade Beer is Hard

Waiting for Your Homemade Beer is Hard

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] The rock music artist Tom Petty had a hit song that went, "The waiting is the hardest part". And when it comes to brewing your own beer, maybe the most difficult step of them all is the...

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The Fast Track Way to Making Beer at Home

The Fast Track Way to Making Beer at Home

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] There are a lot of people who have taken the plunge to buy all the equipment and get started making their own beer from scratch at home. But the odds are that just as many people are...

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New England India Pale Ale

New England India Pale Ale

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] In the world of craft beer, it seems that curiosity now revolves around what has come to be called New England IPA, or Vermont Pale Ale. Beers labeled under these names are little by little...

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Why Make Your Own Beer At Home

Why Make Your Own Beer At Home

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] Some people don’t understand why go through the trouble of brewing your own beer at home, when it is easier just to buy it in the store. They think that it is easier to go to the store and...

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