What is Homebrew?

You may hear the term homebrew applied to beer that is made at home. Home brewing is becoming increasingly popular with beer aficionados everywhere because it allows for the opportunity to home brew your own specialized type of beer, just how you like it. While brewing beer at home may sound difficult at first, there are all kinds of brewing kits that make it a breeze. They start at under $50 and go up in price from there. If you are brand new to making home brew then a beginner kit is ideal for you as they are affordable and easy to use.

There are many places where you can purchase home brewing kits. They are available in a variety of brick and mortar stores as well as online. Some brands include Homebrew Heaven, Maestro and Mr. Beer. Let's take a look at a couple of the Mr. Beer kits, sold in stores like Target and Sears to name just two. The least expensive kit is the Deluxe at $39.95. For this low price you get a 2 gallon fermenter, an instructional book on home brewing and a 2 gallon refill. This makes a perfect gift for the beer lover in your life.

Another kit by this manufacturer for the more experienced home brewer is the Brewmaster's Kit, priced at around $99. If you order this kit online they offer free shipping, but as mentioned earlier you may be able to find a kit in one of your favorite stores. The Brewmaster's Kit comes with everything the Deluxe kit includes, as well as 2 premium refills, bottling system, a thermometer and sugar measuring device, and just for fun a cap, T-shirt and two beer glasses. This is everything you need for home brewed beer and then some. This company even sells a Root Beer Kit for those who don't drink alcohol.

Eventually you may want to try homebrew techniques without a kit. There are separate components you can buy when you get more experienced. Also there are literally hundreds of beer recipes you can experiment with. Along with the recipes found in brewing kits there are recipe books you can purchase and even recipes online. So if you are looking for a fun new hobby and you love beer, consider brewing it at home for fun and to achieve a distinctive personalized flavor.





 

 

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Listermann Brewing Company: Homebrewing legend finds success with pair of . - WCPO

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Listermann Brewing Company: Homebrewing legend finds success with pair of .
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CINCINNATI -- Whether you're making beer in your home, or looking for a pint, chances are you will find yourself drawn to the Listermann Brewing Company. What started as a homebrew supply store nestled across the street from Xavier University has grown .

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Fall Previewing!: New Orleans' Anticipated Breweries, Beers, & More
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Weekend Sip: The beer you can listen to
Together with Telegraph Brewing Company, the band Buellton created a beer for its album EURœSilent Partner.EUR..


Beer Here!: Denver Pearl Brewing is changing its.
Denver Pearl Brewing is changing its name to avoid confusion and possible legal action, Cafe Society reports. On account of two other breweries, one in state and one out-of-state, owner Colby Rankin decided to drop both Denver and Pearl out...


Opening Report: Tumbledown Brewing, the "Little Brewery That Could," Opens in Farmington
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Denver Pearl Brewing Company says it will change name under legal threat
Provided by Denver Pearl Brewing Co.In yet another craft brewing trademark dispute, three-month-old Denver Pearl Brewing Company announced Wednesday it would change its name after two other..


Award-winning homebrewing couple to speak at Black Sheep cask dinner - Huntington Herald Dispatch

Award-winning homebrewing couple to speak at Black Sheep cask dinner
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While both have won many homebrew beer contest awards, Jane recently took home the Best of Show at the recent Ohio Brew Week in Athens, Ohio. This year's homebrew contest drew 312 entries from all over the region and many from the beer-rich cities of .

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Elmwood Park library homebrewing club uncaps fun, flavors - Elmwood Park Elm Leaves

Elmwood Park library homebrewing club uncaps fun, flavors
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Garrett Gottschalk, librarian at Elmwood Park Public Library and organizer of the library's homebrewing club, looks over some of the equipment they'll use to brew their own recipe of beer. In the past they've followed other people's formulas.

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Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. Announce Licensing Agreement
Keurig Green Mountain, Inc., , a leader in specialty coffee, coffee makers, teas and other beverages with its innovative brewing technology, and Kraft Foods Group, Inc...


Homesteading Humboldt: Brewing Beer - Lost Coast Outpost

Homesteading Humboldt: Brewing Beer
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Today's post in our Homesteading Humboldt series is written by Josh Reed who is co-owner of Humboldt Beer Works in Eureka which specializes in homebrewing equipment and ingredients. He is the recipient of many local awards for his brews. He opened .

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Beer Here: Get to Know Port Richmond's Do Good Brewing Co.
Brewer Tom Sheridan and his Do Good Brewing Co. aren't exactly household names just yet, but they may well "represent the next step in the evolution of American beer," says Don Russell (a.k.a. Joe Sixpack). So far, his Port...


Simon Majumdar Joins American Brewing Company's Board of Directors
EDMONDS, WA / ACCESSWIRE / August 14, 2014 / American Brewing Company, Inc., ( ABRW ) ("ABC"), an award-winning micro-brewing company based out of the Pacific Northwest, announced today that ...


Lipstick at Curator; Home Brewing Workshop at Gravel & Gold; More - Racked NY

Lipstick at Curator; Home Brewing Workshop at Gravel & Gold; More
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THE MISSIONEUR”Gravel & Gold (3266 21st Street) is hosting a Beer Shamanism workshop tomorrow, August 14 from 7 to 9 p.m. Come learn how to home brew atypical types of beer with a variety of fruits. Tickets are $35 and you will walk away with a gallon of .

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American Brewing Company, Inc. Begins Trading Under the Symbol "ABRW"
EDMONDS, WA / ACCESSWIRE / August 7, 2014 / American Brewing Company, Inc., ( ABRW ) ("ABC"), an award-winning micro-brewing company based out of the Pacific Northwest, announced today that its ...


 

 

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