Everything Brewing

Beginner Brewing, Videos -

How To Make Beer At Home There are numerous articles on how to make beer and if you are a beginner, you have chosen the right one. My goal is to show you how easy and satisfying it is to make your own beer at home in your kitchen. If you prefer to watch a video on this subject there is one at the bottom of this page. This article is for brand new beginners to the hobby. Why brew your own beer? Believe it or not, with practice, you will be able to brew beer as good as, if...

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Water Chemistry -

Brewing Water Tips A question we get a lot here at the brew shop is what is the best brewing water to use? The answer varies a lot on whether you brew with extracts or all grain, so I will answer them separately. Extract Brewing Water If you brew with malt extracts, all you really need is great tasting water, preferably with out any chlorine or chloramines. If your tap water tastes great, use it. If your tap water sucks, then buy spring water. Do not buy Reverse Osmosis or Distilled water. RO and distilled water have little to no...

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Electric Brewing -

Now you can turn any 5 to 15 gallon kettle into an Electric Brew Kettle simply and affordably. Electric Brew Kettles are great for indoor brewing, electric brew in a bag, and automating mash temperatures. They are quiet and efficient.  Simply set our E-Heat heating element in your kettle and just that easy you now have an Electric Brew Kettle that will work on standard household current. Add a controller, bag, and false bottom and turn your electric brew kettle into an Electric Brew in a Bag System.  E-Heat Electric Brewing Element E-Heat Electric Brewing Element plus Controller E-Heat Electric...

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All Grain Brewing -

Our goal in this article is to give you all grain brewing instructions, and demonstrate how to brew all grain in a variety of different ways from simple to complex.  This is what a full mash tun looks like! What is All Grain Brewing? All grain brewing is making wort (unfermented beer) from grain without the use of extracts. It’s the way the pros do it and beer has been made from all grain for many centuries. What are the Pros and Cons of All Grain Brewing? Pros: Total control over the fermentability of the wort. We will go over...

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Brew in a Bag -

A question I get from Brew in a Bag brewers a lot is do I have Brew in a Bag Recipes? Brew in a Bag Brewing is All Grain Brewing and Brew in a Bag Recipes are All Grain Recipes. There is no difference. If you take a look at our Brew in a Bag Recipe Kits the only adjustment made for the brew in a bag recipes is the water volume. Other than water volume, the recipes are exactly the same.  Take a look at our Brew in a Bag Recipes All Grain Brewing Kits. Every kit has a printable...

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