Category Archives: New Brewers

Can You Save Money Homebrewing Your Own Beer?

Pictured: MoreBeer’s BRKIT100 Homebrew Starter Kit

A driving factor for a lot of homebrewers to pick up this great hobby is… saving money.  After all, if I make my own beer at home, it’s got to be cheaper, right?

Let’s find out.

Ground Rules

These are estimates and assumptions.  Actual costs are going to vary.  This scenario assumes you drink quality craft beer.  Along those lines, for estimation’s sake, let’s say you like a popular style like a mildly hoppy pale ale and you’d generally spend about $7 or $8 or so on a 6 pack.  Shipping charges will be considered $0 as free shipping options are usually available at certain thresholds.  Taxes will be considered $0.  This scenario assumes an extract brewing technique.

Let’s get started…

Continue reading

DIY Beer Brewing: Creating Your First Homebrew [Kindle Edition] – $4.99

DIY Beer Brewing: Creating Your First Homebrew Paperback

DIY Beer Brewing: Creating Your First Homebrew by Astrid Cook

More Info

From the book description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

You don’t like beer. You love it. That sublime pour. That first frothy sip. Now you want to experiment with brewing beer batches at home, and there are plenty of books out there for the curious and eager DIY-er. But other homebrew titles give exhaustive historical accounts and complicated technical details about the science of brewing beer.

You don’t need all the science. You need simple, no-fuss instructions to nailing that perfecthomebrew.

Enter: DIY Beer Brewing. Featuring simple, step-by-step instructions for first-time home brewers, it’s never been easier to prepare tasty batches.

A crash course on types of beers, from ales to pilsners, paves the way to mastering home fermentation. Brush up on beer brewing basics, by:

  • Learning the 10 basic steps to home brewing beer
  • Becoming proficient in finding the right equipment
  • Experimenting with original craft beer recipes
  • Diversifying your beer brewing exploration, by adding ingredients like coffee, chocolate, and bacon

DIY Beer Brewing will give the first-time home brewer the confidence and skill to innovate and create, again and again. Cheers!

 

Kindle Edition books can be viewed on your Kindle Device or on free reader applications available for your iPhone, Android or Windows smart phone – and  for your web browser via Amazon’s Cloud Reader.  This dynamic link will take you to the appropriate reader for your current platform.

2/20/19 12 AM Central: This is selling for just $4.99. Price and availability can change quickly.  Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon.  Check the product page for current price, description and availability

DIY Beer Brewing: Creating Your First Homebrew Kindle Edition


Also Consider: The Homebrewer’s Library – Selection of Homebrewing and Craft Beer Book

More: Recent Amazon Finds

NOW is a Great Time to Start Homebrewing! THREE Stacking Deals on Large Selection of Starter Kits

Adventures in Homebrewing has a large selection of beer brewing equipment kits.  Options range from basic, inexpensive kits, to all grain starter kits to kits that get you kegging getting right away.

Deal 1: As of this posting AIH is offering free shipping on most beginner beer making kits to addresses in the contiguous US.  Deal 2:  A majority of setups are also on sale.  Deal 3: As of this posting AIH is discount most orders by up to $50 depending on how much you spend as part of their Brew More Save More Sale.  You’ll save an least $10 (additional) on each kit, some qualify for $30 off, while some qualify for the full $50 off.

BEGINNER BEER MAKING KITS at Adventures in Homebrewing

Update: This promo has expired or pricing, availability or description has changed – Check the supplier’s site or product page for current availability

Recent Deals!  Last Fifty Finds

Price, promotions and availability can change quickly.  Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit the product page.  Check the product page for current price, description and availability

Also: Check out AIH Sale Items – Selection Changes Regularly

More: Recent AIH Finds

tag:brewmore

NOW is a Great Time to Start Homebrewing! Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit from Adventures in Homebrewing

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit via Adventures in Homebrewing

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

Contains:

  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Primary Fermenter with Drilled & Grommeted Lid
  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Bottling Bucket with Bottling Spigot
  • Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser
  • Airlock
  • Auto Siphon
  • Bottling Set-up
  • Instruction Manual
  • Hydrometer and Test Jar
  • Bottle Brush
  • Twin Lever Capper
  • Liquid Crystal Thermometer

 

Check Adventures in Homebrewing for current price, description & Availability

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Also: Check out AIH Sale Items – Selection Changes Regularly

More: Recent AIH Finds

prod:aihbbstarter

Give the Gift of Homebrew – Homebrew Starter Kit Sale at MoreBeer + two gift guides from HBF

Just in time for the Holidays MoreBeer is discounting their entire lineup of starter kits by 20%.  Prices start at just $55.99.  Shipping is free with a qualifying $59 order to many US addresses.  Now is a great time to start homebrewing, step up to 5 gallons or give the gift of homebrew.  No coupon code is necessary.

Homebrew Starter Kit Sale at MoreBeer

Two Gift Guides from HBF…

MoreDeals! at MoreBeer:

  • Hops!  While you’re placing an order, check out MoreBeer’s Hop Market – rotating deep discounts on hops.
  • MoreBeer’s Kit of the Week:  Kit of the Week – 20% off

More: Recent MoreBeer Finds

Looking for a MoreBeer Deal? – Today’s Deal of the Day | Sale Items | MoreBeer Deals

NOW is a Great Time to Start Homebrewing! Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit from Adventures in Homebrewing

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit via Adventures in Homebrewing

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

Contains:

  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Primary Fermenter with Drilled & Grommeted Lid
  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Bottling Bucket with Bottling Spigot
  • Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser
  • Airlock
  • Auto Siphon
  • Bottling Set-up
  • Instruction Manual
  • Hydrometer and Test Jar
  • Bottle Brush
  • Twin Lever Capper
  • Liquid Crystal Thermometer

 

Check Adventures in Homebrewing for current price, description & Availability

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Also: Check out AIH Sale Items – Selection Changes Regularly

More: Recent AIH Finds

prod:aihbbstarter

NOW is a Great Time to Start Homebrewing! Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit from Adventures in Homebrewing

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit via Adventures in Homebrewing

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

Contains:

  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Primary Fermenter with Drilled & Grommeted Lid
  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Bottling Bucket with Bottling Spigot
  • Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser
  • Airlock
  • Auto Siphon
  • Bottling Set-up
  • Instruction Manual
  • Hydrometer and Test Jar
  • Bottle Brush
  • Twin Lever Capper
  • Liquid Crystal Thermometer

 

Check Adventures in Homebrewing for current price, description & Availability

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Also: Check out AIH Sale Items – Selection Changes Regularly

More: Recent AIH Finds

prod:aihbbstarter

NOW is a Great Time to Start Homebrewing! Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit from Adventures in Homebrewing

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit via Adventures in Homebrewing

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

Contains:

  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Primary Fermenter with Drilled & Grommeted Lid
  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Bottling Bucket with Bottling Spigot
  • Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser
  • Airlock
  • Auto Siphon
  • Bottling Set-up
  • Instruction Manual
  • Hydrometer and Test Jar
  • Bottle Brush
  • Twin Lever Capper
  • Liquid Crystal Thermometer

 

Check Adventures in Homebrewing for current price, description & Availability

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Also: Check out AIH Sale Items – Selection Changes Regularly

More: Recent AIH Finds

prod:aihbbstarter

NOW is a Great Time to Start Homebrewing! Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit from Adventures in Homebrewing

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit via Adventures in Homebrewing

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

Contains:

  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Primary Fermenter with Drilled & Grommeted Lid
  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Bottling Bucket with Bottling Spigot
  • Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser
  • Airlock
  • Auto Siphon
  • Bottling Set-up
  • Instruction Manual
  • Hydrometer and Test Jar
  • Bottle Brush
  • Twin Lever Capper
  • Liquid Crystal Thermometer

 

Check Adventures in Homebrewing for current price, description & Availability

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Also: Check out AIH Sale Items – Selection Changes Regularly

More: Recent AIH Finds

prod:aihbbstarter

NOW is a Great Time to Start Homebrewing! Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit from Adventures in Homebrewing

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Brewer’s Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kit via Adventures in Homebrewing

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

Contains:

  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Primary Fermenter with Drilled & Grommeted Lid
  • 6.5 Gallon “Ale Pail” Bottling Bucket with Bottling Spigot
  • Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser
  • Airlock
  • Auto Siphon
  • Bottling Set-up
  • Instruction Manual
  • Hydrometer and Test Jar
  • Bottle Brush
  • Twin Lever Capper
  • Liquid Crystal Thermometer

 

Check Adventures in Homebrewing for current price, description & Availability

Beginning Homebrew Kit

Also: Check out AIH Sale Items – Selection Changes Regularly

More: Recent AIH Finds

prod:aihbbstarter