Five Reasons to Homebrew

I started brewing my own beer about 8 years ago and something clicked. I can’t imagine life without it now. I hope my top 5 reasons below will convince you to make homebrewing a fixture in your household.

# 1 – Keg Parties

For me, this is reason alone to homebrew. It is absolutely impossible to beat the look of pure delight on people’s faces when you turn up to a summer party with a keg of cool, hoppy pale ale over your shoulder. PEOPLE LOVE YOU.

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How to Homebrew – Part 1

I would definitely recommend starting off your brewing experiments using a homebrew kit – It’s not quite as fun as brewing beer from scratch, but it is way quicker and uses less equipment. It’ll help you get used to many of the processes involved, you only have to invest in a few bits of kit and hopefully you’ll make some perfectly drinkable beer. Continue reading