A homebrew kit is one of the best gifts you can ever receive (or give!). But it can also be overwhelming if you are brand new to the homebrew scene.
The following is a guide to figure out the quickest route to making extract beer with your new kit! If you are feeling ambitious and would like to jump straight to all-grain brewing, check out our Let’s Brew section for even more tutorials and equipment profiles.
Check out the American Homebrewers Association for the full article.
Still searching for the right kit?
There are a lot of different options out there for choosing your first homebrewing equipment starter kit as well as your first recipe it. Since the most popular method of starting is with extract brewing in a 5 gallon batch size, we’re going to make it easy for you by recommending the Everwood Ave Brew Shop Deluxe Brewing Equipment Kit (Plus Beer Kit).
This is an all-in-one complete starter kit with everything you’ll need to brew your first batch of beer! You’ll even have your choice of a wide variety of beer recipe kit styles for your first brew.