DetailsDesign Great Beer at Home!
Design award winning beers with BeerSmith 2 by matching the style and color of classic beers from around the world. Three years in the making, BeerSmith 2 has been redesigned from the ground up to give it a modern look and feel with ribbons, themes and tabbed browsing. Its designed to make your brewing day as easy as possible.
BeerSmith 2 has been updated with tabbed browsing to make it easy to work with as many recipes and tools as you like. Tabbed browsing lets you open many recipes and tools at the same time and work with them in separate tabs. Users with large screens or multiple monitors can also open items in separate windows.
NEW for the 21st Century–NOW MAC COMPATIBLE!!!
BeerSmith 2 is available for the first time on the Macintosh platform (all intel-based Macs with OSX/10.5/Leopard or higher) as well as Windows 7, Vista and XP. The Macintosh and PC versions are nearly identical, and share common file formats including BeerSmith 1.x support.
Building a recipe in BeerSmith is as easy as picking ingredients off a list. Hundreds of preloaded ingredients are available including grains, hops, yeasts, misc ingredients and waters. As you add ingredients, the color, gravity and bitterness are updated automatically.
Match your Favorite Beer Styles
Choose from nearly 100 beer styles in our extensive BJCP style guide. BeerSmith graphically shows color, bitterness, gravity and alcohol comparisons against the style as you build your recipe. Generate step-by-step instructions for any recipe, customized to match your equipment and preferences
Organize your recipes and folders by dragging and dropping them. Keep a log of recipes you have brewed. Share recipes in a variety of formats including BeerSmith 2 and BeerSmith 1 formats. Download recipes from around the web.
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4.6 / 5.022 ReviewsAs good as it getsNo software is perfect, but beersmith is the best out thereJanuary 29, 2016All the calculations done for meBeersmith helps me hit my mash temperature and figure out efficiency and alcohol levels. It tracks my inventory and provides a good record keeping system.February 10, 2014Has a lot in itI am amazed at how many calculations and measures this does. Its pretty impressive. I can adjust recipes and it calculates color and IBUs. I'm still learning about it as I use it, and have a way to go.November 19, 2013helps organize thingsAll the formulas are in one place and all the calculators are together and I can organize my brewing notes. It helps but I could use free online calculators if I didn't have it.September 21, 2013a collection of useful featuresThe software tracks my inventory, lets me organize my brewing notes, has lots of calculations like mash water temperature, IBUs, and SRM. Overall its a helpful tool and improved over the first version.August 23, 2013Has a lot of functionalityI mainly use it to keep notes and calculate water temperature, but it has a lot of features. There is a bit of a learning curve though, and you may need to read their forums and ask some questions. Overall its good, though there are free software packages that are also good.July 12, 2013Keep yourself organizedIn addition to the brewing software, its actually pretty neat how it manages my inventory. As I brew it subtracts from my stock, so I can see what I have left, without rumaging through a bunch of containers.June 5, 2013Good for organizing your brew dayThis helps keep track of the record keeping, and small stuff like remembering to add Irish Moss, and Hops schedules. Plus its got a bunch of calculators. All in all a big help at reducing stress.May 15, 2013Helpful in many parts of brewingBeerSmith is helpful in calculating water temperatures for mashing, and for scaling up or down a recipe. All calculations are in one place so it's very convenient to use. I enter my inventory and equipment and it helps keep me organized.April 1, 2013A lot of functionality in this softwareThere is a lot you can do with BeerSmith that might not be obvious at first. It can be adjusted in all sorts of ways. Enter many parameters and you get all kinds of useful information. It is especially useful for analyzing how an ingredient change will impact the taste. I use it for water temperature for mashing, and for calculating IBUs and style guidelines.March 21, 2013
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