Instructions, tips, frequently asked question, and expert insight on wine making, beer making, and specialty craft beverages.
Liquid Malt Extract VS. Dry Malt Extract
The primary difference between liquid and dry malt extract is the amount of water in each.
Wine Making Knowledge
How To Make Wine
Using wine kits is the best place to start your wine making journey because kits simplify the wine making process from grape to glass.
How Long is the Fermentation Process?
The time a beer takes to ferment will definitely vary depending on many factors: whether you’re brewing an ale or a lager, what style you’re brewing, the gravity of the brew, and the yeast you’ll be using.
Wine Making Techniques
How To Sweeten Wine
As you begin to develop your wine making skills you might find yourself wanting to tweak a wine that's too dry for your taste.
Cooking with Beer
You know those flavor profiles you enjoy so much in your favorite homeb...
How to Use Your Counter Pressure Bottle Filler
As with most homebrewing activities, the first step is to make sure all...
I've Got My Hop Rhizomes, Now What?
Background Info What are hop rhizomes? Hop rhizomes are small roots tha...
The Best Father's Day Gift Guide For Wine and Beer Makers
For the makers, the crafters, and the do-it-your-selfers: give an experi...
How to Make Wine
If you’re looking to make wine, it’s actually quite easy to get started ...
How to Sweeten Wine
What can I use to sweeten my wine? So, you have opened the first wine bo...
I Want to Keg My Soda, How Do I Carbonate It?
Kegging is great for soda, seeing that the kegs a brewer uses for beer u...
Instructions on How to Make Hard Cider
Brewing hard cider from nonalcoholic, or “sweet” cider is a simple proce...
If you are already making beer and wine at home, the jump to cider is si...