Once you’ve made your first batch (or two) of home brew, you’ll probably want to begin exploring all that the world of home brewing has to offer. Of course, if you’re new to making your own beer, you’re going to want a little help.
Fortunately, there are beer recipe books and other guides available from Quality Wine and Ale Supply that can help you on your way to becoming a truly expert DIY brewer. Keep reading for an overview of some of the best home brew recipe books out there today.
Beer Recipe Books
One thing that many beginning brewers (and not a few experts) are interested in is reproducing some of their favorite commercially available beers at home. Enter Clone Brews, a book which gives home brewers a guide to doing just that. With 150 recipes for renowned beers from around the globe, this recipe book is a must-have for anyone who has a beer brewing set-up or even those who are just curious about how it’s done. Even if your plan is to try to improve on these classic recipes, this book is an invaluable jumping-off point for any home brewer.
Home Beermaking is a more comprehensive work, containing not only recipes, but also some valuable background information on the brewing process. This is an informative yet easy-to-read guide that explains how to make great lagers, ales and other beers at home. Especially for the first time home brewer, this book is a must-read.
The Complete Joy of Home Brewing is another great choice for anyone with a beer brewing kit. This book fills you in on everything you need to know as a home brewer. From tips on beer making equipment to recipes for virtually any types of beer you could want, this book has it all. There’s also information on troubleshooting problems in the brewing process, advanced techniques, and much more.
Whether you’ve been making your own home brew for years or you’re relatively new to the game, these books make more than worthy additions to your shelf. They also make great gifts for the beer lovers on your holiday shopping list!