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How To Brew Your Own Beer at Home With Home Brewing Beer Kits

Updated on August 20, 2014

Isn't It Time You Brewed Your Own Beer?

Make your own beer at home that rivals microbrewery beer. Homemade beer never tasted so good and was never easier. Beer kits & brewing supplies.

Man has been obsessed with beer and brewing his own beer for centuries with some of the oldest references to beer brewing dating back to 6,000 BC.

By the 14th century, this art became commercialized with large quantities of this yeasty drink being produced by local pubs and monasteries.

However, brewing and fermenting was still considered an art with secret recipes and with each pub or tavern creating their own special blend.

The biggest change took place is when the industrial industry took this task out of the small pubs and taverns and commercialized it.

One by one the smaller family owned businesses were taken over by large corporations, and this popular drink was brewed to match the flavor requests of the majority of the consumers (hence the similarities in taste of commercial, large scale blends).

Then in the late 1980s micro breweries started showing up. Each with their own unique flavor and body. As micro brewed beer became popular, consumers wanted to go one step further and create their own home brew.

As you might imagine the process is long, time consuming hard to learn, expensive and the results are not always the best.

To help the consumer, beer brewing kits were created. Some of these kits make low quality beer, some make very good beer, and Coopers Brewery with over 100 years of beer brewing history makes an exceptional line of beer and ale types. All easily brewed in your home.

For a bit less than store bought micro brewed beer, you can have full bodied, fresh, crisp and clean tasting beer brewed by you. Beer that you'll be proud to put your name on.

On this page my husband and I will walk you though the simple process of creating your own home brew..

Since it seems as though we never have enough time to spend together, creating this web page as a joint effort has given us both a great feeling of togetherness and allowed you to come into our lives for a short time.

We hope that you will enjoy the time you spend with us and try you hand at this interesting (and very delicious) art.

Thank you!

Why Brew Your Own Beer?

Making beer at home is very cost effectiveBrewing your own bee is much cheaper than purchasing a microbrew in the local grocery store or bar and it gets less expensive once you have the fermenter container and then just need to purchase refill kits. Brewing your own beer at home with a beer kit is very easy.With the All-in-One Microbrewery Kit, everything you need is already included and you get easy step by step instructions.It really is very easy. Brewing your own beer with a Cooper's Kit is exciting Did I really say exciting? Yes, it really is!You'll find yourself looking and watching as they yeast does it's job and you see the level of bubbles rise and then slowly decrease when it's time to bottle your beer. After a while you won't even need to count the days for each step you'll know just by looking at your beer.Imagine how proud you'll feel to serve up beer that you made yourself to your friends when they come over for the big game!

Coopers DIY Home Brew Beer Brewing Kit

The World's #1 Selling Beer Concentrate Kit

The Coopers Brewery Microbrewery Kit is the world's best selling beer making kit for good reason. It is designed to give you everything you need to brew 6 gallons of your own high quality, completely natural, great tasting beer every time.

Brewing your own beer it as rewarding as it is easy! The complete kit even has a DVD, which walks you through the easy brewing process.

Unless you've tasted Coopers Brewery Home Beer Brewing products you can't quite understand how good home brewed beer can taste.

And remember that once the complete microbrewery kit is purchased, all that is needed to make additional home brewed beer are the refill kits.

The All New DIY Beer Kit From Coopers Beer Compared to the Previous Model

While the photos on this page show the older style fermenter

the brewing methods are basically the same.

As soon as we get a chance we will upload some newer photos showing

the new DIY kit

with the new style fermenter.

You'll find that the new fermenter

makes brewing your own beer

even easier than before.

FYI

Remember that each Coopers refill kit makes a full 6 gallons of home brewed beer, while most other kits only make 3 or 3 1/2 gallons.

This makes Coopers both more time efficient and cost effective.

Refill Kits and Accessories

These are just a few of the additional accessories that you can get.

After a bit you are going to want to pick up more bottles, probably some enhancer ( my husband's favorite addition) and a few brewing books to give you an idea of the different types that you can make and start your creative juices flowing.

Complete Coopers Brewery Irish Stout Beer Kit Package
Complete Coopers Brewery Irish Stout Beer Kit Package

I prefer a heavier beer and this Irish stout is one of my favorites. And yes, I'll drink it at room temperature.

 
Coopers DIY Home Brewing Carbonation Drops
Coopers DIY Home Brewing Carbonation Drops

The easy way to add your priming sugar. While the refill kits do include carbonation drops by adding more you can change the flavor and carbonation level. As we love to experiment will usually add 1-2 additional drops to half of each batch when we are trying a new flavor or adding a new spice to it. This way it gives us 2 different options.

 

Let's Get Started Brewing Beer At Home

Let's Get Started Brewing Beer At Home
Let's Get Started Brewing Beer At Home

Very Important Information

The beer making process that I am showing here is much more involved than the recommended instructions.

Creating your beer by following the directions included with your package is much easier and quicker. There are also a few videos showing you how to brew your own beer at home with videos demonstrations further down this page. The videos show you step by step how easy it is to brew beer at home.

I am just showing you examples of how I play around and experiment with different flavors, amount of carbonation and alcohol levels.

I have created my beer many different ways and have actually found that in the long run if you stick to the simple beer making instructions that comes with your Coopers Brewery Kits you'll enjoy the flavors and body much more.

Only after you get used to brewing your own beer then you can start experimenting - not right in the beginning.

After unpacking your box and watching the enclosed DVD, it's time to start making our beer.

The first step is to thoroughly clean and sanitize the beer keg (plastic fermenter) with either household bleach according to the instructions in the enclosed booklet or you can use Coopers Sanitizer.

Recently I have been using highly diluted iodine and found that it works quite well. Just be careful when using it, since it does stain practically everything before it's diluted.

This is the most important step in the beer brewing process so be sure to sanitize everything that will come in contact with your beer brewing tools.

Preparing the malt is very simple after removing the plastic lid off of the malt can and putting the yeast packet, place your malt can in a large pot of warm water or in your sink filled with warm water.

This will allow the malt to flow freely from the container when it's time to use it. Allow to sit for approximately 10 minutes in the winter and about 5 when room temperature is warmer

Setp 3 - Adding The Sugar, Yeast, Malt and Water to the Fermenter

Pour warmed malt into the fermenter, then add brewing sugar and 2 liters of boiling water. Stir until thoroughly mixed. Now fill your fermenter with cold pure filtered or tap water to the 23 liter mark. You have just created wort and your fermenter is ready to be sealed and ready for the brewing process

I suggest that the first time you brew your beer you should follow the instructions exactly. After you have made a few batches you can then experiment with your personal technique.

At one time I would warm the brewing sugar (and water) and also the malt on the stove before adding to the fermenter. However, after making many batches and compared the batches that I warmed the sugar and water to batches that I didn't, I could not see or taste a difference, so now I just follow the standard directions for this part

Step 4 - Fermenting Will Begin

You will now let fermenter sit for 4-7 days at 21-27 degrees Celsius ( 68-80 degrees Fahrenheit)

Step 5, 6 and 7 the Fun Part

Using the enclosed hydrometer you will check to see if your beer is ready to be bottled.

If it is, you will wash your bottles and add the enclosed carbonation drop(s)to each bottle.

Connect the little bottler to the fermenter to fill your bottles. Fill each one up to 2" below the top of the bottle and screw on the cap.

Once you have filled and attached the lid to your bottle, turn your bottle upside down and then right side up a few times to mix the sugar.

Now store your bottles for 7 days at 21-27 degrees Celsius ( about 68 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit - this is usually room temperature) with the cap side down.

After the 7 days you then turn your beer bottles over and then you can let them sit another 7 days. You can drink your beer before the 7 days but it won't be quite as good - so if you can, wait it out.

Then refrigerate and enjoy!

You can if you like store your bottles longer (up to 3 months) and as it gets stored longer the flavor improves but we can never wait that long. You'll notice that after the 14 day wait you'll taste the freshest, cleanest, most flavorful beer.

The first time I made my beer it was in the dead of winter and our house temperature dropped below the recommended temperature every night but the batches still turned out fine.

However, if you do plan on making beer during the winter months be sure to keep the beer that is fermenting in a room that does not get too cold or it can kill the yeast. We had this happen when my husband was making beer at his parents house and he put the fermenter in their pantry and did not know that the pantry did not have any heat. The temperature went down to the low 40's in the pantry and the beer was ruined.

Although it has never happened to us, I understand that if the beer also gets too warm it will also kill the yeast - so try to stay within the recommended temperature range.

The instructions above are just the standard instructions, you can play around with sugar content ( we love the addition of brown sugar), different mixing different flavors, but just start off with the instructions in the booklet and on the DVD and let your imagination go from there.

Even if you are use to drinking expensive micro-brew ed beer, you will find that after you try your hand at brewing your own beer, and seeing how great it tastes, you'll never go back to store bought beer again!

Books on Home Beer Brewing - How to Make Beer

While you do not need a book to brew Coopers beer, books can give you a few ideas of how to play around with different flavorings, change the alcohol content and how to make a beer unique to you.

Home Beer Brewing Tip

In addition to your kit items, be sure that you have common household bleach on hand if you have not purchased Coopers sanitiser.

Many people like to use iodine instead of bleach as they do not want any chlorine in their beer. If you are using bottled water because you don't want to use water that has bleach in it, you might want to use the iodine if you don't have any Coopers sanitizer.

You will be using the bleach (or iodine) to sanitize your bottles, fermenter and all items that will come in contact during beer brewing.

Just use caution when using bleach or iodine - bleach - well you know what bleach can do to clothing and fabrics and iodine will stain. So take precautions.

A major cause of beer failure is not properly cleaning and sanitizing your equipment. Cleaning is extremely simple and takes only seconds, so be sure not to leave out this step.

Learn a Bit About Coopers Brewery and Coopers Beer Kits

Introduction to beer brewing. A short bit of history about Coopers beer and what's inside the microbrewery kit.

Brewing Your Own Beer With Coopers Brewing Kit - Part 1

Find out how simple it really is to brew your own beer at home.

Part 1 shows you how to get started and set up and sterilize your kit..

It's actually as simple as 1,2, 3 --your done!

Step 2 - Brewing your own beer at home

Step 3 - It's Time To Bottle Your Home Brewed Beer

Customizing Your Beer Flavors

Working With Beer Recipes

It's very easy to customize the flavor and alcohol strength of your beer.

However, I recommend that for the first few brewing sessions you stick to the standard recipes, see how the flavor appeals to you for each particular beer type, then you can play with the next batch.

Homemade brewed beer is a delightfully cleaner, crisper flavor than commercial beer and you may find that you won't want to make any changes at all.

I had started off my beer brewing by using products from a different company. With each batch I added additional sugar to add to the carbonation and alcohol content since the taste wasn't pronounced enough.

So when I brewed my first batch with the Coopers Brewery kit, I automatically added the additional sugar. Once we tried it, I realized that the additional sugar was not needed for flavor. However additional sugar does increase the alcohol content so keep that in mind.

When adding sugar, I prefer to use dark brown sugar for a bit deeper and richer flavor.

So try your flavors straight first, then you can start to experiment by adding extra sugar, hops, carbonation drops etc.

You'll also find that there are many spices and flavorings that can be added and if you are not sure which ones you might like, think about the type of foods you like to eat.

I like spicy food so I enjoy a bottle here and there that has had Habenero pepper added, some Tabasco or a hint of lime. When experimenting with spices and flavorings it's best to try it with just a bottle or two and see how you like it.

Some that sound great may taste awful or cause the beer not to carbonate well so by experimenting with a small amount you'll still have the rest of the batch that will untouched.

When in doubt pick up a beer recipe book. You have to remember that while you'll be working with a beer kit, you can still make your beer completely unique to you.

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American Pale Ale

Coopers Club Recipe

American Pale Ale Ingredients

5 US Gallons

Coopers IPA beer concentrate kit

1kg Coopers Brew Enhancer 2

500 grams Coopers Light Dry Malt Extract

Step 1-Mix

In a large pot (8 quart minimum), heat 4 quarts of water to just to a boil; then remove from the heat. Mix in Brew Enhancer 2 and Light DME.

Mix the contents until totally dissolved which is about 30 - 40 seconds or so.

Empty the contents of the can and then run your spoon along the bottom of the pot to make sure that all the ingredients are mixed well.

Allow pot to cool to lukewarm (you can place the pot in a sink of cold water if you want to speed this up).

Pour this mix (it's called wort) into your fermenter, then fill up your fermenter with cold water to the 19 liter mark and stir vigorously to all is mixed up well.

Measure the gravity with your hydrometer. It should measure between 1.048 and 1.052.

Sprinkle the yeast on the surface and close the container.

Step 2-Brew

Ale yeast strains are generally the most reliable for home brewers and Coopers ale yeast makes a perfect choice.

It is known that ale yeast can ferment at very high temperatures (as high as 40°C/110°F), however the closer your brew is to 71°F (20°C) the cleaner the flavor and aroma will be. Allow this to now ferment 7-10 days until your hydrometer readings have unchanged for at least 2 days.

You will also notice the bubbles in your fermenter have dissipated.

Your finished gravity should be in the range of 1.012-1.016

Step 3-Bottle

Bottles need to be "primed" so that secondary fermentation (producing the gas in the bottle) can take place. It is recommended that the use of PET bottles or reusable glass bottles that are designed for storing beer be used.

Don't use glass bottles that are not meant for non-carbonated beverages or the bottles can explode as the beer ferments.

Plastic PET bottles or beer bottles allow for the little bit of expansion that will occur during the secondary fermenting process.

For "priming " add carbonation drops at the rate of 1 per l2 ounce (375 m) bottle and 2 for each 24 ounce (750 ml bottle) .

Standard sugar or dextrose may be used at the rate of ¾ cup per 19 liters. Now you can store your bottles. Remember to store you bottles away from direct sunlight at 67°F (18°C) or above for at least one week while the secondary fermentation takes place.

Your beer will be ready in about 2 weeks.

Bottles may be stored (conditioned) for longer periods of time if you like.

Conditioning should improve the flavor, reduce the size of the bubbles and make the yeast sediment more compacted and less noticeable.

Your American Pale Ale will continue to age nicely for many months - even years.

Step 4-Enjoy

While it is recommenced to let your bottles condition at or above 67°F (18°C) for at least 2 weeks, you may find that you prefer to let your beer condition a bit longer - it's totally your preference. Experiment with different batches or even within the same batch. Put as few bottles aside and if you are not tempted to break into them, let them condition longer. And it will be very tempting,

Ales may be served cloudy or bright depending on the style and are normally less carbonated than lagers.

A Little Bit of Coopers Brewery History

The Coopers beer legend as we know it today, began in 1977 with Maxwell Cooper when he began to provide home brewers with packaged unfermented wort. Before this time, Coopers beer was only available already brewed by the brewery.

Though originally just available to home brewers in Adelaide Australia, in 1984 they decided to concentrate this wort turning it to a concentrated malt that could safely travel well. Since John C.G. Cooper had been working with malt concentrates for his brewery as early as the 1920s, the information was already available and Maxwell working with this knowledge perfected the concentrates.

The Coopers Beer Kit as we know it today was born.

Each beer is created to the same standards and high quality specifications that you would expect from a product carrying the Coopers name.

Every one of the pre-hopped kits are designed, brewed, taste-tested, tested and tested again to make sure that you the home brewer gets the results that both you and Coopers can be proud of.

Lets move the date up a bit and in 1997 a very exciting addition occurred -- a new malt concentrate was added to the product line that didn't have the unique beer flavors that Cooper's was known for but one where the home brewer could use and create their own unique beer to their own special twist to it.

This allows home beer brewers to mix and mingle different ingredients together and allows them to experiment and push their beer brewing limits. to the max.

Between the Light, Amber, Dark and Wheat malt concentrate in a syrup form, and a Light DME lets you , the home beer brewer to add the malt, hops, yeast and water to your specifications. So although many people think that with Coopers Beer you can only create beers that are in the Cooper line you can also add your own special touches.

In 2000 Coopers upped the ante so to say with their BrewMaster Selection Series.

This series included Pilsner, Wheat Beer, Nut Brown Ale and India Pale Ale, which allowed Coopers to add styles that expanded their beer kit line-up beyond those of actual beers made in the brewery.

What makes these kits truly exciting and unique is that home brewers can use a beer kit that comes with yeast specifically designed for the style of beer being produced.

The Pilsner Beer Kit comes with a unique to it, lager yeast that produces a truly awesome lager beer while still being fermented at average room temperatures (65-70'F).

The Wheat Beer Kit includes a wheat beer yeast that creates the lighter refreshing summer style wheat beers like those of Northern Germany.

Both the Nut Brown Ale and the IPA ( the IPA is super special and a favorite) use a traditional British yeast that produces a clean, crisp British style ale.

Today the Coopers Brewery is still owned and operated by fourth and fifth generation descendants of Thomas. Dr. Tim Cooper.

So as you can see, with Coopers you have a long line of brewers creating kits for home brewers that are created to Coopers exacting standards and then Coopers also give the home brewer the option to experiment and grow their own beer making skills.

With Coopers you have the choice!

Some prefer a cloudy beer with extra body while others are use to having beer that's clear. You can have your beer either way with Coopers micro-brew.

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Drink Responsibily

Please do not drink and drive. Also do not share your homemade beer with minors.

You must be 21 years or age or older to purchase Coopers Brewery products.

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      BunnyFabulous 4 years ago from Central Florida

      My husband has home brewed for over a decade, and I've helped a lot. The kit you mention sounds helpful for beginners, but as you get more experienced there are many, many more types of beer you can brew as well. There are recipes out there that can match any type of beer out there. Our favorites to brew are ESB (English Special Bitters...like Red Hook) and Strong Scotsman. It's so cheap to do too. Your equipment will pay for itself in just a batch or two. You've got some great instructions and background about brewing as well.

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      AdriatiX 4 years ago

      I like beer. Who doesn't right? I never made it at home or something like that, but I did help my grandpa to make some homemade liquors of all sorts. Sometimes I ask myself, ''how on Earth I'm not drunk regularly with all these bottles of drinks in my storage and basement''. :D

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      blujeanmomma 4 years ago from Rocky Mountains

      @Nathanville: The US had an age limit of 18 then they raised it several years back. I don't agree with it and I'm glad that I was over 21 when they changed it.

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      Arthur Russ 4 years ago from England

      I guess the 21 age limit is for America as in England you have to be over 18.

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      flopshot 5 years ago

      Great info. I have been thinking of trying a home brew for a while now, just haven't done it yet. Your lens is tempting me to try.

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      blujeanmomma 5 years ago from Rocky Mountains

      @SelJones: Temperature is fairly important when you are brewing beer - however, the temperature range is pretty wide (68 -80).

      It you try to brew beer when it's too cold, it will kill the yeast and it won't ferment. Having said that, we have brewed beer in temperatures of 50-55. We did let the beer brew a few days longer before it was bottled and it was fine.

      If the room that you are trying to brew in is consistently over 85, it will also cause issues with the yeast. We have also brewed over 85 but that was for only one or two days out of the fermenting time (and was the last 2 days) We bottled early just in case.

      If I had a choice of a colder room or a warmer one, I would go for the colder one and then try to keep your fermenter in an area that has little or no drafts. Cover it with a sweater or blanket to keep the temperature steady.

      Remember that it's good to be in between 68 - 80 for best results and keep away from air conditioning or heat ducts and the temperature will vary a great deal from when it's on to when it's off as yeast hates wide temperature fluctuations.

      A room full of snake tanks? Interesting indeed :)

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      SelJones 5 years ago

      Just started myself. How important is the temperature for the actual fermentation - will it still work at lower temps? And what happens if the temp is higher? I only have two real options - in a room full of snake tanks or in a colder part of the house

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      Ahdilarum 5 years ago

      Cheers, you have tempted me to consume one..great lens..

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      girlfriendfactory 5 years ago

      I don't even like beer but I was impressed by this and all of the information provided! Everyone needs beer for St. Paddy's Day, right? You definitely deserve a Flyby Winging and it can be found among the other blessed lenses for today at Have Wings Will Bless More! They may call me an aimless wanderer, but not all who wander are aimless and I'm glad my aim was good when I wandered upon this. ~Ren

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      I have made wine (10 years in a row) and beer. I'm sticking to beer all the way. Jolly good lens!

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      chrisqw 5 years ago

      Very interesting lens. Thanks!

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      Lawrence Hebb 5 years ago from Hamilton, New Zealand

      Good information. I should try this

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      HowToKeg 5 years ago

      Very nice information, was thinking about trying out Coopers. Never tasted it before and was curious if it was any good. Thanks for the review!

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      camshaw007 lm 5 years ago

      Great lens, my next door neighbour and I brew beer also.

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      davidp711 lm 5 years ago

      This kit really makes brewing beer so easy. Nice lens.

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      gregoryolney lm 6 years ago

      I've been brewing my own for years now and I recommend Coopers. It really is very easy as long as you have the right kit and follow the instructions carefully. Works out about 30p a pint which ain't bad - and it tastes good too !

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      taliasmith23 6 years ago

      i don't like beer at all but my husbands uncles make their own beers and its not that bad... great lens btw

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Cool Lens. I've used kits to make beer for awhile. I prefer the flexibility and control that a full mash gives me, but sometime you just gotta brew something quick and tasty and these kits are perfect.

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      blanckj 6 years ago

      Whoa! Gotta try it! Thanks

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      seradis 6 years ago

      We have tried the Cooper's Home Brew and it is good! Great lens! Thumbs up!

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      blujeanmomma 6 years ago from Rocky Mountains

      @Pete Schultz: Pete,

      Making beer at home is actually easier than my husbands shows & explains above. Most of the time he makes the beer just like it is stated on the product label but he also like to experiment.The way he has created it for this lens is the longer and more involved way.

      Yeah, it really is simple ( if it wasn't he wouldn't have ever started brewing his own).

      I hope that you do try your hand at it as it is a rush to say that you have made your own beer and then when you taste it - you'll amaze yourself.

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      zentao 6 years ago

      wow, that home brew beer looks like some good stuff! I might have o check out a set!

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      Pete Schultz 6 years ago

      I've had home brews before, quite good actually. I didn't know it was (or at least appears) this easy.

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      TonyKK 6 years ago

      Have only brewed one batch with Coopers Kit. It was an IPA. Turned out great. Im looking forward to brewing future batched of Coopers. Thanks for your attention. TonyKK

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      jackieb99 6 years ago

      I love brewing beer...it's my new obsession!

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      ICanCook 6 years ago

      I haven't brewed any beer at home but it's something I've always wanted to do. I'm sure this lens will give me lots of help. Thanks.

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      javr 6 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

      You can make really good beer with Coopers kits.

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      roelkerss 6 years ago

      had the perfect kit also. I like the lens. Thumbs up. Like reading on articles with home beer making topic.

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      WriterBuzz 6 years ago

      Nice idea for a lens. Very informative. Gave you a quick thumbs up.

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      cbessa 6 years ago

      I still think is something like those "everything in a powder, you just put some water and it pops" juice, you know

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      AslanBooks 6 years ago

      I have everything but the bottle capper and the perfect kit to start with (I love amber ales).

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      stihlhuman 8 years ago

      Nice lens, there's sure a lot to get through here. Great pastime. Check out my blog

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      danishprince 8 years ago

      This is an absolutely brilliant site. Full of valuable tips and how to's on getting started with home brewing. Really helpful to give a recipe for people that are getting started. If you get a chance, check out my Home Brewery blog

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      AndrewGreen LM 8 years ago

      Fantastic. What more can i say. I agree with greg2213 it is like a complete site.

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      AndrewGreen LM 8 years ago

      Fantastic. What more can i say. I agree with greg2213 it is like a complete site.

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      CDDJEquipment 8 years ago

      This is a great lens that is really informative. Well done for fighting the good fight in favor of home brewing. You may want to check out this link http://homebeermaking.ruqqa.com/

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      juzme 9 years ago

      Great lens on Coopers Brewery Beer Brewing products :-) Learned a lot just by reading thru your lens. You are right, after drinking your own home brewed beer, you will never want to go back to store bought beer again! Btw, I just started a blog on beer brewing and beer kits and hope you can visit my blog too when you have the time.

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      greg2213 9 years ago

      This isn't a lens, it's a whole site! Nicely done.

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      carro lm 9 years ago

      Cool, I will try it

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      iconcurr 9 years ago

      I always wondered about making my own beer. Thanks for the info. Keep it coming...

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      ElizabethJeanAl 9 years ago

      I have some friends that brew their own beer. It's a fun hobby.

      5 stars

      Liz