Want to brew your own delicious homebrewed beer? It’s easier than you think!
You will find a lot of instructions and general advice on these pages.
Some will be contradictory. Read and read some more.
Ask questions from other brewers on the mailing list.
How to Brew – by John Palmer
This is the place to start reading. John has written a great book for beginners. Download from his website: How to Brew
No special equipment needed
An Instructable article on how to make a mini batch of beer without any special equipment.
YouTube – Easy Home Brewing with a Cooper’s Micro Brew Kit: YouTube Video
Greg’s quick and easy beer. A good read to improve your kit beer. Making better kit beers
Instructable: a pictorial guide to brew full grain
This is a step by step guide to brew beer from scratch using the raw ingredients. The method explained here is a “full mash / full grain” meaning that the extract is made from crushed malted grain and not pre-prepared extract, which can be bought in a tin. Going full grain
How to keep track of your brews
Resources to record and keep track of your recipes Hopville Recipe Tracker
An article about beer at Wikipedia discussing a short history, ingredients, types and styles of beer etc.
A wikibook about brewing.
Paul Sorrenson’s Brew Wiki. This Brew Wiki has many informative How-To’s: from your first brew to making your own equipment.