Det Lilla Köksbryggeriet: The Little Kitchen Brewery

Make a delicious craft beer in your own kitchen with this simple home brewing kit

Craft beers are well and truly taking over the bar scene in the US and Europe, as an ever-growing number of microbreweries continue to educate and delight people with unusual lagers, ales and porters. But for the true beer connoisseur, it might be time to try taking the next step: home brewing. In Sweden, beer lovers Jakob Nielsen and Mikael Zetterberg have made it easy …

Braven Brewing Company

Rejuvenating Bushwick's brewing tradition with inventive craft beers

New York is a city in a constant state of change with local, national and global forces shaping neighborhoods and communities. While Brooklyn’s Bushwick neighborhood is now best known for its vibrant artist community and wood-fired pizza, it was once home to a thriving beer industry. Up until the early ’70s when massive industrial breweries began to dominate the market, Bushwick (and indeed Brooklyn as …

Almanac Beer Company

Pumpkin barley wine and other unique brews made with local California ingredients

There’s no shortage of craft beer-makers in the US. Over the past decade, the number of microbreweries, brew pubs and home-brewers has exploded—just about everybody has a friend who insists his or her homemade IPA beats anything on tap. However a fresh approach to beer-making is always welcome, and Almanac Beer Company has done just that. Based in the heart of Northern California’s wine country, …