Resources

Here are some additional resources for various aspects of these wonderful fermenting hobbies.

 
Beer

  • Asheville Brewers Supply Legionnaires: Our own online homebrew community. Join the conversation!
  • Mountain Ales and Lager Tasters (MALT): Asheville Area's local homebrew club. Lots of talented and knowledgeable brewers. MALT members receive 10% discount with proof of current membership.
  • Our own hop guide.
  • Our own basic water chemistry guide.
  • www.homebrewtalk.com    A wonderful online community with vast expanses of knowledge, tips n tricks, recipes, etc.
  • www.byo.com    Brew Your Own magazine's webpage. Lots of good stuff here.
  • https://www.homebrewersassociation.org/    The American Homebrewers Association. The craft beer world owes a great deal to this organization and the culture its created. We apply a 10% discount to AHA members with proof of current membership.
  • "The Complete Joy of Homebrewing"    Charlie Papazian's opus magnum. A must for any homebrewer. Beginner/Intermediate.
  • "How to Brew"    John Palmer's decidedly thorough and technical masterpiece. Intermediate/Advanced

Wine

  • www.winemakingtalk.com    A wonderful online community with vast expanses of knowledge, tips n tricks, recipes, etc.
  • https://winemakermag.com/    Wine Maker Magazine's webpage. Great page.
  • "Home Winemaking"    Penned by Jon Iverson, this is our favorite text on homemade grape wine. Step-by-step guide with insight and information valuable to both the beginner and advanced winemaker. Practical and concise.
  • French Broad Vignerons   The Asheville Area's wine makers club. Great group of folks!

Cider/Mead

  •  www.homebrewtalk.com    A wonderful online community with vast expanses of knowledge, tips n tricks, recipes, etc.
  • www.winemakingtalk.com    A wonderful online community with vast expanses of knowledge, tips n tricks, recipes, etc.

Distilling

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  • StillSmart    Friendly and intelligent UK-based forum related to distillation and distillation related topics.
  • The Modern Distiller    Another good forum we would like to point out.