Top Home Brewing Equipment
Price – $107
While some high-end start kits come with a wart chiller, many don’t. Immersion chillers are vital to the home brewing operation for one very important reason: they lower the risk of bacterial contamination. Cooling the boiling wart to the perfect yeast pitch temperature needs to happen as fast as possible; the longer it takes to cool, the higher the risk of contamination. Thus, an immersion wart chiller is an essential piece of kit in the home brewers operation.
I hope this article is helpful and will assist you in buying the best home brewing equipment.
Price – $10-15
Without the use of an electric pump, most home brewers will rely on gravity to transfer wort from their fermentation bucket and to transfer the beer to a keg or secondary vessel after primary fermentation is complete. The auto-siphon is an essential, cheap, piece of gear that are extremely easy to use. Which is a good thing because they perform such a vital function.
Price – $25 – 100
These three tools are not necessary to make beer. But they are vital to making GREAT beer. Having these tools in your home brewers kit will make you that much better of a brewer. The reward? Your beer will taste better.