Brewing ClassesSee All Brewing Classes
Not sure if you're ready to take the brewing plunge? Take a class, or gift one to someone else! Our Brewshop 101 class is a fantastic experience for anyone looking to develop a deeper understanding of beer, its ingredients, and the process by which it's made in a friendly and savvy environment. Looking for something for an advanced brewer? Check out our All-Grain or Recipe Design Class.
Gift CardsGift Cards
The quick and easy gift that makes every homebrewer happy is the humble gift card, which signals that you trust the receiver to make their own decisions in life, and want them to be happy with their choices. Our gift cards come via email and can be printed (perfect for a last minute gift).
Stocking StuffersStuff Those Stockings
Declare your allegiance for all things Bitter & Esters with one of our fine t-shirts or pint glasses emblazoned with our distinctive logo. These are not only great gifts, but will also signal your fine taste to prospective suitors. Adorn your feet with some beer socks and stock your shower with beer soap to complete the look.
1 Gallon Brewing Essentials Kit1 Gallon Starter Kit
Our one gallon starter kits come with the essential equipment you need to make beer the right way. Perfect as a starter gift for those in small spaces, like NYC.
2.5 Gallon Brewing Essentials Kit2.5 Gallon Starter Kit
The 2.5 Gallon Kit is the perfect compromise for the brewer who might be tight on space, but is ready to step up their brewing game. Add in a kettle and you'll be ready to rock and roll.
5 Gallon Brewing Essentials Kit5 Gallon Starter Kit
Our 5 Gallon kit gives brewers the chance to (figuratively) paint on a bigger canvas by offering the ability to brew up to 2 cases of beer (48 - 12 oz. Bottles) at one time.
Hard SeltzerHard Seltzer Kit
Easier to make than you might think (and naturally gluten-free) our Hard Seltzer kit comes with the proper amount of corn sugar and yeast nutrient you'll need to make a truly artisanal seltzer. Flavor it with fragrant citrus peels or anything else that tickles your fancy.
Kombucha Starter Kit2.5 Gallon Starter Kit
The perfect gift for the probiotic lover in your life. Our kombucha kits include an organically grown, gluten free, vegan SCOBY that should have your first batch of Kombucha ready in 5-7 days. Our wide mouth glass jar makes adding your SCOBY (and cleaning your jar) easy.
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NYC BREWERY SERIES
The NYC Brewery Series is the best way for homebrewers across the country to get a taste of the delicious and creative NYC beer scene. These recipes come from some of the finest breweries in the five boroughs - authenticity guaranteed.
We are an authorized Sodastream retailer and will gladly accept Carbonator exchanges. We also carry new/additional carbonators.
Carbonators and exchanges/re-fills are available in-store. Pre-pay for exchanges on the website and pickup in-store when you receive an email/SMS confirmation that it's ready to go.
Brewshop 101: Homebrewing Essentials
Learn to brew beer! This introductory class is for anyone looking to develop a deeper understanding of beer, its ingredients, and the process by which it's made in a friendly environment. You’ll learn the basics about extract brewing, malts, grains, hops, yeasts and how to avoid or troubleshoot the most common problems.
Brewshop 501: All-Grain Brewing
Ready to level up? This is an advanced class for the intermediate or experienced extract brewer. We’ll take an in depth look at the mashing process and different styles of mashing/lautering & sparging along with the enzymatic and chemical pathways involved. We highly recommend you take our Brewshop 101 before tackling our advanced classes.
Recipe Design - Theory & Practice
Design a beer just for you! Writing beer recipes can be daunting, especially for new brewers. From malts and hops to yeast and adjuncts, every decision can affect the final flavor of the brew. In this class, students will learn the basics of writing a beer recipe. If you’re looking to take more control over your brewing process and learn some recipe fundamentals, then this class is for you.