Home brewing basics for beginners

So you’ve decided to start brewing beer at home. Congratulations, you’re now entering a world known for its great community, breadth and depth as a hobby, and of course, delicious delayed gratification in the form of homemade beer. Home brewing can be as easy or as advanced as you want, and that’s part of the joy and allure of it. Plus, no matter where you’re … Continue reading Home brewing basics for beginners

Where to get home brewing equipment in Singapore

Home brewing supply stores are a rarity in Singapore. You’ll never come across one by chance during your visit to a shopping mall. And that’s understandable, given how they are very few and far between. Home brewing, after all, is still very much a nascent hobby here. In fact, in Singapore, we count only two places dedicated to supplying home brewing equipment and ingredients here … Continue reading Where to get home brewing equipment in Singapore

Is home brewing legal in Singapore?

The short answer is yes. A licence isn’t even required. However, according to Singapore Customs, the agency governing this aspect of the law in Singapore, there are some rules. It’s perfectly legal to home brew beer (whether lagers, ales, stouts, or any other beer) and to make other fermented beverages in your house, provided the below restrictions are adhered to. They include: You must be … Continue reading Is home brewing legal in Singapore?

Should I pick up home brewing?

Is home brewing for you? That’s a question many start asking after having a really good pint one day, and wondered if they could ever make such an amazing drink themselves. There are many joys to be had from home brewing, just like you would with any hobby, and how in-depth you want to go into it is entirely up to you. Technically, anyone can … Continue reading Should I pick up home brewing?