Learn to brew with the American Homebrewers Association's director Gary Glass. Watch these short 3 minute videos to learn the basics of homebrewing. You can also find these instructions in our free magazine Zymurgy: An Introduction to Homebrewing.
Lesson 1: Introduction
Lesson 2: Brewing Ingredients
Lesson 3: Brewing Equipment
Lesson 4: Sanitation
You are on Lesson 5: Brewing Your First Batch of Beer Part I
Gary walks you through creating the wort for an German-style Hefeweizen brewed with extract. This is a great beginner beer recipe to try. Step-by-step directions are also provided in in our free magazine Zymurgy: An Introduction to Homebrewing.
Lesson 6: Brewing Your First Batch of Beer Part II
Lesson 7: Managing Fermentation
Lesson 8: Preparing to Bottle Your Beer
Lesson 9: Bottling Your Beer