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Documents

A collection of downloadable files with information about the making and serving of fermented beverages.

Ingredient Order Form
This form lists the majority of ingredients we carry in stock at our Norfolk and Hampton locations. Fill this sheet out and bring it in to either store for quick service in putting together custom recipes. You can also create your recipe using our Custom Recipe Creator and print out an order sheet to take to a retail location.
Norfolk Branch - Choose File Type: Adobe PDF - Microsoft Excel
Hampton Branch - Choose File Type: Adobe PDF - Microsoft Excel

Basic Brewing Instructions
Printable leaflet covering the basics of beer making. This is the simple, step-by-step process to get you through a brew day. Store hours and phone numbers are also listed here.
Choose File Type: Adobe PDF - Microsoft Word - Online Version

Wine Kit Instructions
Step by step instructions for wine making. These are the instructions for Vintners Reserve winemaking kits and come packaged in each box. Instructions may vary slightly with each type of kit. More information can be found at www.winexpert.com.
Choose File Type: Adobe PDF - Online Version

Wine Recipes
A basic guide to formulating wine recipes. This sheet lists recipes to make 5 gallon batches of wine from many different kinds of fruit bases. These recipes can be used as guidelines to start formulating your own recipes.
Choose File Type: Adobe PDF - Microsoft Word - Online Version

Cider Equipment Kit Brochure
This brochure documents the contents of the cider making equipment kit from Brewer's Best. This kit is the starting point for cider making at home.
Choose File Type: Adobe PDF

Cider Recipe Instructions
Step by step instructions for making cider. These instructions are included in every cider recipe kit. Instructions may vary slightly with each kit.
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Draft Beer Quality Manual
A publication released by the Brewers Association covering the best practices for operating, maintaining and balancing a kegging system
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