BeerSmith Forum Major Upgrade

by Brad Smith on August 15, 2022 · 0 comments

Over the weekend I completed a long overdue revision of the BeerSmith forum. I moved to a new forum software platform, which adds a ton of new features. I also secured the main BeerSmith web site, blog, forum and recipes site so they all redirect to our secure server now. This resolved a series of […]

A Few Hundred Free Brewing Articles to Enjoy

by Brad Smith on April 7, 2020 · 0 comments

With so many of us in some form of lock-down, I thought I might offer my fellow brewers some light reading to pass the time.So I spent the weekend indexing the roughly 360 articles from my blog over the last 12 years. I’ve organized them by major topic, and they are all available for free […]

Fifteen Years of BeerSmith – Our 15th Anniversary

by Brad Smith on October 22, 2018 · 1 comment

In late October of 2003, I published version 1.0 of BeerSmith. Now 15 years later, the BeerSmith community has grown and through the software, newsletter, articles and podcast to reach hundreds of thousands of brewers worldwide. I would like to personally thank each and every one of you for your continued support. A Brief History […]

Marshall Schott, author of the Brulosophy blog joins me this week to discuss some of the innovative experiments he and others are doing comparing home brewing techniques and ingredients. This is one episode you don’t want to miss! Subscribe on iTunes to Audio version or Video version or on Google Play Download the MP3 File […]

This week marks the third anniversary of the BeerSmith blog, which started on 14 Feb 2008. I thought I would mark the event by talking a bit about recent changes and also provide you a few of my favorite posts from the last year. It has been a big year for BeerSmith and the blog […]

The Home Brewing with BeerSmith Book is Out

by Brad Smith on November 1, 2010 · 0 comments

Just a quick (and final) note since I have a lot of you who follow the blog via RSS/Email – I released the “Home Brewing with BeerSmith” book last Wednesday! The book is a compilation of over 70 articles from the BeerSmith blog. Thanks to the community, it has been well received so far. Quite […]

Have you ever wanted to access the BeerSmith blog on the go? We recently added an iphone/mobile friendly version of the blog. If you access the BeerSmith blog from your iphone, blackberry or many other mobile devices, you will now see that it has been formatted into a phone friendly theme. If you want to […]

BeerSmith Blog Second Anniversary

by Brad Smith on February 13, 2010 · 4 comments

This week marks the end of the second year of the BeerSmith Home Brewing Blog, and this is our 94th published article on home brewing. It has been a great experience to date, giving me a chance to learn about and write on a huge number of brewing topics. I’ve started a few more projects […]

Welcome to the BeerSmith Home Brewing Blog

by Brad Smith on February 11, 2008 · 2 comments


Welcome to the brewing blog. New content will be added weekly on a wide range of brewing topics including brewing techniques, home brewing, ingredients, brewing specific styles and how to use BeerSmith Software. For the first few weeks we will be publishing a few articles a week, but intend to settle down to one […]