Home Brew Chef

This December, Home Brew Chef is introducing a multitude of original and unique recipes to usher in Beer Cuisine to the holiday table. Go to the online cookbook to check out new ideas for homemade host gifts that will make any family gathering, spontaneous potluck and bottle shares with friends merry and bright! 

Home Brew Chef Featured Menu

Featured Recipes

A Holiday Feast | Beer Cuisine Style

Barleywine Marinated Prime Rib

A recipe | technique on how to 'Wet Age' your prime rib, then marinate it in an English style barleywine, adding a malty element to the decedent meat.

Holiday Ale Cured Ham

Here is a recipe and the 'how to' instructions to make your own house-cured ham, cuisine à la bière style. After the pork leg is cured, it can be boiled to make a 'City Ham', roasted or smoked.

Holiday Goose | Injected with Belgian Quadrupel and Roasted

The rich meaty flavor of goose is well complemented by dried fruits like cherries, figs, prunes, raisins and apricots. A Belgian-style Quadrupel mimics these flavors with the malts, yeast and additional sugars that harmonize during fermentation.


For more great recipes, perfect for home-made gift giving ideas
check out our gift recipes section!


More Hoilday Feast recipes are available in our
Online Cookbook's Holiday Feast section!


New Home Brew Chef Look!

Some of our great Community Members have shared their thoughts on Home Brew Chef and we've been listening! To enhance your experience, we've:

- Designed a new look and feel to the site. We've
improved navigation so you can get to the recipes and menus you
love even faster and it's easier to find the content your looking for.

- Improved topbar navigation in Chef's Table customized to your
membership level for easy access to your site tools and features.
Have you tried the search function yet?

- Blog posts, videos and newly added podcast can now be found
under the Media tab.

- The Recipes tab is now called Cookbook. All the recipes can be
found under this tab divided out by course or type of receipe. Seasonal
recipes can be found at the bottom of the dropdown menu. These will
rotate out depending on the season.


Chef's Table
BASE Member Tutorial Videos

To our Members, and greater community, thank you for your continued interest and support of Home Brew Chef. We spent the summer building new tools and video tutorials that describe features available to BASE Members on Chef’s Table. For an overview of exclusive Chef’s Table features, including the online cookbook, watch the video below to learn more. If you are intrigued by what you see, we encourage you to subscribe to Chef's Table for a BASE Membership.

Introduction to BASE Membership

Featured BASE Member Tools

Meal Planner


Plan your week's meals with Home Brew Chef recipes, drag-and-drop, generate and print a shopping list and head to the store. It's that easy!

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Community Menus


For the Community by the Community.... Check out how you can share your favorite Home Brew Chef recipes with your fellow Base Members.

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Home Brew Chef
Upcoming Events

BYO Boot Camp 2017

2017 BYO Boot Camp

Join Home Brew Chef Sean Paxton and Brew Your Own on February 24-25, 2017 in Santa Rosa, California for 2 days of small-class, hands-on, full-day brewing learning experiences.

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Libation Trailer Rental


Rent a Mobile Party

Do you have an upcoming party? Check out Home Brew Chef's Libation Trailer...! 10 taps, CO2 or Nitro, serve beer, wine, cider, cocktails and more.

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