Brew Your Own Pale Ale in Brooklyn with a Craft Beer Expert

Join the home brew movement and learn to make batches of beer perfectly suited to your tastes.

Brew Your Own Pale Ale in Brooklyn with a Craft Beer Expert
  • Brew beer from start to finish at a hands-on workshop in Brooklyn
  • Discuss the details of beer and the home brew movement over a pint with your host
  • Come to 61 Local to enjoy the beer you made when it’s ready in a few weeks
  • All ingredients and beer is included in the price

Start your journey to becoming a true beer aficionado by learning how to home brew with Fritz Fernow, a veteran of the Brooklyn brewing scene who works with Private Tap, the online home for everything local in craft beer.

As a life-long lover of strong and flavorful beers, Fritz will help you make a West Coast Pale Ale at his home in Cobble Hill. While you’re waiting for something to heat up or cool down, there will be plenty of time to ask Fritz how to perfect the process.

Fritz will review the day’s activities over a well-deserved pint. We’ll invite you back to 61 Local, a Brooklyn public house that supports great local craft producers, for a tasting party in a few weeks when your beer has fermented.

The minimum number of bookings for this SideTour to take place is 4 spots.


Meet the Host

Fritz Fernow - Home Brewer

Fritz Fernow

Home Brewer

The beer in his hand has always been a status symbol for Fritz Fernow, which back in the 70s and with limited choice meant he usually wound up drinking Guinness, Heineken Dark or going to Canada for high octane beers.

Fast forward 27 years to 2007 and the craft beer scene is booming and Fritz...

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