BeerSmith Alternatives

    BeerSmith is described as 'Learn to brew beer at home and join one of the most active homebrewing communities on the web. Home brewing recipes, forum, software, articles, podcast and much more.Design Great Beer!' and is an app in the Home & Family category. There are more than 10 alternatives to BeerSmith for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is Brewtarget, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like BeerSmith are Brewfather (Freemium), Brewer's Friend (Freemium), Brew Recipe Developer (Free) and Hobbybrew (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 27, 2020

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Brewtarget is FREE brewing software, and an open source beer recipe creation tool available for Linux, Mac, and Windows. It automatically calculates color, bitterness, and other parameters for you while you drag and drop ingredients into the recipe.
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      Does not import/export beersmith 2 or 3 recipes, as claimed. Lacks much functionality.
      Negative comment about 2 years ago

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    1. Brewfather allows you to easily create and manage your homebrewing recipes as well as keep track of all the details in your batches and your ingredients inventory.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Brewer's Friend is a set of tools and homebrewing information to help you brew your very best, every time. Easy to use for beginners with powerful features for advanced brewers.
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    2. Brew Recipe Developer is a Windows application that may help to develop brewing recipes. All sub-processes, start up from the selection of raw materials, over wort preparation, fermentable content, mashing process in any kind, hops, first and second fermentation(...
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      An open tool, tied to www.hobbybirra.com, to formulate, manage, preview homebrewing recipes, upload them to a common repository, and share them with other homebrewers. Latest official releases on http://www.hobbybirra.it/hobbybrew/

      Discontinued

      Latest release was released on Oct 10th, 2009.



      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Brewsta, design, store and edit beer recipes. Cross platform home brewing software.home-brewing

      Discontinued

      Latest release, v1 1b36, was released on Feb 25th, 2007.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      MacBarley is a Macintosh application that allows a home brewer to formulate beer recipes and calculate bitterness, gravity, alcohol, color etc. It is written in Cocoa (Objective C) and is compatible with Mac OS 10.5 or later.

      Discontinued

      Latest release, 0.2, was released on Apr 22nd, 2008.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      StrangeBrew - Java based Homebrew Recipe tool.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      Simple and lightning fast homebrewing calculators. Access it anywhere at anytime.
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      • Windows
      BrewFriar is project based, that means that you will first setup your project, define what ingredients and equipment you need.
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