Brewfather Alternatives

    Brewfather is described as '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' and is an app in the Home & Family category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Brewfather 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 Brewfather are Brewer's Friend (Freemium), Brew Recipe Developer (Free), brewsta (Free, Open Source) and QBrew (Free).

    This page was last updated Dec 11, 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.
      • 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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    1. 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
      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.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Homebrewer's recipe calculator. Use this to formulate recipes for ales, lagers and stouts. It also includes a brewing primer for those just starting out in the homebrewing hobby.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.4.1, released in May 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.



      • 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.
      • 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.

      • 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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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      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!
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