Home Brew Chef

This Newsletter highlights the Thanksgiving Feast with a Beer Cuisine menu that incorporates Home Brew Chef’s take on Thanksgiving celebrations around the world. Enjoy!

Home Brew Chef Featured Menu

Featured Menu

A Thanksgiving Feast | Beer Cuisine Style

Kartoffel Suppe (Potato Soup)

Trumer Pils – Paired with a Kartoffel Suppe (Potato Soup) infused with smoked bacon and Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Urbock

Dunkelweizen brined Wiener Schnitzel

Laguntias Bavarian-Styled Doppel Weizen – Poured with a Dunkelweizen brined Wiener Schnitzel (local Pork) served with pretzel spätzle, Rotkohl (red cabbage) infused with spices topped with a bier mustard sauce

Knockwurst poached in a Shiner Bock

Firestone Walker Oaktoberfest – Served with Knockwurst poached in a Shiner Bock, sauerkraut made with cabbage, fennel and carrots, with a smoked onion bier sauce

Gugelhupf Bierkuchen (German Beer Cake)

Sierra Nevada Kellerweis Hefeweizen – Paired with a Gugelhupf Bierkuchen (German Beer Cake) infused with Bock beer soaked dried fruit and a beer frosting.


This menu is also available in our Community Menu's page, making it into a perfect shopping list, to help you make this wonderful German feast.  For more German recipes and menu ideas, check out our  Thanksgiving Feast Menu.


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


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.

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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