Nothing! KY Law defers to United States Code of Federal Regulations Title 27, Part 25, Subpart L, Section 25.205 and Section 25.206 Basically, you must be 18+ years old,Can brew up to 100 gal/year single, 200 gal/year for 2+ adults Cannot sell your brew
Why Home Brew?Better taste than cheap beerMore satisfying because you made it!Less expensive than imports & micro brews!
How Do I Get Started?Be a Realist, do your homework before anything else!
Books1. The Complete Joy of Homebrewing 3rd Edition, by Charlie Papazian2. Brewmasters Bible: The Gold Standard, by Stephen Snyder3. Brew Your Own MagazineClubs1. B.O.C.K. - Brewers Of Central Kentucky – www.bockbrew.com2. A.H.A – American Homebrewers Association – www.brewersassociation.org3. Your Hobby – www.yourhobby.com/homebrewing
Computer SoftwareBeersmith – Widely considered the best – www.beersmith.comProMash – Also highly-regarded – www.promash.comBeer Labelizer – Online label creator – www.beerlabelizer.comBrewheads Calculators – www.brewheads.com/calc.php Tablet & Smart Phone Apps Too many to list, range from recipe formulators to food pairing to festivals! For iOS and Android