New Giveaway - Wort Monster Conical Fermeneter!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > Cool brewing/beer apps




Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-16-2012, 09:30 PM   #1
Beer_me_plz
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Shreveport, Louisiana
Posts: 164
Liked 17 Times on 14 Posts

Default Cool brewing/beer apps

Here is a list of some apps I like to use/play with on my iPhone. Actually this is being typed up on my iPhone right now. (old school emoticon)

- homebrewtalk (duh)

- brew pal (my go to brewing app)

- BrewGene- great for reviewing beers and getting reviews from everyday drinkers. It also recommends beers you might like. Nice UI.

- BJCPstyles- a great reference tool if you want to know more on a particular style.

-Beer*- Cool facts about beer.

-Pandora- gotta have those jams playin!

These are the ones I like. They really help pass the time on brew day. Speaking of which time to go sparge! Any other good apps out there?



__________________
Beer_me_plz is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-19-2012, 10:20 PM   #2
Beer_me_plz
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Shreveport, Louisiana
Posts: 164
Liked 17 Times on 14 Posts

Default

Bump! No other cool apps out there?



__________________
Beer_me_plz is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-19-2012, 10:35 PM   #3
Lazarous
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Rohnert Park, CA
Posts: 379
Liked 10 Times on 9 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

I really like ibrewmaster it's great for keeping track of recipes and is my go to brew day app. also pintley is really cool for reviewing beers that you've tried but the best part is it will suggest beers that you may like based in your beer preferences

__________________
Lazarous is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-19-2012, 10:45 PM   #4
Beer_me_plz
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Shreveport, Louisiana
Posts: 164
Liked 17 Times on 14 Posts

Default

I was going to get ibrewmaster but the $10 price tag turned me off. Now I can't find brew pal in the app store so I'm afraid I may no longer get updates. There are a few things I would like to see improved with that app. I may have to foot the ten bucks and go I with ibrewmaster.

Anyway I think beer gene is similar to the other app you mentioned. I'll check it out and see which one I like more. Thanks!

__________________
Beer_me_plz is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-21-2012, 11:58 PM   #5
stdywell
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Shortsville, Ny
Posts: 73
Liked 5 Times on 5 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

Ibrewmaster is $15 now. Steep.

__________________
stdywell is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 12:18 AM   #6
duckredbeard
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: ATL
Posts: 589
Liked 42 Times on 33 Posts

Default

Not sure if is on apple, but android has Brewzor. Loaded with many useful calculators.

__________________
duckredbeard is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 02:44 AM   #7
petie
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Rumsey, KY
Posts: 340
Liked 92 Times on 61 Posts

Default

I been likin the the pintley app for quite a while.

__________________

If it didn't matter,it wouldn't matter!

petie is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 04:47 AM   #8
Hex
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Granite Bay, CA
Posts: 1,041
Liked 18 Times on 18 Posts
Likes Given: 23

Default

Here's my two favorite "brewing" apps:

iCelsius + $40 temperature probe,

pH Meter + $150 pH probe.

__________________
Hex is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 05:05 AM   #9
watergod
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 60
Default

Refractool. Is a great app to convert refractometer readings to hydrometer readings post fermentation.

__________________
watergod is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 05:20 AM   #10
sweetcell
Swollen Member
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
sweetcell's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Rockville, MD
Posts: 3,668
Liked 525 Times on 393 Posts
Likes Given: 217

Default

OP: dunno if you saw this, but there is an entire sub-forum dedicated to brewing software. you might get more replies there: http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f84/



__________________
.
What hops should I grow? Hop grower's comparison table

Drinking: a chocolate oatmeal stout, a belgian imperial stout, a Vertical Epic 09.09.09 clone
Fermenting: a split-batch belgian blond/saison
Aging: an oud bruin, a BDSA/Dubbel thingy, a soured Saison, my "Wild Oats" brett/sour, and some other stuff i can't think of at the moment...
Up next: who knows. maybe providing links to recipes for the above beers.
sweetcell is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools
Display Modes