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Old 09-11-2010, 01:27 AM   #1
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Anyone know of any good iPhone apps geared toward brewing?
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Old 09-11-2010, 03:04 AM   #2
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Kent Place Software makes BeerAlchemy for the mac, i'm pretty sure they have an iPhone app.

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Old 09-11-2010, 08:20 AM   #3
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I use Brewzor Pro BETA and HomeBrew Calculator (ghost chili) and they are pretty good. Basic calculators, no recipe formulation or anything, but these are just the free ones. I used Homebrew Calc today for the boil timer. It has the ability to enter in your hop additions and will alarm when it's time to add. Nice feature. Brewzor does have some recipe formulation, but I haven't used it; i stick with Beersmith on the desktop.

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Old 09-11-2010, 08:48 AM   #4
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Brew Pal.
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Old 09-11-2010, 12:01 PM   #5
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+1 for BrewPal - hasn't failed me yet. It's great for those of use who just want to brew and not worry too much about al the nooks and crannies yet. Well worth the $0.99. I realy like the ability to export the brew sheet to my e-mail and print it

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Old 09-11-2010, 02:23 PM   #6
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if you have a mac BeerAlchemy is really good to integrate with the iphone/touch. I do the recipe on the mac, sync to my touch, use the touch while brewing, and resync to the mac when done. Does all the calc's I need during the brew day.
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Old 09-11-2010, 03:53 PM   #7
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+2 on beer alchemy
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Old 09-11-2010, 05:32 PM   #8
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Brew Pal is awesome if you are just using your iPhone. For .99, I don't think you can beat it. You can juggle a bunch of recipes at once- it's just solid.

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Old 09-11-2010, 05:42 PM   #9
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Also a fan of Brew Pal

Although if I had a mac I would probably use Beer Alchemy just for the integration/syncing aspect, as I tend to develop recipes on my PC using BeerSmith, and would LOVE to be able to just sync them to my phone.

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Old 09-11-2010, 11:24 PM   #10
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ibrewmaster is good. but its $5.

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