Using a beer kit is a good intro to home brewing, and Veteran beer-making instructor Jeremy Frey, from F. H. Steinbart Company (one of the oldest home beer supply houses in the country) takes us step-by-step how to make a batch of homemade beer.
If you are interested in making fruit wines at home, or brewing up a small batch of something, then a mini primary fermenter may be a great thing to invest in. They are so easy to make and you can use any food grade plastic container.
Fermented fruit sodas are so fun to make, simple, and delicious. The blackberries we gathered have a lot of flavor, but are really not very sweet– so turning them into fermented blackberry soda is a great option.