RainMakers Supply is Chicagoland’s premier home brew store with quality ingredients, all the home brew supplies and equipment you need plus tips from the leading industry experts.

Just starting out or looking for a new hobby?

We are here to help you start brewing…Beer, Cider, Mead and Wine.

We carry a large variety of brewing equipment, chemicals, beer kits, brew kits, bottles, carboys, grains, hops, kettles, parts, regulators, taps, wine kits, wine bottles, yeast and much more!


Home Brew Store: Homebrewing Made Easy

RainMakers Supply has everything you need to achieve homebrewing success whether starting a new hobby or fine-tuning your favorite recipe. There are many advantages to brewing your own and RainMakers makes it easy with quality ingredients, supplies and a team of experts ready to make sure you enjoy homebrewing as much as we do.

Our unique store features everything you need including the best in home brewing ingredients, supplies and equipment to help you start brewing Beer, Wine, Cider and Mead. Brewing your own alcoholic beverage is easy with the right home brewing equipment, quality ingredients, and a little patience.

Some of the most important considerations when homebrewing are choosing the right strain of yeast and effectively managing the fermentation process. Maintaining cleanliness and sanitation is a critical aspect of controlling fermentation for quality home brews.

Home Brew Ingredients: Yeast, Fermentation and Patience

RainMakers Supply carries only quality home brew ingredients with a wide variety of yeasts, flavorings, grains, hops, and malt extracts. Yeast and fermentation is the key to quality home brewed beer as yeast produces a wide range of flavoring compounds which dramatically impact the final character of your home brew beer.

Some of our home brew ingredients include:

  • Additives
  • Chemicals
  • Flavorings
  • Grain – Briess | Crisp | Rahr | Simpsons | Weyerman
  • Hops – Yakima Hops | Cryo Hops | LD Carlson
  • Malt Extracts – Briess | BSG | Muntons
  • Yeast – Wyeast | Omega | Lalvin | Red Star | Lallemand | Safale

Our home brewing experts will help you choose the right strain of yeast and show you how to provide the proper conditions for healthy fermentation and great flavor.

Home Brewing Equipment and Supplies

RainMakers Supply is a home brew store with a wide selection of quality home brewing equipment and supplies including home brew kits for beer, cider and wine. We offer quality bottles, wine bottles, parts, taps and much more. We carry the finest homebrewing tools which include the following:

Brewing Books

  • Beer | Cider | Mead | Wine

Brewing Equipment

  • Carboys | BLICHMANN | Brewer’s Best Kettles | Buckets | Fermenting Equipment | Vintage Shop Bottles

Home Brew, Cider & Wine Ingredient Kits

  • Brewers Best | Cider House | Vintner’s

Keg Beer Parts & Equipment

  • Bungs | Bottles 12oz & 22oz | Cappers | Foxx Keg Parts | Hose & Tubing | Hydrometers | Kegerators | Regulators | Sanke Taps | Thermometers | Wrenches

Wine, Mead & Soda

  • Wine Bottles | Flavorings | Local Honey | Savannah Bee Honey (tupelo & orange blossom)

Whether looking to make some pale ale, lager, wine, hard cider or mead, RainMakers Supply has the home brew supplies you’re looking for to get your brew on. There is nothing better than sitting back and enjoying the fruits of your labor whether you like a cold home brew beer on a hot summer day or a crisp, hard cider to take the chill off. We can help you create your favorite recipes to enjoy every season for every occasion with endless possibilities.

We offer industry leading experts and only the finest in home brew ingredients, supplies and equipment. Let us show you how easy it is to brew your own and your biggest worry will be finding room in your beer fridge or wine cellar for your delicious home brew beverages.

1 oz. Hop Pellets

Starting at $2.59 – $2.99

Beer Bottles 24/12oz. & 12/22oz. - Starting at $12.99

Sanke Tap $46.99

Beer Ingredient Kits starting at $32.95 - $51.95

Agata Bench Capper starting at $43.19

Grain Mill w/Hopper starting at $128.99

This Mill is a great tool for efficiently grinding malted and non-malted barleys, corn, and grains.

Cold Break Wort Chiller starting at $69.95

Fermenting Buckets - 2gal, 6.5gal & 7.9gal

2 Liter Glass - Metal Handle Growler starting at $39.49

Brewers Best Element Burner - Starting at $124.95

Capable of bringing ten gallons of water (at 50°F) to a boil in less than one hour, the Element Burner is highly efficient and than one hour, and works great with any size pot or kettle. Spend less time waiting and more time brewing! FEATURES: Adjustable 10 PSI Propane Regulator w/ 36″ Hose, 10.125″ Cast Adjustable 10 PSI Propane Regulator w/ 36″ Hose, 10.125″ Cast Iron Burner.

Kettles - 20qt, 8gal, 16gal & 20gal. Starting at $33 - $195

BeerBox Single or Double Kits $115 - $199.99

Omega Yeast - Several Strains at $8.89

Propper Starter starting at $4.59

Propper Starter concentrated wort makes it easy to give your yeast the proper start when preparing high gravity brews, cold-pitched lagers, yeast packs nearing expiration and whenever a starter is recommended. No more measuring messy DME. No more waiting to boil and cool. Just mix one can with an equal amount of purified water in a sanitized flask to produce one liter of ready starter wort. For increasing biomass and vitality in your yeast, Prop It Up with a can of Propper Starter! Recommended Use: One (1) can of Propper Starter makes one litre starter.

Wyeast - Dozens of strains, vary from $7.99 - $14.99

Flavorings Spices, Herbs & Fruit Flavorings

Muntons Malt Extract starting at $13.49 - 15.95

Vintner's Wine Making Equipment Kit starting at $104.99 & Deluxe Kit - $141.99

Contains: 7.9 Gallon Fermenter with Drilled and Grommeted Lid 6 Gallon Glass Carboy Liquid Crystal Thermometer Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser Double Lever Corker Premium Corks (30ct.) Mix-Stir Triple Scale Hydrometer Econolock Drilled Universal Carboy Bung 5 ft Siphon Tubing Fermtech Auto Siphon Combination Bottle Filler Bottle Brush Equipment Instructions.

Star San Sanitizer-"Don't Fear The Foam!" 8 oz-$14, 32 oz.-$25


We offer a huge selection of products and supplies to get your brew on.  Don’t see something you need?  Give us a call today to learn more about what we carry in stock.

RainMakers Supply is your one stop for home brewing success with everything to get you started or perfect your master brewing process. We offer quality home brew supplies, equipment, ingredients, and tips from homebrewing experts. Contact us with any questions and to get started brewing from Chicagoland’s premier home brew store.


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14730 S Cicero Ave
Midlothian, IL 60445


Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday: Closed