Home Beer Brewing Supplies



RainMakers Supply is your premier, local home beer brewing supplies store in the Chicagoland area, offering a wide selection of high-quality home brewing equipment and supplies including home brew kits for beer, cider, and wine.

Chicagoland’s Local Home Brew Supplies Store

Brewing your own alcoholic beverage at home is a rewarding hobby that anyone can enjoy and easily progress with endless possibilities and recipes for a tasty home brew beverage. With the right home beer brewing supplies, all you need to do is know how to follow directions to get something drinkable on your first try. The brew store at RainMakers Supply offers a unique experience with a team of industry leaders and quality home brew supplies and accessories.

We can help you plan your first home brew batch with all the supplies and ingredients needed along with tips and tutorials for creating your own tasty home brew craft beer or wine. RainMakers Supply offers a wide selection of quality bottles, wine bottles, caps, parts, taps and much more. We can help show you how to brew, bottle and cap your beverages with the easiest method and a wide selection of various types of beer and wine bottles.

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.

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Essential Home Beer Brewing Supplies

At RainMakers Supply, our team of experts will help you determine what you really need for the essential home beer brewing supplies. As you progress in your home brewing craft we can guide you in some additional features and recipes you might be interested in. Whatever your goal with home brewing, our home brew experts can provide the plan, the supplies, ingredients, and directions for a successful home brew experience.

We carry the finest home brew supplies and accessories, here are some of the most essential home beer brewing supplies to get you started:

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)

RainMakers Supply offers these high-quality home beer brewing supplies and much more including a team of experts to help guide you for success. We can answer all your questions about brewing and bottling with tips for beginners or options for the advanced brewer to expand your possibilities. Ask about our home beer brewing classes and you and your friends can up your game quickly to an advanced home brewing guru.

RainMakers Supply: Local Home Brew Supplies and Accessories

Whether you want to gather around a good game and get your brew on with some home brew buddies or have some great tasting beer bottled and ready to take to your next gathering, brewing your own is a great way to connect with friends and family and show you care. Sharing the love that you bottled yourself is a rewarding experience and sharing the brewing process with another passionate soul is double the fun.

If you are wondering where to buy home brewing supplies near Chicago, RainMakers Supply offers high-quality ingredients, home brew supplies and accessories. Come and see why RainMakers Supply is the favorite local home brew store with an experienced staff to ensure your total success. Contact us with any questions and to get your brew on with Chicagoland’s premier home beer brewing supplies store.

Brewer's Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kits

Brewer's Best Beer Brewing Equipment Kits


Contains everything a beginning brewer needs except boiling pot, bottles & caps: 6.5-Gal “Ale Pail” Primary Fermenter with Grommeted Lid, 6.5-Gal “Ale Pail” Bottling Bucket with Spigot, 5-Gal Glass Carboy, “BB Brewing Guide” Book, Easy Clean No-Rinse Cleanser, Twin Lever Capper, Triple Scale Hydrometer, Siphon Hose & Shut-Off Clamp, Drilled Universal Carboy Bung, Liquid Crystal Thermometer, Lab Thermometer, Brew Paddle, Airlock, Fermtech Auto Siphon, Bottle Filler, Bottle Brush, Carboy Brush & Equipment Instructions.

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Kombucha Ingredient Kits

Comes in a variety of flavors.

Blackberry, Hemp, Raspberry, Passionfruit

1 oz. Hop Pellets

Beer Ingredient Kits

Agata Bench Capper starting

Beer Bottles 24/12oz. & 12/22oz.

Cold Break Wort Chiller

Fermenting Buckets - 2gal, 6.5gal & 7.9gal

Sanke Tap

Brewers Best Element Burner

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.

Grain Mill w/Hopper

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

Omega Yeast - Several Strains

Propper Starter

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.

2 Liter Glass - Metal Handle Growler

Flavorings Spices, Herbs & Fruit Flavorings

Muntons Malt Extract

BeerBox Single or Double Kits

Star San Sanitizer-"Don't Fear The Foam! 8oz & 32 oz

Vintner's Wine Making Equipment Kit & Deluxe Kit

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.

Wyeast - Dozens of strains


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.