Planning on shipping dates
September 10th, 2018 Comments

Hi Beer lovers, Last week, we received many emails regarding clarification on the shipping dates. In this update we want give a crisp and clear overview of the expected shipping batches. When we first envisioned Minibrew, our goal is to deliver a high end product which is easy... Read more

Backer BETA testing news

Usability tests, production timeline and shipment update
August 27th, 2018 Comments

Hi Minibrew friends,We are back with new insights into the current shipment status and certification process and insights from the internal beta tests. To assure every two weeks, a new update comes along, I will write the posts myself. Expect more snappy update vs one big upda...

Martin BETA tester news

We want YOU for BETA testing
July 20th, 2018 Comments

Hi Beerlovers,We are ready for BETA testing!Thus we are inviting everyone of YOU, our backers to come by our office to test MiniBrew's. image Beta testing team image_footer Meet our BETA testing team! Are you ready for some first hand experience using the Min...

Subassembly of the top housing news

Production update
July 4th, 2018 Comments

Hi Minibrew Fans,Things are moving fast and we’ve great news to share. We'll be sending out the first BETA batch to the very first beta backers this summer. It's finally happening. There are still some issues to work out, but we’re stoked that we’ve made that far.As mentioned ... Read more

Collab Winner "Alohawk Funky Weizen" news

Brewery Portal Tour & MiniBrew Beer in 100 NL Supermarkets

Patrick Layer
June 14th, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Fans,as promised last time a little introduction to our brewery portal for the professional brewer. Brewery Portal We will share more details in the next updates.BETA Test & Shipping DetailsSoon in a couple of weeks, we will reach out to you regarding f...

EB1 simultaneous brewing news

Engineering Build & Recipe Development Verification

Patrick Layer
May 30th, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Fans,Summer is here and our laboratory is running hot with a lot of new MiniBrews (Engineering Build) from our factory and even more fermenting kegs :) In this update, we share some information on- The performance of the new EB Build- Recipe development and verific...

CIP MiniBrew news

How to clean MiniBrew? Meet the CIP System

Patrick Layer
May 14th, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Fans, As you may know - we developed a meticulous automatic machine cleaning system. Just connect your MiniBrew to your tap water add a dishwasher tablet and press go. No manual action required during cleaning to wipe out any risks of contamination.Please see a sho... Read more

Unboxing MiniBrew news

MiniBrew Unboxing

Patrick Layer
May 7th, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Fans,Check out the unboxing video of the current Engineering Build.  CheersMiniBrew

EB1 first hand sample news

EB1 & Brewery Portal

Patrick Layer
May 1st, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Fans,Happy 1st of May! The Team is finally back all together in the Netherlands. What can you expect this update:- MiniBrew EB1 fresh from the production line- Meet the Brewery Portal- Other random hoppy bits MiniBrew EB1 fresh from the production line In January, ...

Streekbier festival voting news

Pump it up! Brew packs and Beer Brew Collabs!

Patrick Layer
April 16th, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Fans,Sunny Greetings from the Netherlands and China. We are back with some news/update of the current development status.What can you expect this update?1) PUMP It up - Hardware testing2) Brewpack development3) Beer Brewing Collabs for the Streekbier Festival - we ... Read more

Sieve Crushed Malt news

The Brewing Diary and Hardware Improvements from OTB to EB1

Patrick Layer
March 29th, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Fans,Greetings from Utrecht and while the beer from our collabs fest is currently fermenting (and ready to be tested by an international jury on the beginning of April (6-8) soon), we also made some further hardware and brew progress in the last couple of weeks tha...

Collabs 1 news

Testing Time-lapse and Brewery Collabs

Patrick Layer
March 15th, 2018 Comments

Hi Minibrew friends!While we were busy testing and brewing with the OTBs that arrived around a month ago in our office a lot of interesting things happened.In short, we were busy with the design of the mashing filters, started development of ingredient packages and we also hav...

Backer Steffen news

The invasion of the MiniBrew OTB's & DFA Design for Assembly

Patrick Layer
February 22nd, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Friends,Cold but sunny greetings from out of the Netherlands.Great news the whole team is back in our office with some new presents from our factory. An invasion of 5 new MiniBrew machines and an additional 18 kegs landed in Europe. (See below some more information... Read more

Olivier, Bart, Ko & the missing Steven in the picture send their greets :) news

Test & Tooling - Meet our Men of Steel

Patrick Layer
February 15th, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Fans,We have some good news to share with you. We are making some great progress over at our factory partner in China! Half of our hardware team (the men of steel) is currently visiting the factory and testing the first MiniBrews made from our tools! image ...

happy new year news

Hoppy Brew Year 2018

February 1st, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Friends,Happy New Year from the whole MiniBrew team! We hope you enjoyed these seasonal holidays with your loved ones and arrived safely as well as relaxed into the new year.Here we go it's 2018 and therefore we cannot wait until MiniBrew finally hits your kitchen ...

pantone109 news

Meet “Pantone 109”

February 1st, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Friends!Last weeks during Christmas and NYE, the team worked hard to get all materials ready for the first assembly of 76 units in total.We’re stoked it’s coming together and we are happy to introduce you to “Pantone 109” - the first OTB produced MiniBrew.  (Panton... Read more

First MiniBrew OTB assembly news

Design for Manufacture | DFM

January 31st, 2018 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Friends,As we mentioned last week, we now started the assembly process of the Off-Tool-Builds (OTB), which joins the design and engineering developments to ensure that each product can be consistently manufactured at scale. All of these individual phases are focusi...

how to brew with the minibrew news

How to Brew Beer with the MiniBrew

Patrick Layer
November 17th, 2017 Comments

Hi MiniBrew Friends,As promised in the last update, we have created a speeded-up version of our brewing session on the MiniBrew, which also includes the fermentation and tapping stage. In this video, we cover in more detail how the MiniBrew works, and what is possible to do wi... Read more

MiniBrew Drinktec Booth news

MiniBrew Update October 2017

Patrick Layer
September 29th, 2017 Comments

O'Zapft is! - Hoppy Oktoberfest Greetings from Munich Hi MiniBrew Friends,We are back from the Weizen capital of the world: Munich, where we were exhibiting in a shared booth with Dupont at Drinktec. For those of you who don't know it yet, DrinkTec is the World's Leading T...

minibrew logo news

New MiniBrew CEO Edwin Blom

Patrick Layer
May 16th, 2017 Comments

Edwin Blom appointed as new MiniBrew CEO The shareholders of MiniBrew have appointed Edwin Blom as the new CEO of MiniBrew B.V. as of May 1, 2017. Edwin Blom is an all round commercial leader with a proven track record. He worked at Beiersdorf, PepsiCo, SABMiller/Grolsch and F... Read more

Minibrew_backers news

December Update
December 20th, 2016 Comments

It’s been an incredible month for us. Three different perks are completely sold out. The community is growing and we’ve done more than 30 brew tests with our beta customers and some backers who happen to be in the neighborhood. You're always welcome to swing by and brew beer w...

Minibrew beta news

MiniBrew Update August 2016

Patrick Layer
August 25th, 2016 Comments

Dear MiniBrew Friends,Greetings from sunny Utrecht. Are you ready for some hoppy news?We are back with a big update on our MiniBrew adventures. In this update we will feature the following topics:MiniBrew in ActionHardware DevelopmentBrewing TestsMiniBrew Travels the World Min... Read more

MiniBrew Campaign news

MiniBrew Update July 2016 #3

July 28th, 2016 Comments

Order Now! We’re grateful for your ongoing support and want to share a new milestone in MiniBrew Land. We are taking pre-orders on: €1950 price is limited, so be sure to claim your MiniBrew before the batch of a 1.000 machines runs out.As TechCrunch...

Nowadays, our test engineer Domagoj brews twice a day news

MiniBrew Update July 2016 #2

July 26th, 2016 Comments

Hope you're enjoying the summer.We’re back with another update regarding the status of our development, manufacturing and new website that is coming. Sit back, take a beer and 5 min to read the full update. We’ve a lot of things to share. And big news. In this update we’ll div...

MiniBrew Beta news

MiniBrew Update July 2016

Patrick Layer
July 11th, 2016 Comments

MiniBrew Game Plan For The Summer, MiniBrew Beta Just want to share our game plan for the summer. We’re putting together a lot of moving parts and we've made a tremendous amount of progress, which makes us very happy. MiniBrew Beta On June 26th, we had a fantastic moment, we s... Read more

MiniBrew Discovery App Questionnaire news

MiniBrew Update June 2016

Patrick Layer
June 3rd, 2016 Comments

Hardware update, MiniBrew Discovery App and more June is here. It’s show time at MiniBrew HQ. We’re firing up the power to get your MiniBrew in your kitchen, office or even restaurant. We've finally gotten all the parts for the BETA machine and are putting them together as we...

MiniBrew CAD 3D news

MiniBrew Update May 2016

Patrick Layer
May 10th, 2016 Comments

Malt Color Test, Hardware 3D CAD, User Interface update and more It’s going well in MiniBrew land, we’ve made huge progress on hardware engineering.Currently, we’re working hard evaluating each individual component. Our hardware engineers on the project spent a large amount of...

Hop Unit news

MiniBrew Update March 2016

Patrick Layer
March 23rd, 2016 Comments

Status update and schedule Just wanted to share our game plan for the upcoming months. We will continue to post our updates on Indiegogo campaign campaign (and automatically) inform you by email too. With our efforts focused on coordinating a lot of moving pieces, we want to d... Read more

MiniBrew Mashtun news

MiniBrew Update February 2016

Patrick Layer
February 1st, 2016 Comments

Making Progress Thank you for believing in MiniBrew.As supporter, you helped us create the first truly all-in-one compact brewing system. No additional equipment is needed to brew. Your support helped us introduce this product and experience faster than a small startup normall...

MiniBrew Design news

MiniBrew Update November 2015 #4

Patrick Layer
November 29th, 2015 Comments

Difference between MiniBrew and Pico Hi all,Lately, we’ve received more questions about the difference between Pico and MiniBrew. We just want to highlight the big difference:Minibrew is the first truly all-in-one system. One thing that Pico doesn’t show you at the top of the ...

Minibrew Glass news

MiniBrew Update November 2015 #3

Patrick Layer
November 16th, 2015 Comments

WE ARE FUNDED image MiniBrew team Indiegogo image_footer MiniBrew team Huge thanks– here at headquarters we thought MINBREW was pretty cool, but had NO IDEA that we were going to break $100,000.To continue supporting our awesome product, please share a link t... Read more

the company news

MiniBrew Update November 2015 #2

Patrick Layer
November 10th, 2015 Comments

Indiegogo Goal Reached Thanks a lot – here at headquarters we thought MINBREW was pretty cool, but had NO IDEA that we were going to break $100,000 since launching. Let's try to break $125,000 mark. image MiniBrew Limited pricing offer image_footer MiniBrew Li...

MiniBrew Hardware Kitchen news

MiniBrew Update November 2015 #1

Patrick Layer
November 1st, 2015 Comments

Indiegogo campaign news image MiniBrew Indiegogo image_footer MiniBrew Indiegogo Campaign Thank you so much for your support! It's been an exciting week, and it feels great. We know from your comments and messages that a lot of you are eagerly waiting for thi...

MiniBrew Indiegogo news

MiniBrew Update October 2015 #5

Patrick Layer
October 30th, 2015 Comments

Indiegogo Early Bird image MiniBrew Indiegogo image_footer MiniBrew Indiegogo Campaign We have launched our beer brewing machine MINIBREW on IndieGoGo and are now taking pre-orders. The $1850 pricing is limited, so be sure to claim yours before they run out!T... Read more

MiniBrew Limited pricing offer news

MiniBrew Update October 2015 #4

Patrick Layer
October 30th, 2015 Comments

Pre-order Your MiniBrew Now! Thank you so much for your support! It's been an exciting week, and it feels great. We know from your comments and messages that a lot of you are eagerly waiting for this - the first all-in-one brewing machine that actually makes the beers you want...

MiniBrew Indiegogo campaign news

MiniBrew Update October 2015 #2

Patrick Layer
October 20th, 2015 Comments

Indiegogo Campaign Launch image MiniBrew Indiegogo campaign image_footer MiniBrew Indiegogo campaign On Wednesday 21th at 4pm (CEST) 10am (EDT) 2015, our Indiegogo campaign goes live.To thank you for your support of MINIBREW, we are happy to announce that the...

MiniBrew Indiegogo news

MiniBrew Update October 2015 #1

Patrick Layer
October 1st, 2015 Comments

Indiegogo Campaign Announcement image MiniBrew Indiegogo image_footer MiniBrew Indiegogo campaign Nothing beats the joy of sipping and sharing your own crafted beers. We’re thrilled to announce that on October 21st, we’re launching MINIBREW® on crowdfunding s... Read more

MiniBrew Design news

MiniBrew Update September 2015

Patrick Layer
September 1st, 2015 Comments

Accenture Awards Nominee & Pre-order date coming soon This last couple of weeks have been super exciting for MiniBrew. There are some amazing successes to celebrate. MiniBrew has been nominated for the “Blauwe Tulip” at the Accenture Innovation Awards. To have our work and...

MiniBrew Office Outside Utrecht news

MiniBrew Update August 2015

Patrick Layer
August 1st, 2015 Comments

First steps prototype, new team members and new office It’s hard to believe that earlier this summer we launched our prototype at Techcrunch where MiniBrew received an overwhelming response. We’ve already received over one thousand pre-orders from beer lovers around the world....

MiniBrew Design news

MiniBrew Update June 2015

Patrick Layer
June 1st, 2015 Comments

Prototypes & new design Fellow beer friend,All we can say is WOW, thanks for your support. We hope you’re having fun in discovering great tastes.We want to give you an update about our hardware journey. In the last 8 months, we’ve developed 3 different prototypes to simpli... Read more

MiniBrew Prototype 03 news

MiniBrew Update May 2015

Patrick Layer
May 1st, 2015 Comments

We interrupt your regularly scheduled agenda to announce awesome news:Thank you so much for voting and supporting us. We’re selected to pitch our story on Friday April 24th around 10.10am at TNW Conference. Read the confirmation here.If you would like to learn more about our s...

Project Brewing news

MiniBrew Update April 2015

Patrick Layer
April 1st, 2015 Comments

Project brewing + we need your VOTE Today marks the moment you have all been waiting for… After many conversations, we are delighted to share our third working prototype: The world’s first all-in-one, small batch brewing machine, our pride and joy, MiniBrew! Imagine brewing be...

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