If you are a craft beer lover and you haven’t downloaded Untapped, you should consider it. But it shouldn’t be the only app you use while enjoying your favorite craft beer. There are several other craft beer friendly apps out there that deserve a look as you prepare for National Craft Beer Week. Here are our 8 favorites:
|Brew Guru (Android, iOS)
The official app of the American Homebrewers Association, who encourages you to “follow the path to good beer”. This app is designed for beer lovers and homebrewers alike. It has recipes, money-saving deals and info on local breweries and home supply shops.
|BJCP Styles (Android, iOS, Windows)
Whether you’re training in the official Beer Judge Certification Program or just want to be better at describing craft beer styles, this app is a great help. This app includes the latest style database, so, if you put in the time with BJCP Styles you’ll be a pro beer judge in no time!
|Fiz: Brewery Management Game (Android, iOS)
Think you have what it takes to run your own brewery? Test your skills with Fiz to see if you can grow a brewery from your garage to a master brewery. Fun 8bit graphics and plenty of challenges along the way. Check out this video to learn more.
Doing a beer tour around the world? Pivo shows you how to order a beer in 59 different languages. It even includes the phonetic pronunciations to make sure you get it right.
|TapHunter (Android, iOS)
Never miss out on your favorite seasonal craft beer again when you use TapHunter. This app sends you alerts when your favorite kegs are tapped and where to find them. You can also use TapHunter to track down great local breweries and get updates on events.
|Brewery Passport (Android, iOS)
Will you be traveling during National Craft Beer Week? Would you like to see if there is a craft brewery near your next destination? Brewery Passport is a great way to find craft beers and breweries. Plus, you can stamp your passport at each location you visit and leave notes about your experience for others to enjoy.
|Drizly (Android, iOS)
Sometimes you just don’t want to leave the house, but you still want to enjoy a craft beer. What to do? Drizly is here to help! This app can deliver your favorite craft brew directly to your door along with any wine or liquor you might like as well. Currently serving 70 cities across the United States and growing, hopefully Drizly will soon be available in every town. Curious if you live in one of the cities they service? Click here to find out more.
This app is for the craft brewer who wants to launch their own mobile app. BrewTribe offers some impressive features including beer lists with detail pages, reward card options, maps of where to buy and an event list so you can invite your customers to enjoy your brew. Here is a short video with more information about BrewTribe and what this impressive app can offer.