Make: Live airs tonight! Don’t miss our brewing episode where guests Diane Gilleland and John Park show us how to roast and brew coffee, DIY style. Douglas Amport and John LaPolla from City Brewshop stop by to teach us how to make beer and take your questions. We’ll also have special deals and giveaways for you makers in the live audience:

Make: Live 08 – Brewing Beer and Coffee
Wednesday May 11th, 9pm ET/6pm PT
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Featuring the lovely and talented:

Beer Brewing – Douglas Amport and John LaPolla of City Brewshop

Brewing experts Douglas Amport and John LaPolla from City Brewshop demonstrate home beer brewing from start to finish with their own recipe for a heavily-hopped India pale ale, filmed at hackerspace NYC Resistor. Douglas and James will also be in studio to answer your questions live. We also have a surprise in store for all you electronic brew geeks.


Coffee Contraptions – John Park

Make: television host and espresso maven John Edgar Park checks in to give us a tour of his siphon brew apparatus, among other eccentric tools of the brew. New CRAFT editor-in-chief Diane Gilleland calls in to show us her popcorn popper bean-roasting method.