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Great Hop shop

January 1970

i ordered a 45ltr mash tun and floating thermometer on the friday morning at 8am, it was in my hands by monday lunchtime, unlike another homebrew supplier who although the order was made at the same

Jed Todd

Excellent service.

January 1970

This shop never fails to give the best in service.

Steve Wilson

Excellent Customer Service

January 1970

I recently purchased some Isinglass and Auxiliary Finings and mentioned that I needed the items urgently, as my brew was already in the Fermentation vessel before I realised I didn't have enough. Not

Ed Matts

Great hopshop

January 1970

Never have any problem with this firm I will never go to anywhere els Keep going it’s nice to have some one reliable Thanks rosemarie

Rosemarie Fletcher

Full marks again!

January 1970

Latest delivery arrived on time. Very well packaged, all products have long shelf lives. Friendly efficient service as always from the Hop Shop. Well done!

Ian Neilson

Chris Hobday

January 1970

How did we do? Very well is my view, you reacted very promptly, kept me fully informed as to order progress throughout and the order was delivered exactly when you said it would. The order is com

Chris Hobday

Another quick turnaroud

January 1970

I cannot stress enough how pleased I am with every order that I have placed over the past few years.Rapid response and sometimes the order has even arrived within 24 hours. A pleasure to order from

Roland Easdale


January 1970

Everything ordered arrived in the same box on the day when I was advised that it would - brilliant in itself. The packaging was beyond even my standard and I'm known for my (excess) use of packing ta

Roy Buffery

Very good service!

January 1970

Very prompt service thank you. Your package arrived a few days ago. I ordered yeast again from you as my last sachet of yeast was four years out of date and I wanted to add it to my elderberry wine,

Isabelle Robinson

Top Notch!

January 1970

Many thanks! Your service is, and has always been, top notch! All the best. Ugur

Ugur Erdal


January 1970

hop shop fantastic as always


Excellent prompt delivery as always, never fail.

January 1970

Excellent prompt delivery as always, never fail.


Brilliant Shop

January 1970

We are blessed to have such a fantastic shop in Plymouth, which provides only very well-stocked, current and high-quality products. Supremely knowledgeable staff who not only work hard to provide an


Very happy.

January 1970

Bought a Bulldog Brewer and some grain which arrived the next day. Great service and communication. Highly recommended.



January 1970

Never had any problem Great service can not fault Princess 👸🏼 rosemarie 😍

Rosemarie Fletcher

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What we offer

Our specialist home brew shop was established over 40 years ago in Plymouth.

This website shows most of the brewing and wine making items we stock which are available either in the shop or online, feel free to enquire for items not seen on

Our wide range of homebrew kits includes those to brew bitters, pale ales, brown ales, ciders, lagers, porters and stouts manufactured by or for American Craft, Better brew, Black rock, Brewferm, Brewmaker, Brupaks, Bulldog Brews, Burton Bridge, Coopers, Cordon Brew, Festival, Geordie, John Bull, Muntons, On the Rocks, Samsons, St. Peter's, Tom Caxton, Woodforde's, and Young's.

Our home brewing ingredients section contains hops, grain, malt extract and yeast.

Check out the equipment section if you want a barrel, boiler, bottle capper, gas burner, grain mill, mash tun, pH meter or thermometer.

Suppliers include Brupaks, Latstock, Stevenson Reeves, Thorne Electrim and Weltonhurst.

We stock wine making kits from Beaverdale, BelVino, Butlers, Carafe, Cellar 7, Solomon Grundy, Australian Blend, Kenridge, and Winexpert (Selection and Vintners Reserve).

Acids, dried flowers, fruit, nutrient, sterilizers and yeast are all in the winemaking ingredients section and for a bucket, corker, fermenter, filter, fruit press, heater, steam juicer, straining bag or Rumtopf look in our winemaking equipment section.

Here our suppliers include Buon Vino, Ferrari, Harris, Vigo and Young's.

If it's a home brew starter kit you want we have a choice for both wine and beer as well ciders & liqueurs plus a range of books on making beers, wines and liqueurs at home.

With our service first goal, optimised stocks for maximum freshness and the expertise to advise check us out.

Our online payments are handled by Sagepay.

News Feed

Flowers Wine Apr 17, 2018

Use flowers, the scent, the taste to create wonderful wines from scratch that will improve over time - check out our recipes... Read More

Elderflower Apr 16, 2018

Quintissential British fragrance graces many drinks, ferment using Gervin 3 & follow our recipe under the recipes tab.... Read More

Starter Bundle Nov 26, 2017

All the beer + the equipment you need: Read More


Generally, orders are dispatched within 2 (non week-end) working days of receipt subject to the availability of supply to us.

If there is going to be a delay in dispatch we contact you.

We only take payment when the goods are ready to be processed.

You may therefore alter items ordered prior to dispatch & request variation of instructions.

Please note : Channel Islands deliveries are not included in standard UK Shipping.


Our online payments are handled by Sagepay.

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