Think of “The Pico” as Keurig K-Cup meets beer-making machine. This desktop device is basically a fully-automatic solution for brewing your own quality craft beers right from the comfort of home, thanks to the award-winning Zymatic brewer technology. It uses ready-to-brew PicoPaks ingredient kits – currently available from over 50 breweries – to brew you a fresh batch of beer in approximately 2-hours. Though you’ll have to add 5-7 days to ferment a 5L mini-keg, it does give you the opportunity to enjoy a different beer every week with enough preparation. Continue reading for another video and more information.
“You’ll insert a pod of ingredients and brew it like you would a coffee, but you’ll then add a specially formulated yeast and allow it to sit for a week to ferment. That’s basically it; it’s that simple. Best of all, you’re not limited to your own imagination when it comes to the beer you’re brewing, as the company behind the brewer has partnered up with various brewers around the U.S. to bring their beer into your home,” said Hi Consumption.