Homebrew supply store to open in Mt. Pleasant

      MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- Do-it-yourself brewing enthusiasts will soon have a new business to buy their supplies.{}

      Yeast -{}Everything Homebrew is set to open its Belle Station Boulevard doors Saturday, Feb. 1. It will be open six days a week for people who enjoy brewing their own beer, wine, cider, soda, and mead.{}

      The shop's owner, Peter Kinslow, said he had been happily brewing his own brews for years, but quit when he moved to the Lowcountry because the area lacked a place to buy supplies.{}

      But a layoff renewed his interest in homebrewing, and that's how Yeast -{}Everything Homebrew was born.{}

      "The craft beer scene has explodedin Charleston over the last 5 years and it's only natural that the homebrewinghobbyist has grown as well. It's really the perfect time for a dedicated homebrewsupply shop here in the Lowcountry," he said.{}

      The shop will offer brewers kits to brew as well as a selection of malts, grains, hops, {}and yeast. Kinslow will also have a selection of books for people looking for brewing inspiration.{}

      Kinslow is also making plans to offer classes to teach homebrewing techniques.{}

      Yeast- Everything Homebrew is located in the Belle Station Shopping Center off of LongPoint Road behind Sonic in Mt. Pleasant. Business hours will be 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.{}Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday,{}noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, and{}closed on Wednesdays.