Making beer at house is about to get so much simpler. Hopsy, a direct-to-consumer draft beer service, introduced that it’s making a brand new residence draft beer machine. The most effective half: It matches proper in your countertop like every other kitchen equipment. The Sub Compact, designed with German kitchen equipment producer Krups, shall be about as straightforward to make use of as a Keurig machine however offers you rather more of a buzz.
The Sub Compact — a follow-up to Krups and Hopsy’s earlier staff up that produced the Sub Dwelling Beer Dispenser — is suitable with two-liter mini-kegs, every of which may maintain about 67 ounces of beer. Hopsy considers that to be about six servings. The brews shall be offered by “award-winning breweries” so you’ll be able to anticipate some high-quality drinks out of your machine. The beer chills within the keg at 35.6 levels and stays contemporary for about two weeks as soon as it has been tapped.
Hopsy’s at-home kegerator is designed to be about as easy to make use of as doable. It’s primarily simply plug-and-play. Place the mini-keg within the equipment, put the bathtub by means of the faucet, shut the door and pull the deal with. That’s all there’s to it. There isn’t any want for CO2 cartridges or extra upkeep to function the machine, and Sub Compact contains its personal refrigeration system to maintain beer contemporary and secure.
“The most recent in on-demand faucet beer know-how, the Sub Compact is an important countertop equipment for any beer drinker. It builds upon our authentic idea, however amazingly takes up 30 % much less house. Now we are able to serve up faucet beer for the house, workplace or anyplace within the smallest, most elegant type issue in the marketplace,” Sebastien Tron, Hopsy’s founder and CEO, mentioned in an announcement. “For beer aficionados and informal drinkers, the Sub Compact brings the very best style and expertise into the house with a rotation of beers advisable for you based mostly in your preferences, together with IPAs, crafts, lagers, and imports.”
The Sub Compact is already accessible for pre-order from Hopsy and early adopters will get pleasure from a big low cost on the machine. The countertop kegerator could be pre-ordered for $150, a 50 % financial savings off the retail value. When it hits retail, the machine will bounce as much as $300. Mini-kegs for the Sub Compact could be had for $15 and up.