Paterson Do it Best: Winemaking and Home Brewing Supply Store

Winemaking and Home Brewing Supply Store

Paterson Do it Best is your Northeast Indiana expert wine and beer making supply store. We offer a full line of Winexpert juice kits including Eclipse, Selection, World Vineyard, and Island Mist kits. We also carry everything you need to make your own homemade wine from your own fruits, vegetables, and more. From start to finish we have the experience to help you create your own wine. We are the winemaking and beer making destination for the Fort Wayne, Indiana area! Open 7 days a week in New Haven, Indiana, Paterson Do it Best carries all your wine and beer making supplies, equipment, accessories, and more. Scroll down for a list of our inventory. We are your New Haven and Fort Wayne area supply store for beginners to experienced winemakers. Our expert staff is here to help! Fort Wayne area winemakers have trusted Paterson's expert advice for years. We carry an excellent selection of home beer making equipment and supplies. From preassembled Brewer's Best kits to all the supplies you need to craft your own homemade beer.  Winemaking  and beer making make for a great hobby year round. Come check us out at Paterson Do it Best in New Haven, Indiana!

Want to know more about our wine and beer making supplies, or recieve news and specials offers via e-mail? Feel free to call us any time 260-493-2111 or scroll to the bottom of the page and fill out the "Contact Us" form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Winexpert Juice Kits

Winexpert  Juice Kits

Craft Beer Making Supplies

Craft Beer Making Supplies

Bottling Supplies

Bottling Supplies

Winemaking Equipment and Supplies

Winemaking Equipment and Supplies

We are your winemaking and beer making experts for the Fort Wayne and Northeast Indiana area. Our knowledgeable staff is available 7 days a week to answer your home brewing questions. Located in New Haven, Indiana and just a short drive from Fort Wayne, Indiana. Customers come from all over Northeast Indiana and Northwest Ohio for our outstanding selection of home beer making and winemaking supplies and expertise. Winemaking has never been easier with our great selection of supplies, equipment, and expert advice! Come visit us today and found out how easy and enjoyable to is to make your very own wine or beer in the comfort of your home.


Eclipse $$$$$

  • Ready to bottle in about 2 months
  • Ideal drinking 6-12 months after bottling
  • Country and/or region specific juice
  • Pronounced varietal character and structure
  • Sweetness: Dry to Off-Dry
  • Oak: None, Medium, or Heavy
  • Body: Medium to Full
  • Alcohol %: 11-15%
  • Makes one 6 Gallon Batch
  • Select Eclipse kits contain grape skins

Selection $$$$

  • Ready to bottle in 4-6 weeks
  • Ideal drinking 3-6 months after bottling
  • Country specific juice
  • Sweetness: Dry to Medium Dry
  • Oak: None to Heavy
  • Body: Light Medium to Full
  • Alcohol %: 11.5-14%
  • Makes One 6 Gallon Batch
World Vineyard

World Vineyard $$$

  • Ready to bottle in 4-6 weeks
  • Ideal drinking 3-6 months after bottling
  • Country specific juice
  • Sweetness: Dry to Sweet
  • Oak: None to Heavy
  • Body: Light to Medium-Full
  • Alcohol %: 8.5-13.5%
  • Makes one 6 gallon batch
Vintner's Reserve

Vintner's Reserve $$

  • Ready to bottle in about one month
  • Ideal drinking 3 months after bottling
  • Subtle flavors and aromas
  • Sweetness: Dry to Medium-Dry
  • Oak: None to Heavy
  • Body: Light-Medium to Medium
  • Alcohol %: 12-13.5%
  • Makes one 6 gallon batch
Speciale Kits

Special Kits $$$

  • Ready to bottle in about 6 weeks
  • Ideal drinking 3-6 months after bottling
  • Delicious flavors, aromas, and complexity
  • Dessert Wines
  • Sweetness: Sweet
  • Oak: None to Medium
  • Body: Medium-Full to Full
  • Alcohol%: 13-17%
  • Makes one 3 gallon batch
Island Mist

Island Mist $

  • Ready to bottle in about one month
  • Ideal drinking after bottling
  • Delicious alternative to everyday wines and wine coolers.
  • Combined flavors or distinctive varietal wines and full fruit flavors
  • Sweetness: Sweet
  • Makes one 6 gallon batch
Limited Edition Kits

Limited Edition Kits

Throughout the year we offer opportunities to order Limited Edition wine kits offered by LD Carlson. These are unique specialty wines offered either one time only or seasonally. If you would like to recieve info on availability and types of Limited Edition kits feel free to call us (260)493-2111 and we will add you to our winemakers email list. 

Irish Stout Kit

Brewer's Best kits contain everything you need to craft your best brew! We are your Fort Wayne destination with over 30 kits available in store. Craft beer making is easier than ever with these simple ingredient kits.

Cider House Select kits

Cider House Select kits make it easy to create your own homemade hard ciders.

Equipment Stocked

  • Beginners Equpiment Kits
  • Primary Buckets & Lids
  • Glass Carboys
  • Plastic Carboys
  • Carboy Shield
  • Carboy Handle
  • Carboy Brush
  • Rubber Stoppers
  • Air Locks
  • Siphon Hose
  • Auto Siphon
  • Hydrometer
  • Test Jars
  • Wine Thief
  • Mixing Paddle
  • Mix Stir
  • Racking Tube
  • Bottles
  • Bottle Tree
  • Bottle Rinser
  • Bottle Brush
  • Bottle Filler
  • Corks
  • Twin Lever Corker
  • Bench Corker
  • Floor Corker
  • Bottle Labels
  • Shrink Capsules
  • Straining Bags
  • Vinometer
  • Acid Test Kit
  • Bottle Racks
  • Suplhite Test Kit
  • Thermometers
  • Wine Filters

Supplies Stocked

  • Over 70 Varieties of Winexpert Juice Kits
  • 15 Varieties of Vintner's Harvest Fruit Base
  • All Natural Fruit Flavorings
  • Wine Conditioner
  • Chemicals
  • Sanitizers
  • Clarifiers
  • Yeast
  • Oak Chips
  • Wine Books
  • Recipe Books


  • Fruit Press 
  • Shrink Capsule Heater
  • Floor Corker

Beer Making Supplies and Equipment

  • Beginners Equipment Kits
  • 25 Varieties of Brewer's Best Kits
  • Dry Malt Extract
  • Malt Extract Syrup
  • Grains
  • Grain Bags
  • Hops
  • Hop Bags
  • Bottles
  • Bottle Caps
  • Bottle Capper
  • Boiling Kettles
  • Fermenting Bucket
  • Corn Sugar
  • Carbonation Drops
  • Chiller

Paterson Do it Best Hardware has been serving the New Haven, Indiana area since 1977! We are committed to providing top notch customer service and great products to the greater Fort Wayne area and the communities of Allen CountyAdams CountyDekalb CountyWells CountyWhitley County, and Huntington County of Northeast Indiana as well as Paulding County and Van Wert County of Ohio. We offer over 67,000 items through our warehouse that can be shipped to your door, or to our store! Fort Wayne is home to many great attractions including the Fort Wayne Tincaps, the Fort Wayne KometsMuseumParks, and more.