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New hop varieties in 2018

Whenever I meet craft brewers, they inevitably ask two questions. 1) What new varieties are there? 2) Do you have any experimental varieties? When I hear that I wonder if the people asking have tried every “old” variety already. On a recent trip, I asked a group of brewers that very question. In particular, I […]

What the Heck do Brewers Want?

Sorry for the delay between posts.  I have to play the harvest card.  It was crazy busy for a few weeks.  Thankfully, our hops are all being pelleted now so another milestone passed.  I also just returned from Philadelphia and the Craft Supply Conference.  I gave a frank presentation about trends for the US hop […]