Peel back the hop’s leafy layers and take a deep breath. Nature’s complexity and personality comes alive as your senses are filled with the possibilities of hops brewed to perfection. … Read More
Last week, the American Hop Convention, organized by the Hop Growers of America, brought hop growers, merchants, researchers and craft brewers together in one room to talk hop demand, hand … Read More
As hop variety trends continue to ebb and flow, and brewers are continually finding innovative ways to use hop varieties — old and new. With bold names like Falconer’s Flight and Seven Seas, the latest hops are ushering in a new round of creativity. Meanwhile, traditional go-to hops such as Centennial and Cascade are being used creatively in boundary-breaking brews.
Since the 1930s, Oregon State University (OSU) has been a hot spot for hop research in North America. The U.S. government, OSU and some very talented minds have literally generated millions … Read More