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Hallertau US Hops

Try out this German hop variety in your next German brew... this hop variety is not to be confused with the original Hallertauer Mittelfruh, or the other German varieties like
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Golding (US) Hops

Not to be confused with the original Kent Golding hops originated in England... the US variety is grown in Oregon and Washington state and it's also known as Canterbury Golding... This
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Simcoe Hops

How about a nice dose of simcoe hops to bitter up your American Ales... although used mostly for bittering, a growing number of brewers are using this variety for its
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Bittering VS Aroma Hops

Low Alpha Acid hops are good, high alpha acid hops not so much... blah, blah... ... are high alpha acid hops really only good for bittering? I don't think so... I learned
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Fuggle UK Hops

Not to be confused with Fuggle US... This is per se the original hop grown by Mr. Richard Fuggle in 1875, which was later taken to the US (grown in
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Fuggle US Hops

Another great hop grown in the Northwest... not originally from there, just grown there... the hop is actually from England and was selected by Mr. Richard Fuggle in 1861... some
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Home Brew Malt Germination

Barley is the primary ingredient of beer and pretty much all malts are derived from this one single grain... there are of course some exceptions like wheat and rye malt
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First Gold UK Hops

One of England's most promising hop varieties for it's aromatic properties is the First Gold UK hop variety. This is a very similar hop compared with Kent Golding, which has
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Crystal Hops

Talk about giving your beer some pungent mild, spicy and flowery Aroma... just drop some Crystal hops into your beer towards the end of the boil or dry hop and