Originally Posted by highgravitybacon
Don't buy in bulk unless you either hop the **** out of your beer the day you open the pack or like fishstick and deer steak dry hop ipa. I have about 8oz of peas and carrots cascade now.
Ziplock and freezer will not work. I buy little pouches of four oz or less now. I don't own a foodsaver.
I use the heavy ziploc freezer bags and straw method and have never noticed any "freezer flavors" being picked up by the hops. I do get pellet hops, so maybe leaf is more susceptible to this.
Screw it, Lets brew it
Primary 1- BM's Cream of three crops.
Primary 2- Paleface Scalper
Primary 3- Monks Reward (Kreuzberg)
Kegged - Honey Badger, Heady topper clone 1, Indian Paleface Scalper
Bottled- Skeptical Dog winter Lager, Hell's Belgian, Old Dutch Hiefer Hefe,Aphlewein, Chocolate Thunder porter, Jacked up lantern