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hbhudy 01-21-2013 01:41 AM

No Amarillo, Cascade, Simcoe IPA Contest Anyone
 
I have had numerous IPAs with the 3 majors hops and would like to see if anyone else would like to see about doing an IPA contest to make an IPA without Amarillo, Cascade, & Simcoe. Just thinking it is a good chance for some of us (like myself) to branch out and try some new hops and techniques. So if anyone would like to see if we can do this just extend the thread and le's get a good idea for a HomeBrewTalk contest..

Cheers
HB-Hudy

Just a footnote this would exclude falconers flight blend as well. As we would exclude all 3 of the hops mentioned.

bobbrews 01-21-2013 01:43 AM

You forgot to exclude Citra.

Amarillo, Simcoe, Citra would be the three most popular and overused.

hbhudy 01-21-2013 01:49 AM

Let's include it.. Amarillo, Simcoe, Citra, Cascade.. Anything else?? I like the idea of changing up the thoughts and getting rid of the safe idea's for 5 gallons of IPA..

+HopSpunge+ 01-21-2013 01:54 AM

I would add centenial to the list also.

hbhudy 01-21-2013 02:00 AM

Centenial it is.. Now we are up to Amarillo, Cascade, Centenial, Citra, and Simcoe.. Anything else we should include??

Beer_Eugenics 01-21-2013 02:13 AM

I make a very good IPA using only Columbus.

CityOChampBrew 01-21-2013 02:19 AM

well if you are all about handcuffing everyone why not add galaxy to your list too

benco 01-21-2013 02:24 AM

What's the point! Don't you want to make a good ipa!!!

CityOChampBrew 01-21-2013 03:37 AM

I think he is trying to see if you CAN make a good ipa without the popular hop varieties.

nukebrewer 01-21-2013 09:42 AM

I like a challenge, I'm game. Probably should add Motueka and Nelson to the exclusion list as well.


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