while waiting to add it to the boil kettle, you stick your whole face in the hop bag and inhale as long and deeply as possible!
(True story from last night with my UK Kent)
when you add Citra whole hops to your Mt. Dew because you got a jones.
There is a difference between pride and arrogance. Which do you hold in your heart?
When you sniff the co2 as its coming out of the airlock.
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you grow your own.
Or you realize that bud light forgot to add that last ingredient
When you stop caring about much hop character there is and care more about the infinite variety of intense hop characters that can exist. It's the natural evolution of the hop head.
The only thing more asinine than stupid rules is the enforcement of rules simply because they are the rules.Inhopsicated: A Beer BlogInhopsicated on Twitter
When every commercial beer you drink leaves you thinking about popping the top and dry hopping a few bottles then re caping to see if you can improve it.
Let's see if I keep this updated!
Black Butte clone
Up next.. Firestone Union Jack clone
You have seriously considered using the coffee pot and a couple ounces of hops to make "tea" during brew day
you want Cascade flavor toothpaste. and can think of 12 other people that would try it at least once.
When you only make small batches, but you buy your hops in bulk... and when your second batch, is a double dry hopped ipa 90+ibus.