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Old 07-12-2014, 09:35 PM   #1
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How can you if the hops we grow are aromatic or flavorful ?

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Old 07-12-2014, 10:11 PM   #2
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Depends on the variety.

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And the average AA of said variety.

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What is AA?

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Alpha acid. Generally the higher the AA, the more bitter they are.

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_hop_varieties

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What variety are they?

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