Ss Brewing Technologies Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Extract Brewing > Nugget and Saaz hops' score!
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-28-2008, 02:09 PM   #1
Baja_Brewer
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Rhode Island
Posts: 1,927
Liked 13 Times on 11 Posts
Likes Given: 4

Default Nugget and Saaz hops' score!

I check craigslist everyday at various times to see if i can come up with any cheap equipment or...well anything! and the other day it paid off huge! I got about half a pound of hops for free because a guy was moving to the west coast and couldnt take his grains or hops with him.

Now I have about half a pound of Nugget hops pellets and Saaz pellets and leaves! I dont know the AA% but Im going to guess a median range,

Does anyone have an extract IPA recipe in which i could use one or the other??

Many thanks

__________________
Baja_Brewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-28-2008, 02:15 PM   #2
Yooper
Ale's What Cures You!
HBT_ADMIN.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Yooper's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Upper Michigan
Posts: 61,052
Liked 4462 Times on 3248 Posts
Likes Given: 868

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by khuygie88 View Post
I check craigslist everyday at various times to see if i can come up with any cheap equipment or...well anything! and the other day it paid off huge! I got about half a pound of hops for free because a guy was moving to the west coast and couldnt take his grains or hops with him.

Now I have about half a pound of Nugget hops pellets and Saaz pellets and leaves! I dont know the AA% but Im going to guess a median range,

Does anyone have an extract IPA recipe in which i could use one or the other??

Many thanks
An all nugget IPA sounds good (I think David_42 mentioned one a few days ago, and got me thinking about this), but Saaz is much better for other applications, I think. Saaz is nice in pilsners and in some other ales (my Dead Guy clone uses saaz, for example).

Good score!
__________________
Broken Leg Brewery
Giving beer a leg to stand on since 2006
Yooper is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-28-2008, 02:29 PM   #3
Baja_Brewer
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Rhode Island
Posts: 1,927
Liked 13 Times on 11 Posts
Likes Given: 4

Default

Yooper, I did some searching and I think i found what you mentioned so Im going to look at those recipes and consider them! Thanks for the heads up

I have a bunch of saaz so Ill have to find a beer that uses mostly just that!

How long do you reckon they'll last in the fridge or freezer??

__________________
Baja_Brewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-28-2008, 03:13 PM   #4
Yooper
Ale's What Cures You!
HBT_ADMIN.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Yooper's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Upper Michigan
Posts: 61,052
Liked 4462 Times on 3248 Posts
Likes Given: 868

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by khuygie88 View Post
Yooper, I did some searching and I think i found what you mentioned so Im going to look at those recipes and consider them! Thanks for the heads up

I have a bunch of saaz so Ill have to find a beer that uses mostly just that!

How long do you reckon they'll last in the fridge or freezer??
If they are in the original packaging, vacuum packed, they will last a long time in the freezer. If the are still sealed up, they will last a couple of years. If not well taken care of, they may still be fine. You can smell them and see. If they smell off, or not right, then they've gone bad.
__________________
Broken Leg Brewery
Giving beer a leg to stand on since 2006
Yooper is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale - Nugget Hops ShortSnoutBrewing For Sale 13 10-27-2009 10:06 PM
Nugget Hops MikeFlynn74 Recipes/Ingredients 22 06-04-2009 06:29 PM
Nugget hops Brandx40 Recipes/Ingredients 14 12-21-2008 01:53 AM
Help! I need Nugget Hops! gruversm Recipes/Ingredients 3 06-04-2008 06:32 PM
Nugget Hops jeffg Recipes/Ingredients 6 01-06-2007 07:32 PM