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Old 01-08-2010, 06:40 PM   #1
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Default columbus for dry hop?

we know its got great bittering properties, anybody used it for a dry hop?

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Old 01-08-2010, 06:42 PM   #2
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Yes its a great dry hop throw a few in handfulls.

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Old 01-08-2010, 06:46 PM   #3
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Yes its a great dry hop throw a few in handfulls.
haha, what kind of aroma does it give off. pine, herbal?
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I made a full columbus pale ale recentlyt and dry hopped with 2 0Z It was great! pine citrus onion resin

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It's in the cascade, centennial, amarillo, family (Called the "Big C's") if that helps.

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Forgot to mention that's got multiple names too (columbus, Tomahawk, zeus) or CTZ.

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Yes its a great dry hop throw a few in handfulls.
Only a few?

Some of the American high alpha varieties are finding a new hop in the fermenter as dry hops. While some brewers may be a bit turned off by there punch you in the face with hops characteristics, a lot of people are really enjoying what they add to the beer profile.
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Only a few?
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Well I do have really big hands so the ladies tell me
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Oh hell yeah Columbus is a great hop for dry hopping. Try it and you will love it.

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It smells like the Chronic to me.

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