Come enter the BrewHardware Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Hops Growing > Predicting the harvest
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-30-2010, 10:48 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Minneapolis MN
Posts: 784
Liked 11 Times on 10 Posts

Default Predicting the harvest

I've got a golding and a centennial growing and I've just noticed the hop buds coming out over the last couple weeks. They are still pretty small and not ready to be picked yet, but I want to try my hand at a "fresh hop" ale since this will be one of the only times I have fresh hops available to me. One of my fermenters is also about to be freed up and I am ready to brew again, but I want to make sure I won't need it in a week or so for my fresh hop ale.

Once the buds start showing up, how long does it typically take before they are ready to harvest and brew?

dummkauf is offline
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 07-31-2010, 08:04 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Marietta, OHIO
Posts: 165
Likes Given: 1


You'll probably be able to brew something else ferment it completely out and still have time to wait on the hops.

addis29 is offline
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HP HARVEST IPA a HIT cheezydemon3 Hops Growing 7 08-22-2011 02:26 PM
Predicting the harvest? dummkauf Hops Growing 1 06-04-2010 05:26 AM
My Harvest Ale Battery_BreweryNJ Hops Growing 2 09-30-2008 03:27 AM
After the Harvest? Gabe Hops Growing 1 08-20-2008 06:15 AM
First Harvest GilaMinumBeer Hops Growing 26 08-02-2008 01:17 AM

Newest Threads