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Posted in thread: Hops in South on 08-23-2015 at 03:36 AM
I've got tons of hops on my bines. New growth keeps emerging on lateral branches and each of
these shows signs of more hops. Not all the hops are growing in dense clusters like I'm seeing
online but I...
Posted in thread: Hops in South on 08-21-2015 at 03:37 AM
Not sure if OP is returning but here are some photos of what I've managed this year. Two first
year Cascades.I planted them sometime in late March or early April.April 18, 2015: 25, 2015:
8, 3025: ...
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Posted in thread: Hops in South on 08-11-2015 at 01:59 PM
I live in the south and planted my two Cascade rhizomes this past Spring and they're growing
like wildfire. My lower leaves have been turning yellow/brown as they fall off the lower woody
portion of t...
Posted in thread: Help identifying these bines on 04-22-2015 at 03:44 PM
It is nearly impossible to identify hops varieties by their leaves. Each variety has very
similar leaves. I've had 3 varieties growing for years and I can't tell them until they produce
cones. Hops pl...
Posted in thread: Help identifying these bines on 04-18-2015 at 06:29 PM
My cascade looks like the top picture, don't know about the lower, none of mine have a solid
leaf.Dang it...Bottom pic almost looks like blackberry bush lolThat would suck...
Posted in thread: Help identifying these bines on 04-18-2015 at 04:48 PM
I ordered two Cascade hop rhizomes from a supplier and planted them (first time growing hops).
The photos below show the bines I'm getting so far. The leaves from the two plants appear to be
Posted in thread: NB's Cascade Mountains West Coast Imperial IPA - Green, Infected or Bad? on 03-03-2015 at 04:31 PM
I just bottled this beer 3 days ago.....and now I'm thinking it's gonna suck just based off the
hop description. I made a 3qt starter, hopefully I don't have a yeast count issue. I did have
Posted in thread: NB's Cascade Mountains West Coast Imperial IPA - Green, Infected or Bad? on 03-03-2015 at 04:25 PM
I am very familiar with the use of steeping grains. You wrote "1 oz Summit (FWH - add to kettle
along with steeping grains. Total boil time is 60 minutes)" which implies that you may have
boiled them ...
Posted in thread: NB's Cascade Mountains West Coast Imperial IPA - Green, Infected or Bad? on 03-02-2015 at 09:17 PM
Plenty of decent commercial beers use corn sugar with no negative effects. Particularly West
Coast IPAs where the goal is to add gravity without adding more malt to dry out the beer. Pliny