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Old 09-18-2006, 06:56 PM   #11
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Do whole flower hops give a better hop aroma than pellets?

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Old 09-19-2006, 12:26 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by puravida286
Do whole flower hops give a better hop aroma than pellets?
Not necessarily. . . If you use a carboy, whole hops are a pain to get out when you are done. I've dry hopped with both, and I probably prefer pellets.
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Old 09-24-2006, 01:40 AM   #13
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Pellet hop debris is pretty fine. Is there any significant advantage to putting them into a hop bag before siphoning the beer from the primary on top of them?

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