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Old 03-30-2011, 10:50 PM   #1
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Default Nelson Sauvin hops--where to buy?!?!

I am looking for a supplier of Nelson Sauvin hops. Interested in brewing a Widmer Bros Drifter Pale clone, and I believe that these hops are what gives it its unique flavor and character, so I am not interested in looking for an alternative yet. Anyone know where I can get some of these?
In case I am unsuccessful in locating a source, anyone have a preferred alternative?

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Old 03-31-2011, 12:44 AM   #2
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I really don't think there is anything quite like it...and yes I've been wanting a pound of them for a while now. No luck so far.

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Old 03-31-2011, 01:22 AM   #3
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I use these all the time, but they're pretty much out for now from what I understand. I buy a bunch every time they're released, but haven't found any in a few months.
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Old 03-31-2011, 01:47 AM   #4
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Yeah last time i got them from Northern Brewer. But they are few and far between currently.
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Old 03-31-2011, 03:48 AM   #5
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I just picked up two ounces at my LHBS It's the only place I'm aware of that still has any.

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