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Old 04-08-2011, 10:58 PM   #1
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So I'm interested in doing a lot of brewing, I started brewing from extract. And am now into doing a partial mash and have tried some Cascade hops, and that Amber ale turned out great... So my question is...

What are your Favorite Hops and why so?



 
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Old 04-09-2011, 01:22 AM   #2
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That's going to depend on the brew. I'm into American Ales and American Brown Ales right now so I'm using Cascade and Amarillo.
If I'm making an Irish Stout, it's probably Kent Goldings.

Narrow down the type of brew and you'll probably get more answers.



 
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Old 04-09-2011, 01:26 AM   #3
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I prefer english and noble hops. but i prefer english/irish/scottish/german/belgian beers.


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saaz
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Old 04-09-2011, 01:33 AM   #4

1. Simcoe.
2. Tastes good.

 
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Old 04-09-2011, 01:38 AM   #5
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Simcoe Simcoe Simcoe

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Old 04-09-2011, 01:56 AM   #6
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1. Centennial
2. Fuggles
3. Amarillo
4. Cascades
5. Williamette

Keep these on hand and you can cover a lot of the styles I like to drink at least

 
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Old 04-09-2011, 02:00 AM   #7

Sorachi Ace, Simcoe, Nugget, Saaz, And Citra. Love 'em!

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Old 04-09-2011, 02:01 AM   #8
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The Santiam I will be growing myself this year.

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Old 04-09-2011, 02:02 AM   #9
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Centennial
willamette
hallertau
saaz
kent goldings

 
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Old 04-09-2011, 02:46 AM   #10
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Hallertau...something about that funk smell that I just love.



 
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